You may have noticed a new store on the block. John Henry, the menswear shop, is a local collaboration between its three founders: Michele Henry of Primp Boutique, Henry’s brother, Mike, and John Vadnais. Located next to the women’s clothing shop Primp on Banning Avenue, John Henry is a one-stop shop for men, making downtown White Bear Lake a shopping destination for men and women alike. Read more about White Bear Lake Clothier Curates Looks for Every Occasion
It might seem that fashion shows are reserved for cosmopolitan cities such as New York, Paris or Milan, but White Bear Lake has its own slice of first-class fashion, thanks to Tyler Conrad and Kim Schoonover.
Conrad, co-owner of Goodthings, and Schoonover, owner of Indulge salon, first met when Schoonover moved here from Chicago. “We kind of realized we were very like-minded people,” Schoonover says. And after she opened her salon in 2012, “we started talking, saying, ‘How can we really bring more business into White Bear?’ ” Read more about Fashion Duo Brings Glam to WBL