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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.

Sweatshirt Season: Jerrod Sumner’s Picks For Winter Wear

It’s the season of the sweatshirts. From running errands to game day and even when we just want a little hygge, these five Minnesota sweatshirts are my go-to for wintering Minnesota.Minnesota Tradition Maker: North Made...
Designed by Megan Kampa

5 MN-Made Made Gifts for Kids

These quality gifts for the little ones can be handed down for generations

Holiday Gift Guide, 2022

From Northeast to the North Star, here are beautiful spreads of stellar local goods to gift this holiday season

Popular Shoe Brand Rothy’s Opens Store In Galleria

Company known for its sustainability practices and comfortable footwear

Q+A: Molly Yeh’s Minnesota Spirit

Star of the Food Network’s “Girl Meets Farm,” Yeh talks recipes, what songs make her dance in the kitchen, and Thanksgiving advice

5 Fashionable, MN-Made Finds for Fall

These local makers remind us that there are many ways to adorn ourselves with style
Pillbox Bat Company

4 MN-Made Gifts for Father’s Day

These products from local makers—including Maddy & Maize and Northern Glasses—honor Dad
Mixly Cocktail Company

5 MN-Made Summertime Gifts

These hot Minnesota products embrace the season, good for summer birthdays or any other occasion

Jerrod’s Tips for the Edina Art Fair

Find an artist you love and want to build a collection around
Sanborn Canoe

BaseCamp Returns to Winona on Saturday

Celebrate summer with this event at the Sanborn Canoe shop