Fresh & Bright House Tour

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Runtime: 5:33
Release Date: June 7, 2010
Featuring: Git Gustavson

Designer Git Gustavsson shows off the stunning second floor of her modern Scandinavian-style home, complete with an enviably sleek spa bathroom. Learn how painted floors, vintage furniture, oversized lights and Marimekko fabrics add character to bedrooms, an office, the hall and bathroom. Plus, see our earlier tour of her first floor, including a sleek living room and hall featuring graphic fabrics and wallpaper.

  • Sources
    Design, Git Gustavsson, Toronto, Office: Shelving, desk, 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; desk chair, Fluid Living, Toronto (416) 850-4266, 1-866-894-6965 or; roman blind fabric, Marimekko, visit for retailers across Canada; Barcelona chair, Visitor Parking, Toronto (416) 350-7275 or visit Page 130: Guest bedroom: Bed, table, Ikea, as above; floor paint, Pointing (2003), Farrow & Ball, Toronto (416) 920-0200, 1-877-363-1040 or visit for retailers across Canada; white coverlet, throw, Au Lit Fine Linens, Toronto (416) 489-7010, 1-800-363-6080 or visit; Josef Frank fabric (on long cushion), visit Page 131: Principal bedroom: Lamp, bed, Ikea, as above; lamp shades, Mairo,; 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; tub, faucet, Roman bath centre, Toronto (416) 787-1219 or visit; window, Nor-Am, visit; floor tiles, visit; soaps, sponges, gold candles, Ginger’s Bath Centre, Toronto (416) 787-1787, 1-888-444-3292 or visit Page 67: Shower: Shower enclosure, Doors & More, visit; showerhead, Kohler, call 1-800-4-KOHLER or visit for retailers across Canada; Saarinen table, Quasi Modo Modern Furniture, Toronto (416) 703-8300 or visit; towel hooks, Ginger’s Bath Centre, as above; scarf, Hermès, visit Vanity: Sink, console, soap dish, Ginger’s Bath Centre, as above; taps, cabinets, Roman Bath Centre, as above; sconces, Restoration Hardware, visit; baskets, Pottery Barn, visit; pink vase, bowl, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, Toronto (416) 260-9057 or visit Page 68: Modern Oasis: John Tong, 3rd Uncle Design, Toronto (416) 504-5890 or visit; contractor, Luso contracting, Toronto (416) 829-2761. Vanity: Wetstyle sink, faucet, Taps Bath Centre, Mississauga, Ont. (905) 569-1262, Toronto (416) 785-0224, 1-800-263-2976 or visit; vanity, Commute Home, Toronto (416) 861-0521 or visit; door, Loewen, call 1-800-563-9367 or visit for retailers across Canada. Shower: Tile, Stone Tile International, Toronto (416) 515-9000; penny tile, Deco-Tile, Toronto (416) 413-7985 or visit; showerhead, Taps Bath Centre, as above; wood block, Stylegarage, Toronto (416) 534-4343, 1-866-534-4343 or visit; glass installation, Ace Glass & Mirror, (905) 569-6559. Page 69: Throw, Crate & Barrel, visit Page 70: French Retreat: Design, Jill Kantelberg, Toronto (416) 964-0192 or visit Vanity: Rug, Kravet Canada (to the trade), call 1-800-535-3258 or visit for showrooms across Canada; sconce, Luminart, visit; bowl, vase, Cynthia Findlay Antiques, as above. Shower: Marble, Marble Trend, Toronto (416) 783-9911 or visit; bath products, Ginger's Bath Centre, as above. Page 71: Serene Sleek: Design, Nancy Riesco, Riesco & Lapres Interior Design, Vancouver (604) 736-9440. Vanity: Sink, Catalano, visit; Atrio faucet, Grohe, call 1-888-64-GROHE or visit for retailers across Canada. Wet room: Tub, Acri-tec, visit; tub faucet, Aquabrass, visit 
  • Credits

    Lynda Reeves

    Sheri Graham Delagran

    Jason Stickley

    Ryan Louis

    Reiko Caron

    Andrew Noddin

    Michael Kadis

    Jessica Piekarski

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