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Last-Minute Holiday Shopping: Dec. 18–24


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Mya Lambrecht Jewelry hosts a 20-25 Sale this week

Courtesy Mya Lambrecht Jewelry

The best makers markets and holiday shopping events before Christmas:

Mya Lambrecht Jewelry 20-25 Sale: Save 20% off your entire purchase from Minneapolis jewelry designer Mya Lambrecht when you set up an appointment to shop at her studio. And if you bring a friend, you both receive 25% off your purchase, plus an additional 25% off one item at a later date. Call or text 612-889-4567 for an appointment. Ends Sunday @ Mya Lambrecht Studio (address given with appointment), myalambrecht.com

Hazel & Rose Winter Sale: Get something new to wear to holiday gatherings—or find a cozy gift to give—this week at Hazel & Rose. The ethical fashion retailer is offering 20% on select women’s sweaters and outerwear, in store and online. In store beginning Tuesday @ Hazel & Rose, 945 Broadway St. NE. #220, Minneapolis, and online now @ shophazelandrose.com

Procraftinate: A Handmade Holiday Market: Shop a wide array of handcrafted goods by more than 20 makers in this lineup curated by Minneapolis Craft Market, spanning fair-trade home goods, leather handbags, women’s apparel, jewelry, kids gifts, and skincare. A highlight includes Third Daughter, Restless Daughter’s clever cross-stitch art and J.Lux’s unique leather and brass jewelry. Tuesday from 4–9 p.m. @ Lakes & Legends Brewing, 1368 LaSalle Ave., Minneapolis, mplscraftmarket.com

Hewing Rooftop Sip & Shop with Tattersall Distilling: This holiday makers market takes place on Hewing Hotel's stylish rooftop lounge, accompanied by a holiday-themed cocktail menu by Tattersall Distilling. Vendors include SipDark (whiskey-themed accessories), Askov Finlayson (outdoor-themed men's goods), Intelligent Nutrients (organic skin and body care), and Nordic Goods (Scandinavian-inspired spices). Tuesday from 4 p.m.–midnight @ Hewing Hotel, 300 Washington Ave. N., Minneapolis; view the Facebook invite

Wilson & Willy's Neighbor Goods Holiday Pop-up: Get custom chain-stitch embroidery from Minnesota maker Dinosaur Hampton and Zippo lighter engraving from D.A. Kvam during this holiday pop-up event at North Loop store, Wilson & Willy’s. Wednesday from noon–5 p.m. @ 211 N. Washington Ave., Minneapolis, wilsonandwillys.com

MAD Holiday Pop-up: Design duo MAD—Martha McQuade and Dan Clark—are once again hosting their annual holiday pop-up market and open house at their stylish Minneapolis studio. This year's event features even more vendors than before and has expanded to two days, plus music, drinks, and snacks. The group of 24 brands and makers includes There There Collective, Forage Modern Workshop, Annika Jewelry, Winsome Goods, Mademoiselle Miel, Indigo & Snow, Minny & Paul, A MANO, Kate Worum, Hackwith Design House, Neal Jewelry, and more. Wednesday from 5–8 p.m. ($10 admission) & Thursday from noon–8 p.m. (free) @ MAD Studio, 333 N. Washington Ave., Minneapolis, mad--work.com

Ivy's Festive Afternoon Tea: Hotel Ivy hosts an afternoon of fashion, shopping, and tea (or champagne). The afternoon includes a fashion presentation and book signing from Samantha Rei of Project Runway Season 16, and pop-up shopping including shoes and gifts from John Fluevog Shoes, outdoor gear from ARC'TERYX, and samples from Patisserie 46 bakery, Rishi tea, and a complimentary 5 p.m. toast with  Moët & Chandon. Thursday from 3:30–6 p.m. @ Hotel Ivy, 201 S. 11th St. (skyway level), Minneapolis; view the Facebook invite

The Great Northeast Make Merry: Minneapolis Craft Market has teamed up with Frank & Ernest Markets for a series of craft markets at Sociable Cider Werks for three Thursdays in December. Shop handcrafted goods and food by local makers while sipping Sociable’s craft cider. Thursday from 4–9 p.m. @ Sociable Cider Werks, 1500 Fillmore St. NE., Minneapolis, mplscraftmarket.com

Procrastinator's Sip & Shop for a Cause: Shop last-minute gifts while enjoying sparkling punch, holiday appetizers, and complimentary gift wrap at Linden Hills high-style antique shop, Victory Vintage. The store will also donate 20% all purchases to local charity partner, Doing Good Together, a nonprofit connecting families to meaningful local community service projects where there is a real need. Thursday from 5–8 p.m. @ Victory Vintage, 3505 44th St. W., Minneapolis; view the Facebook invite

Last Call: A Holiday Market: Calling all last-minute holiday shoppers, this is one of your last chances to shop before the holidays. The Food Building hosts two days of shopping from more than 25 local makers and the building's in-house artisanal food producers, Red Table Meat Co. and Baker's Field Flour & Bread, plus local favorites including Ashley Mary Art + Design, A MANO ceramics, Everthine Jewelry, Pink Linen Designs, and Makwa Studio, plus Fulton Beer, free gift wrapping, acupuncture, tarot card readings, and street food from Union Kitchen. Friday from 2–8 p.m. & Saturday from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. @ Food Building, 1401 Marshall St. NE., Minneapolis, foodbuilding.com

Alma's Holiday Bakery & Makers Market: Stock up on sweet and savory baked goods for the holidays at Alma's Holiday Bakery & Makers Market. Alma's Executive Pastry Chef, Carrie Riggs, and her team of bakers are filling the restaurant with cookies, pastries, fruitcakes, candies, and fresh breads. Plus, shop handcrafted gifts from Alma's staff as well as Bittercube Bitters and bath products made exclusively for Hotel Alma by Margo Roberts of Bespoke Bath & Wellness. Saturday from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. @ Restaurant Alma, 528 University Ave. SE., Minneapolis, almampls.com

Abbey Holden Studio Pop-up: Meet local artist Abbey Holden, a former print designer for Lilly Pulitzer, at this pop-up hosted by Gray Home + Lifestyle in Excelsior. Shop her original artwork, plus stationery and cards for purchase at this day-long event, and check off your last-minute holiday shopping. Saturday from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. @ Gray Home + Lifestyle, 366 Water St., Excelsior, grayhomeandlifestyle.com

Now or Never: A Handmade Holiday Pop-up: Visit the studio of local makers, EC Design jewelry, Liz Pechacek Ceramics, Darah Lundberg Ceramics, and Julia Elise Natural & Herbal Body Care for an evening of last-minute shopping, plus enjoy hot apple cider and refreshments while you shop. Saturday from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. @ Northrup King Building, 1500 Jackson St. NE. #254, Minneapolis; view the Facebook invite

Wrap up your holiday shopping lists at these seasonal pop-ups, running through this week: 

Holidazzle: Vendors for this European-inspired, open-air holiday market include Faribault Woolen Mill, My Sister, Cooper & Kid, Fair Anita, Hagen & Oats, Hippy Feet, Love Your Melon, and more. Also on tap: craft beer from Fulton, Spyhouse Coffee, and hot and prepared food, appearances from Santa, free film screenings, and an outdoor skating rink. Thursdays to Sundays through Saturday. Thursday from 5-9 p.m., Friday from 5–10 p.m. & Saturday from 11 a.m.–10 p.m. @ Loring Park, 1382 Willow St., Minneapolis, holidazzle.com

SooVAC’s Local Artists Holiday Shop: This annual holiday shop housed at the hip Uptown art gallery Soo Visual Arts Center is a one-stop shop for art lovers. It features handmade art specially priced for gift-giving from more than 50 Twin Cities artists and makers, including Terrence Payne, Caitlin Karolczak, Amy Rice, and Jennifer Davis, plus jewelry by Robyne Robinson, ceramics by A MANO, and letterpress goods from Lunalux. Ends Sunday. Open Wednesdays from 11 a.m.–5 p.m., Thursdays–Fridays from 11 a.m.–7 p.m., and Saturdays-Sundays from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. @ Soo Visual Arts Center, 2909 Bryant Ave. S., Minneapolis, soovac.org

Talin’s Winter Bazaar: Designer and maker Talin Spring of Spring Finn & Co. is opening up her new studio for a month-long winter bazaar. Shop her hand-picked selection of handcrafted artisan goods from her travels, as well as her latest collection of leather and canvas bags and accessories. Runs Wednesdays–Sundays through Friday @ Spring Finn & Co., 875 N. 5th St., Minneapolis, springfinnandco.com 

Idun Holiday Pop-up: The St. Paul women’s clothing and accessories boutique known for its minimalist, Scandinavian-meets-Japanese aesthetic has opened a pop-up shop in the North Loop running through the holidays. The shop features a sampling of the St. Paul store's selection, but with a focus on more giftable items. Visit the MNMO Style blog for moreOpen daily through Jan. 1 (Monday–Friday from 11 a.m.–7 p.m., 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Sunday) @ 121 N. 1st St., Minneapolis, shopidun.com

Upstate MN Holiday Pop-up: Grand Marais shop, Upstate MN, has moved to the North Loop for the holiday season at bswing's street-level space on Washington Avenue in the North Loop. Upstate features goods with a "northwoods modern" vibe by Minnesota makers, such as Martha McQuade's ScarfShop and Willful Goods, plus cards, candles, bags, and other giftable goods. Open daily from 11 a.m.–7 p.m. through Dec. @ 700 N. Washington Ave., Minneapolis, upstatemn.com

BlackBlue Holiday Pop-up: The St. Paul retailer best known for its men's heritage wear is popping up at the lower level of Penny's Coffee in Linden Hills through early January with an edited selection of seasonal men's clothing, including sweaters, denim, and outerwear. Look for a rotating selection of retailers popping up in the space in the coming months. Open daily through early Jan. @ Penny's Coffee, 3509 W. 44th St., Minneapolis, blkblu.com

Faribault Woolen Mill Holiday Pop-up: The Minnesota heritage wool goods brand has popped up at the Mall of America for the holidays. The shop features a wide range of goods from its product assortment, including a full collection of throws and scarves, a selection of blankets, holiday items, women's capes, and some products from recent partnerships. Visit the MNMO Style blog for a look at the new store and the brand's new holiday offeringsOpen daily through February @ Mall of America, 222 South Ave. (located on the second level of the mall right off the Radisson Blu skyway), Bloomington, mallofamerica.com

RAAS Local Market Holiday Pop-up: The Mall of America’s annual holiday makers market pop-up returns, this year in partnership with RAAS (Retail as a Service) Instant Retail, a national pop-up market producer. The market includes goods from nearly 20 Minnesota makers spanning wearables, home goods, and artisanal food products, including Mill City Fineries, Great Lakes Northern Outfitters, and Leather Works Minnesota, and will be open through the 2018 Super Bowl. Read more about it on the MNMO Style blog. Open daily through Feb. 9 @ Mall of America, 262 West Market (located outside Nordstrom on the 2nd level), Bloomington, mallofamerica.com

Arlee Park Holiday Pop-up: Minneapolis vintage retailer Arlee Park, which sells a curated mix of modern-styled home goods, clothing, and accessories, is popping up at the Workshop space at Excelsior boutique, Golden Rule, for the month of December with a seasonal selection of goods. Open daily through December @ Golden Rule, 350 Water St., Excelsior, arleepark.com

Artistry presents Gifts in the Gallery: Find one-of-a-kind, artist-created gifts from more than 60 local artists at this two-week pop-up boutique at Bloomington’s Inez Greenberg Gallery. Items include silk scarves, jewelry, ceramics, blown glass, prints, cards, skincare, ornaments, and home décor. The show opens with a festive reception on Wednesday, December 6 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Open through Wednesday during gallery hours @ Inez Greenberg Gallery, Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Rd., Bloomington, artistrymn.org

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