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Nancy Ngo is the Star Tribune Home & Garden Editor and contributor to the Variety section.


St. Cloud's iconic Foley Mansion is ready for its close-up after a $7 million restoration

After sitting mostly vacant for nearly two decades, the fire-ravaged 1889 mansion has undergone a major restoration and been transformed into an event space.


Peek inside the last available condos at the Four Seasons in downtown Minneapolis

The remaining units, designed by an award-winning local architecture firm, have been completed.


The 5 best things our food writers ate in the Twin Cities this week

New brunch alert at Union Hmong Kitchen. Plus speakeasy snacks, carnitas perfection and handhelds with global flavors.


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Peek inside the home of a Minneapolis art collector, fashion trendsetter and tastemaker

One of the Twin Cities' original influencers, Ini Iyamba brings his love for design and community into his home style.


Gallery: Ini Iyamba

Ini Iyamba is all about connecting the local art and design community. His home, a mini-gallery of sorts, is an extension of his bolstering of the creative community.


Gallery: Home of the Month 'Pop the Top'

Christopher Strom Architects' Home of the Month winning south Minneapolis home 'pops the top' to make things roomy


'Red Barn Cabin' on Birch Lake that comes with go-cart track and bowling alley lists for $1.5 million

The Deerwood, Minn., lake has more loons than boaters.