In this Episode
Find out which furniture, accessories, fabrics and wallcoverings will be hot this year! See how classic modern furniture, custom pieces and a carefully curated collection of art and accessories exude unexpected warmth as designer Larry Mintoff tours photographer Rob Fiocca's living area, dining room, kitchen and bedrooms. Lynda Reeves and Suzanne Dimma reveal the latest looks in the decorating world, from the sleek and artisanal approach of the new country style to the bold and exotic aspect of the new traditional look. Plus, Rachel Doriss of Pollack outlines the creative process behind the company's exquisite textiles.
Minimalist Modern House Tour
Design, Larry Mintoff, Abodesign, Toronto (416) 895-6539 or visit abodesign.ca; contractor, Chad Kulchyski, Douglas Reid Renovations, Toronto (416) 841-0099; special finishes, Lush Baytor, Toronto (416) 949-1747 or visit lushbaytor.com. Dining room: Chandelier, Bocci; reindeer pelt, wood cups, footed bowl, Mjölk, Toronto (416) 551-9853 or visit mjolk.ca; black vase, Hollace Cluny, Toronto (416) 968-7894; bowls (with gold lining), Snob, Toronto (416) 778-8778; plant, planter, Quince Flowers, Toronto (416) 594-1414 or (416) 486-4343. Living room: Minotti sofas, Interior Elements, Toronto (416) 928-0222; coffee tables, Lush Baytor, as above; floor lamps, Design Within Reach, Toronto (416) 977-4003; sphere sculpture, Mi Casa, Toronto (416) 929-1913; pillows, Snob, as above; blanket, Mjölk, as above; basket (on floor), Constantine, Toronto (416) 929-1177, 1-866-929-1177; branch, Quince Flowers, as above; black vase, Hollace Cluny, as above. Kitchen: Stools, Design Within Reach, as above; plants, planters, Quince Flowers, as above; CaesarStone countertop, Marble Tech, Concord, Ont. (905) 669-9400; Mille Luce pendant light, TPL Lighting, Toronto (416) 538-8989. Hallway chair: Rug, Mjölk, as above; bowl, Constantine, as above. Front entrance: Bench, Lubo Brezina, Toronto (416) 953-6192; felt planter, Mjölk, as above; plant, Suzanne Gardner Flowers, Toronto (416) 530-0065 or visit suzannegardnerflowers.com. Principal bathtub: Towels, Holy Cow!, Toronto (416) 778-6555; Taps Bath Centre, call 1-800-263-2976; slippers, Mjölk, as above. Principal bedroom: Bed, Selene, Vaughan, Ont. (905) 669-2606; bedding, throw, Au Lit Fine Linens, call 1-800-363-6080; lamps, Hollace Cluny, as above; rug, Design Within Reach, as above; plant, planter, Quince Flowers, as above.
Lynda & Suzanne Talk 2011 Trends
The New Traditional: Rug, West Elm, call 1-877-451-9519; wallpaper, Fromental; mirrors, Made Goods, Pasadena, Calif. (626) 333-1177; headboard, Curved Corner Trezzo headboard, Elte, as above; blanket, Rainier National Park blanket, Pendleton, call 1-877-996-6599; lamp, 2501 table lamp, Robert Abbey, High Point, N.C. (828) 322-3480.
The New Country: Room design, Darryl Carter; stool, Sawkille, Rhinbeck, N.Y. (845) 876-2228; blanket, Swans Island Blankets; stove, AGA Marvel, call 1-877-650-5775; bookcase, West Elm, as above; lamp: Phil’z, Toronto (416) 461-9913, or Beige, Montreal (514) 989-8585.