Spring Refresh

With spring just around the corner, it’s a perfect time to incorporate the Benjamin Moore “New Neutrals” 2014 palett! These colours are perfect for the season and Easter decorating. Create a fresh atmosphere with these beautiful neutrals! Choose your favourite colour – such as a pretty pink – and coordinate it with a beautiful, light…

Everything AND the kitchen sink!

Ditch the boring stainless steel sink in favour of a stunning replacement from Native Trails! Their stylish and functional sinks range from modern stone finishes to elegant traditional coppers. They are a perfect final touch to pull together any kitchen! Find them here.

Laundry Room Revival

Laundry rooms are the perfect space for colour and personality! Utilize a long wall with simple shelving to sort each load! Keep organized with laundry baskets and open shelving for odds and ends and storage and you might just enjoy Sunday afternoons with the washing machine a bit more! Laundry rooms are often forgotten spaces,…

Typography Hits The Style Mark!

Big, bold words are adorning everything from couture fashion to your front entry mat, thanks to the latest trend: typography. Thanks to the ever growing interest in technology and graphic design, fonts and words have never been hotter. Often used as a note of whimsy or playfulness, words and ideas are replacing pattern in some…

New Year, New Colour!

Pantone released its’ pick for the colour of the year: “While the 2013 color of the year, PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “An…

Product Watch: Onix Cosmic Mosaics

Mosaic and accent tiles have come a long way in the past few years, from simple glass to sleek and clean random linear patterns, the looks have been on the simpler side. With fashion and decor moving away from neutrals and towards more colour and life, this new tile line from Julian Tile is a…

Throwback Thursday: Pink & Green

Throwback: Pink & Green An example of a trend coming and going is the very “trendy” green and pink theme of the 80’s. Nothing screams dated more than light pink and forest green mixed together, when done the wrong way of course!       Bold walls and colourful furniture was the style in the 80’s…

Chandeliers

Fashionable lighting can pull a room together, create beautiful ambiance, and act as a feature, all while serving a function. A chandelier creates an intimate, yet stylish setting and is most commonly used as a feature piece in a dining room. Most often we still see the intricate style lighting when it comes to chandeliers,…

Hooked on Hexagons

Hexagons are a trendy and fun pattern that are popping up in design all over the world. From carpet tiles in high end locations, to an elegant polished hexagon marble tile, the resurgence of patterns in design is proof of the break away from the long, clean lines that have been so popular. The shape…

Just Released… Pantone’s 2014 Spring colour!

Every year, Pantone names a colour of the year. But in September, they also name a colour for the following Spring! Welcome the muted but bright “Dazzling Blue”, Spring 2014’s up and coming hue. A close ringer for cobalt blue, this is a bit more understated and soft. This shade of blue feels warm and…