#ShopSaintPaul with the Horgen Family

Retail Insiders: The Horgen Family

In this edition of Shop Saint Paul, Tom and Lora Horgen dish on their favorite family-friendly spots.

Parents of two, the Horgens are a stylish Como Park family with a passion for shopping locally. Tom, the digital features editor of the Star Tribune, can often be found showcasing the best of Saint Paul on his Instagram account (give him a follow @tomhorgen). Lora spends her days in Highland Park, keeping up with all the fashion trends as a store manager at Stephanie’s Shop. Join us as we keep up with the Horgens by taking a trip to their favorite Saint Paul shops.

View more information about the Horgen's favorite shops below:

Red Balloon

With a love of reading and fun, Red Balloon Bookshop is dedicated to serving our community with books, gifts and events that inspire, inform and entertain, helping children of all ages - and adults! - live imaginative and rich lives.

Stephanie’s Shop

Stephanie's provides fine women's clothing & accessories from designers like Diane von Furstenberg, Nicole Miller, Shoshanna, James Jeans & more! Visit them in Highland Park!

Grand Ole Creamery

Since 1984, Grand Ole Creamery has been serving homemade premium ice cream and delectable desserts to locals.

A. Johnson & Sons Florists

If you're looking for flowers and plants, you're headed to the right place. A. Johnson & Sons Florist has been a family run business located on historic Grand Avenue since 1936. This fourth generation family business offers the experience, selection, and quality you deserve, serving as Saint Paul's premiere florist with the largest selection of cut flowers and plants. Let this award winning friendly staff assist you with all your flower event and convention plant rental needs.


Pacifier is an urban baby + kid boutique in Highland Park offering gifts, clothing (up to size 8), toys, nursery decor, and gear.

Barely Brothers Records

Barely Brothers Records is Saint Paul's vinyl-only record store dealing in new and used vinyl LPs and 7"s.

Roundtable Coffee

The Roundtable Coffee Works storefront is a bright, cared-for space; you can stop by to sip on espresso for a minute, grab some coffee for the road, or chat up the coffee roasters

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