Bright and Lively Area Rugs!

There is no better way to make a big statement in pattern and colour than an area rug. More affordable than a larger piece of furniture like a couch (and easier to change if you fall out of love with the pattern in a year), area rugs provide the anchor to a room and can…

Black & White & Gold All Over!

It’s no secret that black and white will always be a tried and true classic combination. But pairing it with gold, the duo is ultra chic and always in style. Mixing bold black and white patterns, like stripes, and strong geometrics, this classic gets a modern update and feels edgy yet softened with hits of…

Product Watch: Cementine 20 Tile

A personal favourite with our design team, the look of a smaller scale but highly patterned random tile is the hottest interior design trend this fall. Mixing vintage styles and modern colours, this tile is screaming eclectic chic. The Cementine 20 Collection from Tierra Sol is near tile perfection. Coming in a randomly mixed box,…

Wood Beams

Exposed wooden beams in a home instantly bring a sophisticated element to a space; whether it be an industrial beam, or a traditional country-like beam. Kitchens and living rooms are a great place for beams, and in most cases they are structural which brings even more character to your home! If your home has these…

Tuesday’s Thought

A note of inspiration to get your juices flowing as we begin to say goodbye to summer, and hello to fall!  A great time to start that next design project! http://lovechicliving.co.uk/design-quote-be-faithful-to-your-own-taste/

Stump Stools!

Cute and trendy, these little tree stumps make for a functional accent piece! Different shapes, sizes, and finishes can be used to coordinate your stump stools with the room. Whether they are round, square, short, or tall you can completely customize these great pieces! Got an old tree that needs to be cut down? No…

Exploring Trends: Mix ‘n’ Match

We thought this ultra cool New York home was the perfect jumping point to talk the latest trend: mixing and matching! This trend is the epitome of industrial chic, but can be a very hard look to create. There is always an element of danger when mixing colours, textures, and patterns that don’t necessarily “go”…

Go Green… Inside!

Liven up your walls – literally – with a unique living wall system! With spring in the air comes gardening season, and these systems are perfect for those of you who love to garden but don’t have the room outside! Hang a pot or two on your wall and just like that you’ve got a…

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…

Making a Statement

First impressions are everything! Why have a stunning interior, if outside is drab and boring? Our current design crush is statement doors… What better way to welcome your guests to your home than by a bright colour? Bold, saturated hues make give your home and instant wow factor. Don’t be afraid to experiment with colour…

Summer Projects, Get Your Stain On!

Arborcoat is the newest Exterior Stain line from Benjamin Moore, using advanced waterborne technology. All finishes are easy to apply and offer superior protection of exterior wood while enhancing its texture and grain. It’s available in a wide variety of opacities and colours including a unique transparent and semi-transparent staining system. Visit our stain experts…