Bria Hammel Curates A Holiday Collection that Spans the Seasons

Photos courtesy Brooke & LouYou won't find a single Santa Claus figurine or ostentatiously bedecked Christmas tree in Brooke and Lou's latest holiday collection. (Let’s all just breathe a sigh of relief.)In the midst...

Brooke & Lou 2020 Holiday Collection Layers Classics with Texture and Color

Photos courtesy Brooke & Lou“This year, I knew that more than ever, when people’s homes are everything to them, that the right holiday décor would be really important,” says Bria Hammel, founder of Bria Hammel...

Reinvent Your Home with Discounted Luxury Home Goods from ASID MN’s Sample Sale

Looking to revamp your living room, find fun accent pieces for your kitchen, or add some flair to your home office? You might want to try your luck at the American Society of Interior...

“The Steger Homestead Kitchen” Cookbook Focuses on Simple Abundance

Wild mushrooms, smoked fish, ember-roasted corn, beet butter, wilderness bars: Just fanning through this new cookbook, “The Steger Homestead Kitchen: Simple Recipes for an Abundant Life,” conjures images of foraging and farming among the...

The Collective: Allison Johanson

Allison Johanson came to her craft when she needed art most in her life—to fill her home and to be creative. Johanson paints textured, abstract landscapes that add serenity and joy to any space....

‘Eastcliff: History of a Home’ Available Now

On the banks of the Mississippi River, one St. Paul home holds a historic legacy of architecture, academics, and politics: Eastcliff. From its multiple bedrooms to the library, the carriage house to the catering...

Sales + Events: January Brings Local Artists to the Forefront

Lowertown First Fridays Art CrawlLowertown St. Paul is home to a plethora of talented local artists, and its monthly art crawl is the perfect opportunity to explore works throughout the city. Start the crawl...
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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

Get the Look: The Coziness of Koselig

Photo by Janelle Olson || Styling by Jocelyn KrackeBouclé pillow, $34, Foxwell Chunky blanket, $79, Target Wool and wooden bead garland, $24, Foxwell Animal wallpaper, $70/roll, A-Street Prints, Mahones Wallpaper Shop “Hello Deer”...

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...

Loll Designs + bläanks: Elevate Your Outdoor Living With Fall Collaboration

Photos providedLoll Designs is a Duluth-based company that specializes in the design and production of all-weather outdoor furniture and accessories. One of its core values is sustainability, recycling over 88% of its manufacturing waste...

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...

Wake Up Your Walls With Mercury Mosaics

Photos courtesy of Mercury MosaicsMercury Mosaics recently released Mid Mod Squares—the Minneapolis-based handmade tile company’s newest (and arguably most nostalgic!) tile pattern to date. Geometric and colorful, unique but refined, and vintage yet fresh,...

New & Upcoming at Brooke & Lou

Bria Hammel, creative director and CEO of Bria Hammel Interiors and Brooke & Lou, recently revealed her latest collaboration: the Riviera outdoor furniture collection with HC Luxury Outdoor. Drawing inspiration from the leisurely charm...

No Waste for Winsome

When I asked Kathryn Sterner-Sieve of Winsome Goods what possessed her to create Winsome Zero, a product line to eliminate all of her studio's fashion leftovers, she didn’t tell me the statistics, like how...

REI & West Elm’s Camping Collaboration

Photos courtesy West Elm New adventures call for new gear, and the co-curated collection from REI and West Elm has everything you need for your outdoor recreation. West Elm’s chic, modern aesthetic combined with...

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...

NewStudio Gallery Deploys New Technology for First Online Exhibition: Printmakers Pop-Up

Photos providedHousing an art gallery within an architecture firm has definite benefits. When NewStudio Architecture moved its offices into a 1902 building in St. Paul’s Creative Enterprise Zone—the former American Folding Bed warehouse, which...

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...

Top 10 Shops for Vintage Furniture and Home Decor

Vintage styles are making a comeback. When it comes to interior design, trends come and go, but today’s focus on sustainable living is leading many people to shop furniture and decor secondhand—not to mention...

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