How do you make a tiny apartment seem spacious and glamorous? Arminé Tatosian divulges her secrets as she tours her space. (As co-owner of AT Design Group, she knows a thing or two about curating chic home accessories.) Learn her tricks for visually expanding a window with drapery, choosing furniture that suits high ceilings, and lightening up a cramped kitchen with white paint and open storage.
Design, Arminé Tatosian, AT Design Group, Toronto (416) 323-0323, (416) 921-1600 or visit Atdesignhome.com. Dining area: Tripod table, white bowl, light fixture, AT Design Group, as above; rug, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit Elte.com; pillow on chair, West Elm, Toronto (416) 537-0110 or visit Westelm.com for ordering information; framed Fornasetti wallpaper, AT Design Group, as above; wall colour (throughout), Decorators White (CC-20) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800- 361-5898 or visit Benjaminmoore.ca for retailers across Canada. Living area: Sofa, tripod table, sculpture, bar cart, wooden stool, gold bowls, AT Design Group, as above; painting by John Fitzgerald, visit Johnfitzgeraldart.com; photograph framing, Sevan Art Gallery, Toronto (416) 920-8809; mantel, reflective candleholder, eucalyptus branch, AT Design Group, as above; rug, Elte, as above. Kitchen: Table, Michael Aram hardware, leaf dishes, AT Design Group, as above. Bedroom: Pillows, mohair blanket, Studio b, Toronto (416) 363-2996, 1-888- 233-5552 or visit Studiobhome.com; lamp, side table, bed, AT Design Group, as above.