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Anna Bjorlin

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Anna Bjorlin is the senior editor of Midwest Home. She has been writing for premier luxury lifestyle magazines and special custom publications since graduating college, and when she's not writing, you can usually find her with her nose stuck in a book.

Mercury Mosaics’ Mercedes Austin Talks Tile

Photos by David Ellis Sporting a cheerful smile, perky pixie cut, and plastic safety glasses, local entrepreneur Mercedes Austin takes us on a tour of...

A Cosmopolitan Gathering Space for Faraway Family

Photos by LandMark Photography, Jim Kruger, and Jon Huelskamp He’s from the Netherlands, and likes classic design and compartmentalized rooms. She’s from Venezuela, and loves rich...

Martha O’Hara’s Main-Level Makeover in Minneapolis

Photos by Spacecrafting Ask anyone who loves to entertain: Working within the cramped confines of a tiny kitchen is far from ideal. Still, Lisa Huey...

25+ Cosmically Fun Finds to Celebrate the Lunar New Year

Photo by Janelle Olson || Styling by Anna Lundberg Fantasia “Diamond Galaxy” wallpaper, $36/double roll, Ralph Lauren “North Hemisphere” wallpaper, $205/double roll, Essentia “Star Collision”...

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...

Impress Your Guests With These Five Holiday Dishes

Photos by Terry Brennan || Prop Styling by Tim Creagan Food Styling by Lara Miklasevics || Recipes by Robin Asbell Creamy Sweet Potato and Orange Soup...

2019 Holiday Gift Guide

Photos by Janelle Olson Styling by Tim Creagan Little Luxuries Shimmer and sparkle aside, these tiny treasures are perfect for those who love the little things in...

Interior Design Studio Prospect Refuge’s New Look

After realizing their growing studio in Northeast Minneapolis needed more space, founder and principal designer Victoria Sass and her team at Prospect Refuge Studio decided a...

Unify Your Home With Upscale Wood-Inspired Décor

Photos by Janelle Olson Styled by Tim Creagan Reclaimed wood, resin, and carbon fiber paddles, from $300, Joseph Fiedler // Live edge walnut and acrylic media...

Island Renewal

Photos by Corey Gaffer When a couple with a shared love of sailing discovered a historic bed-and-breakfast for sale on Madeline Island, they knew they...

Huntington Manor: Orono’s Famous Modern-Day Castle

Photos by Spacecrafting A winding cobblestone driveway leads guests up to Huntington Manor, the majestic 7,774-square-foot fortress known as the modern-day castle in Orono. Designed...