2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,200 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many…

2016 Trend Watch: Geometrics

Happy December!The last month before the new year is always so exciting in the design world. New flooring collections are on their way, Pantone’s colour of the year is on the horizon, and after the mistletoe comes down, a fresh eye to design emerges. A trend we saw starting in 2015 is going to carry…

The New Neutral: Beige!

Watch out, grey, we’ve got a new neutral taking over and this time it’s beige! Paired with a natural wood, this come-back-colour is to die for. The fresh and light feeling these two tones create together is definitely a must! Add a metal into the mix and your space is complete! Whether your style is…

A Guide to Colour!

Sometimes we come across the most helpful visual guides on Pinterest, and today we are so excited to share this gem we found!

Happy Halloween!

Love these chic pumpkins? You can buy them here! Or maybe you want to get a little creative! This is a great DIY project for those of you who still enjoy Halloween pumpkin decorating but without all of the mess. The bonus? These faux pumpkins will last you until next year! Happy Halloween!

Fur, Fur, Baby

A trend that has slowly but surely made its way to the top is faux fur and it definitely is one of our faves! From throws, to pillows, and even rugs, this faux finish can be used anywhere. A fur throw is one of the easiest ways to “cozy up” a space while adding texture….

Top Faves: Backsplashes

Backsplashes are to a kitchen what cherries are to a sundae. The last little detail, but what really pulls everything together! We are seeing so much more life and vibrancy in the tile options this summer and fall, and are so excited to see colour and pattern make their way into everyday kitchens! Here are…

Colour Comeback: Olive Green

Olive green never truly goes out of style- it’s a classic heritage colour that stands the test of time. But it is making more of a splash this year and we think this is a great (and easy) colour to incorporate into your decor without wanting to change it out with the seasons. Warm and…

Pass the Fromage!

We are crushing on a French influence, straight from the 18th century. French Provincial style steers away from the elaborate Parisian decor, with less frills and a more sophisticated simple approach. Carved scallops, painted furniture, and an affinity for layering soft neutrals mark this time period. With the French tendency to buck tradition and mix…

Home & Reno Show

We are so excited to be a part of the Home & Reno Show for the first time this year! We have some really cool products to share with you, and can’t wait to see everyone at the show. Here is a sneak peek to what you can expect: Beaulieu Vinyl2Go Stop by our booth…