This week in local shopping, St. Paul store picky girl closes, Giambattistas Valli for Macy's launches, and Grethen House, Electric Fetus and Drama hold fall sales. Head over to l'etoile's weekly shopping guide for all the details. Here's a sampling:
Beginning Wednesday: Giambattista Valli for Impulse Only at Macy’s
What: Hot off collaborations with Matthew Williamson, Kinder Aggugini and most recently Karl Lagerfeld, Macy's launches what looks to be its more promising capsule collection thusfar - Italian fashion designer Giambattista Valli. His eye-popping, 35-piece collection will include frilly ruffles, colorblock dresses, delicate blouses and the very-on-trend animal prints all priced between $50 to $150. It's a far cry from his namesake offerings, which go for $1200 to $6000.
When: Beginning Wednesday, October 26 through
Where: Select Macy's stores nationwide include 700 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, 612-375-2200, and www.macys.com