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  1. Summer in the City of Lakes

    When good weather visits your state for a short 12 weeks, you take summer seriously. You jockey for seats at restaurants with outdoor seating; waiting inside for a spot to open in order to dine in the fresh air. You get up extra early on Friday … Read More

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  2. Who and What: A Buying Guide to Fine Jewelry

    Opals, rubies, and sapphires—oh my! For centuries, fine jewelry has been a safe bet for anyone looking to buy their special someone a gift that subtly says “more than friends.” Because I refuse to live in a world where every kiss begins with KAY, I urge … Read More

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  3. 9 Timeless Chairs Under $299

    There comes a point in one’s adult life when it’s time to purchase a set of dining room chairs– that is if you value that sort of thing! Through the majority of my twenties I collected chairs from garage sales and thrift stores. It worked well and I loved … Read More

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  4. A Few Things I’m Loving…

    Here are the brands, labels, albums, and places I’ve been talking about with my friends! I think you’ll like these recommendations, too. Wear: JONSEY JONESY is an underwear brand oriented around stylish comfort, breathable fabrics, and a unique fit. They are firm believers that simple – … Read More

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  5. Last Minute Gifts That Delight

    See what we did there, eh? I’m a last-minute shopper (I started yesterday!), so I thought it would be appropriate to put up one last post with gift recommendations. There’s a little something for everyone here. Best of luck, shoppers! The Citizenry Palermo Copper Leather Chair … Read More

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  6. Wanted List: The Holiday Edition

    I’m a big fan of fewer, more meaningful gifts during the holidays. Here’s my current wish list, featuring a few forever pieces and a couple items that won’t break the bank. 1. Kitmen Keung LD1.0 $420: Simple. Beautiful. Playful. 2. Polished Horn Salad Servers $49.95: A … Read More

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  7. A Few Things I’m Talking About This Week

    It’s been a while since I’ve put together a round up of my own. Given how often I verbally recommend the products I try (or would like to try) to friends, I thought we’d get back to sharing them here. Feel free to share your thoughts … Read More

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  8. Wit & Delight For Target: Get The Look

    Our Wit & Delight for Target collection has launched! From casual beer tastings to an elevated craft brew social, the collection was designed to cater to many types of hosts and party throwers. To kick the party off, I’m sharing how I’d style my personal Wit & Delight for Target party, … Read More

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  9. Wit & Delight for Target: Launch Party!

    Good food. Good people. Good times. This Tuesday, we celebrated the launch of Wit & Delight for Target with close friends and family at 514 Studios, here in Minneapolis, MN. I was really excited to share a little peek at the collection, which will be in stores and … Read More

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  10. Sneak Peek: Wit & Delight for Target Launches Sept 14!

    I can’t believe the Wit & Delight for Target launch is almost here! The product line will be available in stores and on line Sept 14, and over the next couple weeks, I’ll be sharing product features, recipes, DIY tutorials, and behind the scenes images. Eek! Before we get … Read More

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  11. Makers Profile (+ Giveaway!): Julia Kostreva

    **This Giveaway is now Closed** Chances are you’ve come across Julia Kostreva’s work before and not even realized it. Julia burst into the spotlight a couple years ago with a line of planners that had graphic designers everywhere saying “I wish I’d designed that.” Most of us … Read More

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  12. The Right Stuff

    When it comes to decorating, I’m a sucker for mixing and matching. I love combining unexpected textures and patterns. I believe that every shiny new object should be countered with something vintage, storied and full of character. The vintage stuff is what makes a room fun … Read More

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