Our TV team ventures to Knowlton, Quebec, to tour the country home of Richard Ouellette and Maxime Vandal of Les Ensembliers. Watch how these Montreal designers saw past the crooked walls to bring out the beauty of this circa-1943 home with a white palette that highlights its great bones.
Our own Joel Bray demonstrates how he gave his small condo balcony an upscale, Manhattan-penthouse vibe.
We think a concrete stool is a patio essential; we'll show you a DIY version with a modern-art spin, so it looks great indoors too.
Slate tile, The Tile Store; cement board, lattice, cedars, pots, The Home Depot; lattice colour, Hague Blue (30), Farrow & Ball; canopy fabric, Sunbrella; sewing, Tonic Living; chairs, Bacon Basketware; table, L'Atelier, (416) 966-0200; urn, Elte; shrubs, Sheridan Nurseries; lantern, napkins, West Elm; drapery rods, planters, bar cart, Ikea; pitcher, HomeSense.
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Sheri Graham Delagran
Director of Photography