Category Archives: Crave

Summer 2012 Olympics

The summer olympics have started and what a fun Opening Ceremony to watch with all the interesting uniforms the athletes wore during the Walk of Nations.  Some of my favorites were Team USA’s, Jamaica, New Zealand and Spain.















See more pictures here

See the Walk of Nations here

News… H&M To Open In Calhoun Square

H&M announced they are opening a third location in Minneapolis at Calhoun Square in Uptown fall 2012.







Calhoun Square

Trend…. Layered Bracelets

A big trend this summer has been to wear layered bracelets on one’s arm.  It is fun to see all of the color and texture.  I snapped a few of my favorites and posted below.


News…. Target Teams up with Neiman Marcus

Target Stores has teamed up with Neiman Marcus for the 2012 Holiday Season.  A limited edition of women’s, men’s  and children’s apparel and accessories will be sold at both retailers storefronts and on their websites.  Here are some of the designers who will be featured: Alice + Olivia, Altuzarra, Band of Outsiders, Brian Atwood, Eddie Borgo, Lela Rose, Marchesa, Philip Crangi, Prabal Gurung, Proenza Schouler, Rag & Bone, Rodarte, Thom Browne.












Read more about it here

Event…. Nordstrom Anniversary Sale!

Mark your calendars for a one time a year sale at Nordstroms.  It begins Friday, July 20th.  It is a great time to buy your fall wardrobe as prices go up after the sale.












Spotted… Itasca Moccasins

Located in Lake George, MN, Itasca Leathergoods creates beautifully handcrafted leather moccasins.  You can custom order any color and design.







Event… Northern Spark 2012

Northern Spark will be hosting it’s second annual event this weekend, June 9th-10th in Minneapolis and St. Paul.  It takes place during the night with collaborations between hundreds of artists.  Get your rest now as it goes all night!







see the schedule here

Spotted… Patterns by Figgy’s

Purl Soho has started carrying these adorable kids clothing patterns.  They have both boys and girls patterns for cute, stylish wears.














Buy them here



Spotted… LARK Accessories

LARK handmade accessories are a fun way to accessorize for the summer, with a lot of color!  Here are a few of my favorites.






Event… The Met Gala 2012

The Met held it’s annual gala this past Monday in honor of the new exhibit, Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations. I have posted a few of my favorite looks below!


















See more photos here.