Five Fall Fashion Essentials

We pretty much annihilated the high temperature record in Fargo on Sunday — 97 degrees! A miracle! — so my summer clothes got one last hurrah. But this week,…

Midwest Pride From Lakeside Clothing Co. and NoDak Clothing Co.

A note from the editor: This contest is closed, but both companies are still selling Ts, tanks and sweatshirts! Check back here on the second…

Smart Wardrobe Solutions From Ruby Ribbon

From the editor: This contest has closed, but Ruby Ribbon is still selling smart wardrobe solutions! Check back to this website on the second Tuesday…

An Inside Look At Vivie’s Lingerie Boutique

“I advocate glamour. Every day. Every minute.” “It`s not about seducing men, it’s about embracing womanhood.” Dita von Teese A note from the editor: Vivie’s…

Summer Looks I Love

Spring has been a fickle thing this year (Snow in May?! Seriously?!) but I’m ready for long days and balmy nights. This year the trends…

The Chappy Dress And A Winner!

Wow, you ladies definitely loved my last post about Chappy Windsor and her Minot store, Dakota Chappy. It’s inspiring to see how one person has…

Dakota Chappy: A North Dakota Original

Is “prairie glam” a thing? If not, it should be. And designer and boutique owner Chappy Windsor should be the movement’s poster girl. Her Minot…

A Jewelry Fix From Rocksbox

I’ve been wanting to incorporate a really bold statement necklace into my spring wardrobe, but it’s been kind of a challenge.  So when Blair at…

Crafters, Creatives and Culinary Artists To Watch

Saturday was magical. My birthday just happened to fall around the same time as the Unglued Craft Fest and the February occasional sale at the…

Chloe + Isabel Winner And Another Chance To Win

We have a winner for the Chloe + Isabel giveaway — and another chance to win! Keep reading to see who won a $25 jewelry…

Free Jewelry from Chloe + Isabel

If you love jewelry, this month’s giveaway is for you! I’m a sucker for blue topaz, so I was thrilled when Alysia Gratton Ramos from…

Pantone’s Color of the Year, For Your Wardrobe And Your Home

The Pantone 2015 Color of the Year is marsala, a warm, complex wine red with mellow, pinkish brown undertones. “I can actually wear marsala!” my friend…

What Are You Wearing New Year’s Eve?

Someone once told me that how you ring in the New Year predicts how the next year will be. Even though I’m not normally superstitious,…

Fragments Jewelry: Dark, Street and Glam

I’m not really into sweet, girly things, so shopping for jewelry at Christmas time is an exercise in frustration. I want something edgy, unusual and…

On The Ninth Day Of Christmas…Easy, Breezy At Hey Ocean

Editor’s Note: This giveaway is from 2014. The featured prize in today’s The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is from a boutique with locations in…