DIY Classes in the Twin Cities: July 2021

Our monthly DIY class calendars are back! Unleash your creative spirit and let your inner artist run wild at these do-it-yourself classes across the Twin Cities. Board & Brush Board & Brush is on the fast...

The Collective: House Copper & Cookware

Product photos by Christian Watson || Portrait by John DahmenAs a coppersmith, Sara Dahmen has one foot in the now and one in the past, but her journey to becoming an artisan maker did not...

Move Over, Marie Kondo. Swedish Death Cleaning is the New Decluttering Craze

The alarm really sounded when, in February, Richard Eisenberg published an article on Next Avenue titled “Sorry, Nobody Wants Your Parents’ Stuff.” For years, our mother, an antiques dealer, had stockpiled not only inventory...

“bold boho,” Circa and Omforme’s Third Exhibition, Focuses on Restyling by Pairing Abstract Art...

Carter Averbeck, the artist, media darling, and owner of the fabulous furnishings shop Omforme Design—and Circa Gallery in Minneapolis talks why the future of furniture is restyling.
A green chalkboard wall in an office.

DIY Vintage Wall Courtesy Chalkboard Paint

Conjunction Junction, adding a classroom vibe to a home office is this wall's function

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 dresser with various gifts found in the Holiday Gift Guide placed on top, including shoes, candles, a vase, and more.

Holiday Gift Guide

Perfect picks for every room in your home

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...
A collection of six lamps with cyclamen, apple blossoms, chain mail links, and fish

Editor’s Product Pick: Century Studio Lamps

Besides Tiffany lamp reproductions, this Twin Cities studio has made a name for itself for its commissions and designs

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...

Freeze Design Build Creates Custom Furniture

Photos courtesy Freeze Design BuildWhile recently reorganizing my home office, I ventured online in search of a new desk, which led me to a real beauty. Designed by Kiley Friese and Sam Busko at...

Now Open: The Market Home + Design

Photos by Hayley Bodin Photography When Ferrin’s Furniture in Red Wing permanently closed after a devastating fire in 2019, resident interior designer Jodi Caverly sat back and soul-searched. “It was basically where my whole career...