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Chirigos Designs’ Grand Opening Showcases Artwork from Kolman & Pryor Gallery

  Three years ago, after Bridget Chirigos moved with her husband from Houston to the Twin Cities, she opened Chirigos Designs to indulge her two...
(Photo by Justin/Fotolia) See daylillies this weekend at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, one of our top sales and events picks for the week.

Sales + Events: July 17-22 has day lilies, over-dyed rugs, and...

Twin Cities shopping and event highlights for this week. Paying for Your Home Remodel Castle Building & Remodeling’s education classes continue with one of the most...
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Giveaway: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

With an abundance of gardens to explore, the perfectly arranged flowers and manicured trees and shrubs at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum are a sight...

Minnesota Pottery Festival Features Potters, Demonstrations, and More

So many festivals and art fairs! So little time to enjoy them all during our short summer! If you’re a pottery lover, here’s one...

Relamp Sparks Creative Bulbs

Jess Schaack and her husband have lots of Edison bulbs in their home. “We love exposed lighting,” she says, “but after a while, I...
Living room with table and chairs. Home No. 19 on the AIA Homes by Architects Tour.

Coming Soon: AIA Minnesota’s Homes by Architects Tour

The annual, self-guided Homes by Architects Tour showcases the highest quality architect-designed homes across the Twin Cities metro area.

Warners’ Stellian Expands to Northeast Minneapolis

Warners’ Stellian, the family-owned appliance specialist, adds a new location at 2605 Broadway St. in Northeast Minneapolis for easy access for city dwellers.
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Local Designer Creates a Lasting Spark in a Celebrity Nursery

Minnesota designer Laura Wiedmann design of the nursery for Jordin Sparks and Dana Isaiah's new arrival is featured by People magazine.
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Sales + Events: July 2-8 has endless Fourth of July sales

This week's events include many Fourth of July sales as well as the Little Mekong night market.
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HGTV Airs Pilot with Minnesota Real Estate/Renovation Duo

Minnetonka-based Fox Homes real estate/renovation duo hopes to be HGTV's newest stars with their pilot "Stay or Sell" launching July 9.
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Functional Ceramic Art for Every Room

A collection of handmade ceramic pieces (that function as well as they look) for each room of your home.

Alchemy Architects’ weeHouse Lives Large with New National Award

Alchemy Architects’ weeHouse continues to live large. Designed in Minnesota (the firm is located in St. Paul), built in Oregon, and delivered to the...
Carver Junk Co. has two DIY workshops in this week's Sales + Events. Photo courtesy Carver Junk Co.

Sales + Events: June 26-July 1 has sales, DIY workshops, and...

Max’s semi-annual sale, Carver Junk Co. workshops, and more offer a mix of sales, crafts, and markets for the week.
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A New Place for Pom Poms

It's not your imagination: Suddenly, pom poms are everywhere. These fuzzy orbs can be big or small in any color, and can be used in countless ways.

The Latest in Cabin Design Trends Sleek, Modern, and Minimalist

"Cabinologist," author, and architect Dale Mulfinger notes an increasing demand for modern sleek cabins, especially among young families.
Courtesy Revere Auctions. A 19th-century Louis XV Bombe Chest is just one of the lots at Revere Auction's June 23rd sale.

Sales + Events: June 19-24 has the Pinners’ Conference, a fine...

Twin Cities shopping and event highlights for this week include the Minnesota Pinners' Conference, a Native American fine arts and decorative arts sale at Revere Auctions, a celebration of all things good design at KNOCK Inc., and more.

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