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H&M Home Opens In Toronto’s Eaton Center

Toronto’s flagship H&M store has expanded to include home offerings. The massive Swedish retail store launched its home collection today, which means budget-conscious design enthusiasts will be able to get their hands on the label’s fresh décor just in time for spring. Located on the second floor of the store, the home…

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Design News Now: Beyonce’s Superbowl Pad & Top Pinterest Trends

Stay up-to-date with the latest in the world of interior design with our column, Design News Now.  Beyonce rents a $10,000 per night Airbnb for the Superbowl. – The Verge Pinterest releases The Pinterest 100, a board consisting of 100 trending pins in popular categories for 2016. – Pinterest…


How To Make Your Bed Faster In The Morning

Making your bed in the morning starts the day on a productive note – but there’s not always time to do it properly. Kickstarter-backed company Smart Bedding have developed a set of smart sheets to streamline the process. The concept is simple: the smart sheets have snaps that connect your top sheet to your duvet.

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Exclusive Preview: What’s Hot At The 2016 Interior Design Show

It’s a big weekend for the design industry as the the Interior Design Show kicks off in Toronto tomorrow. We got a sneak peek this morning and handpicked the most exciting exhibits, designers and products at the show this year. From unique booth designs to new artisans making their mark, here are the most inspiring takeaways from IDS16.

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Visit Maison Et Objet Paris 2016

One of the most important events in the design industry, Maison et Objet, runs this week in Paris from January 22 to 26. Showcasing more than 3,000 brands, the trade-only show offers professionals access to the latest in decor, design, furniture, accessories and textiles, all inspired by this year’s…

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Why Amy Schumer Has A Newfound Love For Furniture Design

For comedian Amy Schumer, 2016 is off to a pretty good start. She attended President Obama’s speech on gun control at the White House, was nominated for a Golden Globe, and now has a new man in her life – Ben Hanisch, who is a furniture designer. Hanisch runs…

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Get Design Inspiration At IDS16 On House & Home Style Sunday

Sunday, January 24, on the Caesarstone® Stage At the 2016 Interior Design Show in Toronto Get the inside scoop on our 2016 forecast for furniture, art, accessories and more. Plus, find out how to bring the trends home.  …

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Design News Now: A $500,000 Chair And A Stunning New Art Form

Chilean artist Tomás Rivas uses drywall to create incredibly detailed works of art (pictured, right). – Design Sponge Nordstrom launches mini pop-up shop with Danish brand Hay, which features colorful, geometric office and home accessories. – Nordstrom A skull-shaped armchair by French brand Harow is made of 24…

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Toronto Winter Stations Competition Reveals Winning Designs

A steam-emitting canoe, a faux fur-lined dome and a transparent sauna are among the seven winning designs of the second annual Winter Stations competition. Come February, the interactive art installations will decorate the edge of Toronto’s shoreline. Launched last year by the architects at RAW Design, the contest invites anyone to…

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Farrow & Ball To Launch 9 New Paint Colors

Paint purveyor Farrow & Ball is set to add 9 new colors to their venerable collection on February 1st. Ranging from muddy neutrals to dusky pastels and deep, evocative hues, each shade has the depth and personality typical of Farrow & Ball’s paints. It took the Farrow & Ball experts three years to come up with the…

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Be Bold With IKEA’s New Spring Collections

IKEA’s two limited edition collections coming this spring are filled with playful statement pieces featuring bold patterns and vivid color. The GILTIG collection is a collaboration with British menswear designer Katie Eary. Known for bright, in-your-face-prints in the fashion world, Katie’s home line for IKEA is no different. There are fish that jump off plates, bowls…

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Visit Toronto Design Offsite Festival

Save the date! The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (T.O.D.O.) is just a few weeks away. The free city-wide event brings design to the general public with 80 exhibitions at over 60 locations throughout the city, such as City Hall, Design Exchange and various storefronts. Visitors can enjoy art exhibitions, window installations,…

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Williams-Sonoma Founder Dies At 100

Chuck Williams, founder of luxury cooking shop Williams-Sonoma, passed away at age 100 in his San Francisco home on Saturday, December 5, CNN reports. “The Williams-Sonoma family has lost a dear friend, an inspiring mentor and our favorite cook. Chuck Williams’ spirit will…


A Brilliant Way To Carry Cookies

Most methods of carrying cookies result in a few crumbled treats by the time you reach your destination. Cookie Box, the latest invention from the Chicago-based company PieBox, aims to change that. They’ve created a sturdy wooden carrier that’s divided into sections so your cookies won’t topple over onto one…