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Poinsettias

A little history and a few ideas on how to style this ubiquitous holiday plant (spoiler alert: it involves removing the shiny foil wrapper).
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Designers Up Close 2014

Twin Cities interior designers can help you make creative and innovative decisions to refresh your home. Get to know these 13 designers and learn how they do it.
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A Home Gym Win

Inspiration and advice on creating a workout space at home.
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Forage Modern Workshop’s Worldly Décor

Forage Modern Workshop is your one-stop-shop for unique and functional home décor and gifts by design studios from around the globe.
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Houzz 2018 Home Design Predictions

This online design and remodeling community is predicting a shift from white kitchens, subway tile and stainless steel towards more color and pattern.
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Four Millennial Misconceptions and Facts

As a millennial myself, I often hear concerns about marketing to the millennial generation, especially regarding the home industry. While some of them are true, some are merely misconceptions.

Dining Room Office

An underused dining room can be a smart place for a home office. Here are some tips on how to do it.

Marvin Displays Its Minnesota Heritage

Marvin WIndows and Doors Eagan office captures a distinctively Minnesota Nordic woods design.
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Vestiges

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

Small Business Saturday Weekend Deals + Events

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

Sustainable Spring Cleaning Products

Spring is officially here, whether it feels like it or not, and a refresh of the home is often fitting as nature renews itself. A clean home can also add to a new sense...
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Upcycling

Upcycling is going beyond simple reuse into the realm of beautiful design.

Measuring Up: Dining Rooms

Dining room spacing basics to maximize comfort, function and aesthetics.

Ciel Loft and Home Launches Pikka Designs Co.

Ciel Loft and Home launches Pikka Designs Co., their new customizable, in-house artisan crafted furniture brand using reclaimed wood from China.

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.

Sleep Tight and Live Light by Renting LightHotel for a Night

Is it an RV? A camper cabin? An accessory dwelling unit? A tiny house? A mobile hotel room? A ultra-modern tiny house? Geoff Warner’s newest innovation, the LightHotel, has elements of all of those....
The classic kitchen, with its painted island and cozy booth, evokes the cottage character the couple envisioned.

TEA2 Architects Craft Lake Minnetonka Cottage

A new house embodies this couple’s romance and marriage
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5 Top Kitchen Products Recommended by Designers

From twists on mainstays to reinvention of the basics, these products come recommended by kitchen designers.
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Custom Frames by Framebridge

Category disrupter Framebridge is out to change they way we custom frame.
A living room full of random treasures including a three-legged chair, clock and wooden giraffe.

Small Spaces, Big Ideas

A cozy Edina home teems with color and life after a remodel.