October 2022

“One of the things I always say is stop focusing on trends. Focus on what you love, and it’ll always feel in style to you.” —Bria Hammel, owner of Brooke & Lou

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Images of Edina entry Trick or Treat.

Images of Edina: A Mom and Her Camera. Mother captures her child’s fun life moments.

Sheet pan with pork chops, brussels sprouts and squash.

Get a Taste of Fall with Seasonal Ingredients Pumpkin and Squash. Squash and pumpkins are at the center of sweet and savory autumn dishes.

Model wearing a structured white blouse with cropped pants in an office setting.

Office Fashion Forward. Local stylists offer insight into the new wave of office fashion.

Puustelli USA living room design featuring natural stone fireplace.

Home Trends, But Make Them Timeless. We talked with the experts to learn about popular interior design trends that have major staying power.

Bria Hammel decorating a kitchen.

Designing Beautiful, Livable Homes. A conversation with Bria Hammel, interior designer and owner of Brooke & Lou.

Strohkirch during the 2021 Twin Cities Marathon, waving to her daughters.

The Mental Finish Line: How to Get Started Running. Local marathoner offers running tips for beginners.

An example of a healing circle painted in watercolors.

Healing Circles Digital Arts Project Launched This Fall. Edina student art projects to be displayed in conjunction with Mental Illness Awareness Week.

Dark emerald green wall paint.

Enhance Your Interiors with Jewel Toned Paint. Add energy and intrigue to your home with jewel tones.

The Phone Booth at the Edge of  the World book cover.

Voices Carry: 'The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World' Book Review.

Portrait of Cheryl Gunness

Community Involvement Coordinator Keeps Edina Learning. Citizen of Edina: Cheryl Gunness.

An aerial view of suburban homes in Minnesota.

A Lesson in House Biology. What to know about toxins hiding in your home.

Up-close photograph of Slow Cooker Italian Sausage and Peppers.

Slow Cooker Meals for Busy Weeknights. Featuring Slow Cooker Italian Sausage and Peppers.

Two figures walking dogs at Rosland Park.

Explore Edina Parks This Fall. Take a Hike!

Edina Magazine October 2022

The best rooms have something to say about the people who live in them.” So said English interior designer David Hicks. Designer Nate Berkus has said something similar: “Your home should tell the story of who you are and be a collection of what you love.”