5 Ways to Cozy Up This Autumn

This is one of my favourite times of year because the leaves are turning, and the air is getting crisper ,which means we can turn on the fireplace.  Designing around…
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Be My Guest – Tips and Tricks to Make Your Guests Feel at Home

  With the long weekend approaching, preparation for out of town guests is in full swing! I want all of my out-of-town guests to feel right at home at my house…
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The Periodic Table Unites

As a designer, one of the questions I get most often is in regards to mixing metal finishes.  There is a misconception that this is a design faux pas and…
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Crate & Barrel Shopping Guide

I've had a very busy week so decided to take a lazy Sunday to myself.  I ended up watching Netflix - while shopping online (perfect combination if I do say so…
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Colour Me Happy

          When guests arrive in my home, the comment I get most often is 'I can't believe you painted the walls black!'  The truth is, the black…
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