Event… Fashion’s Night Out 2012

This will be the 4th annual Fashion Night Out and it looks to be even bigger!  Check out all the retailers participating in Minneapolis this year.  The event is Wednesday, Sept. 5th and runs from 6-9 pm.












Fashion’s Night Out Schedule is Here

Read more about it from Refinery 29 here

Event…. New York Fashion Week!

The Spring 2013 Collections begin September 6th and continue through the 13th.  Mercedes Benz is the sponsor again this year with most of the shows being held at Lincoln Center.








See the full schedule here

News… Fairchild Launches Photo Service

Fairchild Publishing, publisher of WWD and Style.com, announced their new photo service.  The service has several features such as  designer archives and the newly added runway service, just in time for the Spring 2013 Collections beginning in a few days.










Read about the service here

News… Opening Ceremony Is Publishing A Magazine

Opening Ceremony, the retail store based in New York is publishing it’s first magazine this Fall celebrating the Olympics.












Buy it here

Trend…. Neon in Athletic Wear

Neon has been a big trend for Spring and Summer 2012 but one interesting place where it is popping up is in women’s Athletic wear.  Here are a few places I have seen it this summer:















Find your own neon here

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.