Shopping Guide: March 24-30

Just Announced: Karma Boutique Gets New Ownership: After finding two talented sisters to take over, owner Jada Breuer is saying her goodbyes to the 9-year-old boutique. As of April 1st, Jesse Barber and Wynn Barber will become the new owners of Karma Boutique. The sisters plan to carry the same bohemian style at a lower price point, while focusing on jewelry and accessories. (1591 Selby Ave., St. Paul, 651-291-1997,

Just Announced: MartinPatrick3 Spring Thaw: The local men’s boutique is offering its final markdowns on seasonal merchandise. Enjoy an extra 10% off on all sale items in-store and online. (212 Third Ave. N., Mpls, 612-746-5329,

Now Available: New A Mano Spring Collection: A Mano has added a brand new collection of handmade items filled with fun jewelry, totes, and a variety of home décor. New work is added online each month, so make sure to check back regularly for the freshest items. (

Now Available: Winsome Goods 2015 Spring Collection: Each piece in this lightweight collection fits together so flawlessly that the local designer couldn’t help but release the whole collection at once. Select items are available at Cliché, while the entire collection is available online at

Now Open: Equation’s First Location: The chic women’s boutique has opened their first location at 50th & France with tons of great designer clothing. The name might sound familiar, as Equation is OPM’s rebrand, and has been running an online store and pop-up shop since OPM closed. Stop in and check out their stylish new look and spring must-haves. (5045 France Ave. S., Mpls,

Now Open: Atmosfere North Loop: The fashion-forward men’s boutique is the newest thing to hit the North Loop, but this time they’re doing things a little differently. Unlike their Calhoun Square location, their new store offers both men’s and women’s contemporary clothing. Along with the new store, comes a new look, so keep your eyes open for a new website launch in the near future. (730 Washington Ave., 612-333-1843,

Mar 20-29: Air Wick Workshop + Pop-up at MOA: Join style and design experts Kate Arends, Zoe Francois, Martha McQuade, and Wing Ta for a series of simple home creation workshops at Air Wick’s Home is in the Air pop-up house. Learn how to create a gallery wall, decorate a cake, and much more, all while enjoying Air Wick’s newest scent creations. (Sears Court First Floor at MOA,

Mar 24- April 30: Junket: Tossed & Found Extended Hours Sale: With the addition of Monday and Tuesday hours, Junket is now open seven days a week! To celebrate their excitement, the high-quality vintage store is offering 20% off all Junket-owned merchandise every Monday and Tuesday through the end of April. (4049 Minnehaha Ave., Mpls, 612-293-6863,

Mar 26: Spring Cleaning Sale at Chowgirls: A handful of local makers have acquired too much over the wintery season, and are ready to downsize their inventory. Stop by Chowgirls Killer Catering for snacks, low-priced crafting supplies, and discounted items from the makers including Karin Jacobson Design, NEAL Jewelry, redshoes26, Post-, and many others. (1222 Second St. NE, Mpls, 612-203-0786,

Mar 26: Madewell x Style Architects Spring 2015 Collaboration at Madewell MOA: Knowing how important style is, Madewell has partnered with Style Architects to celebrate the release of their new spring line. Join the two at MOA for drinks from Prohibition Kombucha, an insider discount, and a chance to win a $100 giftcard! (143 South Ave., Bloomington, 952-854-1863,

Mar 27: Cliché Spring Happy Hour: Enjoy handmade beverages and tasty snacks as you shop Cliché’s newly arrived spring collection. For an added bonus, everything in the store is 20% off. (2403 Lyndale Ave. S., Mpls, 612-870-0420,

Mar 27-28: Janis Kerman Design & Bande des Quatres Trunk Show and Designer Appearance at Max’s: Max’s welcomes back Montreal-based fine jewelry artist Janis Kerman with a trunk show featuring her Janis Kerman Design collections, as well as Bande des Quatres, a jewelry line in partnership with her daughter. Kerman will also be offering one-on-one consultations for guests who are interested in custom-designed, refashioned pieces. It’ll be quite the event, as Max’s is the exclusive Minnesota retailer to carry Kerman’s line. (3826 Grand Way, St. Louis Park, 952-922-8364,

March 28: Hats, Horses & High Tea at Scarborough Fair Boutique: Support Freedom Farm, and stand out with an exquisite, handcrafted hat from Hat Trix. Tea, cake, and scones will be served as you relish in the local milliner’s beautiful designs, perfect for Easter, spring, or perhaps the Kentucky Derby. (961 Seventh St. W., St. Paul, 651-224-4182,

Mar 28-29: Premium Pop-up Sale at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove: Shop great deals—up to 90% off—on designer clothing, shoes, and accessories from top, locally-owned boutiques at The Shoppes. The first 250 guests will receive a special gift bag, so make sure to get there early! (I-94/I-694 & Hemlock Lane, Maple Grove,