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 […]

Total Transformation

Who doesn’t love a good transformation? Sometimes I forget that not everyone has the ability to envision what a space “could” look like and the endless possibilities. I worked with clients recently that had a great vision for how this dated home could look and I was excited to help them with the process. They […]

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 […]

DIY Magazine Rack

Tired of stacks & stacks of magazines on the coffee table or in the magazine rack beside the chair in the corner of the room that you forget about? Here is a wall version that I think is super awesome and not difficult to do. It was in the family room at the Princess Margaret […]

Princess Margaret Lottery Home ~ designed by Brian Gluckstein

Every year the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (one of the 5 top Cancer research centres in the world) sells tickets to raise money for the hospital. This years grand prize is this beautiful home in Oakville, prize value of $5 million. This year I was fortunate to receive a VIP invite to view the home […]

Feng Shui in the Bedroom…..3 easy steps!

Retreating to your bedroom at the end of a long day is something most of us look forward to, assuming it is a beautiful space that you have created that has good energy flow & lacks the things that can drain our precious energy. Here are 3 simple steps that will help you have a […]

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 […]