Suzanne Dimma tours through the '70s-inspired home of Toronto stylist Sasha Seymour. See how Sasha renovated a cramped and dark midtown home into an open, flowing space with retro furniture and timeless materials. Tour the beautifully tiled entryway, library with colour-blocked books, spacious living room, kitchen with sleek white subway tiles and a cosy fireplace, upstairs bathrooms, and principal bedroom with Parisian influence. H&H's Mark Challen and designer Priscilla Wikkerink reveal how they transformed Mark's tiny, outdated kitchen into a luxe brasserie-inspired space with sleek appliances, marble counters, custom cabinets, a bevelled tile backsplash, and bistro-style mosaic floor. Get their tips for making the most of a small space without sacrificing quality or function. Cameron MacNeil offers decorating tips for warming up a living room with high ceilings, bare walls and minimal furnishings. Learn how to add stylish elements like a contemporary gallery wall, simple TV unit, softly coloured rug and throw pillows, lighting, and curated vignettes.
Design, Priscilla Wikkerink, Wikkerink Design Build, Toronto (416) 708-7363. Cabinets, Wikkerink Design Build, Toronto (416) 708-7363; faucet, Sifton Gooseneck Faucet with Side Spray in polished chrome, Ginger's; cutting boards, copper pan, saucier, toaster, utensils, Williams-Sonoma, call 1-877-431-7125 or visit Williams-sonoma.ca; kettle, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, Toronto (416) 260-9057 or visit Cynthiafindlay.com; cabinet knobs, Asbury knobs, Restoration Hardware, Vancouver (604) 731-3918, Toronto (416) 322-9422, (416) 223-2055, 1-800-910-9836 or visit Restorationhardware.com; bar backsplash, countertop statuario marble, Crystal Tile & Marble, Toronto (416) 782-4380 or visit Crystaltilemarble.com; City Pattern mosaic floor tiles, Antica Tile & Stone, Toronto (416) 285-8745 or visit Antica.ca; Yukon bevelled subway tiles, Olympia Tile & Stone, Toronto (416) 785-6666, 1-800-268-1613 or visit Olympiatile.com; framed print (in pantry), Ryan Louis, visit Ryan-louis.com; white bistroware (above sink), Williams-Sonoma, as above; silver tray, tea service, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, as above.