Exploring Trends: Velvet

It’s no secret that velvet is having a major moment right now, but we wanted to delve into this trend a bit more so you get the biggest bang for your buck, and don’t get bit by the trend bug. We first posted about velvet in February 2013, but it has taken a few years…

The DL on Terrazzo

They say that all things come around, and this time- it’s terrazzo floors! Popular in the 1920’s- 1940’s, terrazzo is a flooring material consisting of chips of marble or granite set in concrete and polished to give a smooth surface. It is typically poured onsite, and is a bit of a dying craft. With the resurgence…

Flora & Fauna

Botanical, wild, and free. Incorporating natural floral patterns and greenery is the best way to add a fresh hit of style to your decor. Mix floral patterns for an eclectic hippy vibe, or pair a sweet corner plant with a bold black and white geometric for a contrast against the super chic. Layer neutrals like…

Double Crossed

Geo-metrics are ever evolving, and the latest trend- crosses  and plus signs- is sure to have you on the edge of your seat! This pattern is androgynous and feels almost achingly neutral. There is nothing pretty about it- this is just straight up cool. Seen usually in a stark black and white combination, this bold…

Caritas Dream Lottery Home

We are so excited to be able to share photos from our project with Rimrock Elevations: The 2016 Caritas Dream Lottery Home! All photos courtesy of Caritas Dream Home  

DIY Dreams

Thrift Store DIY  While out and about on a lunch break one day I came across this amazing dresser for $125 at the local ReStore- I immediately knew it needed to be mine. I was in search of a new dresser and thought about just buying one new. But then, the idea of buying an…

Moody Blues

OK, we are going to drop a style secret, here: Blue never goes out of style. It is the one colour that can be used for any gender, style, or design that is truly versatile. Light airy powder blue for a baby’s room, classic navy for a chic living room, medium steel blue for a…

Product Spotlight: Angora Amaya Wood

Wood-look tiles have been in the market for years, but recent updates in collections have all of us floored (I know, terrible.) The movement and depth in the new generation of wood tiles are beyond anything we have seen in the industry and the variation between pieces makes it feel like it is straight out…

2016 Edmonton Renovation Show

This past weekend we showcased a booth at the 2016 Edmonton Renovation show! Lucky us, our hard work paid off with the Rookie of the Year award! Take a look at our super cool herringbone vinyl flooring, perfect for your next basement, sunroom or RV project! See how we can create this cool industrial chic…

Rose Quartz

Pantone released their “Color of the Year” will a little bit of controversay this year: they selected a blend of two colours! We are crushing on the rose quartz colour, and can really see it playing a role this year with such a fresh colour! From paint to small accents, rose quartz is an elegant…

New Year, New Trends!

Welcome back, design friends! The new year is always an exciting time in design. With the holidays over and spring cleaning coming in the future, it makes sense that home projects begin with renewed enthusiasm. Look for these exciting trends coming to the blog: Open Shelving Black Appliances Gold Faucets & Hardware Rose Quartz Oversized…