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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.
Fall fashion with woman in ankle boots standing on the street with fall leaves around her.

Style + Shopping Oct. 22-Nov. 4 || Holiday Markets (Already?!)

Trunk shows, fashion fundraisers, and of course, holiday markets, are on the docket for the next two weeks
Foraged jewelweed by Hejny and Sardelis

“Foraged” Uses Local Plants to Dye Gorgeous Works of Art

A textile artist and a painter show Minnesota’s natural colors in an exhibit at Gamut Gallery
Women with pomegranate candy by whirling carnival ride with lights

6 Etsy Halloween Inspirations from Minnesota

With just a click (and possibly expedited shipping), you can get into the Halloween spirit
A therapist with Twin Cities Music Therapy Services teaches a class of children.

Music Therapy for Kids Makes a Difference

Local experts speak about the benefits of music therapy and how children and their parents can get involved

7 Well-Known Minnesotans Who Give Back

A Vikings player, a supermodel, a judge, a radio host—and other locals who give vocal support to meaningful causes
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