fashion events

Wild About Big Announcements

Cate Mezyk - March 20, 2015

I sat down to chat with someone the other day, and she asked me how this whole Wild Ruffle thing got started. As I started to tell her the story of my history in retail, and then a trip out east and the shop that inspired my dream so long ago, and then the humble beginnings of this blog itself, it occurred to me that I …

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WIW to the Oscars

Tammy Hiveley - February 25, 2015
WIW to the Oscar Experience 2015 Minneapolis-8

As I mentioned last week {here}, we were invited to the Twin Cities Oscar Experience 2015. It proved to be a fabulous soirée with food, Hollywood fashion and most importantly… giving back to the community! All proceeds are split between non-profits, Twin Cities Film Fest and Aegis Foundation. Cate was unable to attend at the last minute so my beautiful friend, Summer, jumped at the chance to …

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Wild About Sunday’s Oscar Event!

Tammy Hiveley - February 20, 2015
Sue Wong strapless lace drop waist gown

Wild Ruffle is excited to be included in the The 22nd Annual Oscar Experience this Sunday night, February 22nd! If you’d like to join Cate and I for this fabulous Hollywood event we’d be ecstatic to hang with you.  Just click here for tickets and you’ll be all set. This event is the longest running Oscar party in the U.S. outside of LA. Everyone adds glitz and walks …

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Wish Boutique

Cate Mezyk - October 5, 2014
Inside Wish Boutique

We are excited to have Wish Boutique coming to the party once again at City Hall in downtown Prior Lake on Saturday, November 1st from 9am-1pm. Their motto: Life is too short to wear boring clothes. How cute is that? And don’t we all have to agree with it! The owner, Katie, spent years designing for Kohl’s private label, Sonoma. A desire to spend more time with her …

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Shoes, Shoes & more Shoes; Need I say more?

Tammy Hiveley - August 27, 2014
Black and white

We had the honor of hosting the DSW BTS #minishoelover event last night in Coon Rapids, MN. Here’s what I wore:  Matiko Kinsley Wedge Bootie c/o DSW, Black tuxedo top and H&M pants.   Wow, it was so fun to celebrate SHOES!  Who doesn’t love that? If you didn’t know already, DSW has always had kids shoes online but not in the stores.  Now they are responding to the call from their …

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Get Back To School In Style With DSW (and win $100)!

Tammy Hiveley - August 24, 2014
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We are so thrilled to be hosting a special party for DSW’s Youth and Toddler Back-To-School night at Riverdale Plaza DSW in Coon Rapids, MN (12658 Riverdale Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55448)! Keep reading for all the deets, PLUS the chance to win $100 to DSW! On Tuesday, August 26th, from 4-6pm, we’ll be hanging out with a few of our favorite online friends (including Amber of Mommy’s …

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Wild About… A Giant Giveaway!

Cate Mezyk - August 15, 2014

This is always one of my favorite posts to write… our Pop Up Shop group giveaway! We have so many amazing shops participating in our next event (coming Sunday, August 24th from 4-8 pm outside on Main Ave in downtown Prior Lake). And they’re feeling generous. Three lucky winners are going to walk away with incredible prize packages. And oh my goodness – I’m envious of …

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Orchid Blue Designs

Tammy Hiveley - August 11, 2014
Orchid blue designs

We are wild to announce that Orchid Blue Designs are back!  We welcome sisters, Kari and Dawn, to the Pop Up Market on Sunday August 24th from 4-8pm on Prior Lake’s Main Avenue. These ladies started Orchid Blue Designs together in the Fall of 2013 after being totally inspired by their first Pop Up Shop.  All of those DIYs, it’s hard not to go home feeling crafty!  We …

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Fashion Rocks with Macy’s Glamorama

Tammy Hiveley - August 6, 2014
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Glitz, Glam and all things Grand. Basically sums up my Friday night.  How bout you? I was honored to be invited to Macy’s Glamorama Minneapolis 2014.  Fashion Rocks.  Hot Styles, Cool Performances, One Unforgettable Night. What is Glamorama? It’s an event that benefits the Children’s Cancer Research Fund.  So first and foremost I’ll share with you the little guy they choose to be the ambassador …

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A Wild Time

Tammy Hiveley - May 9, 2014

We are WILD WILD WILD about the Pop Up Shop! …And about now… we are Wiped, a bit Wacky…and honestly soaking Wet {thanks torrential downpour for your timing}!! My short yet sweet recap of the evening — lots of pics to tell the story.  They say a thousand words – right?      A WILD shout out to everyone who made this event a huge success!  Our little helpers, the vendors …

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