It’s a Mad, Mad World: Vintage Furniture And “Mad Men”

I just got back from a #PrairiePlaces places trip to Minot and it reminded me of what great antique shops and thrift stores we have…

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…

Prairie Style Vintage Sale and Winner Announcement

Thanks for checking out Prairie Style Vintage! Opening my own Etsy shop has been an adventure and it’s actually going even better than I’d hoped.…

Introducing Prairie Style Vintage

I’m a vintage shopping junkie. I love the thrill of the hunt, bargaining at garage sales and the rush of finding something beautiful in the…

Ballet Flats and Bowling Bags: Shopping the Hodgepodge at Butler’s Thriftique

Butler’s Thriftique is a gleeful mash-up of a concept, a hybrid retail/consignment/vintage/antique shop that is perfectly adapted to the needs of its customers in Park…

The Free Vintage Winner and July Contest Announcement

Thanks for entering the June giveaway! One lucky winner will score a $40 gift certificate to The Blue Sky Boutique in Bemidji, Minnesota. Before we get…

Win A Little Vintage Goodness from The Blue Sky Boutique

This month’s giveaway comes to us from The Blue Sky Boutique, a vintage shop located in the beautiful north woods city of Bemidji, Minnesota. Owner…

My Secret Vintage Source Goes Retail

I’m a passionate vintage shopper and — like many of us — I tend to keep my favorite sources secret. There’s only so much good…

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,…

Pretty Things at Violet Vintage

Violet Vintage recently relocated to a quaint little storefront on 8th Street in downtown Fargo’s burgeoning SoMA district (South of Main Avenue — yep, it’s…

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…

Shady Hollow Flea Market

I’m spending a quiet Memorial Day at home with Derrick and baby Eli, but I’m looking forward to hitting the Shady Hollow Flea Market later…

Another Monthly Giveaway: The 2013 Midwest Junk Directory

It’s time for another monthly giveaway! This month, two fabulous readers will win the very cool, spiral bound Midwest Junk Directory from Midwest Junk. It…

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…