Luscious Boutique Expands

Brynn and I stopped by Luscious Boutique in Grafton yesterday and the owner, Mary Kippen, graciously gave us a tour. She’s made a lot of…

The 2013 Junker’s Guide to the Midwest

I love vintage stuff, the thrill of the hunt and a good road trip, so I’m pretty excited about The 2013 Junkers Guide to the…

Winnipeg: Shop Sew Dandee

The next time you’re in Winnipeg, check out Sew Dandee, a treasure trove of unique gifts and apparel, most of it handmade by owner Andee…

Winnipeg: Shopping in Osborne Village

Osborne Village was voted the best neighborhood in Canada by over 200,000 Canadians in the 2012 Canadian Institute of Planners poll and the mixed-use urban…

Baked Expectations

The next time you find yourself in Winnipeg, check out Baked Expectations, a charming little bakery and restaurant in the Osborne Village neighborhood. Baked Expectations…

Winnipeg: Snacking at The Forks

A View of The Forks I’m writing this post on a winter afternoon, when the light on the northern plains is an almost ethereal blue-gray.…

Wearable Art at TAG

If you haven’t been downtown lately, you might have missed Fargo’s newest pop-up store. TAG founders Joe Burgum and Jeff Knight have dipped deep into…

Winnipeg: The Exchange District

Derrick and I spent a few relaxing days in Winnipeg for The Red Hot Chili Peppers show a few days ago and here’s what I…

Boutique Shopping in Grafton

Grafton is a little North Dakota prairie town with a thriving retail scene. It’s great to see a small town support independent, locally owned businesses.…

Shopping at O’Day Cache

Liz at O’Day Cache O’Day Cache is known for antiques and accessories from China and India, but it’s my go-to stop when I need unique…

An Impromptu Sioux Falls City Tour

I took a little roller derby road trip to Sioux Falls, South Dakota to watch the men of Fargo’s Rock City Riot battle The Sioux…

Yellow Umbrella

I took a little road trip to Bemidji a few weeks back (which you already know if you’ve read my Street Style profiles on Paul,…

C’est Chic

Fall makes me think of Paris. I’ve been there twice, once in October and once in November, so there’s just something about the slant of…

martinpatrick3

I once stumbled upon a style lair. It was summer in the Minneapolis warehouse district. I was at a sidewalk table outside Moose and Sadie’s…

Luscious Boutique

For Coach shoes and vintage dresses, head to Grafton, North Dakota. Crazy, right? Humble Grafton, a city of just over 4,200 souls, has one of…