American Craft Council picks MidModMen+friends to design 1960s inspired room

The American Craft Council (ACC) has chosen Neal Kielar and Jon Mehus, owners of MidModMen+friends, to design a 1960s-inspired showcase for the American Craft Show April 7-9 in St. Paul, MN. ACC’s popular “Make Room” home décor program puts craft into context by featuring room vignettes created by local designers. In honor of ACC’s 75th…

Happy holidays. See you in 2017.

Happy holidays to all and THANK YOU to everyone who has supported us throughout 2016. We wrapped up the year early to make way for a store facelift. We are closed Dec. 19 and reopen on Jan. 5, 2017. While we’re improving the look and feel of the store, we’ll also be adding fresh inventory….

Donate pet treats and toys to fill holiday stockings through People & Pets Together

UPDATE: If you missed the opportunity to bring in a donation during our drive, you can make a contribution directly at PeopleAndPetsTogether.org. Join MidModMen+friends in supporting People & Pets Together, Minnesota’s only food shelf dedicated exclusively to pets. As part of our Holiday Market/Plaid Friday activities, we’re collecting contributions of: + UNOPENED packages of pet…

Saint Paul Magazine features MidModMen+friends

MidModMen+friends is the featured business in the November 2016 issue of Saint Paul Magazine. The article showcases the story and style of our retail store in the City of St. Paul, which offers mid-century and modern home decor at its best. You can read the article and learn more about us here. ABOUT SAINT PAUL…

Carina Eugenio mini-exhibit: Abstracting Memories From 2003

MidModMen+friends is hosting a mini-exhibit of art by Carina Eugenio, a visual artist and visual arts educator originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, and currently living in Copenhagen, Denmark. The exhibit includes five selections from the series titled “Abstracting Memories from 2003,” which Eugenio created for the 2015 P-NOiSE Festival in Copenhagen. Each original mixed media work…

Go For Heart marketing podcast features MidModMen+friends

The Heart of Marketing podcast, Go For Heart, dove into the topic of experiential marketing in retail and MidModMen+friends was the case study they chose to explore. The podcast interview covers a lot of the bases a small retailer has to consider – and master – to break through, build loyalty and serve customers authentically….

Creatives, entrepreneurs unite in MidModMakers Showcase May 6-8

(St. Paul, MN) April 27, 2016 – MidModMen+friends, the Twin Cities retailer of vintage and modern home furnishings, is celebrating the power of creative makers and entrepreneurs with an in-store showcase May 6 to 8. The MidModMakers Showcase features two visual artists, a craftsman who transforms salvaged materials into functional furniture, and a creative entrepreneur…

MidModMen+friends is finalist for Indie Business Awards

April 5, 2016 – The Twin Cities Metro IBA (Independent Business Alliance) announced that MidModMen+friends is a finalist for a 2016 Indie Business Award in the emerging business category. Award winners will be announced at a May 18 event. There are five award categories with three finalists in each: EMERGING Minneapolis Craft Market, Red Cow…