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Lianna Matt McLernon

Lianna Matt McLernon
Lianna Matt McLernon is an associate editor at Greenspring Media, which publishes Minnesota Monthly. She writes for the travel, style, and arts and culture blogs, but her favorite topic (not-so-secretly) is theater.
Peanut's Minneapolis Launch

Bumble for Moms

Social media app Peanut officially launched in Minneapolis to connect moms and moms-to-be

8 Charitable Companies Making Products You’ll Actually Want

Tees, lip balms, socks, confetti—these Minnesota companies create "greater goods" that help worthy causes

5 Style Startups to Follow

MN Cup's 2019 division finalists include a sensory friendly clothing line, cloth headbands, and culturally appropriate activewear
A woman in black with black wings in a forest

Style + Shopping Oct. 8-21 || FGI Fall: Into Luxury

Go goth (or not) at one of the fall's luxury runway shows, pamper yourself at a men's night, or learn how to take care of your winter shoes
Edina native Jim Burke accepts his lifetime achievement award from the Twin Cities Film Fest

5 Things to Know About the 2019 Twin Cities Film Fest

Get the scoop on some of the festival’s highlights, how it all began, and its plans for the future as it celebrates its 10th anniversary
Model Hannah Peltier brings out designer Ramadhan Mohamed

Our Notes: Warm Nights in Finfine (FWMN)

The Fashion Week MN event was a night of warm colors, confident elegance, and delicious food
A diamond necklace hangs in the middle of crystal teardrops

Style + Shopping Sept. 24-Oct. 7 || Fashion Weeks Abound

Both Fashion Week MN and Black Fashion Week MN are just two of more than 20 style and shopping events in the next two weeks

What’s Ahead for Fall 2019 Black Fashion Week MN

The semiannual event is back with its mainstay events, edible garments, and more
Ann Ahmed, a local project advocate for Project Black & Blue

An Apron That’s an Invitation to Talk

Project Black & Blue from BA Craftmade Aprons works to provide support for foodservice workers
Michael Hanna breaks it down as Mischa in "Ride the Cyclone" with Shinah Brasheras, Jordan M. Leggett, Gabrielle Dominique, and Josh Zwick.

“Ride the Cyclone” Is a Carnival in Itself

The Off-Broadway musical layers zany songs and Willy Wonka-level imagination over a story that sounds grim but leaves you laughing