Designer Git Gustavsson opens up her classic, light-filled home, which combines Scandinavian-style white walls, modern furniture and colourful accessories.
Interior decorating, Git Gustavsson, Toronto, firstname.lastname@example.org. Built-ins installation, Daniel Bowden, Franklin Carpentry, Toronto (416) 537-5048. Family in living room: Chair, Roots Home Design, Toronto (416) 927-8585 or visit www.roots.com/homestore for locations; painting, Peter Chung, visit www.peterchungart.com or phone (416) 277-4842; Saarinen table, Quasi Modo, Toronto (416) 703-8300 or visit www.quasimodomodern.com. Built-ins: Installation, Daniel Bowdon, as above; table, L’Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200; fireplace set, Blomus, visit www.blomus.com for retailers. Living room: Sofa, Montauk, Vancouver (604) 331-2363, Calgary (403) 265-6777, Toronto (416) 361-0331, Montreal (514) 845-8285 or visit www.montauksofa.com; pillow fabric (on opposite ends), Marimekko, visit www.marimekko.us for retailers across Canada; white vases, Visitor Parking, Toronto (416) 350-7275 or visit www.visitorparking.ca; painting by Jeff Szuc, Arts on Queen, Toronto (416) 699-6127; side table, Jalan Inc., Toronto (416)504-3473; Eileen Gray table, Design Within Reach, call 1-800-944-2233 or visit www.dwr.com, and at other retailers. Buffet: Sideboard, Hollace Cluny, Toronto (416) 968-7894, 1-888-968-7660 or visit www.hollacecluny.ca, painting by David Grieve, Art Interiors, Toronto (416) 488-3157. Family room: Rug, Ikea, Ikea, Vancouver (604) 273-2051, Coquitlam, B.C. (604) 636-1000, Calgary (403) 273-4338, Edmonton (780) 433-6000, Burlington, Ont. (905) 681-IKEA, Toronto (416) 222-IKEA, (416) 646-IKEA, Vaughan, Ont. (905) 695-5075, Ottawa (613) 829-4530, Montreal (514) 738-2167, Boucherville, Que. (450) 449-6755, 1-800-661-9807 or visit www.ikea.com; sofa, Fluid Living, Toronto (416) 850-4266, 1-866-894-6965 or www.fluidliving.com; vases, Two’s Company, Scantrade International, call 1-800-361-3659 for retailers; light, Union Lighting & Furnishings, Toronto (416) 652-2200 or visit www.unionlightingandfurnishings.com. Dining Room: Wallpaper, Asuka, Osborne & Little, Primavera Interior Furnishings (to the trade) Toronto (416) 921-3334 or visit www.primavera.ca. Inspiration room: Table, chair, shelving, Ikea, as above. Office: Shelving, desk, Ikea, as above; desk chair, Fluid Living, as above; roman blind fabric, Marimekko, as above; Barcelona chair, Visitor Parking, as above. Guest bedroom: Bed, table, Ikea, as above; floor paint, Pointing (2003), Farrow & Ball, Toronto (416) 920-0200, 1-877-363-1040 or visit HYPERLINK www.farrow-ball.com for retailers across Canada; white coverlet, throw, Au Lit Fine Linens, Toronto (416) 489-7010, 1-800-363-6080 or visit www.aulitfinelinens.com; Josef Frank fabric (on long cushion), visit www.svenskttenn.se. Principal bedroom: Lamp, bed, Ikea, as above; lamp shades, Mairo, visitwww.mairo.se; green coverlet, green shams, green throw cushion, Au Lit Fine Linens, as above. Emma’s room: desk, chair, rug, Ikea, as above. Bathroom: contracting, Grand Haven Construction, Toronto (416) 996-1370 or visit grandhaven.ca; tub, faucet, Roman bath centre, Toronto (416) 787-1219 or visit romanbathcentre.com; window, Nor-Am, visit blissnoram.com; floor tiles, visit tilesplus.com; soaps, sponges, gold candles, Ginger’s Bath Centre, Toronto (416) 787-1787, 1-888-444-3292 or visit gingersbath.com. Shower: Shower enclosure, Doors & More, visit doorsandmore.ca; showerhead, Kohler, call 1-800-4-KOHLER or visit kohler.ca for retailers across Canada; Saarinen table, Quasi Modo Modern Furniture, Toronto (416) 703-8300 or visit quasimodomodern.com; towel hooks, Ginger’s Bath Centre, as above; scarf, Hermès, visit hermes.com. Vanity: Sink, console, soap dish, Ginger’s Bath Centre, as above; taps, cabinets, Roman Bath Centre, as above; sconces, Restoration Hardware, visit restorationhardware.com; baskets, Pottery Barn, visit potterybarn.ca; pink vase, bowl, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, Toronto (416) 260-9057 or visit cynthiafindlay.com.