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.
Design, Mazen El-Abdallah, Mazen Studio, (416) 676-6820 or Mazenstudio.ca; backsplash tile, CeraGres, (416) 286-3553 or Ceragres.ca; induction cooktop, fridge, oven, retractable exhaust fan, Bosch, Bosch.ca; brown vase, stainless steel coffee set, Morba, (416) 364-5144 or Morba.ca; artwork, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, (416) 260-9057 or Cynthiafindlay.com; cream bowl, small cutting board, brown jug, Angus & Company, (416) 537-4104 or Angusandcompany.com; large cutting board, Crate & Barrel, 1-888-657-4108 or Crateandbarrel.ca; white pot, La Merceria, (416) 848-0057 or Lamerceria.ca; metal tray, flower pot, Love the Design, (416) 408-1727 or Lovethedesign.com; drape fabric, Designer Fabrics, (416) 531-2810 or Designerfabrics.ca; marble countertops, Beyond Tile & Stone, (416) 850-1045 or Beyondtilestone.com; flooring, Value Wood Floors, Valuewoodfloors.ca; swing-arm sconces, Rejuvenation, Rejuvenation.com; round pewter plate, ice bucket, Vintage Fine Objects, (416) 686-5614 or Vintagefineobjects.com; cabinets, Home Hardware, Homehardware.ca; 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 Benjaminmoore.ca; hardware, Restoration Hardware, 1-800-910-9836 or Restorationhardware.com; runner, Ecarpetgallery, Ecarpetgallery.com; sink, Ginger's, 1-888-444-3292 or Gingersbath.com; faucet, Kohler, Kohler.ca; 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 Ikea.ca; white fruit bowl, Hollace Cluny, (416) 968-7894 or Hollacecluny.ca.
Family room: Sofa, Restoration Hardware, as above; chair, Elte, (416) 785-7885 or Elte.com; rug, West Elm, Westelm.com; drape fabric, Designer Fabrics, (416) 531-2810 or Designerfabrics.ca;
lamp, walnut stool, Design Within Reach, Dwr.com; coffee tables, Crate & Barrel, as above; green velvet pillow fabric, Robert Allen, (to the trade), 1-800-333-3777 or Robertallendesign.com; round box (on coffee table), bowls (with fruit), Hollace Cluny, as above.