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In This Segment

Suzanne Dimma reveals the newly renovated kitchen of former H&H art director Mandy Milks. With the help of designer Mazen El-Abdallah, see how Mandy and her husband planned a new galley layout for their 11-foot-wide space. Learn tips for combining open and closed storage, adding extra counter depth without splurging on custom cabinets, and incorporating timeless materials for a polished look without a hefty price tag.

See more of this kitchen in our Makeovers 2013 special issue, plus take a video tour of Mandy's new bathroom.

See sources

Design, Mazen El-Abdallah, Mazen Studio, (416) 676-6820 or; backsplash tile, CeraGres, (416) 286-3553 or; induction cooktop, fridge, oven, retractable exhaust fan, Bosch,; brown vase, stainless steel coffee set, Morba, (416) 364-5144 or; artwork, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, (416) 260-9057 or; cream bowl, small cutting board, brown jug, Angus & Company, (416) 537-4104 or; large cutting board, Crate & Barrel, 1-888-657-4108 or; white pot, La Merceria, (416) 848-0057 or; metal tray, flower pot, Love the Design, (416) 408-1727 or; drape fabric, Designer Fabrics, (416) 531-2810 or; marble countertops, Beyond Tile & Stone, (416) 850-1045 or; flooring, Value Wood Floors,; swing-arm sconces, Rejuvenation,; round pewter plate, ice bucket, Vintage Fine Objects, (416) 686-5614 or; cabinets, Home Hardware,; light cabinet colour, Titanium (OC-49), dark cabinet colour, Dark Olive (2140-30), wall colour, Oxford White (CC-30), Benjamin Moore, 1-800-361-5898 or; hardware, Restoration Hardware, 1-800-910-9836 or; runner, Ecarpetgallery,; sink, Ginger's, 1-888-444-3292 or; faucet, Kohler,; Breville espressomaker, Crate & Barrel, as above; wooden tray, creamer, sugar bowl, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, as above; green glass, Love the Design, as above; drinking glasses, green glass decanter, 1-866-866-IKEA or; white fruit bowl, Hollace Cluny, (416) 968-7894 or

Family room: Sofa, Restoration Hardware, as above; chair, Elte, (416) 785-7885 or; rug, West Elm,; drape fabric, Designer Fabrics, (416) 531-2810 or;
lamp, walnut stool, Design Within Reach,; coffee tables, Crate & Barrel, as above; green velvet pillow fabric, Robert Allen, (to the trade), 1-800-333-3777 or; round box (on coffee table), bowls (with fruit), Hollace Cluny, as above.



Lynda Reeves


Sheri Graham Delagran


Jason Stickley


Ryan Louis


Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas


Michael Zimmermann


Julie Aubie

Runtime: 3:26
Released: March 24, 2013
Featuring: Suzanne Dimma
Channel: Home Tour