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Learn how to layer old world elegance into a new-build. Lynda Reeves chats with TV and radio host Marilyn Denis about her tailored house designed by Brian Gluckstein and Lisa Rogers. See how her open-concept main floor was transformed into a cosmopolitan and feminine space with detailed white millwork, long sightlines and minimal decor. The result? A calming place to relax after Denis's hectic workdays.

See more of this home in our May 2012 issue.

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Interior and exterior design, Brian Gluckstein, Gluckstein Design Planning, Toronto (416) 928- 2067 or visit Glucksteindesign.com; millwork, all interior finishes, Ramsin Khachi, Khachi Design Group, Oakville, Ont. (905) 469-8118 or visit Khachi.com; interior decoration, Lisa Rogers, email lisa@lisarogers.ca; builder, John Zanini, Dunpar Developments, Toronto (416) 236-9800 or visit Dunparhomes.com; windows, Marvin Windows and Doors, call 1-800-263-6161 or visit Marvincanada.com; drapes, Brinah Levine Design, Hamilton, Ont. (905) 520-1518; flooring, Artisan Flooring, Toronto (416) 936-6696; floral arrangements, Emblem, Toronto (416) 972-9878; ceiling and trim colour (throughout), White Down (CC-50) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit Benjaminmoore.ca; plaster details (throughout), Contemporary Mouldings, Toronto (416) 787-5245 or visit Contemporarymouldings.com.

Dining room: Wall colour, Natural Linen (CC-90) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; rug, artwork, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit Elte.com; chandelier, Constantine Living, Toronto (416) 548-4044 or visit Constantineliving.com; vases, candlesticks, Hollace Cluny, Toronto (416) 968-7894 or visit Hollacecluny.ca; gold table, L'Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200.

Kitchen: Appliances, Dacor, visit Dacor.com for dealers across Canada; vase, bowl, Hollace Cluny, as above; brass bowls, Elte, as above.

TV room: Sofa, Barrymore Furniture, Toronto (416) 532-2891 or visit Barrymorefurniture.com; white chair, Montauk, visit Montauksofa.com for locations across Canada; slipcovers, Potato Skins Slipcovers, Toronto (416) 484-6299 or visit potatoskinstoronto.com; rug, coffee table, striped chair, Elte, as above; artwork, vases, Avenue Road, Toronto (416) 548-7788 or visit Avenue-road.com; tray, Artifacts, Toronto (416) 961-1058 or visit Artifactslifestyle.com.

Living room: Wall colour, Natural Linen (CC-90) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; console, throw, vase, Hollace Cluny, as above; lamps, Absolutely Inc., Toronto (416) 324-8351 or visit Absolutelyinc.com; artwork, chairs, coffee tables, bowl, Avenue Road, as above; rug, Elte, as above; sofa, Angus & Company, Toronto (416) 537-4104 or visit Angusandcompany.com.

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3:43

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In This Episode

Learn how to layer old world elegance into a new-build. Lynda Reeves chats with TV and radio host Marilyn Denis about her tailored house designed by Brian Gluckstein and Lisa Rogers. See how her open-concept main floor was transformed into a cosmopolitan and feminine space with detailed white millwork and long sightlines. Plus, bring spring into your space with tips from Cameron MacNeil and Reiko Caron as they pull together a living room photo shoot featuring bright hues, patterned drapes and a family-friendly sofa. Finally, Joel Bray reveals how to use trendy rope poufs, lamps and mirrors to add texture and style to your bedroom, bathroom or hall.

See sources

Interior and exterior design, Brian Gluckstein, Gluckstein Design Planning, Toronto (416) 928- 2067 or visit Glucksteindesign.com; millwork, all interior finishes, Ramsin Khachi, Khachi Design Group, Oakville, Ont. (905) 469-8118 or visit Khachi.com; interior decoration, Lisa Rogers, email lisa@lisarogers.ca; builder, John Zanini, Dunpar Developments, Toronto (416) 236-9800 or visit Dunparhomes.com; windows, Marvin Windows and Doors, call 1-800-263-6161 or visit Marvincanada.com; drapes, Brinah Levine Design, Hamilton, Ont. (905) 520-1518; flooring, Artisan Flooring, Toronto (416) 936-6696; floral arrangements, Emblem, Toronto (416) 972-9878; ceiling and trim colour (throughout), White Down (CC-50) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit Benjaminmoore.ca; plaster details (throughout), Contemporary Mouldings, Toronto (416) 787-5245 or visit Contemporarymouldings.com.

Dining room: Wall colour, Natural Linen (CC-90) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; rug, artwork, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit Elte.com; chandelier, Constantine Living, Toronto (416) 548-4044 or visit Constantineliving.com; vases, candlesticks, Hollace Cluny, Toronto (416) 968-7894 or visit Hollacecluny.ca; gold table, L'Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200.

Kitchen: Appliances, Dacor, visit Dacor.com for dealers across Canada; vase, bowl, Hollace Cluny, as above; brass bowls, Elte, as above.

TV room: Sofa, Barrymore Furniture, Toronto (416) 532-2891 or visit Barrymorefurniture.com; white chair, Montauk, visit Montauksofa.com for locations across Canada; slipcovers, Potato Skins Slipcovers, Toronto (416) 484-6299 or visit potatoskinstoronto.com; rug, coffee table, striped chair, Elte, as above; artwork, vases, Avenue Road, Toronto (416) 548-7788 or visit Avenue-road.com; tray, Artifacts, Toronto (416) 961-1058 or visit Artifactslifestyle.com.

Living room: Wall colour, Natural Linen (CC-90) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; console, throw, vase, Hollace Cluny, as above; lamps, Absolutely Inc., Toronto (416) 324-8351 or visit Absolutelyinc.com; artwork, chairs, coffee tables, bowl, Avenue Road, as above; rug, Elte, as above; sofa, Angus & Company, Toronto (416) 537-4104 or visit Angusandcompany.com.

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 3:43
Released: April 02, 2012
Channel: Home Tour