Designers Up Close

Designers Up Close

Twin Cities is home to some of the most innovative, creative, and business-savvy designers around.
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Paring Down Plastic

More people are trying to cut back on plastics in their homes. Here are a few local businesses offering alternatives that go beyond reusable shopping bags.

Pinners Minnesota Turns Inspiration Into Reality

The first Pinners Conference in Minnesota is planned for late June in Minneapolis.

Easy Care Indoor Plants

As warmer temperatures melt snow into puddles and the underlying greenery is exposed, spring inches closer every day. While spring doesn’t arrive overnight, many bring the greenery indoors to get in the mood for...

Planters With Punch

Show your houseplants to advantage with one of these stylish vessels.

The Store at Mia Gets a Stylish Refresh

The updated store features an emphasis on craftsmanship and design.

5 Home Goods Makers to Shop at Art-A-Whirl 2018

The brightest and best names to watch out for at this year's Art-A-Whirl art crawl in Northeast Minneapolis.

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.
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Delightful Eggs for Your Easter Décor

Make Easter eggs beautiful enough for your decorations alone this year.

Wallpaper Trends

Nothing transforms a space like wallpaper—here's what's new.
A purple chair and footstool.

2018’s Color of the Year

Ultra Violet brings home the gold.
Donation box with clothing on wooden chair

Spring Cleaning Hacks

You're on a spring cleaning binge and have separated clothing and housewares into save, donate, and toss piles. Now what? Here's a quick guide on where to donate items to keep them out of the landfill and help the local Twin Cities community.

Marimo Moss Balls

These charming aquatic balls are alive, fuzzy and popular as decorative elements and "pets."
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Check Out These Industrial-Modern Lamps by New Minneapolis Brand, Populuxe

The industrial-modern trend is still in demand. Those who love the factory-inspired, nostalgia-driven trend should check out new Minneapolis-based brand Populuxe, which manufactures its own line of industrial Edison-inspired lamps with vintage-style bulbs.Founded by...

Psychology of Color

There's more to choosing colors than whether you prefer sky blue to light blue.

Custom Space-Saving Solutions for Savvy Homeowners

Transform wasted space into valuable storage with various custom space saving solutions.

Local Honey from the Weisman

(Photo by John Christenson, Styled by Mickie Clark)With the environmental threats to bees growing, there’s no better time to support your local honeybees. Ames Farms is one of our local sources for all-organic, single-source...

The Foundry Home Goods Announces New Location

The minimalist housewares store will open a second location in south Minneapolis.
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Tandem Made

Nate and Erin Moren are known for custom furniture and lighting that is both functional and pure sculpture, but they have also crafted a line of original home goods in their Northeast Minneapolis studio

Sales + Events for 11/14-11/19

Soft Surroundings opens its first Minnesota store this weekend at Galleriaby Jahna Peloquin (image courtesy Soft Surroundings)Soft Surroundings Opens at Galleria: This week, two more retailers open their doors in Galleria’s new north wing,...