ASID MN’s Guide to Good Design 2014

Learn how the Minnesota Chapter of ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) can help you design the room of your dreams.

Last-Minute Holiday Shopping: Dec. 18–24

The best makers markets and holiday shopping events before Christmas.

Seven Indoor Plants to Freshen Up Your Home

At this time of year, we're all having the same problem: It feels like it's high time for the snow to melt away and reveal some fresh greenery (maybe even a few blooms), but...
Vestiges Window


The inspiration behind Vestiges hearkens back to a more simple era, when vacation memories were captured through keepsakes instead of cell phones.

DIY Digs: Raw 2 Rustic

Stacy Upton, the owner of Raw 2 Rustic in Isanti, opened up shop in 2016 to offer instructor-led, wooden sign home decor classes. Whether it's a corporate event or private party, she has all...
A portrait of Heather Strommen in her home.

Inside Heather Strommen’s Home

Heather Strommen started a blog four years ago to document the restoration of her 1937 Colonial home on Lake Minnetonka for friends and family. That project morphed into the Instagram account @sweetshadylane, where she posts...
Meagan and Tanner Murchison of 360 Five Designs.

Minnesota Makers: 360 Five Designs

360 Five Designs is the perfect blend of modern design, industrial engineering, and eco-conscious materials. Founders Meagan and Tanner Murchison create pieces that truly “elevate your environment” and bring sophistication to any outdoor space....
Best-of-the-Twin Cities 2014-cover

Best of Design of the Twin Cities 2014

People, products, and ideas we love around Minneapolis and St. Paul.
A portrait of Julia Knight

Julia Knight Debuts Holiday Collection

Julia Knight release holiday collection, including an opulent "Florentine" tabletop collection and holly sprig-shaped serveware.

Heirloom Shopping at the Twin Cities Arts & Crafts Show and Sale

An heirloom is commonly thought of as an item of jewelry, tchotchke, or home accessory (lamp, rug, chair, or artwork) passed down within a family over generations. But what if you want to start...

Bria Hammel Interiors Launches Brooke & Lou

Local interior designer Bria Hammel, known for her bright, classic, effortless aesthetic—and considerable social media following—launched her own line this summer. Brooke & Lou, named for her two children, features products that are “Life...

7 Home Goods Makers to Check out at Farmers Markets This Season

Farmers markets are becoming a destination for handcrafted, modern home goods.