Variety
September 24
Low-maintenance hair routines have been trending, in part fueling the natural hair movement and inspiring hashtags such as #QuarantineCurls.

Less is more when it comes to pandemic beauty routines

Scaled-back pandemic beauty habits are better for your skin, hair and nails, experts say.
Magazine
September 18
Shadow Play

Fall fashion in the land of sky blue waters

When fall comes to Lake Minnetonka, we look forward to every warm lakeside day. Docks are still in and boats are moored ready for crisp…
Magazine
September 17
Angie Sandifer in her St. Paul studio.

St. Paul milliner will design the hat of your dreams

Angie's Hats creates made-to-order hats for parties or everyday wear.
Magazine
September 17
From lighting to felting, Kristen Treuting likes to experiment with her favorite medium, gourds.

Minneapolis artist uses gourds as her canvas

Kristen Treuting creates figurative sculptures and vessels from these hard-shelled ornamental fruits.
Magazine
June 24
Kristin Wornson sees her pendants, made from glass and pressed plants, as tiny canvases.

Minnesota maker's jewelry inspired by wild places close to home

Her jewelry is inspired by wild places close to home.
Magazine
June 23
Minneapolis summer style alert: citrus hues and big flowers

Minneapolis summer style alert: citrus hues and big flowers

Celebrate the hot summer sun and match its intensity by wearing exaggerated florals and luscious citrus tones. Bright and bold, this modern palette will brighten…
Magazine
June 23
Cake Plus-Size Resale in Minneapolis.

This Minneapolis resale shop specializes in plus sizes for all genders

A boutique that brings style in more shapes and sizes.
Home & Garden
April 12
The Edina Art Fair is being delayed until late summer.

Edina Art Fair postponed for more than 2 months

The event typically draws hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.
Magazine
March 30

Vintage lovers can find changing treasures at Heritage Estate Jewelry at MOA

What you’ll find: One of the fabulous things about this shop at Mall of America is that every couple of months it’s an entirely…
Magazine
March 27
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These styles have us in the mood for spring

This season's looks have the feel of new beginnings.
Magazine
March 27
Zelda Curti and Susan Griak lead twin lives with matching sons, dogs, ages, life phases. ffiftybeauty.com

Twin Cities friends confront aging with a face serum — and the f-bomb

Friends confront aging stereotypes with their face serum.
Coronavirus
March 19
Mike Stevenson flipped his barber shop sign to closed after learning state regulators had clarified that hair and nail salons, spas and other similar

Beyond salons and spas, Minnesota orders many more services to cease operations

Tanning, tattoo and other body art, massage and similar body work also must halt.
Variety
March 13
Front: Jennifer Lang, Laura and Mira Swartz. Back: Kobby Appiah and Kris Swarthout.

An inclusive body of fashion

The seventh annual Ready or Hot fashion show featured Twin Cities fashion trendsetters and retailers showcasing their latest looks. The event, a benefit for Planned…
Variety
February 28
Tom and Cathy Hahn with Zeke.

Animal Humane Society's Whisker Whirl gala puts pups first

The annual Whisker Whirl gala drew dogs and their humans to the Minneapolis Convention Center to celebrate the Animal Humane Society. Two-legged guests were treated…
Variety
February 21
Emily Hedquist, Jim and Connie Schug and Anna Clayton.

Taste of the Valley in Stillwater raises funds for the Valley Friendship Club

Set in the historic Water Street Inn on the banks of the St. Croix River in Stillwater, the annual Taste of the Valley offered food…
Variety
February 7
DeAnn Motter and Char Christensen.

Wishes & More gala: Changing children's lives

The annual Wishes & More gala at Marriott City Center, dubbed “The ’20s Roar Again,” featured swanky dress and decor as well as a “Fancy…
Variety
January 31
Maleah Gilles and Heather Murray with Goldy Gopher.

Diamond Awards celebrates Minnesota Twins and philanthropy

The 15th annual Diamond Awards, held at the Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel — The Depot, was a celebration of baseball and philanthropy. Several Twins baseball players…
Variety
January 24
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 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…
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…