12 Events to Shop Local: 10/10-10/15
Grethen House hosts a Zero + Maria Cornejo spring/summer 2018 trunk show this weekend at its Edina location
Courtesy Grethen House
Nicollet Makers Market: The organizers of Craftstravaganza and the Minneapolis Downtown Improvement District are behind this pop-up makers market, which features handmade goods by several local makers, including Hippy Feet’s buy-one-give-one socks, Idlewilde Fragrances, and Ballerina Botanicals Organic Skincare. The event coincides with 2 | 4 Tuesdays, a happy hour featuring street performances, fitness workshops, and drinks, with deals at Brit's, Brasa, the Local, and other bars in the area. Tuesday, Oct. 10 from noon-6 p.m. (happy hour is 4 to 6 p.m.)@ U.S. Bancorp Center, 800 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, facebook.com/pg/MinneapolisDID
Design Within Reach Semi-Annual Sale: Save 15 percent on select products during Design Within Reach’s Semi-Annual Sale at its new Galleria location and online, including classic items such as the Wishbone Chair, by Hans J. Wegner for Carl Hansen & Son, Arne Jacobsen’s iconic Egg Chair by for Fritz Hansen, the Tolix Marais Chair, and much more. Ends Oct. 15 @ Design Within Reach Galleria, 69th & France Ave., Edina, 952-920-0225, dwr.com
Patagonia Winter Gear Repair Pop-up: Get geared up for winter at this special pop-up event featuring Patagonia. Bring in your worn winter gear—from any brand including Patagonia—and have a craft cocktail creation from Tattersall Distilling while reps from Patagonia work on the repairs. Attendees can also win door prizes, receive a free winter cabin cocktail book featuring a Patagonia discount, and chat with members of the Minnesota Climbing Cooperative. Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 4-8 p.m. @ Tattersall Distilling, 1620 Central Ave. NE. #150, Minneapolis, 612-584-4152, tattersalldistilling.com
Red Wing Warehouse Sale: Save up to 70 percent on Red Wing Shoes and Red Wing Heritage products during the heritage brand's annual warehouse sale. The sale includes thousands of pairs of work boots, hunting boots, trail footwear, Red Wing Heritage boots for men and women, accessories, and more. Thursday, Oct. 12-Saturday, Oct. 14 from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. & Sunday, Oct. 15 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. @ Red Wing Plant 1, 229 Potter St., Red Wing, redwingshoes.com
Gallery Reception: Evidence of Process by Teresa Audet: Minneapolis-based woodworker Teresa Audet, known for her distinctive, handmade wooden spoons and cheese boards, will showcase her functional objects as artwork in this gallery-style exhibition. The collection of work “focuses on mindfulness and the visual representation of process and labor.” Thursday, Oct. 12 from 6-9 p.m. @ Ditch. Gallery, 400 1st Ave. N. #535, Minneapolis, 612-355-4300, ditchedit.com/gallery
Zero + Maria Cornejo Spring/Summer 2018 Trunk Show: Grethen House Edina hosts this exclusive opportunity to preview and place orders for the spring/summer 2018 collection by Zero + Maria Cornejo, the celebrated New York-based fashion label by Chilean fashion designer Maria Cornejo. Known for her timeless styles, luxe fabrics, and sculptural lines, Cornejo’s newest collection celebrates her label’s 20th anniversary by revisiting her core concepts—a sense of ease, informal fabrics, and cheerful colors. Friday, Oct. 13 & Saturday, Oct. 14 @ Grethen House Edina, 4930 France Ave. S., Edina, 952-926-8725, grethenhouse.com
Larissa Loden Jewelry's Annual Treat Yo Self Sale: Minneapolis jewelry designer Larissa Loden hosts her third annual Treat Yo Self sale at her Northeast studio. Receive 34 percent off everything in the studio and online for one day only, plus enjoy cookies and refreshments. Online code will be released on Thursday via facebook.com/larissalodenjewelry. Friday, Oct. 13 from 3-9 p.m. @ Larissa Loden Jewelry Studio, Northrup King Building, 1500 Jackson St. NE., Minneapolis, larissaloden.com
Architectural Antiques Annual Fall Sale: Give your space a touch of the one-of-a-kind, eclectic character that can only come from antique, architectural salvage during Architectural Antiques’ annual fall sale. One weekend every fall, Architectural Antiques offers store-wide markdowns of 25 to 60 percent on an ever-changing selection of original architectural antiques and learn more about history and restoration from the store’s knowledgeable staff. Friday, Oct. 13 & Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 15 from noon-5 p.m. @ Architectural Antiques, 1330 Quincy St. NE., Minneapolis, 612-332-8344, archantiques.com
Unique MPLS: Unique Markets was founded by creative director and former TV design personality Sonja Rasula as a way to bring locally made design and art to the masses while supporting small businesses. Following the inaugural edition in L.A. in 2008, the market has since expanded to host events in San Francisco, New York City, and new this year, Minneapolis. Held in conjunction with the 2017 AIGA Design Conference, Unique MPLS will showcase more than 60 indie, local designers and makers selling home goods, clothing, bath and beauty products, children’s goods, and more, plus a photo booth hosted by the Limebooth and event partner, THINX, the startup known for its period-proof organic-cotton underwear. Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. @ Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B, 1301 2nd Ave. S., Minneapolis. To attend the free event, RSVP at uniquemarkets.com.
Faribault Woolen Mill Warehouse Sale: Find the biggest deals of the year from Minnesota heritage brand Faribault Woolen Mill during its annual warehouse sale. Hosted as its mill in Faribault, Minnesota, the sale includes more than 17,000 blankets, throws, scarves, tote bags, table linens, and more, spanning discontinued and overstock items, off-season specials, and never-sold vintage items. Saturday, Oct. 14 from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. @ Faribault Woolen Mill, 1500 NW. 2nd Ave., Faribault, 507-412-5510, faribaultmill.com
Annika Jewelry Fall Presentation & Relaunch Event: View, touch, and experience the new Classics collection by Minneapolis-based brand, Annika Jewelry during this fall presentation and relaunch event For her new line, designer-maker Annika Kaplan takes her work into a new direction, with bold, highly textural pieces inspired by nature and folk traditions including one-of-a-kind gemstone earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and rings in brass, silver, and bronze. Place orders for jewelry at the event and receive complimentary shipping, plus shop a selection of skin, hair, and body care products by Minneapolis brand, Lulu Organics. Read more about the relaunch and new collection on the MNMO Style blog. Saturday, Oct. 14 from noon-4 p.m. @ Private residence in Minneapolis; email firstname.lastname@example.org for address.
Primp Warehouse Sale: Shop past summer and fall styles, all priced under $25, during Primp’s annual warehouse sale. The Minneapolis-based retailer is known for its trendy, cheap-chic women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories, regularly priced under $100. Want a chance to shop everything before the crowds? Book a styling appointment and get exclusive access on Friday night. Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. & Sunday, Oct. 15 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. plus VIP early access on Friday, Oct. 13 from 5-8 p.m. @ 1121 Jackson St. NE. #130, Minneapolis, 651-414-0091, primpyourself.com