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In This Episode

Small & Tailored Condo

Homeowner Stephen Fillmore proves that downsizing from a large home to a downtown Toronto condo can be a seamless transition. See how he edited down his antiques and traditional furniture into 720-square-feet of modern, functional pieces. Tour his open-concept kitchen and living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, cosy bedroom and small balcony with city views.

Double-Duty Attic

Designer Mazen El-Abdallah tours us through a third-floor reno. See how he converted two awkward rooms into one space for lounging and another for guests.

DIY Painted Patio Umbrella

Tired-looking patio? Style expert Reiko Caron demonstrates an easy way to add a custom look to a solid-coloured umbrella with simple stripes in white paint.

See sources

Design, Mazen El-Abdallah, Mazen Studio, (416) 676-6820 or Mazenstudio.ca.

Office/guest room: Desk fabrication, Behr Designs, (519) 942-9166; Eames Aluminum Group desk chair, Nelson bubble lamp, Design Within Reach, (416) 977-4003 or Dwr.com; Font clock, Established & Sons, Establishedandsons.com; throws, Avenue Road, (416) 548-7788 or Avenue-road.com; artwork (on desk, left) by Joseph O. Holmes, 20x200, 20x200.com; purple and black artwork (on desk, right), Notation 28 by Akira Yoshikawa, Katzman Kamen Gallery, (416) 504-9515 or Katzmankamengallery.com; Paul Smith upholstery fabric, Maharam, (416) 366-7600 or Maharam.com; bed fabrication, The Big Stuff, (416) 921-0696 or Thebigstuff.ca; Rug Company throw pillows, throws, Avenue Road, as above; Bestlite wall sconces, Design Within Reach, as above; artwork (through doorway), Alison Fleming, Alisonfleming.com; Risom stools, Design Within Reach, (416) 977-4003 or Dwr.com; artwork (left) by John Lennard, Roberts Gallery, (416) 924-8731 or Robertsgallery.net; artwork (bottom right), James Nye, Jamesnye.com; wall colour, Oxford White (CC-30), Benjamin Moore, 1-800-361-5898 or Benjaminmoore.ca.

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 3:01
Released: July 30, 2012
Channel: Home Tour