Spring Cleaning Secrets

If you’ve been procrastinating your annual spring cleaning routine, it’s not too late to get started. In fact, May is one of the best times to begin revitalizing your home and restoring freshness in...

Go-to Spring Recipes by Call it Christian

Photos by Anna Christian  As the temperatures warm and the sun makes its resurgence, you might find yourself feeling increasingly productive, energetic, and overall, happier. With this seasonal shift comes the responsibility to not only...

Frank Foo’s Feng Shui Practice is a True Balancing Act

Photos by Wing Ho  Nowadays, when discussing a new restaurant, location, or even a new friend, you’ll often hear a certain phrase included if the review is positive: “The vibes were good.” The same can be...

Tempaper & Co. and She She Release Their Latest Collaboration: “La Vie Fleurie”

Photos courtesy of Tempaper & Co.  Inspired by the charm of a Parisian garden, “La Vie Fleurie”—Tempaper & Co.’s latest collaboration with Minneapolis-based print and pattern studio She She—displays a whimsical blend of French-inspired patterns...

Sapphire Anderson Crafts Character & Charm in Her Historic Home

Photos courtesy of Sapphire Anderson  A house will never truly feel like home without some personal touches and a little bit of character. This is something Sapphire Anderson (@sapphirejameliahome) discovered soon after moving into her...

Stirring Up Style With Stockwell Homes

Photos by Spacecrafting  A fusion of nostalgic trends and technologies, from low-rise jeans to iPod Nanos, shaped the pop-culture zeitgeist that was the early 2000s. Meanwhile, the realm of kitchen design boasted its own set...

Get the Look: Sunlit Sanctuary

Indoors and out seamlessly converge in the sunroom of this European-style Tudor, nestled on a wooded lot with picturesque views of lush trees and water on each side. With balance at the forefront of...

The Primary Bathroom of a North Oaks Home Undergoes a Radiant Revival

Photos by Chad Holder  The spa-inspired bathroom aesthetic—once defined by bright whites, open layouts, and minimalist decor—is undergoing a transformative shift toward warmth and understated elegance. Soft lighting, stand-alone tubs, and mixes of natural materials...

Home Offices & Studies Embrace ‘Closed-Concept’ Living

As homeowners are increasingly craving privacy and solace within their homes, trends are shifting away from expansive, open-concept layouts and toward more separate, intentional spaces. With this shift comes a renewed appreciation for the...

5 Fireplaces That Spark Inspiration

Metal MasterySeeking to convert a nonfunctioning wood-burning fireplace into a useable gas insert, Brynn Alden Interior Design used a custom metal treatment and concrete hearth to enhance its appearance and transform it to be...

The Year of the Dragon: A Ming Dynasty-Inspired Primary Suite

Photos courtesy of James McNeal Architecture & Design  Architect James McNeal of James McNeal Architecture & Design (JMAD) collaborated with local woodcarver Erik Wyckoff, builder Boyer Building Corp., and interior designer Jean Drum to design...

Now Open: Story & Teller

Photos courtesy of Story & Teller  If you’re looking for a new spot to feed your decor obsession, make way to Story & Teller—the latest home and lifestyle boutique to hit Minneapolis on April 1....

Spring Sensations With Alora Ambiance

Photos courtesy of Alora Ambiance  Life in Lake Como, Italy, inspired the conception of Minnesota-based Alora Ambiance, the creator of America’s first reed diffuser. Sisters Ann and Therese Gibbons, originally from southern Minnesota, founded the...

Subvert Makes Art Collecting Accessible for All

Photos courtesy of Subvert  For so long, the idea of “art collecting” has been viewed as unattainable—an interest reserved for the wealthy and elite. However, Subvert, an art curation company founded by Delia LaJeunesse, is...

A Grand Rochester Renovation by SKC Designs

Photos by Drew Gray  What began seven years ago as a modest bedding project has transformed into a complete interior renovation for a home in Rochester’s Mayo Woodlands neighborhood. As a longtime client of SKC...

Bringing the Outdoors In

In today’s fast-paced world, the desire to slow down and reconnect with nature has never been more prevalent. As we seek solace in our homes, natural elements are making their way into many different...

Minneapolis Renter Reveals the Beautiful Reality of Apartment Living

Photos courtesy of Hannah Ellingson  As any renter knows, there are often rules and regulations in place that restrict how you can customize your space. With this limitation comes the challenge of infusing these temporary...

Tara Cain Crafts a Practical Palette in a Sophisticated Edina Home

Photos by Wing Ho  Brad and Lauren Sundick always planned to build their next home, which is why Lauren balked when Brad asked her mom, real estate agent Ellyn Wolfenson, to show them this Edina...

Seeking Serenity in Twin Cities Entrepreneur Dana Thompson’s Primary Bathroom

Photos by Wing Ho  If you’re a Minnesotan with a love of ’90s music or taste for Indigenous flavors, the name Dana Thompson might strike a chord. A lineal descendant of the Sisseton- Wahpeton and Mdewakanton Dakota...

Tips & Tricks: The Secrets to Carpet Care

While scrolling through your favorite social media platform, you’ve probably come across a video or two that showcase the viral, ever-so-satisfying carpet cleaning content. This trending concept brings forgotten and discarded rugs back to...

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