Blanket scarfs are a huge tend this fall season, and they do have a different fit and style than what your typical size scarf would have. This is a fun seasonal trend to get into because it's affordable and a low commitment for your wardrobe as opposed to a jacket, or larger ticket items. Lindsey Froemming from Fashion Fix
shows us a few ways to make it work.
Twin Cities Live and Weddings by Funjet
are giving one couple a dream wedding in Mexico in our Marriage in Mexico contest
! Fashion and Travel expert, Laura Schara fills us in on the details of the wedding – plus she shows us some dresses that would be perfect for the bride.
Shoppers across the Twin Cities are having a big week! Nordstrom will be opening the doors of their newest store at Ridgedale Center. Kelli Hanson takes us inside Nordstrom’s second Twin Cities location.
The guys might not care as much about what he wears on his feet – but the women sure do! According to men’s footwear brand, Allen Edmonds, 64% of women judge a man’s fashion sense based on his shoes. Mall of America trend expert, Sara Rogers, says that this fall it is all about the boots for the guys!
Yellow gold started falling out of favor in the early 2000’s. Suddenly it was all about white gold, silver and platinum. Yellow gold is back and its one of the hottest trends in jewelry right now. Gold expert from R.F. Moeller
, Bryan Moeller, shows off some looks.
The ABC hit show, Nashville, makes its big return on TV and we are doing a little celebrating by going country! Fringe is a fashion staple in the country world and it’s now making its way into the fashion world! Mall of America’s Christopher Straub shows us how to make fringe work every day.
The most versatile trend according to Glamour Magazine is the suede skirt. Renee Lawler from Twin Cities Premium Outlets
shows us different ways to wear suede.
The creator of Happy Shoe Day
and TCL Producer, Maggie Winter, knows a thing or two about shoes. Let’s just say shoes are a passion of hers. Maggie shows us what you should be shopping for this fall and she says, it’s all about comfort.
On game day, support your team but look good too! Owners of Wild Ruffle
, Cate Mezyk and Tammy Hiveley, show how to take that team t-shirt or sweatshirt and make it comfy and stylish.
There is a very special event happening this Saturday the 19th at Corset Styling – it’s their annual Nite of Fall Fashions, benefiting the Emily Program Foundation. Our TCL/Hubbard family has been involved the past 2 years, but will have an even greater presence this year. 5 Eyewitness News Anchors, Chris Egert, Leah McLean and Brandi Powell, as well as Colleen Lindstrom from MyTALK 107.1 and Amy James from K102 will all be modeling along with some of Corset Styling’s fabulous clients. Elizabeth will be co-emceeing with Jodi and Jodi’s here today to give us a sneak peak of some of the fabulous Fall fashions that they’ll be showcasing for both men and women.
The days of leaving the house in the morning without a jacket are quickly coming to an end. Mall of America’s Style Expert, Christopher Straub, has outerwear ideas that will take you into fall.
Models will be walking the runway in styles from the hottest Twin Cities boutiques on Thursday, September 10th
for Fashionopolis. Mpls.St.Paul Magazine's
Fashionopolis will highlight the fall fashion trends that you’ll be seeing. Mpls.St.Paul Magazine’s Senior Style & Shopping Editor, Alison Kaplan, gives us a sample.
From the International Bazaar to the West End Market to the Grandstand, you can buy just about anything at the Minnesota State Fair. Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine
shopping editor Ali Kaplan shares a few of her favorite shops whose goods are actually upcycled.
When you’re walking around the fair, one of the things you’ll see plenty of are fanny packs. Louise Kurzeka from AAA Travel Store
says you need a fanny pack and a few other things to survive the fair!
Shopping for the school season can put a big dent in your wallet. Sara Rogers, Trend Expert from Mall of America, shows us several first day outfits, complete for under $100.
When Mary Lauer had twins twenty five years ago, she started designing and making clothing and accessories for them. Today, you can find her products all over the world. Oh Baby
has multiple locations, including a wholesale business. Her products are being sold in over 700 other stores and her designs have caught the eye of Niemen Marcus, Nordstrom, and other big name retailers.
Open up any fashion magazine and you’ll see notice a trend when it comes to jewelry. Wrist parties, otherwise known as stacking your bracelets, are all the rage. Bryan Moeller from R.F. Moeller
shows us how to get the look right.
The stores of Twin Cities Premium Outlets are celebrating their one year anniversary. The stores are offering specials on top of their already great deals to celebrate. Emily takes us to G.H. Bass to check them out.
When you finally find that one piece of clothing that you really love, it’s easy to wear the thing out! Eventually, it begins to feel like it’s the only thing you have to wear! Jodi Mayers form Corset Styling & Fashion Boutique
shows us three totally different ways to wear one piece of clothing – to make it feel completely brand new!
The big birthday party celebration at Twin Cities Premium Outlet is gearing up. You’ll find some good deals and some awesome fashion.
Wearing yoga pants and workout gear is always comfortable. But the look is also pulled together and it’s cute! Emily checks out Lucy at Twin Cities Premium Outlets in Eagan.
Twin Cities Premium Outlets is turning one which means you can score some major discounts on top of the already discounted items. Emily checks out Eddie Bauer to see what she can save big on.
The new fall fashions are out. Emily heads to The Limited at Twin Cities Premium Outlets to see some of the latest looks.
You’ll be seeing a lot of new looks in outerwear come autumn. Emily takes us to Wilson's Leather in Twin Cities Premium Outlet to show us some of the cool new fall looks for both guys and gals.
Everyone loves a deal! Emily takes us into Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th at Twin Cities Premium Outlets that has over 800 designer brands with up to 70% off!
There is one line of clothing that takes someone with a cool sense of style to pull it off. Ahead of the big birthday celebration at Twin Cities Premium Outlets, Emily takes us inside Robert Graham.
Steve and Elizabeth are hosting a fall fashion show at the Twin Cities Premium Outlets on Saturday, August 15th. Emily checked out some of the stores at the outlet, starting with the Puma Outlet!
There are a lot of activities planned in celebration of Twin Cities Premium Outlets in Eagan’s birthday. Emily shows us what makes this shopping destination different.
In the 80’s and 90’s, overalls were all the rage. Mall of America’s trend expert, Sara Rogers, says it’s back! Overalls and other denim styles are worth checking out giving a try for fall.
TCL stylist and owner of Corset Styling and Fashion Boutique
, Jodi Mayers, is helping you get your wardrobe ready for fall. It’s all about strategizing the sales going on right now. Sales allow you to stock up on wardrobe staples and set yourself up for the season ahead. It’s the time to go back to those splurge items that you lusted over but couldn’t convince yourself to pull the trigger.
Boutiques are making room for fall items meaning it is a perfect time to take advantage of great deals! The Shopping + Style Editor at Mpls St. Paul Magazine
, Ali Kaplan, stops by to showcase four shops with deals you won't want to miss.
Boutiques on wheels will be gathering on Saturday, July 11th
for Fashion Truck Fest
. One of the trucks you’ll find there is Style Trolley
. Owner Mariah Kottke shows us some of the fashion you’ll see from her truck.
There is more than one way to tie a tie. In fact, there is more than one kind of tie! Anthony Andler, owner of Heimie’s Haberdashery
, shows us a few different designs.
The second Saturday of the month from 10 AM – 6 PM through October, Scout Vintage Collective holds its outdoor market. At Scout Vintage Collective
in Golden Valley, they give new life to items you might have tucked away.
Twin Cities Live Producer and Creator of Happy Shoe Day
, Maggie Winter, says stop with the flip flops! She shows us some sandals that you should be wearing this summer instead.
Gone are the days of only wearing a beach cover-up only over your bathing suit. Lindsey Froemming, owner of Fashion Fix
, says add the right pair of pants and add some accessories and you’ve got yourself an everyday outfit!
When you have a little one, whenever you go someplace it usually means packing up a lot of things. If you are planning a day at the lake, there are some essentials you’ll want to be sure to bring along. Baby gear expert, Katie Blozis
, shows us some must-haves.
Mall of America trend expert, Sara Rogers, says there is a perfect pair of white pants for every woman for different occasions.
When deciding what the right accessories are for each outfit, that doesn’t just mean the right jewelry. It also means picking out the right bag to complete the outfit. Mall of America style expert, Christopher Straub has advice on pulling your looks together.
Gingham, a popular 2015 trend, is everywhere from runways to home decor. Ali Kaplan, Shopping Editor at the Mpls. St. Paul Magazine
, gives ways to add gingham to your house and wardrobe.
Watches make for a great accessory and are a timeless Father's Day gift. Bryan Moeller from R.F. Moeller Jeweler
shares watches for the classic, sporty, or trendy dad in your life, along with a pick for the ladies.
Summer months fly by in Minnesota so we take full advantage of the warmer months. Reunions, parties, weddings and more get planned outdoors. For guys, dressing up for these outdoor occasions can be a little tough. Owner of Heimie’s Haberdashery
, Anthony Andler, has some classy looks that can still be comfortable too.
Clean out your closet and make room for all those cute summer clothes! Kelli has become a huge fan of Style Encore
. You can sell your gently used clothes that you are done wearing and full up your closet with new looks for a low price!
Women often find themselves standing in their closet, looking at their clothes, and saying to themselves, “I wear that all the time!” Lindsey Froemming, owner of Fashion Fix
, shows us how to use the pieces you already own and give them great style.
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In the fashion world, designers are bringing out their summer fashions. Unexpected prints are combined with different textures, creating light and flowy dresses than that breathe in the summer heat. TCL stylist and owner of Corset Styling and Fashion Boutique
, Jodi Mayers, shows off these trends.
We are kicking off our Best Summer Ever with essentials you’ll just “Gotta Have”! Kelli shows us how, even if it doesn’t feel like summer – it’s still going to smell like it! She found a scent that just screams summer vacation.
If you talk about what jewelry is trending for the summer, you need to head back – way back – to the disco era! Jewelry designers are creating jewelry that is inspired by the 70’s. Owner of Realia by Jen
jewelry designer, Jen Scheffler, shows us some staples that you should be wearing.
Mall of America’s Trend Expert, Sara Rogers, shows off all of the different lengths of skirts you’ll be seeing this summer. There is a length for everyone that works!
Suzanne Cartmill and her friend and business partner, Beth Zustiak are just like most other moms you know. They are balancing a lot of things. Both are wives and moms and add to that, bloggers for Twin Cities Moms Blog.com