Casa de Cason

Photos by Wing Ta If you’ve browsed @carouselandfolk or the Carousel + Folk storefront in South Minneapolis’s Longfellow neighborhood, you have a good sense of the owners’ style: a warm blend of vintage/midcentury/boho. The same...

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...

Happy Place Interiors Spreads Sunshine

Photos by Melanie Zaelich (Happy Place Interiors)  Melanie Zaelich had scheduled a Staged-To-Stay Home Styling Session with a new Minneapolis client, but ended up “performing a miracle,” the client’s husband says. While giving Zaelich a...

A Cosmopolitan Gathering Space for Faraway Family

Photos by LandMark Photography, Jim Kruger, and Jon HuelskampHe’s from the Netherlands, and likes classic design and compartmentalized rooms. She’s from Venezuela, and loves rich textures and vibrant colors. The two have traveled around the...

Local Interior Designer Bria Hammel Featured in New Book “On Style”

By Maggie SelnerLocals are proud to see Minnesotan interior designer Bria Hammel’s inclusion in the new book On Style: Inspiration and Advice from the New Generation of Interior Design. The book, available Sept. 24,...

Sisyphus: The Kinetic Table That Plays Paths to Wonderment

During an art opening held at a local architecture firm, guests from 5 to 85 sat transfixed around several circular, black steel tables inside of which a steel ball moved with precision, creating intricate...

Celtic Collections for Your Home

Photos by Josh GrubbsStyled by Tim CreaganGlass cake plate, $32.95, glass cake dome, $28.95, glass plates, $15.95 each, Golden Fig Fine Foods // Irish fairy mounds, $1.99 each, Hudson Flower Shop // Gold tone...

Local Love: Petek Trading Co.

Photos providedSince its inception in 2020, Petek Trading Co. has had a clear mission in mind: Share the work of small artisans in Turkey with people in the U.S. to recognize their work and...

Designing a Gallery Wall? There’s an App for that

Augmented reality to the rescue. Art.com’s new app, ArtView allows you to see artwork on your walls before you even buy it.
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Father’s Day Gifts for Minnesota Dads

A true Minnesotan father will be proud of his heritage with these local displays of affection.

Junket Celebrates 5 Years of Sustainable Home Goods  

Junket: Tossed and Found owner Julie Kearns finds purpose in repurposing home goods

La Belle Maison

Photos by Annie SchlechterWhen you first see the chateau, with its rich cream-colored exterior, delicately sloped rooflines, and 10-foot-high doorway framed by a pair of Corinthian columns, you can’t help but think it looks...

How Michele Vig Went from a Caribou Coffee Exec to a Marie Kondo-Approved Home...

The home organization entrepreneur discusses switching careers and her new business, Neat Little Nest

IKEA and Tom Dixon Collaborate on “Open-Source” Bed and Invite Hacks from the Rest...

Putting your own spin on IKEA furniture, bookcases, cabinetry, etc., is an industry unto itself. Modifications, add-ons, and upgrades for the Swedish giant’s home goods have launched thousands of posts and Pins, as well...

The Collective: Wettrock Co.

Photos provided  Kevin Whetstone’s admiration of all things made by hand began with watching his grandfather cast tools in his workshop. Today, Whetstone’s own work incorporates all five elements of the industrial age: glass, reclaimed...

This Nisswa Cabin Brings a Rustic Refinement to Upper Gull Lake

Photos by SpacecraftingFor four days straight, a thick layer of cardboard concealed the windows of Mary and Bob Dimke’s new cabin. During that time, Tays & Co. CEO and chief designer Laura Tays had...

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...

Designer Melissa Oholendt’s “Heritage Classic” Aesthetic Shines in Former and Current Home

Photos courtesy of Melissa OholendtDesigner Melissa Oholendt loves renovating homes—her own and her clients’! But she’s in the process of defining her own aesthetic, which she calls “heritage classic.” (Scroll through her Instagram and...

Trend-Spotting in 2019: Four Décor Ideas That Take Us Back to the Future

Images courtesy Chirigos DesignsJanuary 1 has come and gone. Are you ready for your décor reboot? Apparently, according to sites like Decoraid and Interiorsonline, rose gold is out (did we know it was in?)...

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....