The DIY movement is alive and kicking. Don’t believe me? Check out the current trend for new furniture that’s actually made to look like do-it-yourself revamped vintage finds. Take this gorgeous shelving unit, for instance: Etagere, $300, HomeSense. Although it’s a brand new piece of furniture, this sexy shelving unit looks like it started life […]
The Kori suite of accessories from Bouclair’s new nursery collection. Photography courtesy of Bouclair. Coral continues to be one of the hottest colour stories of the season, and the trend is now branching into ultra-affordable territory. The chic shots of coral in the nursery above are all part of Bouclair’s brand-new Baby Collection, which will be […]
Photography by Brett Walther. Pretty trellis design in an on-trend watercolour effect? Check. Generous dimensions? Check. Amazing price point? BIG check. One of the true highlights from prowling this summer’s product previews, this gorgeous 8-by-10 foot wool rug should be hitting a HomeSense near you within a matter of weeks. And, priced at […]
There’s nothing new about floral prints for spring. Bright, beautiful blossoms are a surefire hit this time of year, and tend to pop up in every brand’s spring collection in one form or another. What IS new, however, is the pretty, painterly take on floral prints that I’m seeing this season. Indigo’s ”Watercolour” line of floral printed cushions puts […]
Photography by Brett Walther. Honeycomb motif—check. Burnished gold finish—check. Amazing price point—BIG check. This gem of a drum table from the Threshold Collection combines some of spring’s hottest trends with a surprisingly affordable price tag of just $100. Coming soon to a Target store near you! Follow me on Twitter!
Photography courtesy of the Marilyn Denis Show. I absolutely adore a good IKEA hack, and had a total scream taking three of my latest and greatest “upmarket makeovers” on the Marilyn Denis Show last Thursday. On the episode, I took three of IKEA’s most versatile “blank canvas” designs—the Ektorp armchair in its crisp, cotton Blekinge […]
IKEA’s ultra-glam powder room at the 2014 Interior Design Show. Photography by Brett Walther. Sure, the Interior Design Show is about new product launches, jaw-dropping conceptual installations and catching up with some of the industry’s key players. (In fact, you can check out my Top 10 finds from January’s Interior Design Show here.) But year […]
Cooking up anything special for Valentine’s Day? If not, perhaps the missing ingredient is this absolutely adorable heart-shaped casserole dish from Le Creuset? Hey, at least everyone will know which dish you brought to the next potluck. Heart Casserole in Cherry Red, $225, Le Creuset. Photography courtesy of Le Creuset. Follow me on Twitter!
My latest home buy: a Persian rug from eCarpetGallery. It looks like a million bucks, but I snagged it for a song! Photography by Brett Walther. I’ve been on the hunt for a handsome Persian rug for, well, most of my adult life. The only thing holding me back recently has been my budget, which […]
Once again, the Interior Design Show is in full swing at the Metro Convention Centre in downtown Toronto. As is the case every year, you could easily spend an entire day cruising the aisles, losing yourself in the awesome innovations that will ultimately transform the way we decorate our digs. If you don’t have a full day, […]