2023 Holiday Gift Guide

Photography by Janelle Olson at Shelter Studios || Creative direction and styling by Paula BjerketvedtBlushing Beauty These rosy-hued kitchen and dining finds will bring a refreshing touch of radiance to holiday wish lists“Bread Winner” print,...

Gamut Gallery Channels a Palm Springs Vibe with “AstroTurf”

Photos providedCan’t get to Palm Springs? Take a trip to Minneapolis’ Gamut Gallery instead and enter the vibrant, midcentury-modern world of “AstroTurf.” The multi-media exhibition, which runs through March 18, takes inspiration from “architecture, pop...

The Collective: Juniper Blue Designs

Photos providedFor Kristen Jansen, designer and maker behind Juniper Blue Designs, a simple doodle becomes a pattern, textile, or art piece. Inspired by her Swedish and Norwegian grandparents, the aesthetic behind Jansen’s exclusive small-batch...

Nine56 Studio Expands into Midwest-Sourced Livable Luxury for the Home

Fewer and better, useful and beautiful are the concepts behind the luxury loungewear offered by Nine56 Studio, which owner Meg Floersch founded in 2016. Now, she’s bringing those same ideas into homeware. The line...
Produce from Tangletown Gardens' farms

Ensure Fresh Produce All Summer with CSAs

In the midst of the pandemic, the Tangletown team is gearing up for its biggest CSA season yet

RH Outdoor Kicks Off Summer in Style with Curated Collection of Outdoor Furnishings

Photos provided by RHCreative partnerships, including with Ann Marie Vering and Mario Ruiz, have driven a new, highly curated collection of outdoor furnishings offered by RH (formerly Restoration Hardware). Notable this season is a...

Visit Twin Cities Home Professionals at Shakopee Home Show

Photos provided  In preparation for the holiday season, many people are embarking on home improvement projects. For those looking to get started, the Shakopee Home Show is back for the second time this year. With...

Ruth Artistry & Décor Blends Boho Chic With a Touch of Wanderlust

Photos provided by Ruth Artistry & DécorRuth Artistry & Décor crafts lifestyle goods that sit somewhere in the middle of cabin chic, balancing bohemian craft with pure wanderlust. The company is named after Biblical...

“Surround Yourself With Beautiful Things” from The Maker’s Studio

Since Ryan and Suzanne Huggett opened The Maker’s Studio in Excelsior two years ago with curated products from half-a-dozen vendors, the store has grown to include work by more than 55 makers. “Everything is...

Gemstones, Jewel Tones, and Objects of Opulence for Your Home

Photo by Janelle Olson || Styled by Jocelyn KrackeJBurgundy and gold fabric, $13/yard, SR Harris Fabric Oriental wool burgundy rug, $155, Wayfair Opalhouse gold leaf tray, $10, Target Green crane embroidery scissors, $4,...

Christina B. Johnson Creates Art with Heart

Photos courtesy Christina B. JohnsonBright colors and textured blooms fill the canvases in Christina B. Johnson’s studio. It’s not very organized like the rest of the house, the local artist admits, but that’s okay....
A portrait of Araya Jensen, owner of Willful.

Araya Jensen Expands Willful Home Goods

Araya Jensen's Willful in Minneapolis' Tangletown neighborhood expands to include colorful wool rugs, throw pillows, tea towels and more.

Home Goods and Lifestyle Boutique Henri Home Opens in Wayzata

Photos by Judith MarilynHenri Interiors, founded by owner and principal designer Amanda Lorenz in 2019, is a relatively new addition to the Twin Cities interior design community. But since then, the St. Paul-based firm...

Now Open: Story & Teller

Photos courtesy of Story & Teller  If you’re looking for a new spot to feed your decor obsession, make way to Story & Teller—the latest home and lifestyle boutique to hit Minneapolis on April 1....

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...

Unwrapping Joy With Giftywrap

Photos courtesy of GiftywrapFor Mahogany Ellis-Crutchfield, gifting is the most joyful part of the holiday season. Founder of Minnesota-based Giftywrap, she brings inclusivity and Midwest flair to holiday wrapping paper. “I had difficulty finding...

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 First-Ever Exterior Color of the Year is Green & Serene

Photos courtesy of James HardieThe annual “Color of the Year” trend is no longer limited to interiors. Elevate your home’s exterior siding with Mountain Sage, a refreshing James Hardie colorway that encapsulates the spirit...

Myquillyn Smith’s New Book Offers Simple Designs For All Seasons

Written by Julia Landwehr Author and designer Myquillyn Smith has a signature saying: “It doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful.” And though our annual holiday traditions and get-togethers may look different this...

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