Shop Small: The Pleasure Of Handmade Gifts From Winnipeg’s Third + Bird Christmas Market

There is something so innately pleasurable in buying — and even just seeing and touching — handmade products. I like to see the tool marks…

A Little Gift For You: Jewelry From Taea Made

It’s always fun to treat yourself (or somebody special) to something pretty. It’s even better when someone else picks up the tab! This month I’m…

A Suzy Starz Necklace Giveaway

Today’s giveaway is from a very cool North Dakota-based company called Suzy Starz. Owner and designer Susan Beehler’s necklaces are inspired by nature. And she…

On The Seventh Day of Christmas…A Vintage/DIY Holiday From The White House Girls And Be Crafty

A note from the editor: This contest is over, but The White House Girls have been expanding their business ever since! Check their website to…

On The Sixth Day of Christmas…Luxury From RH Standard

A note from the editor: This contest has closed, but Rh Standard is open and thriving. Check out their link below to learn about their…

On The Fourth Day of Christmas…Indie Crafts By Taea Made

A note from Alicia: This contest is closed, but Taea Made is still selling funky, indie crafts, so check out the website below to see…

On The First Day Of Christmas…A Local Gift Basket From Unglued

A note from me: This contest is over, but Unglued is still rockin’ it, providing handmade goods from local artisans and crafty classes and networking…

Shop Small in Fargo-Moorhead

Black Friday is overrated. I like a deal as much as the next person, but I want to give unique gifts that will make them…

Win Colorful, Handmade Bison Booties

A note from the Editor: This contest has ended, but Bison Booties has new colors and designs for you to love. Check back on the…

A Shopping Break At Fowlers Heritage Company

Usually, I’m an organized blogger. I make a plan, set deadlines and, for the most part, I stick to them. But sometimes I totally, completely…

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…

On The Fourth Day of Christmas…Free Dapper Accessories from AENDEE.

Editor’s Note: This giveaway is from 2014. The fourth prize in The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is all about jaunty menswear and custom-made accessories. AENDEE.…

On The Third Day Of Christmas…Everything Handmade from Taea Made

Editor’s Note: This giveaway is over, but Taea Made is still selling cool stuff. The 12 Days of Christmas will return in December and I…

On The First Day of Christmas…Win Holiday Gifts From Unglued

Editor’s Note: This giveaway is from 2014. Happy Holidays from Prairie Style File! To celebrate the season, I’m giving away over $1,200 in prizes from…

Creativity Runs Wild At Celebrations ‘n’ Crafts

Downtown Dickinson is right on the cusp of a major revitalization. The neighborhood is lovely and there’s a core group of small business owners who are…