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Katelyn Bloomquist is editor of Midwest Home.

Tays & Co. Design Studios’ Guide to Plaid

Photos by Spacecrafting  Laura Tays, founder and principal designer of Tays & Co. Design Studios, is a jack of all trades. She has an eagle...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Building & Remodeling

California LoveModern, California-style flat roofs inspired by West Coast-influenced architecture are popping up around the Midwest in spades, largely thanks to work like this...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Tech & Sustainability

From the Ground UpBuilding a smart, sustainable home starts with the foundation. This strikingly blue Edina abode by Sustainable Nine Design + Build, JALIN...

Martha O’Hara Interiors’ Creative Storage Solutions

Photos by SpacecraftingMartha O’Hara Interiors is known for pushing the envelope, designing classic, yet current spaces across the Twin Cities and beyond our borders...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Colors, Paint, & Wallcoverings

Jewel-Tone DripSteer clear of “sad beige,” and opt instead for jewel-toned selections like Twigg + Lu Design Co. did inside this remodeled dining room,...

Trend Alert: Holistic Interior Design

Sheree Vincent, principal of Fusion Designed, has been helping people design spaces of well-being for over 25 years. In fact, Vincent is a certified...

In True Symphony: A Classic, Flair-Filled Abode

Photos by SpacecraftingBefore settling in Minnesota, the family of four who resides within this two-story, shingle-style abode lived coast to coast in locales near...

Shopping Spotlight: Vivid Home

Photos by The Fraiche StudioMinneapolis’ North Loop extends a warm welcome to Vivid Home (formerly Vivid Interiors), one of the newest interior design, home...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Interiors

So SurrealWhether it’s a nonsensical art print or larger-than-life sneaker or box of Crayola crayons, surrealism—an avant-garde movement first coined in 1917—is circling back....

Tips for Hosting an Unforgettable Summer Soiree

To plan a memorable Sunday brunch, pool party, or bridal shower with passion and panache, go all out with expertly designed floral arrangements, balloon...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Finishing Touches

A Splash of WarmthInterior designer Emily Pueringer, owner of Emily Pueringer Design Studio, takes big risks that result in beautiful rewards—especially when it comes...

Garage Goals With The Divine Living Space

Photo by Spacecrafting Stephanie Goldfarb, founder of The Divine Living Space, says her clients often desire the aesthetic and beauty of a real wood...

Unique Wood Floors Predicts Flooring of the Future

Photos provided   Family-Friendly Flooring“This year continues the trend of a fast-growing waterproof and resilient flooring category,” Zheng predicts. The popular choice? Luxury vinyl planks (LVP),...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Exteriors and Landscaping

Pools, Please!If you can’t make it up to the cabin as often as you’d please, create a vacation-like getaway right at home. This pool...

Kitchen Crazes We Can’t Help But Love

Cladded/Plaster Range Hoods“The range hood—once considered the focal point of the kitchen—is getting a make ‘under’ as designs shift from glamorous to cozy, minimal,...

2023 Ideas to Steal: Flooring and Surfaces

CheckmateWhat’s black, white, and checkerboard all over? Floors—especially in spaces like mudrooms, laundry rooms, and foyers. Traditional, yet wildly on trend, the mudroom in...

David Heide Design Studio’s Bath & Powder Room Trends of the Year

Coming off an impressive first-place finish in the 2022 Midwest Home Design Awards’ powder bath category is David Heide Design Studio, a respected local...

The Tile Shop Talks 2023 Tile Trends

Photos provided   Dramatic, Handmade Looks“These tiles have a handmade look with extreme variation from piece to piece and rich color gradation, meaning each person’s installation...

Lake Minnetonka Legacy Home

Photos by Spacecrafting  At the time of discovery, this massive 3.6-acre Deephaven property featured a quaint, old fashioned-looking cottage house, main family home, detached garage,...

Sarah’s Cottage Creations’ Tips for a Beautiful Backyard This Spring

Photos provided Grow Your Own Flowers“Instagram influencers are leading the trend for fresh flowers in the home and in the garden,” Buerkley says. “This phenomenon...

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