Give it Some Love

Do you have an old dresser kicking around the garage or attic? Do you need a dresser but the budget doesn’t really allow for shopping for new furniture? Why not join the popular trend of repurposing something old and treasured. With people spending more time at home and with the uncertainty of the future, many […]

The Importance of Curb Appeal

A local real estate agent asked me to consult with her clients on choosing a new paint colour for the exterior of their home in preparation to sell the property. When I arrived at the house my first thought was that the blue was rather adorable and that painting it something more neutral was perhaps […]

How To Incorporate “Pantone 2020” Into Your Home

So some may think it’s fine and dandy to announce the “Pantone Colour of Year” but wonder how they can incorporate it or make it relevant in their home. I’m here to give you some ideas on how you can bring a little bit of “classic blue” into your life. It’s a statistic that blue […]

Inspiration Board

In my experience of helping clients for over 14 yrs., the biggest obstacle for most is that they are not able to envision how their space “could” look. Whether it’s buying a new home or decorating a home you currently live in, visuals are extremely important so you can see how it could be. We […]

It’s About Time!!

All good things take time when you are living through the long process of renovating. These family photographs were leaning against this wall for a very long time, and it drove me crazy because I had to walk by them several times a day on the way to the bathroom. My motivation to hang them […]

Century Home “Kitchen Renovation”

When I purchased my century home in September of 2013, it had a less than desirable kitchen, yet so much potential. It was my first priority on the list of many projects that needed doing, so I got right to it. The first order of business was to remove the single door and put in […]

Bringing Glam to the Bedroom

We love it when we get the call “I’ve lived in my condo for a year & still don’t have it looking the way I want.” Music to the ears. One of the rooms our client wanted to transform was the bedroom. She lives in a beautiful Yaletown condo in Vancouver with stunning views of the […]