1Amish craftsmen in Holmes County, Ohio, transformed maple and cherry harvested from a Northern forest into this queen-sized beauty called the Jefferson. Simply elegant, it’s the ultimate in earth-friendly furniture. $1,585. By Candlelight Amish Furnishings, Traverse City. 231-941-1000, bycandlelightllc.com.
2 Once upon a time Up North, Hudson’s Bay point blankets were traded for beaver pelts. Nowadays, they buy you authentic style. All wool—easy on your body and the planet. Twin, $370. We found ours at Outdoor Adventures Down Outlet in Acme,
3Fab young designer Lulu Dk gives the Up North look a refined twist with her Porcupine motif. Fabric, $112 a yard. Luludk.com.
4 Put fire in your bedroom. No vents required. This electric fireplace (plug it right into the wall socket) has a realistic flame and kicks out 5,000 BTU’s of efficient heat. Shown here: pine mantel with an antique chestnut stain. $2,418. (Twig screen, $73). The Nest, traverse City. 231-946-0232, nestofgrandtraverse.com.
5 Lake Superior stones hand-carved to snuggle together make this lamp a natural for a rustic bedroom. $575. Rockin’ K Stoneworks, Traverse City. 231-313-7844, rockinkaye.com.