Relaxed Vancouver Condo

  • Having Trouble?
    1) Try reloading the page in your browser
    2) Clear your browser cache (to see how, click here)
    3) Upgrade your browser to the latest version
    4) Ensure you have a good internet connection and that houseandhome.com is not being hindered by firewalls or ad blocking software, etc.
    5) Test using another browser. For example if you are using Internet Explorer, try Chrome or Safari

    If you are still having trouble, please contact us
Runtime: 5:54
Release Date: October 17, 2011
Featuring: Stephen Caldwell

How do you transform a 1960s space into a cottage-inspired retreat in the city? Designer Stephen Caldwell offers tips as he takes us through his 800-square-foot apartment overlooking English Bay. Get ideas for creating a cosy entryway, maximizing natural light and arranging a functional, open-concept living room.

See more photos of this condo in our September 2010 issue.

  • Sources

    Design assistance, Wendy Williams Watt, Grace Studios, Vancouver (604) 684-4183. Page 56: Living room sofa: Sofa,
    brown slipper chairs, round side table, vase (on coffee table), Grace Studios, as above; sofa upholstery fabric, Pace Fabrics, Vancouver (604) 255-1567 or visit pacefabrics.com; throw pillow fabric, Chintz & Company, Victoria (250) 381-2404, Vancouver (604) 689-2022, Calgary (403) 245-3449, Edmonton (780) 428-8181 or visit chintz.com; rug, Banner Carpets, Victoria, B.C. (250) 384-0924, Vancouver (604) 734-1136 or visit bannercarpets.ca; coffee table, wood cabinet, Moe's Home Collection, Vancouver (604) 687-5599, 1-877-687-5599 or visit moeshome.com; vintage wood-back chair, Waddington's Auctioneers & Appraisers, Toronto (416) 504-9100, 1-877-504-5700 or visit waddingtons.ca; floor lamps, Once a Tree, Vancouver (604) 324-2126. Portrait: All flowers, Vancouver (604) 685-3500 or visit getfreshflowers. ca. Page 58: Kitchen: Tile, Creekside Tile Company, Vancouver (604) 876-4900 or visit creeksidetile.com; Jasper Conran dishes, Waterford Wedgwood, call 1-800-668-7585 or visit wedgwood.com for retailers across Canada; oven, Bosch, visit bosch.ca for retailers across Canada; Dualit toaster, Williams-Sonoma, Toronto (416) 962-9455, (416) 260-1255, (416) 781-3770, (416) 621-9005 or visit williams-sonoma.ca; kettle, William Ashley China, Mississauga, Ont. (905) 566-8500, Toronto (416) 964-2900, 1-800-268-1122 or visit williamashley.com; blue bowl (on counter), Martha Sturdy, Vancouver (604) 872-5205 or visit marthasturdy.com; vintage yellow pitchers, Grace Studios, as above; wall colour, Asphalt (R-9990) from the Benjamin Moore collection, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit benjaminmoore.ca for retailers across Canada. Dining area: Settee, armchair, Grace Studios, as above; striped upholstery fabric (on settee), The Natural Textile Company, Vancouver (604) 736-2101, 1-866-333-4633 or visit naturaltextiles.com; chair upholstery fabric, Chintz & Company, as above; mirror, HomeSense, call 1-866-HOME-707 or visit homesense.ca for locations across Canada; pendant, The Fabulous Find, Victoria, B.C. (250) 590-2550 or visit thefabulousfind.ca. Page 60: Cabinet: Cabinet, Moe's Home Collection, as above. Living room with slipper chairs: Side table, Grace Studios, as above; lamp (with striped shade), Jacaranda Tree, Toronto (416) 482-6599. Page 62: Bedroom: Rug, bedding, HomeSense, as above; side table, Pottery Barn, Vancouver (604) 678-9897, Calgary (403) 259-2100, Toronto (416) 597-0880, (416) 785-1233, (416) 962-2276, (416) 621-7779 or visit potterybarn.ca; headboard, Grace Studios, as above; black throw pillow fabric, Chintz & Company, as above; aluminum shutters, Windowworks, Richmond, B.C. (604) 231-1433 or visit windowworks.ca. Bedroom chair: Rug, bedding, HomeSense, as above; side table, Pottery Barn, as above. Bathroom: Sconces, Restoration Hardware, Vancouver (604) 731-3918, Toronto (416) 322-9422, (416) 223-2055 or visit restorationhardware.com; small mirror, Waddington's Auctioneers & Appraisers, as above; countertop, Simply Stones, Vancouver (604) 323-0198 or visit simplystones.ca; faucet, Kohler, call 1-800-4-KOHLER or visit kohler.ca for information and retailers across Canada.

  • Credits

    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
    Lynda Reeves

    DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO
    Sheri Graham Delagran

    DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
    Jason Stickley

    SENIOR PRODUCER
    Ryan Louis

    STYLIST
    Reiko Caron

    EDITOR
    Andrew Noddin

    WEB DEVELOPER
    Michael Kadis

    ONLINE DESIGNER
    Jessica Piekarski

  • Comments (0)

    We welcome comments that are constructive and not of a personal nature.

    Please be respectful of the people who have kindly allowed us into their homes for the benefit of us all.