March 2008 Style File
BRAND NEWConverse has teamed up with Target on a sporty collection of men’s and women’s apparel and footwear. Converse One Star mixes classic and vintage sportswear elements. Think track pants with rumpled, tailored, shirts; feminine dresses with varsity jackets; yellow polka-dot oxfords and silver glimmer skimmers. Available at Target stores and www.target.com.
NOW OPENThose who live or work in downtown Minneapolis can now sweat in luxury. Graves 601 Hotel has teamed up with Steele Fitness to open a workout facility with certified professional trainers, nutrition evaluations, concierge service, and valet parking. Steele also plans to open an Edina location this month. 601 First Ave. N., Minneapolis, and 3918 W. 49 1/2 St., Edina, 866-684-3723
ON THE MOVEIt’s always sunny in Minnesota at Key North. The casual, eco-friendly clothing store has moved to a new northeast Minneapolis location, next to Red Stag Supper Club. 515 First Ave. NE, 612-455-6666.
COMING SOONLater this month, Crate & Barrel will close its Southdale location and open larger digs across the street at the Galleria. The new two-level, 34,000-square-foot store will feature C & B’s entire housewares and furniture collections. The Nicollet Mall store closed in January. 3510 Galleria, Edina, www.galleriaedina.com
Scoop up designer diaper bags, cheeky onesies, and hip shower gifts at Über Baby. The boutique joins maternity-wear store, Expecting Über Baby, at the Galleria next month. Find deals on clothing and accessories for mom and baby at the new Über Outlet. 6021 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-869-0930, www.myuberbaby.com