House Tour: Annie’s Colorful Abode

Photographs by Noelle Bakken

I always have been drawn to bold, bright colors, but like so many of us, I too have shied away from putting saturated color on my walls (cut me some slack, I’m a renter!)  Meet Annie.  She is not afraid of color.  Instead, she embraces bright colors and fills her home with cheerful, fun hues.  Check out her home for inspiration of how to have fun with color in your own space.

Read on after the jump to see all the pictures of Annie’s home.

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I Like You!

I like you!  These three small words speak volumes.  I Like You, a funky shop in Northeast Minneapolis is much like its name.  It is a smallish shop with lots vibrant colors, original prints and handcrafted gifts.  Why do I like I Like You?  For starters, the store’s name is begging to be friends with you!   Additionally, by the time you walk out, you probably will have two new friends: awesome store owners Sarah Sweet and Angela Lessman.  This fun duo created I Like You in 2007 as a store carrying handmade local crafts.  In a time where it is more important than ever to shop local, this charming NE store showcases some of MN’s best print makers, textile designers and jewelry makers.  Read on after the jump to learn more about I Like You and see a photo tour of their store.
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