DIY Digs: Gathered Goods Company

Gathered Goods Company is a triple threat: They have an in-store boutique with a little bit of everything, DIY classes and workshops, and work tirelessly to make a difference in women's lives—not just in...
A dog next to a built-in faucet allows for quick and easy refills.

Dog-Friendly Design Trends

Life with dogs is messy. Our four-footed buddies may be part of the family—they're our furry kids—but they can also be wet, muddy, and, depending on what disgusting thing they’ve rolled in, stinky. Dogs...
Class attendants holding their finished products

DIY Digs: Create Space

While there are plenty of DIY studios in the Twin Cities metro, we're confident there's nothing quite like Create Space. This DIY studio in White Bear Lake has classes for all ages and levels,...
A room with decor influenced by the east features a blue rug, blue curtains, blue wall, chair, and table.

Eastern Influence

You don't have to travel around the globe for a taste of the far East
Acid washed shelf, $26, True Hue Bergamot + Black Tea candle, $18, True Hue Sandalwood + White Husk spray, $14, True Hue matches, $8, Ciel Loft & Home

Indigo Mood

Asian- and African-inspired furniture and textiles add rich color to homes this autumn
The showroom at DesignBar in Wayzata, Minnesota.

The DesignBar Space Lift

Interior designer Bridget Chirigos opens the DesignBar in Wayzata for DIYers, the budget-conscious, and anyone with spaces in need of sprucing up
A portrait of Erik Wyckoff in his woodworking shop.

Minnesota Makers: Erik Wyckoff

All of your woodworking needs in one place
As a lifelong collector of art and objects inspired by the natural world, Jeff Bengston has filled his home with collections of carefully curated pieces.

A Naturalist’s Urban Retreat

Jeff Bengtson’s mid-century home celebrates a lifelong appreciation of the natural world
Clean white panels and a glossy dark wood floor provide the perfect backdrop for this elegant, blue-accented space designed by Martha O’Hara Interiors.

Life in Color

Midwest Home and ASID MN present the winners of a colorful design competition

DIY DIGS: Board & Brush

Board & Brush is on the fast track to a complete Minnesota takeover. This DIY, Midwest-born studio franchise, founded by Julie Selby in 2015, was born in Hartland, Wisconsin where she opened her first...

Heirloom Shopping at the Twin Cities Arts & Crafts Show and Sale

An heirloom is commonly thought of as an item of jewelry, tchotchke, or home accessory (lamp, rug, chair, or artwork) passed down within a family over generations. But what if you want to start...

Historic Studio Opens in Wayzata

Alert visitors on Lake Street in downtown Wayzata kept watch on a prominent corner this summer. At one time it was a beloved bookshop and then, briefly, a jewelry store. Now it was being...