Five Home Design Trends to Follow in 2020

At Midwest Home, staying up-to-date on industry happenings is what we do best—especially when it comes to trends. And even though they’re constantly evolving, our team has tacked down five design elements we expect...

January 2020 DIY Class Calendar

As we transition into a new decade, we don’t see the popularity of do-it-yourself classes dying down anytime soon. Whether paint pouring or calligraphy is more up your alley, there’s truly something for everyone...

RH Minneapolis Offers An Indulgent Design Experience

If you’re considering a home renovation of any size in the near future, design inspiration is sure to be sparked at Restoration Hardware’s newest gallery in Edina. The upscale home furnishings company recently unveiled...

Boyer Building Creates a Home for a Dog-Loving Couple

Photos courtesy Boyer Building CorporationJust prior to getting married, Mari Becker fell in love: This time, with a rescue dog. Not just any dog—but a Chinese crested powderpuff. Although all rescues are special, these...

Your Guide to Black Friday, Plaid Friday, and Small Business Saturday—plus the Alternatives

By Erik TormoenIf you plan to do Black Friday like a marathon runner, you probably already know the big-box bargains—at JC Penney (coupons for folks waiting in line before 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day),...

A Hillside St. Paul Garden Teems With History

Photos by Tracy WalshWhen Lynn Dobson and Tony Thoe bought their mid-century modern home in St. Paul in 2011, they became the third owners of the unique property, which was featured in Better Homes...

Impress Your Guests With These Five Holiday Dishes

Photos by Terry Brennan || Prop Styling by Tim CreaganFood Styling by Lara Miklasevics || Recipes by Robin Asbell Creamy Sweet Potato and Orange Soup with Pistachio Garnish Makes 6 Servings Sweet potatoes make a gorgeous, harvest-orange...

Interior Design Studio Prospect Refuge’s New Look

After realizing their growing studio in Northeast Minneapolis needed more space, founder and principal designer Victoria Sass and her team at Prospect Refuge Studio decided a relocation was in order. When the boutique design firm moved...

Midwest Home’s November/December 2019 Resources

Holiday Gift GuideAmpersand, 3445 Galleria, Edina, 952-920-2118, ampersandshops.com Anthropologie, multiple metro locations, 612-285-9164, anthropologie.com Cooks of Crocus Hill, multiple metro locations, cooksofcrocushill.com Cost Plus World Market, 4250 W. 78th St., Bloomington, 952-831-1941, stores.worldmarket.com ...

TJB Homes’ Craftsmanship Shines Bright in Lake Elmo Home

Photos by SpacecraftingSee for yourself: The master bedroom in this chic Lake Elmo home is a stunner. Tiered ceilings and floating dark wood beams will catch your eye and hold your gaze, while a...

St. Louis Park Art Fair Returns For Second Year

 Every summer, dozens of long-established art fairs pop up and pull visitors from near and far. We all know the Edina Art Fair, which recently celebrated its 53rd year; the Uptown Art Fair, annually...
Cupcake Flower Wreath

Use Edible Flowers to Add Flair to Your Sweet Treats

As children growing up in the botanical bounty of the Midwest, many of us can remember playing with flowers, herbs, and lots of weeds for our make-believe games. In her new book, Botanical Baking,...