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Living room: Sofa upholstery, Re-Wrap Custom Upholstery, (416) 214-6400 or Rewrap.ca; linen drapes, Pottery Barn, Potterybarn.ca; wooden chair, The Other Five Design Group, Theotherfive.ca; Danish chair and footstool, Arcadia Antiques, (416) 534-0348 or Arcadiaantiques.ca; fabric and upholstery by Clarence House (on Danish chair and footstool), Department of Interiors, (416) 322-7277; throw pillows, Hollace Cluny, (416) 968-7894 or Hollacecluny.ca; storyboard artwork by Jörgen Fogelqvist, Eclectic Gallery, (250) 590-8095 or Eclecticgallery.ca; ceiling colour, Hawaiian Sky (UL230-7), Behr, Behr.com; vintage cane table, Kay's Korner, (250) 386-5978; lamp, goldstar, Union Lighting & Furnishings, Unionlf.com; marble sphere, Eclectic Gallery, as above; vintage lamp, Guff Furniture, (416) 913-8025; artwork by Margaret Rankin, Magprint.etsy.com; frames, Pottery Barn, as above; brass bird by Jonathan Adler, Kay's Korner, (250) 386-5978; Carrara marble tabletop, Latitude, (416) 638-8586 or Latitudeonline.ca.
Dining space: Vintage chairs, Guff Furniture, as above; light fixture, Morba, (416) 364-5144 or Morba.myshopify.com; 2 Queens by Dessa Harhay, Dessaharhay.com; flooring, Carpet Villa, Carpetvilla.ca; wall colour, Prism White (30YY 71/073), Dulux, Dulux.ca; carpentry, Lorin Bussan, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kitchen: Architect Series range, KitchenAid, Kitchenaid.ca; other appliances, Tasco Distributors, Tasco.net; travertine tiles (backsplash), Marble Granite Depot, (416) 787-0391; Silestone quartz countertops in Haiku, Latitude, as above; hardware, Richelieu Hardware, Richelieu.com; braising pot, Le Creuset, Lecreuset.ca; Karma light by Nuevo Living, Morba, as above.
Front hall: Jugs, candlesticks, decorative sphere, West Elm, Westelm.com.
Principal bedroom: Headboard, chevron pillow, HomeSense, 1-800-646-9466 or Homesense.ca; coverlet, Garnet Hill, Garnethill.com; bedspread (folded), drapes, rust pillows, Pottery Barn, as above; lamp, Arcadia Antiques, as above; light, Union Lighting & Furnishings, as above; mirror, Crate & Barrel, 1-888-657-4108 or Crateandbarrel.ca; artwork (bottom), The Door Store, (416) 863-1590 or Thedoorstore.ca.