The Best Places to Shop in Minneapolis

Minneapolis is known for the Stone Arch Bridge, its chain of lakes, and ‘Minnesota Nice’ but it’s also a prominent fashion hub for quaint boutiques, luxe establishments, and charming storefronts. Here, people talk about what you’re wearing, who you’re wearing, and where they can get one. Given that the style landscape here is one of exquisite singularity, you’ll have to point your admirers in the right direction… for their own unique experience. In your nicest Minnesota voice, of course. When you visit, don’t forget to tell them The Scout Guide Minneapolis sent you!


Cedar & Cypress Designs

SCOUTED | 1865 Wayzata Blvd West, Long Lake | @cedarandcypressdesigns | If the beautiful jewelry, apparel, and gifts don’t draw you in, the purpose behind Cedar & Cypress Designs will. When you purchase a hand-rolled clay bracelet or a stunning ethically sourced horn necklace, you’re doing it with a purpose; helping create jobs and empowering talented artisans in Haiti. 

Cosmic Child Crystals

SCOUTED | @cosmicchildcrystals | Energize your soul with a shopping experience at this online crystal boutique. Set up an appointment for crystal consulting, browse their special collections, or choose individual crystals that are calling you. 

Helena Koivu Beauty

SCOUTED | 200 Southdale Center, Edina | @helenakoivubeauty | Helena Koivu believes that what you put on your body is just as important as what you put in it. From night creams to eye serums, you’ll find the most wholesome ingredients in these products, products that even look clean. 


SCOUTED | 432 2nd Street, Excelsior | @sixmn | Here you’ll find accessories, dresses, bottoms, tops, rompers…you name it, and this dynamic duo offers it. Even more than adding gorgeous new threads to your closet, when you shop, you’ll feel the passion behind their mission, to help women effortlessly get dressed, have fun, and show up confidently in their lives. 

Bluebird Boutique

3909 West 50th Street, Edina | @bluebirdedina | If you’re ready to build your wardrobe with classic basics, put Bluebird Boutique on the list for your next shopping day. One customer shared, “Love the clothes, the service, and the ladies who work here and run the show.” Make space in your closet because you’re in for a treat. 


211 3rd Avenue North, Minneapolis | @d.nolo | Welcome to the stylish and fashion-forward D. NOLO, located in the North Loop. Here you’ll not only find beautiful clothing, accessories, shoes, and home furnishings but you’ll also find an experience. Order an inventive cocktail or culturally inspired provision, then let the shopping begin! 

Serge + Jane

4532 France Avenue South, Edina | @sergeandjaneshop | The artful variety found at Serge + Jane is akin to the city’s best treasure hunt. Rebellious, passionate, laid-back… come in for a little of this and little of that. They have a lot of each. 

Queen Anna House of Fashion

109 North 2nd Street, Minneapolis | @queenannaliving | Pair Queen Anna’s personalized concierge styling services with the unique style and fashion they choose to excite their customers, and what you’ll uncover is a shopping excursion like no other. 


211 North Washington Avenue, Minneapolis | @requisitenorthloop | Classic styles, luxury apparel, accessories, and apothecaries are all offered in this chic boutique that feels like the perfect sanctuary. Be on the lookout for your new favorite piece along with art and trunk shows hosted in this polished two-level space. 



SCOUTED | 212 Third Avenue North Suite 106, Minneapolis | @martinpatrick3 | For every fit and lifestyle, MartinPatrick3, will not disappoint. What will you find here, you ask? High-end brands, personalized service, and cutting-edge concepts. Discover the essence of dressing stylishly at MartinPatrick3. 

Club Carraway

Semple Mansion 104 West Franklin Avenue Suite 100, Minneapolis | @clubcarraway | Made-to-measure suits and custom-made shoes are just some of the fineries you’ll discover at Club Carraway. They’re the complete package to take your every day to new heights and pamper yourself while doing it. 

Heime’s Haberdashery

400 Saint Peter Street, St. Paul | @heimeshaberdashery | Each season, Heime’s Haberdashery hand-selects fabrics and then gets to work designing their own in-house collection. Suits, sporting goods, and accessories are some of the departments you’ll find here along with attention to detail and deep roots in the community. 

Jaxen Grey

226 North Washington Avenue #150, Minneapolis | @jaxengrey_official | From the variety of brands offered to the sharp merchandising and energetic staff, when you walk inside Jaxen Grey, you’ll feel the synchronicity between stylists, brands, and customers. 

King Brothers Clothiers

712 15th Avenue Northeast, Minneapolis | @kingbrosclothiers | King Brothers Clothiers is the only certified Master Bespoke Clothier in Minneapolis so when you walk in for a suit, sportscoat, or tuxedo an original unique pattern will be created specifically to your body’s structure; hand-cut, hand-sewn to exact specifications. 


Goodnight Moon

SCOUTED | 4388 France Avenue South, Minneapolis | @goodnightmoonkids | This sweet children’s clothing boutique will have you saying, “Aww” again and again. Offering clothing, accessories, and gifts for babies, kids, and tweens, you’ll have a hard time resisting the whimsical styles and gentle colors you’ll find at this jewel of a shop. 

oh baby!

5005 France Avenue South, Edina | @ohbabybrand | Looking for the cutest upscale retailer of children’s fashion and home furnishings? Oh baby! has it all. Children’s fashion, accessories, shoes, bedding, furniture and more. You’ll be oh so happy you stopped in! 

Pacifier Kids

219 North 2nd Street #102, Minneapolis | @pacifierkids | Pacifier Kids offers fun brands like tea, Rylee + Crue, and UPPAbaby and their variety of categories has you covered for every occasion. For you, for baby, or for a friend, shop Pacifier Kids for the ultimate in cute. 

Sweetpea & Co.

8535 Central Avenue Northeast, Blaine | @sweetpeaandco | A shop that’s all about celebrating the joy and playfulness that is childhood… would you really want to shop anywhere else? The sweetness at Sweetpea & Co. is just as sweet as the colors, products, and quality you’ll find here. 

Teeny Bee Boutique

1560 Selby Avenue, St. Paul | @shopteenybee | A teeny shop with big impact, Teeny Bee Boutique carries a curated selection that captures the essence of childhood. You’ll find your typical categories but nothing about the products they carry is typical. Get ready to fill up that gift basket with goodies for a friend and a few for you! 


Bachman’s Floral Home and Garden

SCOUTED | 6 Twin Cities locations including Minneapolis, Apple Valley, Maplewood, Plymouth, Eden Prairie, and Fridley | @shopbachmans | From fresh flowers and garden plants to gifts and trees and shrubs, look at Bachman’s Floral Home and Garden for all your home needs. Colorful, lush, elegant, strong, thoughtful, and special… the treasures you’ll find at Bachman’s are all the above. 

Brick + Linen

SCOUTED | 114 Main Street North, Stillwater and 401 Lake Street East Suite #100, Wayzata | @bricklinen | Carefully curated home décor, from local artisans and beyond will practically guarantee you’ll go home with a few precious finds. They also house a full-service interior design firm here, project and interior design, and styling services offered by their experienced team. 

Spruce Flowers and Events

SCOUTED | 1621 East Hennepin Avenue Suite 175, Minneapolis | @sprucemn | When you’re in need of a fresh floral arrangement for any occasion, you’ll find beauty in the flowers and the people at Spruce Flowers and Events. Everything is fresh and lovely at Spruce. 

Biggs & Co.

105 Division Street East, Buffalo | @biggsandcompany | Go bigg or go home at Biggs & Co., a home furnishing and custom design company. The goal of this family-owned business is to bring one of a kind design, art work and reclaimed furniture into your home that is unique to your needs, wants and style. 

Curiosity & Curiosity Home

1228 2nd Street Northeast Suite 3, Minneapolis | @curiosityneminneapolis | If you’re looking for a store whose jam is unique home goods, accent pieces, rugs, pillows and more, then look no further. Get curious and find unique pieces that are just your style at Curiosity & Curiosity Homes. 

Five Swans

315 Lake Street East, Wayzata | @five_swans_wayzata | Sitting across from the picturesque Wayzata historic train depot, Five Swans is a shop that carries traditional, elegant, fresh products that are unique and vary with Minnesota’s changing seasons. Your gift will be the talk of the party when you shop at Five Swans. 

Golden Age Design

4157 West Broadway, Robbinsdale | @goldenagedesign | Golden Age Design wants you to treasure the pieces you bring into your home for years to come. This proud small business sells many one of a kind pieces that will surely get you “oohing” and “ahhing”. 

Urban Market

3795 Pinto Drive, Medina | @urbanmarketedina | Urban Market works with several contributors who create with different mediums, ensuring your stop is a well-rounded exciting one. Soy candles, pillows and throws, furniture… have fun! 

Wettrock Co.

821 3rd Street, Farmington | @wettrockco | Every home needs a statement piece or two and lucky for us, Wettrock Co. is here for it. They design and build one of a kind custom statement pieces that are expertly handcrafted by owner, Kevin Whetstone. Give them a call today to get a project started. You and your home deserve it.