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Minneapolis Apartment

Hello from Minneapolis! We’ve been here for just about a week now and we’ve been busy exploring our new ‘hood. We’re in the North Loop by so many great coffee shops and restaurants.. like The Bachelor Farmer and Parlour. We’re also just two blocks from the Mississippi River (who else had no idea that the Mississippi River was in Minnesota?!) so we’ve been biking along the trails and enjoying the water.

We love our apartment and it’s now officially box-free. We still need to hang most things on the wall, but I thought I’d share a few photos of the apartment with you, and an inspiration board I put together of how I hope our apartment looks and feels once it’s complete.

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This is our main living space. It’s pretty spacious and our entire apartment has concrete floors throughout, which I really like. All the walls are painted white, which I’m also really into. Normally I would crave a bit more color, but right now I’m loving the simplicity that’s happening in our apartment. It feels really clean and minimal. I’m hoping to get more hung on the walls (note the few things on the floor in the corner) but besides that (and maybe adding a few more plants #obvi) I think this room is pretty much done.

This is what the other side of the room looks like..living roomLike I said, the walls need to be decorated!

Here’s a peek at our bedroom..
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It’s quite a bit smaller than the bedroom that we had in Chicago, but I actually really like the size. It feels cozy and I think we’ll be better at keeping it tidy since it’s pretty small. So far, we’ve made the bed every morning! #progressIMG_3172

This is just a quick snap of my dresser. In Chicago, this baby was COVERED in pictures, makeup, jewelry, etc. Luckily our apartment now has a bathroom with a lot of storage space, so I’m keeping my makeup and jewelry off my dresser table. I love how simple my dresser is now. With just my mirror (that was thrifted and I painted gold), fresh wild flowers that I picked at the Minneapolis farmer’s market, my favorite photo of my sister and me, and a ceramic bowl I made last year holding my everyday jewelry. I love how minimal it is. The less clutter, the better.

Our kitchen:IMG_3193

There’s a lot of cabinet space, which I love! We need to add a few more barstool chairs (how do you feel about having mismatched chairs? I think I’m into the idea..) There’s a lot of birchwood going on here, so I like the idea of adding more color (or more white, really) to change it up. I’m open to ideas if you have ’em!!IMG_3194

I love the hood over our oven.

Here’s the view out our living room window.. I love how large the windows are in the space

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And finally, here’s the mood board I put together for some home decor inspo:Apartment Moodboard

The three words that I want to describe our apartment are:
Minimal
Cozy
Warm

I hope you like seeing the beginning stages of our apartment! I will definitely share more once we’ve added more!

xoxo, e

3 thoughts on “Minneapolis Apartment

  1. Michaela

    Looks amazing babe! Proud of you and the space you have created. My man and I will have to come visit soon! How is life in Minneapolis? We are considering a move to Georgia! Hope all is well,
    Much love~
    Michaela ❤️

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    1. ehartmann90@gmail.com Post author

      Hi M! I love hearing from you on here 🙂 Please please come and visit! You and your guy are welcome any time. And a move to Georgia?? I need to know more about this.
      love you always xo

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  2. Julia Breinholt

    YOUR NEW SPACE LOOKS INCREDIBLE! CONFESSION: ANDREW AND I JUST FINISHED UNPACKING OUR BOXES LAST WEEK AFTER LIVING TOGETHER FOR A YEAR. YOU TWO ARE PROS!

    I AM SO EXCITED FOR YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE!

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