See Lynda Reeves conjure an artist-studio inspired bedroom and seating area in the Elte showroom in Toronto. Learn why she picked the pieces she did, and get her tips on mixing different periods and materials — from reclaimed wood to recycled iron — to convey personality.
Watch how interior decorator Grace Castaneda gave her circa-1978 country home a modern edge with white paint, a concrete fireplace, and a trough sink. Grace also shares how to dress rooms for the holidays in a contemporary, naturalistic way.
Designer Sandra Mendes of AyA Kitchens transforms an inefficient kitchen and dining room into an open-concept eat-in space, with a generous seating banquette that incorporates storage. Learn how smart solutions such as appliance garages keep this kitchen looking spacious and organized.
Paxton reclaimed Douglas-fir queen bed, $2,595. Akron reclaimed-wood and cast-iron double shelving unit, $3,995. Hannah lacquered-finish screen, $1,875. Burleigh 30" round mirror, $475. Rosy end table, $695. RLH drab-coloured pine table, $1,995. Convex accent table, $685. New Safari Camp Chair by Ralph Lauren in leather with wrought-iron frame, $4,395. Judy lounge chair with exposed wood frame in white, $2,055. Cassia chair (black and copper), $495. Country Industrial floor light, $2,855. Second Life handwoven overdyed 100% wool area rug, $2,575. Gilded flower artwork made from hand-hammered copper, brass and steel in a Lucite frame, $1,195 each. Freedom horse print, $475. Valerie Davide dog prints (on top of shelving unit), $595 each. John Robshaw Celi duvet cover in taupe, $405. Bella Notte ebony linen Euro sham, $175. Hobart bench, $855. Riley floor mirror, $595.