SHOWCASE: available furniture + decor

MidModMen+friends offers authentic mid-century modern furniture and decor at its best. The emphasis is always on quality, and every item is hand-selected then cleaned, rejuvenated or restored according to need. This showcase is a sampling of what’s currently available. There’s even more in the the store.

Great lighting is a bright idea for both function and style

Never underestimate the importance of good lighting in your home or workplace. It’s not just practical. It adds style. Let’s start with practical considerations and think about the lighting needs you have in room – or even a particular spot in the room: General light illuminates the whole room. A lampshade can make all the…

Essential tools for furniture shopping

Shopping for home furnishings can be a pleasure or pain – and sometimes both. There’s pleasure in the exploration and discovery, of weekend shopping excursions to hidden gems, and making unexpected finds. Yet there can be pain if you’re not sure where to look and how to make sense of the overwhelming options. Then there’s…

Design inspiration: black & white in color

As a design palette, black and white is anything but boring. It can be a strong foundation for a room full of texture, nuance or contrasts. Choosing furniture and accessories should be a process, thinking about shapes and proportions, relationships and room dynamics. With black and white as a backdrop, you can add excitement and…

Future Heirlooms: Linda Ricklefs Baudry

EXHIBIT ENDED. To see more of the artist’s work, visit her web site. MidModMen+friends featured new works by Twin Cities artist Linda Ricklefs Baudry as part of its “Future Heirlooms” series. The collection of four originals in pastels and charcoal are inspired by the artist’s ongoing relationship with nature, as well as her heightened interest…

We’re donating our fifth anniversary to benefit People & Pets Together

(St. Paul, MN) Oct. 10, 2017 – MidModMen+friends celebrates five years in business this October and is using the occasion to raise money and awareness for the local nonprofit organization People & Pets Together (PPT). “People & Pets Together is at the front lines in our community keeping pets in their homes when their people…