Minneapolis condo offers penthouse views at a basement price

Minneapolis condo offers penthouse views at a basement price

The 23rd-floor unit overlooks downtown and has seen many soirees.

Minneapolis style guru's eye for decor hits home

October 8
Richard Anderson and his companion Angel were photographed at his Minneapolis home.



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The designer, florist, TV personality and drag queen manages to pack his expansive sense of style into his modest Minneapolis home.

In a new show, Marie Kondo tidies both rooms and relationships

October 1
Marie Kondo, second from left, works with Jimmy, second from right, and Logan, right, a father and son who own an organic plant and garden design busi
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October 15
The boutique condos at 301 Kenwood Parkway are located next to the Walker Art Center and offer views of the Basilica of St. Mary and downtown skyline.

Luxe $1.8 million condo steps from the Walker offers sweeping Minneapolis views

The condo boasts the only walkout and multi-story unit in the building.
Home & Garden
October 15
Jennifer Larson’s daughter Lillian, 2, ate a tomato in the Perspectives’ Supportive Housing vegetable garden in St. Louis Park, Minn., on Wednesda

St. Louis Park gardens nurture in more ways than one

The gardens of Perspectives Inc. not only feed families emerging from homelessness, but also serve as educational and nutritional tools.
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October 15
Martha stores her copper pots and pans on an overhead rack near the stoves, where they are always easy to reach.

Martha Stewart gives on-camera kitchen modern 'new look'

Transformation included fresh paint and new appliances.
Home & Garden
October 15
Stella DeLuca, Jade-Snow Carroll, Dulcinea Sheffer and Julia Rasch at their home, a converted farm, in Egremont, Mass.

Rethinking the in-law apartment as a sunny barn

Design challenge was striking a balance between creating a sense of family community while respecting boundaries.
Home & Garden
October 15
A gold mirror and gold accessories add a pop of metallic to this master bedroom.

How to add glamour to your decor with gold touches

Glitter of gold can help add luster to nearly any room of the home.
Home & Garden
October 12
Painting by Karl Bardon

Longtime bird counter at Duluth's Hawk Ridge captures birds on canvas

An exhibit of his paintings is on view at the Great Lakes Aquarium.
Beautiful Garden contest winners Jim and Sally Strand tend an Asian-inspired garden complete with 23 distinct planting areas in their Plymouth yard. T
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October 8
A provided image shows bunk beds by Kara Miller. These communal spaces may have humble roots, but now they’re features with style, whimsy and nostal

Bunk rooms climb the social ladder

The bunk bed, born two centuries ago as an austerity measure, is living in some splendor. For country homes, luxury hotels and yachts, architects and…
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October 8
Columbia Heights

What $199,900 buys you in the Twin Cites area

What you get for the money in Columbia Heights, Minneapolis and West St. Paul
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October 5
Beaches were still filled with debris and erosion from Hurricane Ida in Pass Christian, Miss., Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021.

Hurricane's silver lining: Good birding opportunities

"It's an ill wind that blows no good," a proverb dating to 1546 (John Heywood) does have a different take.In no way to lessen the…
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October 5
A hummingbird and hornet compete for nectar.

Birds and bees are not a good mix at feeders

Bees and wasps can drive hummingbirds away from feeders, but there's a work-around for that.
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October 4
Ed Borchardt’s North Mankato lawn is not a public nuisance, according to a decision Monday by the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Borchardt, a retired u

North Mankato man's natural yard is no nuisance, court rules

Ed Borchardt wanted a natural yard, filled with native plants and flowers that would provide a haven for birds, bees, butterflies and other wildlife. The…
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October 1
St. Paul condo at F. Scott Fitzgerald birthplace hits market for $350K

St. Paul condo at F. Scott Fitzgerald birthplace hits market for $350K

The 1892 Pullman-style buildings, originally apartments, are close to restaurants and shops off Selby Avenue.
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October 1
Plymouth

Home listings: What $500,000 buys in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Plymouth, St. Paul and Inver Grove Heights.
Home & Garden
October 1
Adding a rug can easily add warmth to the kitchen.

Make your kitchen look expensive on a budget with these hacks

Here's how to elevate your space while going easy on your wallet.
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October 1
Spacecrafting/Troy Thies

Modernist St. Paul house offers privacy and stunning views of Mississippi River

Architect melded couple's opposing ideas for Highland Park dream house.
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September 28
A flock of geese at sunset.

Special flight feathers help birds that migrate

Several birds molt in summer so they have a new set of strong feathers for the long trip.
Home & Garden
September 24
Modern yet timeless $1M Golden Valley home offers 'midcentury perfection'

Modern yet timeless $1M Golden Valley home offers 'midcentury perfection'

A major renovation brought the outdoors in for a "luxury treehouse" on a huge lot in South Tyrol Hills.
Home & Garden
September 24
My Favorite Room: Home office has views of Lake Minnetonka, secret panels

My Favorite Room: Home office has views of Lake Minnetonka, secret panels

The walkout of a small cabin on Shady Island was transformed into an office with custom touches for a fun, calming effect.
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September 24
Burnsville

Home listings: What $469,900 buys you in the Twin Cities area

What you get for the money in Burnsville, St. Paul and Lino Lakes
Home & Garden
September 24
Designer Lauren Liess paired Benjamin Moore’s Swiss Coffee on walls with Seashell for trim in a Washington living room.

How to furnish, fill and decorate your new, larger home

Did you buy your first home, or upsize? Experts share design tips.