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In This Segment

Learn how to layer old world elegance into a new-build. Lynda Reeves chats with TV and radio host Marilyn Denis about her tailored house designed by Brian Gluckstein and Lisa Rogers. See how her open-concept main floor was transformed into a cosmopolitan and feminine space with detailed white millwork, long sightlines and minimal decor. The result? A calming place to relax after Denis's hectic workdays.

See more of this home in our May 2012 issue.

See sources

Interior and exterior design, Brian Gluckstein, Gluckstein Design Planning, Toronto (416) 928- 2067 or visit; millwork, all interior finishes, Ramsin Khachi, Khachi Design Group, Oakville, Ont. (905) 469-8118 or visit; interior decoration, Lisa Rogers, email; builder, John Zanini, Dunpar Developments, Toronto (416) 236-9800 or visit; windows, Marvin Windows and Doors, call 1-800-263-6161 or visit; drapes, Brinah Levine Design, Hamilton, Ont. (905) 520-1518; flooring, Artisan Flooring, Toronto (416) 936-6696; floral arrangements, Emblem, Toronto (416) 972-9878; ceiling and trim colour (throughout), White Down (CC-50) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit; plaster details (throughout), Contemporary Mouldings, Toronto (416) 787-5245 or visit

Dining room: Wall colour, Natural Linen (CC-90) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; rug, artwork, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit; chandelier, Constantine Living, Toronto (416) 548-4044 or visit; vases, candlesticks, Hollace Cluny, Toronto (416) 968-7894 or visit; gold table, L'Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200.

Kitchen: Appliances, Dacor, visit for dealers across Canada; vase, bowl, Hollace Cluny, as above; brass bowls, Elte, as above.

TV room: Sofa, Barrymore Furniture, Toronto (416) 532-2891 or visit; white chair, Montauk, visit for locations across Canada; slipcovers, Potato Skins Slipcovers, Toronto (416) 484-6299 or visit; rug, coffee table, striped chair, Elte, as above; artwork, vases, Avenue Road, Toronto (416) 548-7788 or visit; tray, Artifacts, Toronto (416) 961-1058 or visit

Living room: Wall colour, Natural Linen (CC-90) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; console, throw, vase, Hollace Cluny, as above; lamps, Absolutely Inc., Toronto (416) 324-8351 or visit; artwork, chairs, coffee tables, bowl, Avenue Road, as above; rug, Elte, as above; sofa, Angus & Company, Toronto (416) 537-4104 or visit



Lynda Reeves


Sheri Graham Delagran


Jason Stickley


Ryan Louis


Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas


Michael Zimmermann


Julie Aubie

Runtime: 3:43
Released: April 01, 2012
Channel: Home Tour