August 11th, 2010
In addition to picking up a new autographed page turner, you can shop too. Author and blogger Laina Turner-Molaski
will be signing her book Stilettos and Soundrels
at Bluebird (Friday, 3 to 6 p.m., 3909 W 50th St,
Mpls, 952-746-8675) and Buffalo Exchange
(Saturday, 4 to 6 p.m., 2727 S Lyndale Av, Mpls, 612-871-9115). Bonus: Buffalo Exchange is also offering $5 off of your store purchase, if you buy the book.
is hosting a bazaar (Saturday, noon to 5 p.m., 4414 Excelsior Blvd, St. Louis Park, 952-378-1815) with local artists, including graphic designer Adam Turman
, Sara Quinn and one of our favorite jewelry designers Nancy Golden of Goldenwear
Be the first on your block to check out the new LifePower Yoga in Uptown
(2901 Hennepin Av, Mpls). They're offering free yoga and pilates classes this weekend so sign up now and om later.
Save your spot at next week's local premier of the movie "Skin Trade"
(August 19, Ritz Theater, 345 13th Av NE, Mpls). Festivities start at 6 p.m. with cocktails and h'ors d'ouevres, gift bags and a silent auction. Then it's movie time (the flick is about fashion trends and fur industry practices), followed by a discussion with the director Shannon Keith. It's free (yippee!), but space is limited so reserve your spot online
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