Tour the modern family home designer Nancy Riesco shares with her husband and two kids. Learn why they downsized from a large Tudor in an established neighbourhood to a narrow 2,300-square-foot home with views of the ocean. See the open-concept main floor with flowing sightlines and salon-style art wall, serene principal bedroom and colourful rooms for both her teenagers.
Interior design, Nancy Riesco, Riesco & Lapres Interior Design, (604) 736-9440 or Riescodesign.com; home design, David Nicolay, Evoke International Design, (604) 875-8667 or Evoke.ca; developer, Homeworx, (604) 312-6353 or Homeworxhomes.ca; landscape architecture, Donna Chomichuk, Donna Chomichuk Landscape Architect, (604) 734-3826 or email@example.com.
Dining room: Zettel'z light by Ingo Maurer, Radius table by Bensen, Inform Interiors, (604) 682-3868 or Informinteriors.com; Hiroshima chairs, Maruni, Maruni.com, or Inform Interiors, as above, and Mjölk, (416) 551-9853 or Mjolk.ca.
Living room: Sofa by B&B Italia, table by Saarinen, Inform Interiors, as above; sheepskin, Ikea, 1-866-866-IKEA or Ikea.ca; artwork by Joshua Jensen-Nagle, Bau-Xi Gallery, (604) 733-7011, (416) 977-0600 or Bau-xi.com, or Jensennagle.com.
Entrance: Wallpaper by Julia Rothman, Hygge & West, (415) 318-6412 or Hyggeandwest.com; Space pouf, Vancouver Special, (604) 568-3673 or Vanspecial.com; mirror by Bensen, Inform Interiors, as above.
Powder room: Summer Palace wallpaper by Osborne & Little, Primavera Interior Furnishings (to the trade), (416) 921-3334 or Primavera.ca; stool, Riesco & Lapres Interior Design, as above.
Principal bedroom: Onto bed by Bensen, Bix nightstand by Bensen, Caboche table lamp by Foscarini, Inform Interiors, as above; duvet cover, bench, Riesco & Lapres Interior Design, as above; quilt, Bacci's, (604) 733-4933 or Baccis.ca; throw pillow by Judy Ross, throw, Provide, Providehome.com.