Close Associates Reinvents a Duplex

A downsizing couple remakes rental property a rightsized home

Albertsson Hansen Architecture Keeps an Old Soul Alive

This Minneapolis remodel demonstrates how to reframe the old and add the new seamlessly

Revolution Design and Build Scrape and Rebuild a Minnetonka Home

The decision is more than simple economics. If you’re on the cusp, here’s some help.
This 1908 home, designed by Franklin Ellerbe, had become a mish-mash of styles until its new owners and David Heide Design Studio melded its past with modern functionality. The red birch cabinetry—the same wood used in Ellerbe’s original—returns this kitchen to its Arts and Crafts roots.

David Heide Design Studio Fuses the Past and Present

A classic St. Paul beauty melds the past with the 21st century
Herbs sitting on a shelf over a sink and in front of a window in a kitchen.

Herbs at Hand

This simple but clever shelf in a new home outside Stillwater is the epitome of convenient kitchen garden

St. Patrick’s Day Barware

If you're hosting this St. Patrick's Day instead of going out, these interesting kitchen pieces will keep your party on its toes.
New boho: clean and bright, with distinctive Moroccan tile on display in a kitchen.

Bohemian Home Style Gaining Traction

Kristin Rackner of Studio Vice dishes on why she embraces bohemian home style, and how the aesthetic is gaining traction.
A wood table surrounded by chairs by Timber & Tulip.

Art in the Home

Curated by Lisa Peck of Lilu Interiors, Art in the Home runs from February 16 through April 13 at the Bloomington Center for the Arts.
A collection of rolled up wallpaper on display.

Robin Ann Meyer and Hirshfield’s Design Resource Team Up for Wallpaper Line

Robin Ann Meyer and Hirshfield’s Design Resource team up for vibrant, eco-friendly and fully customizable wallpaper line.
A purple chair and footstool.

2018’s Color of the Year

Ultra Violet brings home the gold.

Charmed by the Char: Is Shou Sugi Ban Getting Hot?

When an industrious young couple approached Jody McGuire (Midwest Home’s 2017 Emerging Talent) about designing a new project that would accommodate all of their hobbies—workshop, bike storage, micro-brewery, sauna, garden—the architect and her clients...

Measuring Up: TV’s

Size and scale matter when it comes to choosing a TV and figuring out where to put it.