Stylepoints: Pick of the week

  • Article by: SARA GLASSMAN , Star Tribune
  • Updated: February 15, 2012 - 4:15 PM

Plus: Calendar of style-related events

Pick of the Week: Rosalie boots by Born, $225,

Pick of the week: ROSALIE BOOTS BY BORN

It's not too late to give your winter wardrobe an end-of-the-season boost with new boots. These shearling-lined Born boots ($205, epitomize comfort, but they also strike an impressive balance between rugged and polished. Plus, you'll be happy you have them next fall.

Calender of events:


Mode warehouse sale:  The Maple Grove shop has opened a temporary space for a blowout sale with nothing priced above $40, including apparel by Theory, Chloe and Diane Von Furstenberg, premium denim and Laura Mercier cosmetics.

10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., through Saturday, 4416 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 1-701-478-9969.


Styles for Smiles: Project Healthy Smile, Kokoon, Local Motion, Primp, Vanessa Zahid and Artist Built will host an afternoon of shopping and pampering with a pop-up boutique, mini-makeovers, eyelash applications, photo booth, wine, music and appetizers. A portion of proceeds will benefit Project Healthy Smile.

1 to 4 p.m., Maki Strunc Studios, 6156 Olson Memorial Hwy., Golden Valley.


MNfashion Emerging Designers Showcase: New looks from up-and-comers Marissa Bridges, Nicole Larson, Vivian Aronson, Gina Marie Vintage, Caroline Hayden and Carla Cohen.

6 to 9 p.m. Monday, CO Exhibitions Space, 1101 NE. Stinson Blvd., No. 2, Mpls.,

The Shows presented by MNfashion: See the fall/winter 2012 collections from local designers Emma Berg, KJurek with KR Designs and Amanda Christine.

6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, 514 N. 3rd St., Mpls., 612-520-1514, $10 standing-room tickets at

Sara Glassman • 612-673-7177 • • Twitter: @sararglassman

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