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Jerrod Sumner

Jerrod Sumner is Minnesota Monthly’s aesthetic editor. His work covers all things local in the maker community. He is sought after for his understanding and promotion of the modern, American-made maker movement, and is a contributor on FOX 9 Good Day, sharing stories and goods. Follow him on Instagram @mrjerrodscott.
Seven Sundays

5 Locally Made Goods and Gifts for Fall

These products celebrate sustainability, sustenance, and style for the season

Amy Thielen Is Your Guide for Hosting More Dinner Parties

It’s OK if you burn the nuts. The chef, author, and TV host ’failed so many times’ making her third book, ’Company: The Radically Casual Art of Cooking for Others.’

WATCH: Style Tips for Hanging Art in the Home

You bought the art. Now what? Aesthetic editor Jerrod Sumner stopped by Fox 9 Good Day to show off a few local artists and give pointers.
Kathy Kuhl runs the candle company NelliDesigns and co-founded WalkTalkConnect to support brain and spinal cord tumor patients

Not Alone: WalkTalkConnect Supports Patients With Rare Tumors

Local candle company owner co-founded event for brain and spinal cord tumor patients, this year including a 5K walk, book sale, and more
Mrs. Kelly's Tea

5 Locally Made Product Picks for Summer

Backyard parties and adventures are better with these goods from local makers
Minny Grown 

5 Cannabis-Infused Product Picks From Minnesota

From edibles and beverages to tinctures and topicals, Minnesota makers are creating cannabis goods for the mind, body, and spirit

Seven Ways to Shop Junk Bonanza Like a Pro

Popular antique and vintage market at Canterbury Park in Shakopee celebrates 17th year

Floral Experience at the Galleria Returns for Fourth Year

A purple-striped worm and a golden snail rise above thousands of bursting bulbs in Edina
Hossle Woodworks

5 Local Products to Elevate Office Life

These Minnesota-made products bring form and function to the office—from tech accessories to heirloom goods
Soak It Up Cloths

5 Locally Made Products for the New Year

These items can help clean your slate and kick off new habits that are good for the environment and your body