Fashion and beauty photographer Maude Arsenault opens up the doors of her bright family home. See how she started with a clean white backdrop and added hits of colour through art, eclectic furniture and a punchy striped stair runner. Tour her casual living room, modern kitchen, calming principal bedroom and fun kids' rooms.
Living room: Sofa, Montauk, visit Montauksofa.com; rug, Vie de Campagne, Montreal (514) 484-2199; vases, bowl, candlesticks, pillow, HomeSense, visit Homesense.ca for locations across Canada; photograph above fireplace by Maude Arsenault.
Dining room: Photograph by Daniel Shipp, visit Danielshipp.com; vase, pillows, HomeSense, as above; flowers, Fauchois Fleurs, Montreal (514) 844-4417 or visit Fauchoisfleurs.com; hurricane lantern (on piano), Ikea, call 1-866-866-IKEA or visit Ikea.ca for locations across Canada; red highchair, AGE Design, Verchers, Que. (450) 583-2096.
Kitchen: Glasses, tray, Ikea, as above.
Entryway: Dash & Albert runner, Vie de Campagne, Montreal (514) 484-2199.
Maxe's bedroom: Rug, HomeSense, as above.
Principal bedroom: Headboard, rug, Vie de Campagne, Montreal (514) 484-2199; linens, Bleu Nuit, Montreal (514) 843-5702 or visit Arthurquentin.com; side table, vase, HomeSense, as above; flowers, Fauchois Fleurs, as above.
Office: Drapes, chair, Vie de Campagne, Montreal (514) 484-2199; wall colour, Wrought Iron (2124-10) from the Colour Preview collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit Benjaminmoore.ca.