Fabric, Classes and A Creative Community at Modern Textiles

“Why did she make things? Well she enjoyed it of course; but it also somehow helped her remember who she was and where she came…

Simply Purrfect Accessories

Ever since I wrote this post on cat jewelry back in October, kitty-inspired items have haunted me. Seriously, I see them everywhere. So here’s a…

Gift Guide: Local Pride

Want to give something totally different this season? Show off your local (and regional) pride with some unique — and often handmade — items from…

Another Monthly Giveaway: Shop Unglued: Market

I have an extra special holiday giveaway for you this month! One of you will win a $25 Gift Certificate from Unglued: Market, the place…

Vintage, Junk and Jewelry

My friend JoRelle and I checked out JunkFest & Flea Market in Carrington this past weekend and we both took way too many photos not…

Tableau at JunkFest in Carrington

Ready, Set, JunkFest

I don’t know what’s in the water in Carrington, but I want some; this pretty little North Dakota prairie town is jam packed with cool,…

Another Monthly Giveaway: Earrings from Botny

This month’s giveaway is a pair of earrings from Botny. Fargo artist Dana Holscher makes simple yet compelling earrings, necklaces, rings, hair accessories and cuff…

Eco Chic Interior

Go Eco Chic

Eco Chic is expanding! Now you can shop for handmade, upcycled and eco-friendly products for your family and your home online and at two North…

Corks & Canvas @ Pinch & Pour / Fowlers with AENDEE: A Guest Post

The Guest Post series continues with an update from one of my favorite local artists, designer Ashley Dedin. I first met Ashley last June when…

Street Style: Molly M. (again!)

I met Molly McDermott earlier this year when I photographed her for a Street Style winter column (see it here) and we’ve kept in touch, since I…

Alley Fair

On Saturday, June 1, a brand new community event called Alley Fair will transform the alleyway behind the 300 block of Broadway into a one…

Summer Accessories Forecast from Oh, Suzanne!

Is it summer yet? I caught up with Suzanne Monsebroten, the owner of Oh, Suzanne! — a jewelry and accessories shop tucked away in the…

Coffee or Wine? An Unglued Giveaway

I’m excited to announce the very first Prairie Style File monthly giveaway — your choice of two very cool gift packages from the folks at…

In Studio with Dana Holscher of Botny

Today we’re in studio with Dana Holscher, the of creator the Botny line of jewelry and accessories. Hi Dana! Tell us a little about what…

In Studio With Tanna Hill of Hill Critters

I’m excited to announce the return of the In Studio feature, where Prairie Style File takes you inside the work spaces of area artists, crafters…