Suit vs. Tux

Getting dressed is easy. We’ve pretty much got it figured out, right? And in any scenario where puzzlement is a possibility, there’s usually a dress code to reference. Unless, of course, you’re the one writing it. There are only a few times in our lives when we get to dictate exactly what ourselves and our closest friends and family can…

A Head Start on a Lasting Change

With Thanksgiving behind us—and we’re all still filled with the spirit of gratitude—would now be a good time to think about New Year’s resolutions? Think about it: if you identify those things you’d like to change in the coming year, and start laying the groundwork for those changes, you will be ahead of the game when January inevitably rolls around.

An Attitude of Gratitude

Thanksgiving. You know the drill: turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, Aunt Suzie’s mystery Jell-O, cranberries, dinner rolls, green bean casserole—it’s the standard American Thanksgiving meal—and then an afternoon yawning into the evening of watching football, trying to stay awake. It’s part of our American tradition. In many families the menu seldom changes, the attendees remain basically the same and…

Fall Twenty-Seventeen

Fashion’s favorite season is finally here, fall. We partnered with Boutique 78 in Chanhassen to curate a series of looks to reflect the combination of fall runway styles, with the look and feel of Eden Prairie. The highlighted looks are for both students and women of all ages.

Sweater Weather Jewelry

What better way to head into fall than to freshen up your look with a few choice pieces of jewelry. The ideas trending today are about making timeless additions to your collection. Rings, layering necklaces and bracelets are everywhere. If you are in the market to add to your current jewelry treasures or just starting out – here are a…

2017 Summer Menswear

T
he 10,000 lakes have thawed, and it’s time for your style to follow suit. We all need a few reminders after essentially dressing for survival all winter (and most of spring, if we’re being honest). Allow us to jumpstart your summer wardrobe inspiration!

Feeling in Full Color

Redecorating, renovating, or waiting for the perfect finishing touches to find their way home - whenever we make a change in our space, we don’t just think about how it looks, but how it feels. Color is the most emotional characteristic of the visual experience, so we’ve rounded up the top trending shades to make your space feel as beautiful…

Encore Boutique

Eden Prairie’s Encore Boutique is home to an eclectic assortment of new and expertly consigned clothing and accessories. The store first opened in 1988, moving to its current location not long after Kay Nordbye purchased it from the previous owner in the mid-2000s.