Transforming dated design into a welcoming space.
A fresh fix for a popular house style.
An easy way to create a statement wall.
Erin Feasby and Cindy Bleeks of Feasby & Bleeks explain how they updated a family room and dining room that were stuck in the 1980s. Learn their tips on where to splurge and where to save, from chic patio doors to vintage finds on Craigslist.
All interior design and styling, Feasby & Bleeks Design, (416) 233-4567. Flooring throughout, Moncer.
Family Room: Throw pillows, Cocoon Furnishings; millwork, Harvest Home, Hugh Yalden (416) 871-9090; vase on coffee table, HomeSense; silver turtles on coffee table and in bookcase, Cocoon Furnishings; trio of ceramic and wood vases in bookcase, green and blue vases in built-in, Crate & Barrel; large grey vessel with green interior, CB2; green boxes, green ceramic bottle in bookcase, Cocoon Furnishings; large silver jack, hourglass, HomeSense; rug, sectional and occasional chair, Elte; frames, West Elm and Pottery Barn; trio of wooden vases on small console, West Elm; zigzag yellow pillow, small white bowls on side table, West Elm; artwork, "The Beckoning" by Sarah Tacoma, The Art Studio.
Dining Room: Custom console in dining room, Hardware; ceramics on console, Crate & Barrel; small side table in stairwell, Cocoon Furnishings; mirror over console, Cornerstone; artwork, "The Line Up" by Lisa Free from In2art gallery.