Design of the Times at Paisley Park will kickoff Black Fashion Week MN.

Black Fashion Week MN gives a nod to Prince as a fashion icon

"Design of the Times" will feature a fashion show, Q+A panel and after-party, kicking off the weeklong series of style events.

Derby Day brings fashionistas to Canterbury Park

May 7
Matt Wells stands for a portrait Saturday at the Canterbury Expo Center in Shakopee
This year, a runway fashion show joined the state's largest Kentucky Derby party.

Fashion Week MN offers stylish takes on spring and summer ensembles

April 22
Fashion Week MN offers stylish takes on spring and summer ensembles
The weeklong series of Twin Cities style events will showcase all things spring and summer.
May 16

Burkina Faso fashion designers: More to nation than conflict

Vibrant African clothes, both traditional and contemporary, enlivened the catwalk in Burkina Faso's fashion week.
May 13

Pritzker signs effort to pursue smash-and-grab criminals

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday signed a law making it easier to pursue those who engage in the rapidly growing crime of organized retail theft.
May 9

Breast cancer survivor and lingerie designer shatters taboos

When Dana Donofree had a bilateral mastectomy and implant reconstruction after her breast cancer diagnosis in 2010, the then 28-year-old fashion designer discovered only medical and uncomfortable bras catering to women with the disease.
May 3

Inside the Met Gala: Glitter, glamour and 275,000 pink roses

Met Galas, he's been to a few. But James Corden, schmoozing at this year's cocktail reception, looked around and pronounced that this might be his favorite yet.
May 3

Met Gala: Kardashian as Monroe, a gilded Blake Lively

Kim Kardashian shut down the Met Gala red carpet Monday in one of Marilyn Monroe's most iconic dresses, a gold-beaded body hugger Monroe wore when she sexily sang happy birthday to President John F. Kennedy 60 years ago.
May 2

Met Gala moment | Kim Kardashian channels Marilyn Monroe

Kim Kardashian went for classic and iconic at the Met Gala, once again breaking the internet by donning one of Marilyn Monroe's most famous looks.
May 2

Met Gala returns: A guide to fashion's big night

It started in 1948 as a society midnight supper, and it wasn't even at the Met.
May 2

Met gala exhibit examines American fashion, frame by frame

Even for a legendary film director like Martin Scorsese, the assignment was a daunting one.
April 30

Thom Browne holds a 'Teddy Talk' in playful toy-themed show

The 500 audience members were sitting in neat rows, and they'd definitely gotten the memo on attire: All were perfectly dressed in a classic gray Thom Browne suit.
April 27
A blue and white checked gingham dress, worn by Judy Garland in the “Wizard of Oz,” hangs on display, Monday, April 25, 2022, at Bonhams in New Yo

Lost for decades, Dorothy's dress from 'Oz' up for sale

It's one of the most recognizable outfits in American movie history, the blue-and-white checked gingham dress a young Judy Garland wore as Dorothy in the classic 1939 movie "The Wizard of Oz."
April 1
Global bridal retailer Grace Love Lace has opened a showroom in Minneapolis’ North Loop.

Inside peek: A new bridal shop in Minneapolis

Grace Loves Lace focuses its efforts on eco-conscious gowns.
April 1
Turn over a new leaf with a new spring look.

Turn over a new fashion leaf with an updated spring look

Warming sunshine welcomes spring fashion with all its fresh appeal. Green goddessFloral sweater, $50; zara.comUlla Johnson shirt dress, $495; nordstrom.comWe the Free jeans,…
March 28
Eco-conscious artist Stephanie Dillon diverts clothing from landfills and gives them a second life.

Minnesota 'slow fashion' artist upcycles discarded clothing to create wearable art

Citizen T's hand-painted, hand-dyed jackets, T-shirts and handbags give cast-offs a second life.
December 8, 2021
Sky's the limit fashion spread Right top: Oversized scarf $14.99 Jil Sander Alpaca wool blazer $2650 Vince lilac swea

The sky's the limit for winter wardrobes

Faux fur, quilted jackets and warm knits are among the winter wardrobe finds that will get you through every occasion during Minnesota's coldest season. We…
December 1, 2021
Artist Arianne Zager’s global influences are seen in her fashion designs and watercolors.

Minnesota artist finds inspiration in 'found water' around the world

Arianne Zager makes watercolors and designs clothing, too.
September 24, 2021
Melany Carlos, an image consultant in Arlington, Va., specializing in seasonal color analysis, draped various cloths over client Juli Stott.

What hue looks best on you? Seasonal color analysis is back

Long after the '80s fad, today's color consultants help clients figure out if what they're wearing is who they really are.
September 22, 2021
From top: “Bondi Beach” hand-dyed silk and Tencel scarf, $150, Kala Exworthy; “Metro” silk scarf, $200, Kala Exworthy, loomsong.c

Inside the Weaver's Guild in Minneapolis, one of the oldest and largest in the country

The Weaver's Guild in Minneapolis is a vibrant hub that hands down weaving and spinning knowledge from generation to generation.
September 16, 2021
Designer digs: Alabama-based fashion designer Billy Reid now has a storefront in Edina’s Nolan Mains.

Twin Cities boutique shopping has changed since COVID. Here's a round-up by neighborhood.

During the past 20 months, retailers across the country and around the world had to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. While many failed to stay…
September 6, 2021
After taking last year off, Fashion Week MN is back in full force

After taking last year off, Fashion Week MN is back in full force

From runway to shopping events, this action-packed, weeklong series offers plenty of variety.
Stage & Arts
August 10, 2021
Madison Holler.

Minnesota artist honors legacy and identity, one bead at a time

Sauk Rapids artist Madison Holler creates one-of-a-kind beadwork that draws on her Anishinaabe, Scandinavian and Dutch heritage.