Warm Up Your Interiors With Brooke & Lou’s 2021 Fall Collection

Photos courtesy Brooke & LouWith warm summer days shifting to cooler autumn afternoons, Brooke & Lou founder Bria Hammel channeled her inspirations—the combination of natural elements and textures, she says—into the designs of this...

Top Fall Trends? Expect Comfort, Connection, and Class

Photos courtesy of High Point MarketComfort and curves meet class, and nature’s intriguing textures combine with Lucite and brass accents in the recent High Point Market Style Report, which showcases 19 stellar design trends...

Hammond Art Now Open at Northrop King

The Northrup King Building, which is home to more than 350 artists (and their studios), as well as a number of small businesses, added a new gallery this summer: Hammond Art. Local artists Drew...

The Collective: Natalia James Designs

Photos by Just Be. PhotographyNatalia James reconnected with her creative side when art and the process of making was exactly what she needed. Motivated by a diagnosis of depression and anxiety, the self-taught artist...

The Collective: Fiber Artist Mandi Smethells

Portrait by Liz Schultz, product shots by Mandi SmethellsMandi Smethells describes herself as an “imaginative” fiber artist, but first and foremost, she’s a mother—and that’s where she finds her inspiration to “create something beautiful...

Rosenthal Contemporary Interiors Opens Minnetonka Showroom

Photos courtesy of Rosenthal Contemporary InteriorsRosenthal Contemporary Interiors, located in downtown Minneapolis, weathered the COVID-19 pandemic just fine, says Daniel Ledo, vice president of operations. Perhaps this success was thanks in part to company...

A Fresh Start for Wayzata’s Historic Studio

Photos provided At interior design firm Historic Studio, new management and offerings lead to blissful new beginnings. After 25 years, the Wayzata-based boutique studio and retail store was recently sold to two local businesswomen: Brooke...

New Showroom: Moderno Porcelain Works

Photos providedModerno Porcelain Works, which specializes in the fabrication and installation of ultra-luxe large format porcelain panels in residential and commercial markets, is expanding nationwide—most recently to Minneapolis. Capitalizing on the lack of porcelain-focused...

Now Open: Rejuvenation at the Galleria

Photos provided What began as a small architectural salvage shop in Portland, Oregon, has grown into a national purveyor of vintage home décor, antique furnishings, and custom lighting. At its core, however, Rejuvenation, which opened...

Julia Moss Blends Bold With Beautiful in Her High-End Wayzata Shop

Photos provided by Julia Moss“It’s always 70 degrees and sunny here!” exclaims Julia Moss of her Wayzata shop, Julia Moss Designs. That’s, in part, because of the exuberant color palette of Moss’ curated items—from...

Handcrafted Wood Art and LGBTQ+ Community Activism Make Hagen and Oats One to Watch

Whether you need a wall-mounted bottle opener, a “stainbow” Minnesota sign, or a wooden portrait of a furry friend, Hagen and Oats has you covered when it comes to wood-based crafts.Nikki Hollerich and Anna...