Lake Superior Retreat

For a simple yet sophisticated family home on Lake Superior, Nature dictated the perfect location. Set on 14-acres with spectacular views of water and sky, the main cabin and guest house are connected by a covered breezeway.



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Lakeside retreat

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Modern Color

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Fairhills Modern

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With any new project, the true test is whether the design is beautiful, even sans furnishings.


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Deephaven Residence

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Concept: Surly Brewery

We collaborated with Surly founder Omar Ansari to develop a conceptual design for a destination brewery with a restaurant, a terraced beer garden,a green roof, and outdoor ampitheater.

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Indoor Court

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Mid Century Modern

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Modern Living

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Mid Mod Kitchen

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Deephaven Residence

Challenged by a small, outdated kitchen, the P/K team collaborated with interior designer Brandi Hagen to create a spacious kitchen, galley pantry, and family room that reflects the original modernist spirit of the home.

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Vaulted Living

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Unbuilt: Hillside Residence

Ryan J. Fish, AIA, designed this 3D model to illustrate the fusion of great design with energy efficiency.

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Sheridan Stair

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Golden Valley Ranch

We renovated this mid-century ranch home in Golden Valley with an improved space plan, an open staircase, and oversized windows that allow light and energy to flow easily throughout the home.


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Golden Valley Residence

This award-winning sustainably designed home features geothermal HVAC and photovoltaic solar panels. The home won an AIA Minnesota Home of the Month Award, and was featured in Architecture Minnesota.

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Crocus Hill Georgian

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Lake, Pool and Home

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Garage becomes reading room


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Indoor Outdoor Spaces

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Outside Living

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Edina Retreat

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Eminent Residence

3 Relaxed Contemporary Kitchen Design

In Progress: New York Manor

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Edgewater Kitchen

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Sheridan Modern

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Parkwood View

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Private Garden

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Country Club Kitchen

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Indoor / Outdoor

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Lake Harriet Arts & Crafts

This Arts & Crafts Tudor was honored with a B.L.E.N.D. Award for the beautiful renovation.


Pool Room

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Parkway Kitchen

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Summit Kitchen

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Lakeside Retreat

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Outdoor Living

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Social Kitchen

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Abbot at Evening

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Mid-Century Bliss

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Braemar Hill Seating

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The Stable

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Canine Approved

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Concept: Desert Retreat

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Sunny Seating

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Steel Windows & Fall Colors

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Lakeside Oasis


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Parkwood Kitchen

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Fireplace & Stair

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Linden Hills Cottage

Nearly a century ago, this Lake Calhoun cottage was a summer home. This renovation respected the original spirit while making it comfortable, energy-efficient, and functional for a modern family.

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UNBUILT: Long Island Retreat

Gabriel Keller co-conceived this Hamptons home with glass facades to reveal the ocean beyond.

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Golf Terrace at Dusk

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Breakfast Nook

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Sunfish Lake Seating

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Crocus Residence

Working closely with interior designer Martina Willegale, ASID, of Designs by Martina, we transformed a warren of small, dark rooms into an open, welcoming space for cooking, entertaining, and hanging out.

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Lake View Porch

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Double Vanity

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Summit Ave Sun Porch

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Prairie Sanctuary

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Vaulted Ceiling

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Wonder Wall

For a client who loves the colors and textures of nature, we combined a breathtaking marble wall with a dramatic center island of American walnut.


Brookview Residence

This new home captures the spirit of Midwestern charm and blends it with a classic Americana aesthetic of the east coast cottage.

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Huntington Kitchen

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Crocus Hill Georgian

We collaborated with our client, a design connoisseur, to renovate this classic 1920s Georgian, bringing new light, better flow, and a sophisticated design sensibility to the home.

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Lafayette Retreat

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Concept: Nordic Spa

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Lowry Hill Cottage


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Twin Lakes Rambler

The client loved their mid-century home, except for the drafty windows and the exorbitant energy costs. Now that the renovation is complete, the living--and the heating bills--is easy.


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Private Courtyard

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Cabin Terrace

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Woodhill Ranch

This project, a dynamic addition to a 1950s mid-century modern home, was featured in Midwest Home magazine.


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Modern Pantry

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Clothes Heaven

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Classic Entry

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Cedar Lake International

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Custom Wine Cabinet

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Square Lake Guest Bedroom

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Spice Rack

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Makeup Counter

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Nordic Prairie

A mudroom that has as much character as the family that it belongs to.

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Traditional Pool House

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Home Office

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Iron Plaster & Wood

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Steel Railing

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Ivy Tower Kitchen

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Unbuilt: Harriet Park Residence

This new home offers a fresh, contemporary twist on Scandinavian cottage style.

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Waterfall Countertop

Kitchen Island Detail

Brookview Residence

Design Team:Gabriel Keller

Photography: Spacecrafting

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Deephaven Pantry

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Laundry Suite

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Shoreline Vista

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Feather Lights

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It's in the details

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Concept: Kenwood

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Tribeca meets Crocus Hill

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At home with art

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Every House Has A Story

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Artist in Residence

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Private Oasis

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Feel like home?

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Iconic Design

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Design is in the Details


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Concept: Calhoun

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Vintage Details

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Welcome to the lake

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Backyard Oasis

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Illuminating the axis

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Lakeside Sunset

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Snow Day

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Winter Cabin

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Harry Wild Jones

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River Bluff Compound

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Linden Hills Farmhouse

Visitors find it hard to believe that this charming home is brand new, as the scale, detailing, and welcoming front porch are perfectly at home in the Linden Hills neighborhood. It even received a Buildings and Landscapes Enhancing the Neighborhood Through Design (B.L.E.N.D) award!

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Steel Stair

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Where materials meet.

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There's beauty in the unexpected.

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Family Cabin

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The Edgewater

Situated on the shores of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, the Edgewater features 22 shell units that have been built-out as custom-designed homes.

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Indianola Residence

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Cabo Hacienda Moderna

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East Parkway Residence


We love fun details!


Bright Kitchen

HGTV Urban Oasis® 2019

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Green Dream Home

Selected as the Green Dream Home for the 2013 Parade of Homes Spring Preview, this home includes geothermal HVAC, photovoltaic solar panels, a plug-in system for an electric car, and other sustainable design features.

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Framed Vista

Whether by happenstance or design, many of our clients share our passion for lakes, oceans, and rivers. While each project is as unique as the clients, our work is always guided by a respect for the environment, an understanding or how a home should relate to its surroundings, and our commitment to exceptional design and enduring quality.

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B&B or Master Suite?

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East Isles Arts & Crafts

An addition on this stately Harry Wild Jones designed home, blends beautifully on the exterior, while infusing the house with a modern twist on the interior.

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Reading in the sunlight.

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For the aspiring cook

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Furniture Classics

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Tudor Courtyard

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Colfax Residence

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