Askov Finlayson + Hygge & West Wallpaper

Two cozy, Northern winter-inspired designs fit for year-round enjoyment in this new collab

Since 2008, e-commerce wallpaper (and now fabric) company Hygge & West has offered modern, whimsical designs—all wallpaper screen-printed by hand in the USA—through strong collaborations with the likes of Florida’s Rifle Paper Co, Brooklyn-based illustrator Julia Rothman, and now (somewhat unusually) men’s boutique Askov Finlayson. “Aimee Lagos [of Hygge & West] reached out to us unexpectedly, but we were already familiar with the great work …

Askov Finlayson + Marvel Bar Candles

Three new cocktail-scented scents

Minneapolis favorites—retailer Askov Finlayson and its sister Marvel Bar—launched their first candle collaboration in 2014 and it’s graced the bar at CH HQ since. Inspired by the Marvel Bar’s hand-crafted cocktails, the team collaborated with an established Parisian scent company to capture the essence of each drink which then make their way to Minnesota to be blended with soy wax and made into candles. Three …

Askov Finlayson’s New Minneapolis Flagship

An expansive, beautiful store representing the aesthetic values of its home region

There’s been an almost unprecedented expansion to Minneapolis men’s boutique Askov Finlayson since their 2011 launch. And the latest milestone for a hot-spot sporting the best local, made-in-America and hand-selected global products happens to be an epic new flagship store. Laying adjacent to their previous home, in the revitalized North Loop neighborhood of the city, the store is nearly double the size of their initial …