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In This Segment

Get coastal, new country style tips as senior design editor Cameron MacNeil tours the charming cottage that he decorated for Karen Kain, artistic director of The National Ballet of Canada, and her actor husband, Ross Petty. See how he incorporated Karen's antique dining chairs, reclaimed wood finds, and a basic white Ikea kitchen to create a serene and comfortable space that reflects Karen and Ross's casual aesthetic.

See more photos of this home in our July 2011 issue.

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Design, Michael Hatch Designs, Toronto (416) 927- 8707 or visit; contractor, Alycon Construction, Caledon, Ont. (519) 940-4455 or visit Living room: The Modern Fan Company ceiling fan, Artemide, Toronto (416) 628-6718, Montreal (514) 788-3788 or visit for retailers across Canada; rocking chairs, Crate & Barrel, Calgary (403) 278-7020, Mississauga, Ont. (905) 949-1545, Toronto (416) 657-4100, 1-888-657-4108 or visit; sofa, armchair, ottoman, console table, rug, coffee table, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit; throw pillow fabric, Designer Fabrics, Toronto (416) 531-2810 or visit; sewing, Blinds, Drapes & Bedding, Toronto (416) 604-1412 or visit; floor lamps, Robert Abbey, High Point, N.C. (828) 322-3480 or visit; artwork, vase (on table), Cynthia Findlay Antiques, Toronto (416) 260-9057 or visit; windows, Pella, visit for locations across Canada; lamp, Pottery Barn, visit; pottery, Elte, as above; artwork, Art Interiors, visit; wall colour throughout, Cloud White (CC-40), Benjamin Moore. Kitchen: Island, Kimberley Jackson, Toronto (416) 690-8787 or visit; cabinets, counter, sink, 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; refrigerator, Samsung, visit; pendant, Robert Abbey, as above; flooring, Silverwood Flooring, Toronto (416) 923-8181 or visit Dining area: Pendants, rug, Elte, as above; table, Muti & Co., call 1-800-705-2611 or visit; vase, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, as above; pillow and cushion fabric, Designer Fabrics, as above; sewing, Blinds, Drapes & Bedding, as above; mirror, Hardware Interiors, Toronto (416) 462-3099 or visit Principal bedroom: Duvet cover, DwellStudio, visit; bolster fabric, Designer Fabrics, as above; headboard fabrication, Plush n' Plump Upholstery, Toronto (647) 895-7522 or visit; bookcases, Ikea, as above; maps, Angus & Company, Toronto (416) 537-4104 or visit; baskets, Pottery Barn, as above.



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Runtime: 6:15
Released: May 30, 2011
Channel: Home Tour