Shawn Gilliam

A young couple brings a cottage back to its roots—paving the way for the family to play a key role in its rich history. more

Oct 17, 2017 9:30 AM Home & Design

At their new cabin near Hayward, Wisconsin, a Minneapolis couple makes the most of life on the lake, from logrolling to dreaming about Ralph the bear. more

Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM Home & Design

Copper window bay on home

Photograph by Seth Hannula

Inside and especially out, copper is making a comeback. more

May 8, 2017 12:00 AM Home & Design

By tapping into nature, this new home in Roseville is designed to consume next to nothing. more

Apr 3, 2017 12:00 AM Home & Design

Thoughtful design features helps a new home find its place in an established Edina neighborhood—and in the hearts of a young, growing family. more

Aug 26, 2016 2:30 PM Home & Design


Photos by Jeff Johnson; Styling by Lisa Evidon

It’s tough to tell what’s old and what’s new in this 1922 Minneapolis home—and that’s exactly what the design team intended. more

May 12, 2016 12:06 PM Home & Design

Rebecca Kolls with her dog, Cash, who hangs out at the store

Photograph by Caitlin Abrams

From weather forecaster to magazine editor to shop owner, expert gardener Rebecca Kolls makes her move to Main Street. more

Mar 28, 2016 9:52 AM Home & Design

maren kloppmann

Stephanie Colgan

Shawn Gilliam tells the story of ceramic artist Maren Kloppmann. more

Oct 1, 2009 12:00 AM Home & Design

casa verde design

Karen Melvin

Sean Gilliam writes on how the new Casa Verde Design showroom highlights green and sustainable homes with more traditional '20s and '30s styles, including Arts and Crafts and Tudor homes, thanks to the work of Rosemary Merrill, Susan Jacobs... more

Mar 31, 2009 10:00 PM Shop & Style

A Minnesota kitchen

Doug Smith, courtesy of the Taunton Press

Shawn Gilliam writes about the tenth anniversary of Sarah Susanka's The Not So Big House, and all that has happened in sustainability and architecture since it first came out. more

Aug 31, 2008 10:00 PM Shop & Style