Shopping Guide: December 14-20

BlackBlue holiday sale
blackblue hosts holiday sale this month; photo by allen brisson-smith

Now-Dec. 31: Holiday Sale at BlackBlue: Take 25% off full priced clothing for men and women during this in-store and online sale. Use the code “happyholidays” to take advantage of deals on brands like Faribault Woolen Mills, Red Wing Heritage, J.W. Hulme, and many more. If you can’t make it into the store, BlackBlue will ship your order free of charge. (614 Selby Ave., St. Paul,

Dec. 17: Bouchard Design Co. Holiday Trunk Show at Victory: This holiday event is a last-chance look at Bouchard Design Co.’s holiday collection. Jen Bouchard will be in-store at Victory for the trunk show, which will feature her handmade, globally inspired products from 5-8 p.m. The collection features jewelry and accessories for both women and men. (Victory, 3505 W. 44th St., Minneapolis,

Dec. 17: Holiday Hardt: First Anniversary and Holiday Party: Hardt Jewelry is celebrating its first year in business with a holiday party. Take 25% off your purchase at the event, which will include complimentary drinks, snacks, and giveaways. The event is meant to thank its loyal customers for their support with some holiday fun. (5:30-9 p.m., Hardt Jewelry, 2400 N. Second St., Suite 102, Minneapolis,

Dec. 17: Lanona Shoe Co. Opening Party: Shoe and lifestyle brand Lanona marks the recent opening of its St. Paul store with a shop party. The event will feature a flash sale on its entire inventory and a chance to meet the people behind the up-and-coming brand. Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar will provide beer at the event. (6-9 p.m., 308 E. Prince St., #125, St. Paul,

Dec. 17: Isles Studio & Julia Moss Designs Unique & Eclectic Evening: Silver upholsterer Julia Moss Designs welcomes collectible, artifact, and gift retailer Isles Studio to the neighborhood at this event. The evening will feature one-of-a-kind, nature-inspired works by local artists. Jewelry by Luehmann will also be available. (4-7 p.m., Isles Studio, 1311 W. 25th St., Minneapolis,

Dec. 18-19: JB Hudson Style Event: Holiday Trunk Show: The locally minded jeweler will showcase its most exclusive products at this in-store trunk show. Highlighting one-of-a-kind pieces and new collections from its premier jewelry brands, the show will include fine diamond and gemstone necklaces, bracelets, rings, and earrings. Brands include Marco Bicego, Patrick Mohs, and many more. (Fri. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 901 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis,

Dec. 18: 50% off sale begins at Grethen House: Both locations of the modern fashion house will offer 50% off their fall styles during this ongoing sale. As the sale continues, discounts will continue to deepen. You can also take advantage of the deals online using the code “FALL50” at Designer brands at Grethen House include Veronica Beard, Hackwith Design House, and more. (4930 France Ave. S., Edina; 212 Third Ave. N., Suite 109, Minneapolis, more info here)

Dec. 19: Holiday Party at Forage Modern Workshop: For a little family fun, stop by Forage Modern Workshop’s festive holiday party. The Minnehaha Academy Madrigal Singers will provide entertainment, while Carissa from People I’ve Loved will hand out original gift tags to use on your holiday gifts. Alongside some complimentary warm drinks and snacks, Forage will offer 15% off merchandise during the event. (11 a.m.-3 p.m., 4023 E. Lake St., Minneapolis,

Dec. 19: A MANO’s Last-Minute Gift Market: Photographer Louisa Podlich’s brand A MANO features a rotating collection of works by local artists. She’ll feature the latest crop at her studio during this holiday shopping event, as well as appearances by the artists, and complimentary snacks. Shop for last-minute gifts or treat yourself with locally made artwork. (12-4 p.m., 1500 Jackson St. NE, Suite 252, Minneapolis,

Dec. 19: Golden Rule’s Last-Minute Shopper’s Delight: Featuring handmade coffee drinks from Coffee Cart to sip while you shop, Golden Rule tries to make last-minute shopping as relaxing as possible. The event will showcase works by local designers and brands Lucy & Co., Neal Jewelry, Pink Linen, and Solid Manufacturing Co. (350 Water St. Excelsior,

Dec. 19: Silvercocoon Holiday Sale: Guest artists will showcase their works in Danish Teak Classics’ light and airy showroom in the Northrup King Building. Artists in attendance include Louise Gray, Spring Finn & Co.. Minnesota Made, and more. (1500 Jackson St. NE, #277, Minneapolis,

Dec. 20: Minneapolis Craft Market: This will be the final edition of the market until spring. This month’s venue is Sociable Cider Werks. The market features ceramics, clothing, fiber arts, jewelry, photography, woodwork, and more. Five percent of proceeds each month are donated to local non-profit arts organizations, in addition to a “scholarship stall” that is awarded to arts students for the opportunity to participate in the market at no cost. Santa will make an appearance! (11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sociable Cider Werks, 1500 Filmore St. NE, Minneapolis,