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Katelyn Bloomquist is editor of Midwest Home.

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...

St. Paul’s NewStudio Gallery Presents “Material Language” Exhibition

 When one considers the idea of painting, the mind might trend toward ideas of a clean white canvas covered in soft watercolors or hand-pressed...

Unexpected Treasures Await in This 1872 Italianate Victorian

Photos by Andrea RuggTwelve years ago, Sarah Dye’s stroll through St. Paul’s Como Park neighborhood was interrupted by the unusual discovery of a big...

M/I Homes’ New Maple Grove Townhome Community Caters to All

Photos courtesy of M/I HomesThe Minneapolis team at M/I Homes is no stranger to fast-paced growth. In fact, the year after the Ohio-based builder...

A Naturally Norwegian Abode Near Lake Harriet

Photos by SpacecraftingAs a young couple, R. J. and Krista Kern adored the charming homes that lined Minneapolis’ Fulton neighborhood. The pair would walk...

Vintage Dealer Gladys Tay’s Eclectic, Maximalist Design Style Turns Heads in Shoreview

Photos by Wing TaThe moment Singapore-native, vintage dealer, and social media maven Gladys Tay picks up her camera, her “little monsters”—three miniature schnauzers and...

This Lowry Hill Kitchen is a Culinary Delight

Photos by SpacecraftingThe empty nesters who inhabit this dreamy Tudor Revival in Minneapolis’ Lowry Hill neighborhood raised a family of creatives: Their two grown...