2022 National Kitchen & Bath Design Awards

1st Place (Tie) Black Beauty Nicole Sirek | Debbie Ward-Baker Partners 4, Design | 2 DesignTransforming a condo’s original builder-grade kitchen into a storage-rich, statement-making space meant working with existing utilities, including the island’s plumbing wall. A...

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Home Decorations

Photos by SMHerrick Photography Christmas is always a beautiful time of year, filled with gleaming lights, red and green flourishes, and plenty of sparkle. Holiday decorations can be made even more beautiful with the help...

A Superior Cottage

Photos by Sage E Imagery  On the shore of Lake Superior lies Burlwood Cottage, a decidedly quiet respite far from daily life. Owned by hosts Tony and Jeni Robb, this rustic-meets-chic and dog-friendly Airbnb...

Color to the Max: Life in Color Competition

Photos by Spacecrafting, Alyssa Lee and Andrea Rugg  Earlier this year, I read an article about how Gen Z is determined to bring maximalism back to the forefront of style—from makeup to fashion and...

Rehkamp Larson Architects Transforms Waterfront Home With Eclectic Elegance

Photos by Scott AmundsonWell-traveled with sophisticated taste for European design and elegant vintage and antique furnishings, the empty nesters who bought this 1949 home on Lake Minnetonka always intended to do an extensive refresh....

This Rustic-Inspired Cabin Teems With Lakeside Heritage

Photos by Andrea Rugg || Styling by Rene HariShannon and Mike, the husband-and-wife owners of this rustic-inspired lake home, say they always wanted a cabin, but until recently, life was too hectic. “We have...

Interior Define Opens Brick-and-Mortar Shop in Galleria Edina

Photos provided Interior Define, a leading customizable furniture brand both online and through select studios across the U.S., now has a brick-and-mortar studio in the Galleria in Edina. In addition to offering thousands of upholstery...

Organizing Made Easy with NEAT Method

Photos providedNEAT Method began after founders Ashley Murphy, Molly Graves, and Marissa Hagmeyer discovered their mutual love for designing clutter-free, organized spaces. The process begins with an in-home consultation to understand and assess each...

Eyenga Bokamba Mixes Media to Create Colorful Canvases

Photos by David EllisEyenga Bokamba, a visual artist and designer, modestly insists, “I have an art career because people reach out to me, so I’m like, ‘OK, let’s do this.’” And it’s true—but only...

This Nature-Inspired Home Makeover by Mint Interior Design Offers A Breath of Fresh Air

Photos by Spacecrafting“Ninety percent of the time that we’re here during the day, we’re outdoors,” says one of the owners of this 3,800-square-foot house nestled among 40 acres of lush fields, prairie, and wetlands...

Chateau Margaux Fuses Farmhouse With Eclectic, Yet Classic Design

Photos by Rubinski WorksMinnesota-raised Margaux Christianson loves flowers, food, and her family—the latter, after all, is largely what brought her, her husband, Paul, and their three young sons back to the North Star State...

A Nature-Inspired Transformation on Lake Minnetonka’s Crystal Bay

Photos by Spacecrafting“We were a little desperate,” admits Karyn Whitely, when reflecting on the house she and her husband, Bill, found themselves buying in 2001. The couple had just relocated from Chicago with their...

Brianne Boettner of Timber & Tulip Talks 2022 Trends in Wood

Photos by Chelsie LopezSince Brianne Boettner started Timber & Tulip in 2016, the Minneapolis furniture designer and business owner has been creating custom furniture for her clients with originality and flair. “Not only do...

Get the Look: A Kariel Interiors Study That Drips in Drama

Photo by Spacecrafting || Design by Kariel InteriorsPrior to purchasing this stately 10,000-square-foot Edina abode, the future homeowners already knew a full renovation was in order. The intention? Take the five-bed, four-bath two-story out...

A New Century-Old House by Kyle Hunt & Partners

Photos by SpacecraftingWhen a couple with three boys decided to move from their urban abode to a family-focused neighborhood in Deephaven, they selected an idyllic setting in which to build their dream home. But...

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...

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...

A Calm Oasis on Diamond Lake

Photos by Alyssa LeeEach and every morning, the first light of day seeps into this Diamond Lake kitchen through its copious windows, inviting Katie Kelley to linger at the breakfast nook with a cup...

Aülik Design Build’s Bespoke Beauty on Robinson Bay

Photos by Spacecrafting“Walking through our house is an experience,” says the owner of this contemporary home on the shores of Lake Minnetonka’s Robinson Bay. “Every detail is intentional.” Completed last fall, the modestly scaled...

Turning Country Roots into Prairie Living

Photos by SpacecraftingBuilt on a sprawling 100-acre plot of land in Medina, this family home’s location is purposeful. In fact, it’s just a stroll away from the wife’s childhood residence—making the home’s connection to...