Top 2010 Houses

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Runtime: 4:23
Release Date: January 3, 2011
Featuring: Lynda Reeves
Channel: Design Lab

Lynda Reeves and Suzanne Dimma reveal their favourite houses of 2010 — cutting-edge spaces that foreshadowed many 2011 trends. From [Victoria Webster’s vibrant, renegade regency home]( in January 2010 to [Colette van den Thillart’s rustic, European-style cottage]( in August 2010, these homes showcase 2011 must-haves such as bold paint, grasscloth wallpaper, patterned floors, decorative, new-country details and more.

  • Sources
    Architecture, Wayne Swadron Architect, Toronto (416) 486-4800 or visit; design, Philip Gorrivan, New York (212) 339-7696 or, and by Sloan Mauran Interior Design, Toronto (416) 924-2426 or visit; contractor, Mitch Kleinstein, Urban Innovations, Toronto (416) 235-2764 or visit; flowers, Emblem, Toronto (416) 972-9878. Living Room: Portrait, Ranong; drapery fabric in Solarette, Jim Thompson, visit; New Vase wallpaper, Clarence House, visit; carpet, Tai Ping Carpets, visit; trim colour, Elephant’s Breath (229), Farrow & Ball, Toronto (416) 920-0200, 1-877-363-1040 or visit; lamp, The Paisley Shop, Toronto (416) 923-5830; sofa, Louis Interiors, Toronto (416) 785-9909 or visit; slipper chairs, Philip Gorrivan, as above; art (above sofa) by Scott McFarland, Clark & Faria, Toronto (416) 703-1700; runner, Codimat, visit; David Hicks chair fabric (on slipper chairs), Lee Jofa, 1-888-533-5632 or visit; art (in hallway) by André Kertész, Corkin Gallery, Toronto (416) 979-1980 or visit Entryway: Floor tile design, Philip Gorrivan, as above; Cole & Son Woods wallpaper, Kravet Canada (to the trade), call 1-800-535-3258 or visit for showrooms across Canada; mirror, L’Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200; coffee table, Duane Antiques, visit; slipper chair manufacturing, Louis Interiors, as above; trim colour, Elephant’s Breath (229), Farrow & Ball, as above; artwork by Anthony Goicolea, Clark & Faria, as above. Bar: Bar design, window shade, Philip Gorrivan, as above; Alhambra Fret window shade fabric, Quadrille, visit; Bubble chair, Eero Aarnio, visit; black velvet (on walls), Kravet Canada (to the trade), as above; art by Lutz Bacher, Taxter & Spengemann, New York (212) 924-0212 or visit Dining room: Wall colour, Electric Orange (2015-10), from the Colour Preview Collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit for retailers across Canada; wallpaper (on ceiling), Brunschwig & Fils (to the trade), Toronto (416) 968-0699, 1-800-267-3457 or visit; dining table, chairs, Sloan Mauran, as above; drapes, Philip Gorrivan, as above; drapery fabric, Bergamo Fabrics, visit; chandelier, L’Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200. Kitchen: Boffi cabinetry, Italinteriors, Toronto (416) 366-9540 or visit, and at Inform Interiors, Vancouver (604) 682-3868 or visit, or visit; light, Design Within Reach, Toronto (416) 977-4003 or visit; tea towel, Good Egg, Toronto (416) 593-4663 or visit; white bowl, Hollace Cluny, Toronto (416) 968-7894 or visit; white Jonathan Adler vases, white jug, Quasi Modo Modern Furniture, Toronto (416) 703-8300 or visit
  • Credits

    Lynda Reeves

    Sheri Graham Delagran

    Jason Stickley

    Ryan Louis

    Reiko Caron

    Andrew Noddin

    Scott Polley

    Jessica Piekarski

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