Holiday Gift Guide: For the Little Ones

Today's Holiday Gift Guide has the little ones in mind.  Gifts for those Toddlers and Preschoolers whose brains are soaking it all in and they are learning at such a fast rate.  Gifts to keep up with them is a must.  From silly animal hats and gloves to help getting dressed for outside [...]

Holiday Gift Guide: Jewelry with Intention

Jewelry with Intention is today's Holiday gift guide for those we love the most.  Some of our favorites are listed here and are on our gift list to buy for others such as The Locket Sisters. A MN company with the most inspirational story of how The Locket Sisters came to be.  Read [...]

Where to Find Art in Minneapolis: A LiLu Interiors Guide

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID This week on the blog, we've been talking about tips for starting your art collection. If you're ready to buy art, you might need some hints on where to start the hunt. Here are some of our local go-to art galleries when looking for artwork for our clients. Each [...]

Good Reads for Bedroom Joys

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID Good Reads for Bedroom Joys This week we took a peek into a master bedroom in a condo that is just about to be installed along with some other bedroom spaces that we here at LiLu have had the opportunity to design. I love bedrooms and I love jumping [...]

Ode to Color

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID Design nerds everywhere are rejoicing! Why? Textile Designer Lori Weitzner has written a new book; Ode to Color. It's a love song to color through lovely images and warm reflections on all that influences the color around us. We recommend picking it up on a gray day and enjoying [...]

Minnesota Made – Charles Beck-According to LiLu

Minnesota Made Charles Beck You just never know when inspiration is going to hit. Curled up on my sofa a few weeks back, watching my favorite station, Channel 2 (okay, I'm a nerd) I was brought to tears by a profile of an artist from right here in Minnesota. Although quite well-known around the state [...]

Cut & Stitch

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID Lisa has written about Alabama Chanin fashion on the blog before, and even took on her own project of creating a cutwork skirt. The intricate craft is a passion of hers. For more on Alabama Chanin, go to On today's blog, check out these felt rugs by Ruckstuhl [...]

Summertime and the Art is Breezy

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID Nothing says summer like an art fair! I attended the Edina Art fair last weekend and was inspired by all the great art I saw. For the Look of the Day, I've complied the work of some of my new favorite artists from the Edina art fair as well as [...]

Friday’s LiLu Look of the Day – Area Environments

By LuAnne Silvia, ASID Representing the style and interior design ideas of LiLu Interiors Minneapolis, MN and Boone, NC studios Wednesday we explored some of my new favorite wall covering patterns designed with children in mind.  Today I want to share unique wallpaper patterns that all ages find inspiring!  Friday's look of the day is featuring [...]