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In This Episode

See a beautiful winter cabin and get holiday decor ideas from past seasons of H&H Online TV! Stay tuned for all new segments next week, December 2, 2013!

Kate Thornley-Hall's Cosy Log Cabin

Toronto designer Kate Thornley-Hall tours us through her renovated 1870s ski chalet in Collingwood, Ontario. Learn her tips for decorating with a cosy, log cabin style, from wool flatweave rugs and vintage finds to reclaimed wood and toile wallpaper prints.

See more of this cottage in our December 2010 issue and online photo gallery.

Holiday Mantel Styling Tips

Style editor Sarah Hartill shares her favourite way to decorate a mantel for the festive season, since she doesn't have space for a tree. Learn how to use Christmas cards, faux sage garlands, mercury glass ornaments, satin ribbon, decorative trees, glitter houses and candles to create a holiday display.

Lynda Reeves' Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups Recipe

Lynda demonstrates how to make her favourite treat. Make a batch as a hostess gift or to serve at a holiday party — your guests will want the recipe, too! (Print out the recipe here.)

See sources

Contractor, Blake Farrow Project Management, Collingwood, Ont. (705) 888-0424 or visit Blakefarrowprojectmanagement.ca; architect, Robert McCrea, email mccrea.architect@gmail.com.

Living room: Maple Leafs carpet by Eric Mathew, Source UK, Toronto (416) 357-5007 or visit Sourceuk.ca; HBC ottomans, The Bay, visit Hbc.com; sofa, sconces above mantel, Peaks & Rafters, Port Carling, Ont. (705) 765-6868 or visit Peaksandrafters.com; artwork (on mantel) by Mark Berens, Art Interiors, Toronto (416) 488-3157 or visit Artinteriors.ca; chair fabric, Designer Fabrics, Toronto (416) 531-2810 or visit Designerfabrics.ca; cedar garland, Sheridan Nurseries, visit Sheridannurseries.com.

Dining room: Table, chairs, Land & Ross Antiques, Shakespeare, Ont. (519) 625-8070 or visit Landandross.com; chandelier, Akladios Antiques, Toronto (416) 544-1960; antler candleholders, curtain sewing by Marina Farrow, Peaks & Rafters, as above; light (on wall), L'Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200; drapes, rods, Designer Fabrics, as above; greenery, Sheridan Nurseries, as above.

Kitchen: Kettle, Le Creuset, call 1-866-666-6162 or visit Lecreuset.ca; pendant lights, Peaks & Rafters, as above; Heaven carpet by Eric Mathew, Source UK, as above; custom cabinet finish, Blake Farrow Project Management, as above; utensil canister, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit Elte.com; cheese board (under oranges), Cynthia Findlay Antiques, as above.

Principal bedroom: Chest of drawers, Land & Ross Antiques, as above; tray, pitcher, plant pot, books (bottom two), Angus & Company, as above; clock, throws (on chair), Elte, as above; John Robshaw bedding, wallpaper, side table, sconces, Peaks & Rafters, as above; chandelier, Akladios Antiques, as above.

Girls' bedroom: Beds, Bunk House Kids, Toronto (416) 915-4009, 1-800-588-8339 or visit Bunkhousekids.com; Ralph Lauren wallpaper, Peaks & Rafters, as above; Laura Ashley bedding, The Bay, as above; Paisley carpet by Eric Mathew, Source UK, as above; curtains, Designer Fabrics, as above; silver vase, Elte, as above; cedar boughs, Sheridan Nurseries, as above.

Bathroom: Custom cabinets, Blake Farrow Project Management, as above; tub, tap, sink, towels, cup, tray, Ginger's, Toronto (416) 787-1787, 1-888-444-3292 or visit Gingersbath.com; mirror, towel bars, Restoration Hardware, visit Restorationhardware.com; Diamond carpet by Smythe, Source UK, as above; wreath, Sheridan Nurseries, as above.

Exterior: Door, Lucan Architectural, Lucan, Ont. (519) 645-9079; wreath, Sheridan Nurseries, as above.

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: 5:59
Released: November 19, 2012
Channel: Home Tour