May 6th, 2010
Go for the gold or the silver or the gemstones at Walker Art Center's Local Artist Jewelry Mart
(11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 1750 Hennepin Av., Mpls, 612-375-7600). This installment will feature jewelry by newcomers Kristin Berwald and Martine Lizama (necklace pictured) along with favorites Heinz Brummel, Yen Chee, Gia Gifford, Karin Jacobson, Britta Kauppila, Tia Keobounpheng, Ann Lambrecht, Marisa Martinez, Ruth Mikos, Amy Mueller, Lauren Nicole, Danny Saathoff, Jill Smith, Molly Spilane, and Helen Wang.
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Send your mom a love note or get her some fresh cards during Stationery Saturday
at Luna Lux (1618 Harmon Pl, Mpls, 612-373-0526). For $29, you'll take home 10 monogrammed letterpress masterpieces with your choice of pretty botanical designs.
For an elegant feast, make a reservation at Cosmos
(Graves 601, 601 1st Av. N., Mpls., 612-312-1168). Take mom to Paris in the Midwest with a meal at Barbette
(1600 W Lake St, Mpls, 612-827-5710) -- nothing says "I love you" like Grand Marnier French toast. If staying in (but not in the kitchen) is your mother's wish, pick up a frittata and greens from Lucia's
( 1432 W31st St, Mpls, 612-823-7125, call ahead to order a whole frittata).
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