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See how H&H style editor Michael Penney decorated the guest bedroom and office of his new home with plenty of colour, pattern and inexpensive thrift-shop finds. Learn how he transformed the guest bedroom into a Maine-inspired retreat with wicker and rope accents and antique twin beds painted glossy black. Plus, let his sea-glass hued office motivate you to embrace cheerful palettes, draw inspiration from floral fabrics and display quirky art and accessories.

See more photos of this home in our June 2011 issue, and tour the main floor in episode 73.

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Office

Wall colour, Martha Stewart Living Sea Glass (MSL129), The Home Depot, call 1-800- 628-0525 or visit Homedepot.ca for locations across Canada; coral, Abbott, call 1-800-263-2955 or visit Abbottcollection.com for retailers across Canada; lamp, baskets (on shelves), HomeSense, visit Homesense.ca for locations across Canada; rug, basket (with fabric samples), Ikea, Vancouver (604) 273-2051, Coquitlam, B.C. (604) 636-1000, Calgary (403) 273-4338, Edmonton (780) 433-6000, Burlington, Ont. (905) 681-IKEA, Toronto (416) 222-IKEA, (416) 646-IKEA, Vaughan, Ont. (905) 695-5075, Ottawa (613) 829-4530, Montreal (514) 738-2167, Boucherville, Que. (450) 449-6755, 1-866-866-IKEA or visit Ikea.ca.

Guest Room

Wall colour, Martha Stewart Living Custard (MSL068), bed colour, Martha Stewart Living Francesca (MSL279), The Home Depot, as above; pillow shams, Urban Outfitters, Vancouver (604) 685-1970, Edmonton (780) 487-1030, Toronto (416) 203-8633, (416) 214-1466, Kingston, Ont. (613) 549-7621, Montreal (514) 874-0063 or visit Urbanoutfitters.com; rug, Dash & Albert, call 1-800-658-5035 or visit Dashandalbert.com for retailers across Canada; trunks, quilts, Ikea, as above.

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6:10

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In This Episode

H&H style experts Lynda Reeves and Suzanne Dimma discuss their favourite design and decorating trends for bathrooms. See why they both covet freestanding tubs, graphic flooring, vertical storage instead of lower cabinets, and never tire of wall colours like white, soft blue, or flattering pink. Tour style editor Michael Penney's charming, Maine-inspired guest bedroom and sea-glass hued office while picking up affordable-chic tips on embracing colour, updating thrift-store finds and drawing inspiration from floral fabrics. Plus, H&H style expert Peter Paquette demonstrates how to build an inexpensive, modern planter box — overflowing with greenery, it's a perfect feature or divider for any size patio, deck or balcony.

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Office

Wall colour, Martha Stewart Living Sea Glass (MSL129), The Home Depot, call 1-800- 628-0525 or visit Homedepot.ca for locations across Canada; coral, Abbott, call 1-800-263-2955 or visit Abbottcollection.com for retailers across Canada; lamp, baskets (on shelves), HomeSense, visit Homesense.ca for locations across Canada; rug, basket (with fabric samples), Ikea, Vancouver (604) 273-2051, Coquitlam, B.C. (604) 636-1000, Calgary (403) 273-4338, Edmonton (780) 433-6000, Burlington, Ont. (905) 681-IKEA, Toronto (416) 222-IKEA, (416) 646-IKEA, Vaughan, Ont. (905) 695-5075, Ottawa (613) 829-4530, Montreal (514) 738-2167, Boucherville, Que. (450) 449-6755, 1-866-866-IKEA or visit Ikea.ca.

Guest Room

Wall colour, Martha Stewart Living Custard (MSL068), bed colour, Martha Stewart Living Francesca (MSL279), The Home Depot, as above; pillow shams, Urban Outfitters, Vancouver (604) 685-1970, Edmonton (780) 487-1030, Toronto (416) 203-8633, (416) 214-1466, Kingston, Ont. (613) 549-7621, Montreal (514) 874-0063 or visit Urbanoutfitters.com; rug, Dash & Albert, call 1-800-658-5035 or visit Dashandalbert.com for retailers across Canada; trunks, quilts, Ikea, as above.

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: 6:10
Released: May 16, 2011
Featuring: Michael Penney
Channel: Home Tour