Timeless Transformation

Architecture: Charlie & Co. Design Builder: John Kraemer & Sons Interior Design: Twist Interior Design When a young couple was ready to move out of their Lowertown loft in St. Paul, they knew the kind of home...

Natural Light

Photos by Stephen Voegeli For Eden Prairie couple Tim and Lori Koloski, it was the view—or lack thereof—out their kitchen windows that brought about their plans to renovate the space. With a yard that backs...

Casa de Cason

Photos by Wing Ta If you’ve browsed @carouselandfolk or the Carousel + Folk storefront in South Minneapolis’s Longfellow neighborhood, you have a good sense of the owners’ style: a warm blend of vintage/midcentury/boho. The same...

Understated Elegance

Photos by Corey Gaffer If one had to choose a single word to capture its essence, the word would be “discreet.” With its main level at just over 800-square feet, the pool house is not...

Island Time

Photos by Tracy Walsh Few city dwellers can say they have an island in their backyard. But Minneapolis graphic designers Meg and Chad Olson have even more than that—they’ve also got a waterfall, creek, frog...

Modern Masterpiece

Photos by Paul Crosby The signature characteristic identifying a Charles Stinson-designed house is the geometry of vertical lines and horizontal planes that the Wayzata architect layers to define spaces, frame views, and capture light. How...

Save or Scrap

When grand old homes fall to the wrecking ball, we’re often saddened. Especially when one as distinguished as Southways, the former Pillsbury estate on Lake Minnetonka, meets that fate. This one seemed particularly shocking because...

Celtic Collections for Your Home

Photos by Josh Grubbs Styled by Tim Creagan Glass cake plate, $32.95, glass cake dome, $28.95, glass plates, $15.95 each, Golden Fig Fine Foods // Irish fairy mounds, $1.99 each, Hudson Flower Shop // Gold tone...

Houzz’s 2019 Trend Predictions

The home design and remodeling juggernaut with over 40 million users has made its predictions for 2019, and the forecast calls for darker colors, splashy tile walls, glass room dividers, and feature tubs in...

The Ice Wrangler’s Guide to Making Luminaries

https://vimeo.com/304511496 Call her the ice wrangler, the iceologist, the ice conjurer. All describe Jennifer Shea Hedberg’s art and craft: She creates luminaries, lanterns, flowers, towers, and sculptures of all kinds from that most basic of...
Jen Biswas of Paisley + Sparrow, with her rescue dog Chloe, sitting pretty on a custom upholstered bench from Anthropologie.

A Fresh Family Home

Jen Biswas of Paisley + Sparrow shows off her bright and cheerful Minneapolis house
A reclaimed barn wood wall and floor-to-ceiling blackened steel fireplace add texture to the living room’s interiors while blending seamlessly with the views of surrounding mill buildings.

Room with an Obstructed View

A young millennial couple finds ideal modern living in the Mill District