August 2013

Everyone needs a bit of guidance from time to time, so we’ve rounded up design tips for our first-ever advice issue. Suzanne Dimma reflects on what she’s learned from her own advisors over the years, and Lynda Reeves shares tricks from her design-industry friends on how to create a great room. Browse photos of Karen Cole’s Prince Edward County cottage and TV designer Alexandra Hutchison’s small semi-detached home. Plus, try three easy DIY projects to fill a rainy afternoon, and whip up a few of chef Lynn Crawford’s favourite recipes for a summer barbecue.