The Collective: Scent and Psyche

Photos providedConfessed candle addict, Christie Wells began hand-pouring candles with scents she loved in 2020, and by January of 2021, Scent & Psyche was an official business. After years in product development and brand...

Edina Art Fair Announces 2023 Featured Artist: Suyao Tian

Photos provided  The theme of the 2023 Edina Art Fair, considered one of the top 50 art fairs in the United States, is “Art of Connection.” “We live in a time when so many ...

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,...

25+ Cosmically Fun Finds to Celebrate the Lunar New Year

Photo by Janelle Olson || Styling by Anna LundbergFantasia “Diamond Galaxy” wallpaper, $36/double roll, Ralph Lauren “North Hemisphere” wallpaper, $205/double roll, Essentia “Star Collision” wallpaper, $162/double roll, Wallpaper Direct  |  Constellation coaster set, $29, lacquer...

Minneapolis Craft Market’s Digital Shopping Experience

Written by Justine Szafran Minneapolis Craft Market hosts its fair share of in-person events each holiday season—sometimes up to 15 markets in one weekend. Given this winter’s inevitable restrictions, founder Hayley Matthews-Jones moved the market...

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 Titles from Assouline Take a Global Perspective

 Photos providedAssouline, the luxury publisher of books and gifts celebrating culture, design, and lifestyle, celebrates summer with four new design releases to set hearts aflutter and turn spirits aspirational. Here’s a sneak peek at...

Room & Board Expands Sustainable “Circular Wood Process”

Photos providedSustainability is an integral aspect of Edina-based furniture company Room & Board, whether sourcing materials from Minneapolis companies such as Wood from the Hood, or using recycled plastics, fabrics, or steel in its...

American Craft Council’s Online Pop-Up Open Now

Photos courtesy of American Craft CouncilA national nonprofit organization, the American Craft Council is dedicated to educating and inspiring crafters, collectors, and artists nationwide about the artistry of craft in its multitude of expressions....

Valentine’s Finds at Foxwell

Photos courtesy of Foxwell Shoppe x StudioLove is in the air, and Foxwell Shoppe x Studio is offering a wide selection of Valentine’s-themed products perfect for gifting (or treating yourself!) this season. All the...
A picnic blanket spread outdoors

The Art of Picnicking: Tips and Products for Your Next Picnic

 Picnicking is an art. It’s fun, it’s summery, and to be honest, I think you’d be hard pressed to find a more wholesome sunny-day activity. But preparing for and going on a picnic requires...

Nine Spooky Shops for Halloween-Inspired Miniatures

Photos provided by Susan Clark of MiniMélangeFew things evoke the comfort of childhood like designing a miniature dollhouse. The dainty pursuit allows for mature make-believe, which was a godsend during gloomy months spent inside...

A Harvest Home

Photos provided 1. Emile Henry Bakeware SetEntertain guests with a variety of homemade goods using this ruffled French ceramic baking set ($299), which includes five pieces perfect for endless possibilities of loaves, dishes, and pies....

Room & Board Sustainably Revamps Best-Selling Montego Collection

Photos provided  Edina-based furniture company Room & Board is continuously expanding its sustainable mission. Since 1980, the company has been dedicated to the development of sustainable furniture products. Its Urban Wood Project, a national initiative...

Spook-tacular Styling With Loll Designs

Photos courtesy of Loll DesignsAs we advance further into fall, it’s time to usher in the season of tricks, treats, and tantalizing home decor. Loll Designs, renowned for its sustainable and stylish outdoor furniture,...

Belt Publishing Releases New Book on Midwestern Architecture

If you’re looking to start your holiday shopping early, take a peek at architecture critic Alexandra Lange’s latest book, Midwest Architecture Journeys, a meditation on the forgotten architectural beauty of the Midwest. The book,...

Shop Country Club Takes to the Streets with a Store in Shoreview

Photos by Tiffany Bolk PhotographyAfter working in corporate retail for more than a decade, Amanda Morell decided that between layoffs and a pandemic, “anything is possible at any time.” So, why not expand her...

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