Pop-Up Shopping Favorites

Black Friday? Small Business Saturday? Cyber Monday? Plenty of shopping opportunities coming right up. But keep some gift buying in reserve for Saturday, December 3—when several pop-up shops around the Twin Cities will showcase local artisan wares.

Q&A with Blogger and Textile Designer Erin Francois

After starting her blog Francois et Moi, the DIY expert has garnered national attention and recently launched a line of soft goods.
FAT FAT LADY Pouf from Roam Interiors

ROAM’s New Additions from B&B Italia Include Poufs Inspired by Sandbag Ash Trays

Leave it to B&B Italia, maker of exquisite modern furnishings, so take a ubiquitous item of décor from America’s mid-century and transform it into a must-have item for today’s discerning decorator: the “FAT FAT-LADY FAT” poufs and tables now available at ROAM Interiors in Uptown Minneapolis.

2022 Luxury Home Tour: Shelter Construction LLC

This is a home from the Luxury Home Tour.

The Scoop on Soil

The importance of soil to your garden, and the characteristics of each type.

Sales + Events: 7/5-7/10

Local woodworker Teresa Audet will be selling her wares at a sample sale this Thursday at her Northeast studioby Jahna Peloquin (image courtesy Teresa Audet)The week's top sales and events for home and garden...

3 Easy Ways to Change Your Decor for Spring

Photo: Spring Decor Ideas in Navy & Yellow from It All Started With Paint. We all have a natural tendency to want to revitalize our spaces as the weather gets warmer. Sunny spring days give...

Shopping + Events: April 11-16

This week's shopping and style highlights

Money Magazine Selects Eden Prairie as #2 Place to Live in U.S.

Eco-friendly neighborhood leads to Eden Prairie's national recognition
Washi Tape Bathroom

Washi Obsession: Putting Tape to Use For Arts, Crafts and Décor

Washi bedecked bathroom at Public Functionary. Photo by Kate Iverson If you’ve been to Pinterest lately, or visited the restroom at the Northeast Minneapolis art gallery Public Functionary, you may have noticed décor created with colorful tape. From...

Kate Worum’s Framed Wall Art for CB2

CB2 in partnership with custom art framing online service Framebridge are launching a collection of framed prints from five artists around the country.

Sales & Events Guide: Black Friday & Small Business Saturday

Willful Goods ShowroomThis weekend marks the biggest shopping day of the season, Black Friday. While many major retailers are having doorbuster deals both on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday, we want to highlight some...
Colette Jaffe Linens

Colette Jaffe Launches Colorful Luxury, Italian Linen Collection

The Colette Jaffe Collection, available at MartinPatrick 3 in the North Loop neighborhood of downtown Minneapolis, is manufactured in the Tuscany region of Italy. The fabric is Italian as well, but the designs are Jaffe’s own.

Most Popular Paint Color by State

However many ways you cut color preferences, there’s always another wrinkle in color-trending detection. This one is the most popular colors by state. When BEHR Paints tracked color selections throughout the country, it discovered...

Get the Look: Everything You Need for Making Apple Pie

A modern kitchen in apple-pie order.

Get the Look: Surf’s Up

[icon name="magic" class="getlookicon"] Cool down with summer's hottest hues. Get the look

Williams-Sonoma and Pottery Barn Open at Ridgedale

Nearly a year after opening, Ridgedale's Nordstrom wing is showing new signs of life. In the past week, both Williams-Sonoma and Pottery Barn have opened their doors. It's the fifth Twin Cities location for the kitchenware store and the fourth for the home furnishings and décor retailer.

2022 Luxury Home Tour: Hendel Homes

This is a home from the Luxury Home Tour.

Jack Lenor Larsen joins celebrants in a retrospective of his legendary textile designs at...

Metaphors abound when design enthusiasts and textile aficionados begin rhapsodizing about the life and work of Jack Lenor Larsen. An article in the New York Times about the textile designer began this way: “Mr....

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...