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Katelyn Bloomquist is editor of Midwest Home.

Midwest Home’s Top 10 Instagram Posts of 2021

The year of 2021 was a special one for Midwest Home: We celebrated our 20th anniversary Luxury Home Tour, kicked off the inaugural Midwest...

2021 National Kitchen & Bath Association Design Awards

Large Kitchen 1st Place Family Farmhouse Danielle Lardani, Studio M Kitchen & BathTo make much-needed improvements to this young family’s kitchen, floating shelves, larder-style cabinets, and a wall...

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Photos by Janelle Olson || Styling by Paula Bjerketvedt Golden Grandeur Nothing says glitz and glamour quite like gold, and these gleaming gifts are sure to add a...

Life in Color 2021: A Colorful Design Competition

2021 Jury Katelyn Bloomquist || Editor, Midwest Home Dr. Tasoulla Hadjiyanni || Northrop Professor of Interior Design, University of Minnesota Mac Plumstead || Design Director, Loll DesignsFrom...

A Midwest Modern Abode by Michael Paul Design + Build

Photos by SpacecraftingAsk around—industry pros often have a thought (or 10) to share regarding pandemic-induced supply shortages. But when it came to crafting this...

The District Edina Celebrates Women-Owned Businesses

Photos provided Within its three levels, 11 showrooms, and 21,000 square feet of space, the District Edina is a can’t-miss design destination where homeowners, designers,...

Hartman Homes’ Mediterranean Marvel in Hudson, Wisconsin

Photos by SpacecraftingOver the years, the design styles of Jeff and Kristi Cernohous’ homes have bounced all over the board. In fact, they’ve nested...

Midwest Home Announces 2021 Luxury Home Tour Editor’s Choice Home

The demands of this year’s Luxury Home Tour hit our team like a freight train. With our company’s other events like Minnesota Monthly’s GrillFest...

Jamie & Morgan Molitor of construction2style Are Anything But Ordinary

Photos by Wing TaDespite the disappointment that accompanied a layoff in 2011, carpenter Jamie Molitor’s ambition didn’t allow for downtime. Instead, he bought a...

The Skinny on Siding: A Go-To Guide For Picking the Perfect Siding Material

Photos providedSelecting siding for a home located in the Midwest is about far more than curb appeal. Your siding’s functionality is of equal, if...

This Nisswa Cabin Brings a Rustic Refinement to Upper Gull Lake

Photos by SpacecraftingFor four days straight, a thick layer of cardboard concealed the windows of Mary and Bob Dimke’s new cabin. During that time,...

Editor’s Note: Life on the Water

“Is water wet?” The peculiar, seemingly obvious question actually sparked a viral debate across the internet during quarantine last year. (In our defense, what...

Cambria Releases Four Fresh Designs and New Finish for Summer

Photos providedLooking to make a striking statement in your kitchen or bath? Cambria, the Minnesota-based and world-renowned quartz giant, recently added four fresh designs...

DIY Classes in the Twin Cities: July 2021

Our monthly DIY class calendars are back! Unleash your creative spirit and let your inner artist run wild at these do-it-yourself classes across the...

Get the Look: Glass Box Getaway by Quartersawn Design Build

Photo by Andrea Rugg || Design by Quartersawn Design BuildThe owners of this classic Tudor home nestled in Minneapolis’ Cedar Lake area adored their...

A Classic Vintage Kitchen Comes to Life in Maple Grove

Photos by Alyssa LeeAfter a Saturday morning workout in 2019, the owner of this Maple Grove kitchen came home to a not-so-lovely surprise. Drip,...

A Silhouette in the Sky

Photos by Corey Gaffer & David BenrudTwenty years ago, David Benrud and Greg Foster built themselves a modern cottage in Minneapolis’ bustling Linden Hills...

Get the Look: Bold Renewal

Photo by Janelle Olson || Styling by Jocelyn KrackeWool hand-knotted floral rug, contact for pricing; green floral linen fabric in “Hillside,” contact for...