New Exhibition: Ethereal Willow Sculptures by Martha Bird

Photos courtesy of Susan Hensel GalleryArtist Susan Hensel opened her eponymous gallery in 2004 as an exhibition space and workplace in which she could create her unique small- and large-scale multi-disciplinary textile works. Today,...

Trestle Homes’ Owner Builds His Forever Home Near Lake Harriet

Photos by SpacecraftingPeter Crain, the owner of Trestle Homes, is in boss mode as he leads a tour of his new Lake Harriet house. “Josh, close the drapes.” “Josh, turn the lights on at...

Sustainable 9 Design + Build Creates the Perfect Partnership

Photos by Spacecrafting“Sustainability and luxury are at the core of what we do,” says Chad Hanson, managing general partner of Sustainable 9 Design + Build. For those planning on purchasing a luxury home, he...

The Collective: House Copper & Cookware

Product photos by Christian Watson || Portrait by John DahmenAs a coppersmith, Sara Dahmen has one foot in the now and one in the past, but her journey to becoming an artisan maker did not...

A Montana Lodge-Style Home in Dayton

Photos by Troy ThiesNothing says Montana lodge like a timbered ceiling, and this new home in Dayton says it emphatically. In fact, the Douglas fir beams that span the great room ceiling were so...

Sustainable 9’s Modern Retreat on Bald Eagle Lake

Photos by SpacecraftingWe wanted to be cabin people, but it didn’t really work out,” admit the owners of Bald Eagle Lake’s newest waterfront home. The couple had purchased a cabin a few years ago,...

Life in Color 2021: A Colorful Design Competition

2021 Jury Katelyn Bloomquist || Editor, Midwest Home Dr. Tasoulla Hadjiyanni || Northrop Professor of Interior Design, University of Minnesota Mac Plumstead || Design Director, Loll DesignsFrom an early age, color plays an enormous role in our...

A Flawless, Coastal-Inspired Farmhouse in Linden Hills

Photos by SpacecraftingCustom-designed for a family of four by Anchor Builders, this Linden Hills oasis seamlessly blends classic farmhouse details with modern elements. The finished product? A functional home with a thoughtful balance of indoor-outdoor...

A Midwest Modern Abode by Michael Paul Design + Build

Photos by SpacecraftingAsk around—industry pros often have a thought (or 10) to share regarding pandemic-induced supply shortages. But when it came to crafting this stunning Eden Prairie abode, Michael Laumann, CEO/owner of Michael Paul...

The District Edina Celebrates Women-Owned Businesses

Photos provided Within its three levels, 11 showrooms, and 21,000 square feet of space, the District Edina is a can’t-miss design destination where homeowners, designers, and industry professionals of all trades can come together, collaborate,...

Natural Meets Northwoods in Mahtomedi

Photos by SpacecraftingAfter moving back to Minnesota from Nashville, the homeowners of this waterfront property wanted an abode with a northern Minnesota “Northwoods cottage” feel. The state might have its fair share of the...

Hartman Homes’ Mediterranean Marvel in Hudson, Wisconsin

Photos by SpacecraftingOver the years, the design styles of Jeff and Kristi Cernohous’ homes have bounced all over the board. In fact, they’ve nested in an eclectic-style home, a prairie-inspired abode, and even spent...