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

Denim debate: to wash or not

Levi Strauss CEO Chip Bergh had some style advice for 501 fans recently at Fortune’s Brainstorm Green conference: Stop washing your jeans.

Updated: June 20, 2014, - 01:54 PM

How to wear it: the crop top

The crop top craze is continuing into the summer, but let’s be honest, not everyone can pull off the midriff-baring look. The good news is you can take part in this summery trend without showing any skin at all.

Updated: June 14, 2014, - 02:38 PM

Lookbook: Accessorize with a pocket square

When one of the most fashionable men in local TV news dons your handmade pocket square during a morning newscast, you know you’re onto something.

Updated: June 14, 2014, - 02:38 PM

Twin Cities men talk about first-time fatherhood

This Father’s Day, five new dads let us capture a unique relationship at its start. Here, they share their frank recollections of becoming dads for the first time.

Updated: June 14, 2014, - 02:20 PM

Black bear killed in West St. Paul; may have been same bear seen elsewhere

The animal had a leg wound that is thought to be from shots by Savage police last months.

Updated: June 07, 2014, - 06:23 PM

Lookbook: Makeup on call

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a personal makeup artist at your beck and call? With a new on-call Twin Cities area makeup service, you can.

Updated: June 06, 2014, - 11:33 AM

Style in the city: Jack Farrell, chairman and CEO of Haskell's

Jack Farrell has strong opinions about wine — and style. We caught up with the jet-setting connoisseur to ask his opinion on everything from the way Minnesotans dress to older men and fashion.

Updated: June 06, 2014, - 11:30 AM

How to make the '80s makeup trend work for you

The ’80s are making a comeback. It should be no surprise, then, that one of the biggest summer beauty trends is heavily pigmented makeup in daring colors.

Updated: May 30, 2014, - 02:11 PM

Lookbook: Target offers high-end skin care lines

Target is getting serious about beauty. Seven new skin care lines — existing brands, as well as products that were created exclusively for Target — are now available.

Updated: May 30, 2014, - 02:08 PM

New rules for the casual job interview

In these business casual times, here are some tips for what college grads should wear to their first job interviews.

Updated: May 28, 2014, - 02:06 PM

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