Upcycling vintage Scandinavian sweaters is this Minnesota company's specialty

November 27, 2019
Julie Steller now has 14 people who sew for Steller’s Handcrafted Goods. See their work at stellergoods.com

Getting married? Designers make case for 'unusual and beautiful' Minnesota-grown flowers

September 28, 2019
Flowers from Twin Cities Flower Exchange.
Thanks to colorful and surprising choices, using locally grown flowers doesn't mean you're limited to daisies in a jar.
Variety
8:11am
Junauld Braddock-Presley, Nancy Williams, Russell Knighton and Dick Mangram.

30th annual MLK Holiday Breakfast raises funds for college scholarships

For its 30th annual celebration, the MLK Holiday Breakfast filled the Armory in Minneapolis to honor the life and legacy of slain civil rights activist…
Variety
January 22

Vegas police arrest 18-year-old in mall shooting that hurt 3

An 18-year-old was arrested Wednesday on attempted murder charges, a day after a shooting triggered by a gang dispute wounded three people, sent shoppers scrambling and drew a massive police response to an upscale Las Vegas Strip mall, authorities said.
Variety
January 19

Fluidity and autumnal hues hit Paris menswear week

Fluidity graced the menswear catwalks in Paris as fall-winter crescendoed through the weekend, with shows from houses such as Jacquemus and Hermes on Saturday.
Celebrities
January 18

Kardashian West pursues criminal justice reform in TV show

Kim Kardashian West is a step closer to becoming a lawyer, having finished her first year of study as an apprentice.
Variety
January 17

Dior sparks mayhem with couture-infused Paris menswear show

Guests crammed into Dior's annex in Paris' Place de la Condorde on Friday amid chaos before the show. Some guests had to jump out of the way to avoid being hit as cars came to unload celebrities, including David Beckham and Robert Pattinson, at an industrious pace. Mayhem such as this is the price tag for Dior Men, now that designer Kim Jones has transformed it one of the calendar's hottest tickets.
Celebrities
January 16

New filing in college bribery case against Loughlin, husband

A new prosecution filing in the college admissions cheating case targets defense claims by actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli, who are accused of paying $500,000 to get their two daughters into the University of Southern California in the guise of crew team members, the Los Angeles Times reported Thursday.
Variety
January 16

Boyhood and theatrics mark Paris Fashion Week men's shows

including model Bella Hadid and actors Daniel Kaluuya and Ashton Sanders — marvel.
Celebrities
January 15
Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum.

Klum, Gunn back in fashion game on Amazon's 'Making the Cut'

Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are back in the fashion game, searching for the next big designer name on "Making the Cut."
Variety
January 14

Gucci's Michele marks 5 years of challenging masculine codes

If any one designer can take credit for revolutionizing menswear, it is Gucci's Alessandro Michele, who made his runway debut as creative director five years ago with a menswear collection that challenged masculine codes.
Movies
January 13

Here we go again: #DirectorsSoMale at the Oscars

Once again, it was #DirectorsSoMale at the Oscars.
National
January 10

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they…
Variety
January 10
Paola, Lucia and Jorge Gonzalez.

Hopkins-based Stages Theatre celebrates with annual Snowball fundraiser

The Snowball, a family-friendly fundraiser for Stages Theatre Company, was an afternoon of all-out fun, including a production of "Elf the Musical, Jr." as well…
TV & Media
January 9

Feds: Security guard threatened Trump over Iranian's death

A Florida security guard threatened to kill President Donald Trump as retaliation for the U.S. military killing an Iranian general, posting a live video on Facebook where he stated "he killed my leader and I have to kill him" while periodically displaying a semi-automatic rifle, authorities said in court documents.
Nation
January 9

'Like a Boss' female-led cast leads to new bonds, friendship

Salma Hayek said the new comedy "Like a Boss" created an opportunity for her to work with more female actors than usual compared to previous films.
Nation
January 9

Review: Haddish, Byrne have chemistry, but 'Boss' fizzles

Mia (Tiffany Haddish) and Mel (Rose Byrne) are two women in their 30s who don't need men to make them happy, though they'll gladly use…
Music
January 6

A mix of risk-takers and classic Hollywood at Golden Globes

Charlize Theron, Kerry Washington and Gugu Mbatha-Raw led the fashion risk-takers at the Golden Globes, while Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Cynthia Erivo topped the lists of many for more classic looks on one of the biggest red carpets of the awards season.
Music
January 6

Off-camera at the Golden Globes is a sight to behold

Beyond who wins and loses at the Golden Globes, how stars occupy themselves during the three-hour-plus ceremony in a packed ballroom is its own scene. Here's a glimpse at what happened off-camera during Sunday's awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel.
Celebrities
January 5
Tiffany Haddish arrives at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Plenty of pink, puffy sleeves and shimmer at Golden Globes

There was plenty of pink, puffy sleeves and a touch of neon on the Golden Globes red carpet as the stars shimmered and shined Sunday on one of the award season's biggest nights for fashion.
Local
January 3
Designer Zac Posen spoke in May 2018 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport during a fashion show by Delta Air Lines employees modeling the new

Delta workers sue manufacturer Lands' End over designer uniforms

Hundreds of Delta Air Lines employees have filed a pair of class action lawsuits against Wisconsin-based clothing manufacturer Lands' End, claiming that uniforms they are required to wear are causing serious medical problems.
Variety
January 3
Minnesota sports mascots with Shaliciah Jones.

Minnesota Sports Awards ceremony supports United Heroes League

The Minnesota Sports Awards ceremony celebrated the best moments in the state's sports scene. Hosted by Sports Minneapolis, the evening at the Depot included numerous…