Aimee Blanchette

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-1715
Aimee Blanchette began working for the Star Tribune in 2004 covering real estate, personal finance, small business and education. She helped launch, produce and anchor NewsBreak, the daily webcast on Aimee currently writes lifestyle features for the Variety section.

Recent content from Aimee Blanchette

Jillian Michaels dishes on motherhood, her intensity and 'Biggest Loser'

“The Biggest Loser” star is on the road, hoping her “Maximize Your Life” tour sets off a few light bulbs in her audience. In the show, the fitness expert said her message is as much about shedding psychological baggage as excess pounds.

Updated: March 29, 2014, - 03:24 PM

Lookbook: The importance of a professional head shot

A head shot isn’t just something that actors and models need to get work. In the 21st-century digital world, a professional photo can benefit everyone.

Updated: March 28, 2014, - 12:36 PM

Style trends: Think pink for spring

You’ll be tickled to know that the season’s hottest hue comes in all shades of pink, from baby blush to fandango fuchsia and all the bubble-gum hues in between.

Updated: March 28, 2014, - 12:35 PM

Project prom: Teens go for classic looks

Today's prom trends are channeling classic looks of fashion's past. Local teens share their plans, dreams and tips for how to turn heads.

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 05:41 AM

Can you rock the 'air tie'?

The latest in men’s tie trends has nothing to do with a tie at all. “No longer a requirement for the power elite,” the Wall Street Journal said.

Updated: March 21, 2014, - 11:38 AM

Aisle Style: A New Year's Eve wedding

Andy and Sarah Schendel rang in the new year in love — and in style. The Plymouth couple were wed on New Year’s Eve, hoping to throw the party of the year.

Updated: March 21, 2014, - 11:20 AM

Fans go wild for G.I. Joe

In the twilight of G.I. Joe's career, local fans praise the action figure of their youth as “a real American hero.”

Updated: March 19, 2014, - 04:01 PM

Time line: The life of G.I. Joe

1964: G.I. Joe enlists in the U.S. military.

Updated: March 19, 2014, - 08:24 AM

G.I. Joe: 'Whatever you want to whoever you are'

Collector Ace Allgood explains why the “Real American Hero” still holds a special place in his heart–and basement–after 46 years.

Updated: March 18, 2014, - 04:06 PM

Fashion faves with Doomtree's Dessa

Onstage and off, Dessa exudes an aura of classic cool -- not by dressing up, but by dressing down.

Updated: March 16, 2014, - 10:16 AM

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