Mall of America is closed Thanksgiving but offers giveaways on Black Friday weekend

Your Guide to Black Friday, Plaid Friday, Small Business Saturday—and the Alternatives

Markets are popping up with a focus on local, indie shops
A meditation room with walls made of beeswax, yellow tile flooring, and mid-century modern chairs

New Bee-Centric Wellness Center Has Us Buzzing

Worker B Wellness offers holistic services using bee-derived products and provides free educational sessions about bees.
Shark Tank's Mark Cuban shakes hands with Minnesotan business owners Scott and Gina Davis on the set of Shark Tank.

Bloomington Couple Earns $250,000 on “Shark Tank”

Scott and Gina Davis convince Mark Cuban that Dog Threads, an apparel company for dogs and humans, is the real deal

November DIY Class Calendar

Whether “hands on and hammer” or “sit back and sip” is more your DIY style, you can find a bit of both at our...

10 Holiday Markets to Shop This Season

Minnesota markets and bazaars promise holiday shopping, gourmet treats, and an experience you’ll never forget
Duluth Trading Co.'s Mall of America store with Buck on the pole and an Adam Turman mural

First Look: Museum of Man Area

The Duluth Trading Co.'s newest location opens with a grand-sounding concept at Mall of America Nov. 7
Chateau Parka, Hybridge Gloves, and Woven Selvedge Scarf all courtesy of Canada Goose

Inside My Love/Hate Relationship with Minnesota Winters

Sledding! Snowshoeing! Smartwool! Supreme acts of human kindness! Bourbon!
The Textile Center's Holiday Shop

Style + Shopping Nov. 5-18 || FashionFest and Holiday Markets

Besides the now-perpetual holiday markets, happily engaged should also make room for the Forever Bride Market
"Steel Magnolias" at the Guthrie, photo by Dan Norman

Salon Talk: Hair, Identity, and “Steel Magnolias”

The free event Hair Salon (Nov. 11) celebrates and expands on the Guthrie’s latest production
Wanderer Traveling Boutique, photo by Ezra Best

Wanderer Boutique Rolls into Minneapolis and Online Retail

In addition to its unique pop-up trailer experience, the boutique now has an online store