Anna Christian’s Style Exudes Scandi Sophistication

Photos by Wing Ho“I like to say I’ve been an artist since I could hold a crayon,” Anna Christian says. So, after an 11-year career in nursing, she took the jump to be at...

Deck the Halls With Brooke & Lou’s 2023 Holiday Collection

Photos by Spacecrafting‘Tis the season to infuse your home with warmth and charm through enchanting holiday decor. Brooke & Lou’s new holiday collection, carefully curated by the team at Bria Hammel Interiors, offers versatile...

Get the Look: A Winter Wonderland

Elegant, modern, and chic are just a few words that come to mind when describing this bright and clean Wayzata gem that teems with sophisticated storage solutions and an abundance of functionality that exudes...

A Seasonal Soirée

Photos by SpacecraftingFor Megan Burton, owner of Milton House Design Collective, the ability to comfortably entertain guests is one of her favorite aspects about her Roseville home—whether it’s hosting her annual Thanksgiving Day feast...

Small & Sustainable Studio

Photos by Alyssa LeeThe homeowners of this small central Minnesota structure had been planning on a big new house that overlooked a bend in the river with mature oak trees at the back of...

Margaret Krohn’s Design Legacy

For nearly two decades, Margaret Krohn has been an influential force in Minnesota’s kitchen and bath design scene. With a strong reputation among the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) Minnesota chapter members as...

2023 National Kitchen & Bath Association Design Awards

Small Kitchen 1st Place Function for Flynn Kate Roos | Leah Dunne Kate Roos DesignThis 38-year-old home was in dire need of a refresh to give it a modern feel, improved functionality, and durable finishes—all to withstand the...

Revive, Reimagine, Reupholster

Photos courtesy of LiLu InteriorsVintage and sustainably sourced furniture has taken center stage in the world of interior design, but there is another option that often gets overlooked. Rather than investing in “new” old...

Then and Now: International Market Square

Photos courtesy of International Market Square  With over 40 consumer-facing and designer-exclusive showrooms, International Market Square (IMS) wasn’t always a hoppin’ design hub. Built in 1905, the building originally housed one of the largest textile...

Color Pop: Life in Color 2023

People are not one-dimensional, neutral, nor boring—we are multifaceted beings, colorful, and exciting. Therefore, to make our house a home, our spaces should reflect who we are. A trend commonly referred to as “dopamine...

St. Paul Kitchen Transforms From Dreary to Dazzling

Photos by Rubinski VisualStep into the enchanting world of Diane Galatowitsch and Libby Due, two lawyers who recently embarked on a journey to revamp their outdated 1914 kitchen. Fueled by their passion for art...

Fall Finds at Bokser Home

Photos courtesy of Bokser HomeWith the Midwest temperatures quickly cooling down, you might be thinking of ways to cozy up your interior spaces. Luckily, a Minnesota-local bedding brand offers numerous solutions. Founded by Ed...

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2024: Blue Nova 825

Photos courtesy of Benjamin MooreBenjamin Moore is going blue for 2024. Inspired by the beauty of space and the night sky, this year’s captivating color blends hues of blue and violet for a soft,...

Get the Look: Serving Chic

Perched above the rolling emerald hills of Stillwater Country Club and only minutes from the community’s historic downtown, an expansive 5,592-square-foot abode—dubbed “Modern Brick House”—by Divine Custom Homes beckons as a haven for both...

Tangled Within the Thread: Multimedia Art by Brandi Kole

Photos by Dina KantorAs a youngster growing up in Bloomington, Minnesota, multimedia artist Brandi Kole spent her after-school hours watching her grandmother sew. Kole’s grandmother made hundreds of quilts she donated to nursing homes...

Brooke & Lou Tiny Treasures

Photos courtesy of Brooke & Lou 1. Sweet Ditsy Floral DishThis ceramic catchall dish ($40) ensures even small household items can have a place to call home.2. Scalloped Brass Wall HookAdd antique charm and modern-day...

New Heat & Glo Fireplace Redefines Realism

Photos courtesy of Hearth & Home TechnologiesWith the onset of autumn weather, who doesn’t dream of a crackling fireplace? However, wood burning has become increasingly problematic, in part due to the particulates and smoke...

ASID Design Home Returns: Pillsbury Castle

Photos by Spacecrafting  After a seven-year hiatus, the American Society of Interior Designers’ Minnesota chapter (ASID-MN) relaunched its Design Home program—setting its sights on the historic Pillsbury Castle. The 1903 Minneapolis home and its 20-plus...

Kohler Partners with Interior Designer Shea McGee on New Collections

Photos courtesy of KohlerKohler Co. is celebrating 150 years of innovation with a new collaboration with Shea McGee and her firm, Studio McGee. The results, including fixtures, cabinetry, lighting, bath fillers, and more, will...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Kitchen + Bath

Spa-Like SanctuaryHomeowners strive to bring the spa straight home in creative ways: Some opt for an all-white “clean and serene” approach, while others install spacious walk-in showers. Many, it appears, seem to settle on...

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