What's Happening November-December 2012
Timeless Trends with Che Bella Interiors
The designers from Che Bella Interiors will be showcasing “Timeless Trends in Interior Design” at the Midwest Home Show Nov. 16-18 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. See examples of the newest design trends, including vibrant colors, quality furniture handmade in America, and eco-friendly materials, and learn how the designers mix these with timeless elements to ensure their beautiful designs stay fresh year after year. Ask the designers how they can help you create the space of your dreams. Visit Che Bella Interiors at booth #1531. chebellainteriors.com • 952-239-0961
Ring in the Holidays at Galleria
Gather your friends and family to ring in the holiday season with food, fashion, and festive décor at Galleria. You’ll find everything you need to make the season bright—for everyone on your list. Visit Galleria for holiday entertaining and gift ideas, festive events, musical performances, and more. Looking for that perfect outfit for the annual holiday party? Wondering how to create a show-stopping tablescape for a merry gathering? Need to bring everyone together for a festive meal, but don’t want to cook? Find what you need at Galleria, located at 69th and France Avenue in Edina. GalleriaEdina.com
Gonyea Homes Recognized for Excellence
Gonyea Homes and Remodeling has been recognized by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) as the “2012 Builder of the Year.” “These awards are exceptional honors,” says Curt Christensen, 2012 president of BATC. “The people at Gonyea have demonstrated the highest level of professionalism as judged by the people with which they do business.” Gonyea Homes can be found in many desirable neighborhoods, including Terra Vista and Taylor Creek in Pllymouth, and Prairie Ridge in Eden Prairie. gonyeahomes.com • 763-432-4500
Erotas Building Corp. Receives Reggie Award
Congratulations to Erotas Building Corporation on receiving the 2012 Parade of Homes Reggie Award of Excellence in the “$1,000,000 plus” category from the Builders Association of the Twin Cities. Well-known for superbly crafted homes and an “above and beyond” approach to client service, Erotas Building Corporation is also celebrating its 20th year in business. erotasbuildingcorp.com • 952-401-4300
Gray Gardens Hosts Holiday Events
Join the staff of Gray Gardens, located at 366 Water St., downtown Excelsior, during the weekends of Nov. 23–Dec. 23, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for events, holiday gift ideas, s’mores, and hot apple cider (free gift wrapping with purchase). Call 952-474-9150 to reserve your spot in the following seminars:
Sat. Nov. 24, noon: Create a spruce-top urn. Bring your own urn or buy one at the store and learn how to care for it during the winter. Dress warm.
Sat. Dec. 1, noon to 4 p.m.: Book a free half-hour personal consultation with Gray Gardens’ talented interior designer. Bring photos, inspiration books, floor plans, and remodeling/decorating questions or concerns.
Sat. Dec. 8, noon to 3 p.m.: Enjoy a wine tasting/pairing with Bourget imports, perfect for holiday entertaining!
Sat. Dec. 15, noon to 3 p.m.: Create a magical fairy garden. Bring your own container or purchase one. Dress warm.
Sat. Dec. 22: Last minute holiday gift shopping. The helpful staff will make sure you find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. 952-474-7180 • www.graygardens.net