October 19th, 2011
Our best friend is coming to town! Okay, so Zang Toi isn't our BFF yet, but we're sure he should be. Meet the charmer during StyledLife's 5th Anniversary
this weekend. He'll be hanging out on Thursday and Friday with his fall 2011 collection. Also check out the impressively affordable Oryany handbags (pictured) -- the line is having its first ever trunk show (through Sunday). Milestones all around!
Good thing the monochromatic look is in. The dress code for the Walker After Hours' CMYK vs. RGB party
(9 p.m. to midnight, 1750 Hennepin Av, Mpls, 612-375-7633) is wear your favorite Pantone
hue. Celebrate the opening of "Graphic Design: Now in Production." Enjoy cocktails and apps and live DJ and make sure to create-your-own font. Move over, Helvetica.
Three of our favorites have gotten together to celebrate love. The All You Need is Love open house
(1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Karin Jacobson Design Studio, 1500 Jackson St NE, Studio 288, Mpls) will feature jewelry by Karin Jacobson Design
, images by Jennifer Simonson Photography
and eco-friendly flowers by Amelia's
. We do! We do!
You know what's awesome? Nordstrom isn't decking its stores until November 27. Also awesome? Starting this weekend. Check out A Holiday Bazaar
by Grant Whittaker and Myron Johnson (7 to 10 p.m., Saturday, The Ritz Theater, 345 13th Av NE, Mpls, $24 advance tickets available at 612-436-1129 and online
or $27 at the door). Kick off the night with a fashion show and then shop food (chocolate!) and fashion from top resale stores Fashion Avenue, GH2, June, Rags from Riches, Rodeo Drive and Second Debut.
There's no such thing as too many sparkles! At least that's how we've felt since seeing "La Cage Aux Folles"
(through Sunday, State Theatre, Mpls). We dare you to go and not hum "The Best of Times" (and mean it) for days to come.
Is your wardrobe giving you a chill? Winterize stylishly at It's a Date's pop-up sale
(6 to 9 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 2717 E 42nd St, Mpls). With hosts Two Birds
and Salvaged Strawberry
, you'll be able to get expert advice as you scour the curated selection.
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