Custom Cabinetry LiLu’s Look of the Day

Custom Cabinetry is the look of the day and I have to tell you (as yes, I am tooting LiLu's own horn) we are quite talented over here! As I was rounding up images and drawings for this post on custom cabinetry I couldn't help but be more proud of the work that we do.  [...]

Why Does No One Use This Room??? Peek at a Project

PEEK AT A PROJECT Why does no one use this room??? That was the question. Some of the best lake views anywhere on Lake Minnetonka and yet no one was taking advantage! We identified the problems that made the room not-so-appealing. PROBLEM: HEAVY wood blinds that blocked the view. The [...]

Sustainable Home: Look of the Day

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY This week on the blog, we've been talking about how we incorporate Green and Sustainable design elements into our work and how you can incorporate it into your home too! The Look of the Day features items you can put in your home to get that "Green" look. [...]

Charming Lake Home: LiLu’s Peek at a Project

Charming Details This Charming Lake Home is a new construction home in the Suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul is today's Peek at a Project. We have been sharing this new construction home over the last few on our Peek at a Projects. Today is the final peek as we share the dining and [...]

Charming Lake Home: LiLu’s Peek at a Project

Charming Details This Charming Lake Home is a new construction home in the Suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul is today's Peek at a Project. We have been sharing this new home over the last couple Peek at a Projects.  We shared the overall concept and entry here and the master and guest bathrooms [...]

Tactile Beauties!: A Round Up of Textural Design Elements

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY Textural design elements! Did you see Wednesday's post about Ceramicist Heather Knight of Element Clay Studio? We are so inspired by her textural forms. Bringing texture into a space adds life in a different way than color. It's almost always a good idea to mix a little (or [...]

Modern Outdoor Furniture with an Edge

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY Modern outdoor with a twist… Today’s Look of the Day. Check out our round up of furniture and accessory pieces for an outdoor space that is Modern with an edge. Sculptural shapes and unexpected elements create an outdoor space like no other. Just enough. And not too much. [...]

How We Designed the Ultimate Outdoor Entertaining Space

PEEK AT A PROJECT Today's Peek at a Project is a look at an ordinary outdoor patio with an extraordinary view. As part of a larger project, our client came to us wanting to use an existing patio space better. Her main goal was to entertain. She wanted to be able to enjoy [...]

8 True Blue Beauties for your Home: LiLu’s Look of the Day

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY There are blue people and then there are BLUE PEOPLE! Those who love the color blue will have no trouble sourcing home decor in their favorite hue. It's everywhere and blue people everywhere can rejoice! But alas! All blues are not equal. There is an abundance of shades [...]

His and Hers Master Suite Remodel

PEEK AT A PROJECT A his and hers master suite remodel story… For years our clients dreamed of living a lakeside life. Their intention was to buy a home on a local lake that matched their style. They found the perfect location but the home was out of date and not a reflection [...]