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Reception Hall Seating Area

Michael Batterbee and Barbara Nelson used rich textures and colours to accentuate the reception hall sitting area's old-world feel.

Key Elements
Vintage Furniture A carved wood shell table adds an eco-friendly element to the space.

Canadian Style The team incorporated locally designed furniture and Canadian art to keep the room "local."

See more photos of the 2009 Junior League of Toronto showhouse in our gallery.

  • Photographer: Sarah Hartill
  • Products: Kravet Fabrics Canada, Cooper Bros., Robert Sangster Surface Design, Patina Antiques, W Studio, Baker at Studio b, Baccarat at Studio b, Pulsar Design Inc., Anna Simon at Télio, Jane and Geoffrey Martin, PARA Paints, Hollander York Gallery, Trianon Design, Eurolite, Bella Figura at Lee Jofa.
  • Designer: Michael Batterbee & Associates and Barbara Nelson Interior Design

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