March 31st, 2011
XOXO is even more sincere when you put it on paper. Well, we xoxo Stationery Saturday at Lunalux
(11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 1618 Harmon Pl, Mpls, 612-373-0526) so much that we can't help but spread the word. Check out this week's adorable note cards with three options to chose from (yellow daisies, pink flowers or blue boxes) and your name (or clever header) in sans serif jet black ink. You can help with the printing and it's just $29 for 10 cards and envelopes. New this round: Optional upgrade to lined envelopes (pictured) for $1 per envelope.
There's a clear path around Lake Calhoun, but if spring isn't sprouting fast enough for you, check out the Bachman's Spring Ideas House
(through April 17, 5936 Lyndale Av S, Mpls, 612-861-7311). The historic Bachman home offers "Spring Romance in France." Tickets are $5 and 20 percent of all proceeds will benefit Children's Home Society and Family Services plus you'll receive coupon for $5 off a purchase of $25 or more. Downtownies, don't forget about the nature at the Macy's Flower Show
(through April 10).
Newish shop Belle Weather
(Friday and Saturday, 3404 Lyndale Av S, Mpls, 612-825-2909) is having a mega sale with everything 10 to 50 percent off, including the curtains, pillows, jewelry and giftables. Sweeten the deal with cupcakes.
Three lucky PopFizz subscribers will each win a set of Stationery Saturday stationery from Lunalux
with regular envelopes (lined envelopes available for an additional charge). To win, you must be available to show up at some point during the event (11 a.m. to 6 p.m.) on Saturday (April 2) while they run off your winning cards. To be entered to win, respond to this email with your name and phone number by 5 p.m. today. Please promise to go if you win! Winners will be notified on Friday morning.
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