Exotic Textiles And Muted Colours
Designer Karen Cole blends an eclectic mix of prints with a muted monochromatic colour palette. The combination of the Persian and Kilim rug is admirable considering the two carry such bold, diverse patterns. The clever use of colour tames what could’ve been an overbearing space.
House & Home Issue March 2011 Issue
A Dining Room With Colourful Art
Keeping the ceiling free of any hanging fixtures makes the artwork the main focus in this dining room. White walls act as a canvas to the colourful pieces while floor-to-ceiling windows offer natural light, providing a gallery-like feel to the space.
Flooring, European Flooring.
House & Home May 2014 Issue.
A Cottage Deck With Canadian Pride
There's no decor more quintessentially Canadian than a porch festooned with a Canadian flag. Traditional Muskoka chairs, a symbol of our country's rich cottage culture, provide the ultimate spot to sit back, relax and watch fireworks.
House & Home June 2013 Issue
Grey Wood-Panelled Walls
A grey wood-panelled accent wall acts in place of a headboard in this cosy yet airy bedroom. A textured vase, plenty of plush pillows and a knitted blanket bring warmth to the cool colour palette.
Wall and ceiling colour, Revere Pewter (HC-172), Benjamin Moore; panelling colour, Kendall Charcoal (HC-166), Benjamin Moore; furry pillow, West Elm; bedding, other pillows, Daniel Stuart Studio; throw, candle, Elte; mirror frame, FrameMakers; artwork by Otto Rogers, Oeno Gallery.
A Romantic Indoor Garden
This Victorian-style indoor garden is the epitome of beauty. The stunning choice in pottery from a mix of eras magnifies the rich greens and adds charm to the overall look of the tabletop. A great way to liven up a living room or kitchen!
House & Home May 2013 Issue