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...

2022 Ideas to Steal: Flooring

Go With the Faux  Don’t knock it ‘til you try it. Luxury vinyl, as seen in this one-of-a-kind Stonewood craft room, is hardworking, durable, and resistant to knicks, scuffs, and paint spills—making it the perfect...
Red background with pom pom border

A New Place for Pom Poms

It's not your imagination: Suddenly, pom poms are everywhere. These fuzzy orbs can be big or small in any color, and can be used in countless ways.

Artisan Insights: Todd Randall of Sanborn Canoe Co.

Photos by David EllisGrowing up with an arborist grandfather and a mother who lived her life on the lakes, Todd Randall has water—and woodcarving—in his blood. At a family reunion in 2009, Randall’s grandfather...

American Swedish Institute’s Gudrun Sjödén Exhibition Delights with Color, Pattern and Texture

If you’ve ever paged through The New York Times Magazine on Sundays, you’ve probably seen the advertisements for Gudrun Sjödén’s women’s clothing. The Swedish designer, who started her company 40 years ago, creates colorful layering...

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...
Wild Birds Flying framed

Wild Birds Flying

In one brief strobe flash the colors and details of birds come alive. The act of flight is captured in Photographer Paul Nelson’s lens to share the beauty of these creatures.
Minnesota cocktail glasses

Stock The Bar, Local Style

The local craft spirits market is flourishing and a bottle of their best makes a fun gift, especially when paired with MN themed glassware.

Sales + Events: 10/31-11/5

The holiday shopping season kicks off with pop-up gift markets and seasonal decor inspiration
Decorative hanging white ornaments.

Gifts that Keep Giving

Treasures can be found across the state

The Vignette Box Tells a Story Through Decor

Bring a taste of “Sweet Shady Lane” style to your home with this pre-styled decor box.

DIY DIGS: Board & Brush

Board & Brush is on the fast track to a complete Minnesota takeover. This DIY, Midwest-born studio franchise, founded by Julie Selby in 2015, was born in Hartland, Wisconsin where she opened her first...

Editor’s Product Pick: Relamp Lightbulbs

The team at Midwest Home just can't get enough of Relamp, the Minneapolis-based LED lightbulb company that brands their energy-efficient bulbs with hand-painted designs. Last year, longtime Midwest Home writer Camille LeFevre whipped up a...

Small Business Saturday Weekend Deals + Events

The best places to invest your local shopping dollars this weekend.

Psychology of Color

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

“Dirty Laundry” Series at the U Delivers the Dirt on Design

One of the liveliest annual events in the Twin Cities design world is “Dirty Laundry.” Presented by the College of Design at the University of Minnesota, the series (which began in 2008) brings together...

Get the Look: The Coziness of Koselig

Photo by Janelle Olson || Styling by Jocelyn KrackeBouclé pillow, $34, Foxwell Chunky blanket, $79, Target Wool and wooden bead garland, $24, Foxwell Animal wallpaper, $70/roll, A-Street Prints, Mahones Wallpaper Shop “Hello Deer”...

DIY Tech Upgrades

You don’t have to build a new house to take advantage of tech wizardry.

Planters With Punch

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

Spring Cleaning and Organizing with Style + Dwell

With the onset of COVID-19 stay-at-home and quarantine orders, many us recognized an opportunity to go full-Marie Kondo or get into Swedish death cleaning mode. Others may have been already overwhelmed with setting...