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The smell of pine trees, the sparkle of water and the call of a loon all signal a weekend getaway in north country. Indoor spaces matter, too. Any cabin, new or old, will feel true to its Minnesota roots with the right decorative finds. The vintage and retro pieces shown here add a touch of coziness and bold style to this inviting A-frame.

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Mix and match


Vintage hardanger huck towel, $8; Antique Mall of Rogers

Toppu pot, $89; Golden Age Design, Robbinsdale,

Olive wood cheese boards, $13 and $30;

Face vase, $16;

Vintage Red Wing bowl, cabin owner

Second shelf:

Vintage tourist vase, $12; vintage lidded jar, $20; wooden bowls, $3 each; Antiques 101, Rogers

Smoke glass wine goblets, $40 for set of four; green plates, $40 for set of four;

Top shelf:

Vintage Frankoma pitcher, $10; Weil vase, $25; Antiques 101, Rogers

Glassware and tan pottery vase, cabin owner

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Pack and play

Vintage picnic basket, $16; Antiques 101, Rogers

Yellow planter pot, $8; kitchen linens, $5 each;

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Keep it cozy

Vintage seating and coffee table, cabin owner

Terre velvet sphere pillow, $50; Lyon Boucle square black pillow, $50; Harlee faux fur round pillow, $55; tweed throw, $279;

Clay velvet pillows, cabin owner

Stacking planter tall, $90;

Extra-large Sandy modern vase, $50;

Totem candle holders, $35 each; drop candles, $13 pair; caramel Inka bowl, $45;

Vintage rug, $800;

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Digging in

From left:

Ivory Kinship floral napkins, $2 each;

Atlas green bowl, $3; Antiques 101, Rogers

Vintage plates, sold in sets of six or eight, $48-$64; Marimekko Pieni Unikko tray, $90;

Smoky brown glasses, $38 for set of six; Arlee Park, Minneapolis,

Head vase, $12;

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Good nights

Small vase, cabin owner's

Vase with cross pattern giclée, $60;

Clipped texture quilt shams, $20 each; oblong boucle pillows, $20 each;

Bronte recycled velvet outdoor pillow, $35;

Pendleton Kiva steps blanket, $269;

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Sit a spell

Table and chairs set, $149;

Pair of drinking glasses, $2 each; Antiques 101, Rogers

Medium Inka pot in sienna, $65;

Pillow, $30; patterned door mat, $17;

Wellies, $30;

Creative director and stylist: Barbara Schmidt Location: Lilla Norr, near Mora, Minn.;