Shopping Guide: January 27-February 2
Sales and style events not to be missed.
photo courtesy of flutter bridal boutique and posey photography
Jan 26: HDH Swim launches: Minneapolis-based designer, manufacturer, and online retailer, Hackwith Design House has launched its first hand-constructed swim line featuring 12 designs in one and two-piece suits. The simple, yet sophisticated swimwear is designed to complement beautifully unique body types. HDH swimwear is available exclusively online at hackwithdesignhouse.com.
Jan 26-31: SBG Designs Open Studio: For the first time ever SBG Designs is offering a one week open studio. Sara Beth Goldfine’s attention to detail and use of rare, vintage stones enables her to design unique and versatile jewelry that is sure to be treasured. Shop new styles or enjoy up to 60% off select winter pieces at this event. For specific hours visit facebook.com. (600 Washington Ave. N., Ste. 350, Mpls, sbgdesign.com)
Jan. 28-30: Rewind Minneapolis WTF Sale: Shop Rewind’s Wednesday, Thursday, Friday sale for vintage and contemporary clothing and accessories. Rewind is sure to not disappoint with its extensive collections of jewelry, ties, scarves, bags, shoes, and of course clothing. Everything in the store is 25% off, so hurry in. (2829 Johnson St. NE., Mpls, 612-788-9870 and 2207 Lyndale Ave. S., Mpls, 612-824-1350, rewindminneapolis.com)
Jan 30: Sarah M Holm leather goods + website launch: Clothing-and-leather-goods designer Sarah M Holm is launching her newest project: Black Spoke Leather Co. The company mixes old craft techniques with modern aesthetics to create punk-inspired, bicycle-friendly leather goods. Her first product, the Deluxe Hip Bag, is perfect size for all the necessities for a night out on the town. (blackspokeleather.com)
Jan 30: Opening Night of Nobel Creations: Inspired by the Nobel Prize: This Friday at the American Swedish Institute is the North American debut of an exhibit that originated at Stockholm’s Nobel Museum. Curator Jeannette Peterberg of the Nobel Museum and exhibit designers Victor Lind and Klara Modigh will lead a captivating discussion about the creative process of visualizing the Nobel Prize through fashion and music. Peterberg will lead behind-the-scenes tours of the exhibit on Saturday, Jan. 31 and Sunday, Feb. 1 as part of the Nordic Encounter series. (2600 Park Ave., Mpls, 612-871-4907, asimn.org)
Jan 30-31: Annual 2-Day Blowout Sale at D.NOLO: Browse through final markdowns on fall and winter merchandise from you favorite local retailers, including: House of 65, Primrose Park, TRUCE juice, and many others. Complimentary valet parking is available in the Monte Carlo parking lot. For more information about the sale, visit facebook.com. (219 N. 2nd St., Mpls, 612-584-3244, dnolo.com)
Jan 30-Feb 1: The Paris Flea at Piccadilly Prairie: This flea market-styled event will transform Piccadilly Prairie into the streets of old Paris with French and European-inspired pieces, as well as authentic, French-imported goods. Enjoy some 1960’s French pop with a tasteful glass of wine as you stroll through the market. (5014 Xerxes Ave. S., Mpls, 612-234-5014, facebook.com)
Jan 31: Menswear Pop-up at Showroom: Showroom designers and other local designers, including TIM+THOM will be offering men’s clothing and accessories for one day only. If that doesn’t have you hooked, designers will be on hand to help with custom jewelry orders and their jewelry collection will be even more extensive than what they typically offer. Trust me, you don’t want to miss this special event. (615 W. Lake St., Mpls, 612-345-7391, facebook.com)
Jan 31- Feb. 1: Leanne Marshall Bridal Trunk Show at Flutter Boutique: Open backs, detailed skirts, and elegant lace from Project Runway winner Leanne Marshall are hot off the runway and ready for you to see. The trunk show will also feature a unique hand-painted watercolor dress, in which you can decide the colors. If that’s not enough, interested individuals can receive discounts on these beautiful bridal gowns. (104 W. Franklin Ave., Ste. 200, Mpls, 612-216-1926, flutterboutique.com)