2022 Holiday Gift Guide

Photos by Janelle Olson | Styling by Paula Bjerketvedt | Location K2 Studios Emerald Opulence Whether for the kitchen or office, go green with these varied giftsSencha tea, Rival Bros, $12.25 | The Modern Cook’s Year cookbook, Foxwell,...

Beyond Ornamental

1. Lake Superior Art Glass Each piece created by Lake Superior Glass Art is a labor of love. Owner Dan Neff’s passion for both the art of glassblowing and the natural beauty of Northern Minnesota...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Picture-Perfect Pet Furniture

Those with furry family friends know the struggle of trying to integrate functional-yet-chic pet accessories into a space. For so long, these pieces lacked intention in their design, failing to think of the pet...

Get Ready for Holiday Hosting With Room & Board Upgrades

Photos provided  Travelers are eager to hit the road this holiday season—and that includes family and friends. Travel is at a pre-pandemic high after two challenging years of pandemic travel bans, restrictions, and lockdown. According...

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...

Moderno Porcelain Works: The Porcelain Hub

Photos provided  Moderno Porcelain Works is “not only a showroom, it’s a hub,” says Mario Cuevas, general manager of Moderno Porcelain Works in Northeast Minneapolis. In addition to carrying inventory from around the globe, the...

Get the Look: Petaluma Pours

Photo by Dana HargitayMixing craft cocktails and pouring wine from the valley has never looked more luxe—largely because the Petaluma, California, clients who purchased the 3,800-square-foot abode in which this wildly functional wet bar...

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...

Brick + Linen Goes West

Photos by Sophia El'Rae Digital Agency  Since Joseph and Lisa Robbins opened their full-service architectural and interior design studio, Brick + Linen, the Stillwater-based firm has grown quickly. Locating the studio in a brick-and-mortar...

The Collective: Plush Pumpkin

Photos providedSince 2002, Monya Kampa has been stitching up a couture pumpkin patch in Saint Paul. What started with a velvet swatch and a pumpkin stem for an Autumn centerpiece around the family table...

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....

JKath Design Build + Reinvent Launches Bath Vanity Collection

Photos provided  After maintaining a cabinet shop for more than a decade, producing custom cabinet work for its renovation projects, JKath Design Build + Reinvent has launched its first bathroom vanity collection. Katie Kath, partner...

Furbo Dog Camera: Calming Homeowner and Puppy Separation Anxiety, One Treat at a Time

Photo courtesy Adobe StockIf the pandemic had (has) any upside, it’s that we’re spending more time with our pets. For remote workers, that time is multiplied even further. In fact, according to the Washington...

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...

Shop Local Artisans at St. Louis Park Art Fair

Photos provided  The time is nearly here for this year’s St. Louis Park Art Fair. Since 1995, the St. Louis Park Art Fair program has supported and promoted local artists in effort to enhance the...

Shop, Style & Save With Discounted Luxury Home Goods From ASID-MN’s Sample Sale

Photos provided  As the seasons change, so do our styles. If you’re ready to rethink your living room, home office, bedroom, or kitchen, be sure to shop the Minnesota chapter of the American Society of...

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