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...

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...

Fall Fashion 2019: Summit Views

Photography by Joel LarsonCreative Direction and Styling by Barbara SchmidtHair and Makeup by Margo GordonModel: Mae Anderson, Ignite Models Nouveau LeanHelmut Lang fur coat, $280, at nordstromrack.com Free People floral dress, $148, at tjmaxx.comOff...

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...

Artful Gift Giving Begins with Holiday Art Marts

Photos provided  One of Minnesota’s most significant natural resources—local artists—are ready to present their unique home decor, sculptures and paintings, textiles, and jewelry for your holiday shopping delight. Grab a friend and head to one,...

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”...
A lifestyle shot with a Lucy sofa, pillows, and ottoman. Photo courtesy Ethan Allen.

New Ethan Allen Collection Goes Mid-Century Modern

While the solid hues of the Lucy collection are nice, add a bold accent piece with one of the its prints

Fall Finds at Bokser Home

Photos courtesy of Bokser HomeWith the Midwest temperatures quickly cooling down, you might be thinking of ways to cozy up your interior spaces. Luckily, a Minnesota-local bedding brand offers numerous solutions. Founded by Ed...

10 Expert Tips on Arranging Farmers Market Flowers

Photos by Kait EckerWith flowers bursting out of farmers market stalls, it’s hard to not go home with a bunch of blooms. Tiffany Hammond, a certified floral designer, accredited member of the American Institute...

Shop Winter Wonders at Bachman’s Holiday Tour

Photos provided As we embark on yet another holiday season, businesses are gearing up for the influx of homeowners seeking holiday home decor. This year, Bachman’s has built its own winter wonderland, showcasing themed decorations...

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...

Loft Antiques’ Owner Barbara Gillham Leaves Behind 40-Year Legacy

Photos by Sandy GooleyPicture this: It’s 1996, and you and a group of four girlfriends decide to rent out a warehouse to sell antiques. You don’t have to fully imagine this scenario, though, because...
Judith Bench in black and gold

Jackie Millea Introduces a New Benchmark in Assistive Devices

In the Midwest Home article celebrating Jackie Millea as the 2018 Emerging Talent, the founding principal of Shelter Architecture in Minneapolis talked a bit about an innovative project fast emerging on her horizon. She...

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...

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,...

RH Minneapolis Offers An Indulgent Design Experience

If you’re considering a home renovation of any size in the near future, design inspiration is sure to be sparked at Restoration Hardware’s newest gallery in Edina. The upscale home furnishings company recently unveiled...

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...

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...

St. Paul’s European Christmas Market Showcases Christmas Creations

Photos providedOne of the greatest perks of being Minnesotan is the annual near-guarantee of a white Christmas—or, at the very least, a cold Christmas. A few weeks into December, the chilly state may as...

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