Decorating & Design
Kitchen Report: What’s Trending Now In Fixtures, Appliances And Accents For The Heart Of The Home
Our 2023 trend report on kitchen design, fixtures, appliances and accents.
Boost Your Kitchen Style With On-Trend Surfaces
Elevate your home with premium quartz! Caesarstone offers a stunning contrast in colours for 2019 — go with Empira White for a sleek finish, or dare to go dark with Black Tempal. These classics will never go out of style, adding a breathtaking finish to any room. Update…
This Bright & Cheerful Blue Kitchen Is An Instant Mood-Booster
There are five different shades of blue on the cabinetry alone.
This Modern Mint Kitchen Is A Millennial Dream
Ashley Lonsdale, a rhythmic gymnastics coach who runs her own gym, knew her North Vancouver bungalow needed serious help. The previous owners had undertaken some DIY work in the kitchen; the result was a thigh-high breakfast bar, a peeling vinyl floor and a deteriorating anaglypta wallpaper backsplash. The biggest…
Inside A Food Writer’s Light-Filled Historical Kitchen
Food writer Lindsay Cameron Wilson tell us why this is her favorite room. “Our home dates back to the early 1850s. It survived the Halifax Explosion of 1917 and housed many families and tenants after the Second World War — I didn’t want to be the one to…
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Moody Cabinetry & Exposed Beams Elevate This Farmhouse Kitchen
This gathering place is perfect for cooking, dining and crafting.
This Sleek “Hidden” Kitchen Makes Minimalism Livable
For a family of four avid skiers who trade city life for Whistler’s powdery runs on weekends, their getaway home’s mid-tone wood and terracotta kitchen was falling flat. Enter designer Peter Wilds, a wizard at making even the sleekest of spaces feel livable and approachable. “My…
This Hardworking Family Kitchen Is The Perfect Gathering Place
It’s fitting that designer Camille Daher hatched her plan for this Westmount, Quebec, home over a laid-back dinner with its owners. After all, for the parents of three, creating a more convivial main floor — with a place to cook and dine at the heart of…
How Much Does It Cost? Budgeting Your Dream Kitchen
Nothing spoils the fun of designing your dream kitchen more than the sticker shock that comes with it. Kitchen renovations usually go over-budget. The best way to stay on budget is to plan carefully. Knowing what things cost will help you strategize where to splurge and where to cut back.
Tips & Tricks for A Functional Kitchen
Presented by: For all the time that you spend in your kitchen, it’s time to make the space work for you. Keep your cooking area functional and fabulous with cabinets and countertops that combine storage and style. Between hosting guests and preparing meals, your kitchen…
Lynda Reeves On Today’s Hot Trend In Kitchen Furniture
This article originally appeared in the October 2018 issue of House & Home When we think of kitchen furniture, what comes to mind is tables and chairs or counter stools and not much else. But, if you were a fashionable bride in Canada or the U.S. in the ’20s or ’30s,…
Trend Watch: Buttery Brass Is This Year’s Update In Kitchens & Bathrooms
It’s no secret that brass hardware is a big trend in kitchen and bathroom design, but lately we’ve seen this warm metal being used in unexpected ways. One of the top trends for 2019 listed in our January issue, buttery brass walks the line between polished and matte. Here…
This Coastal-Cool White Kitchen Masters The Mix
It was a chance Halloween night pit stop that introduced Toronto designer Sarah Hartill to her future client Rachel Turnpenney — and Rachel’s love of entertaining. “The kids and I were out trick-or-treating with a mutual friend and Rachel invited us into her home, where it looked like they were…
This Charcoal Grey Kitchen Foregoes The Usual Formula
Charged with designing a showhome kitchen in London, Ontario, designers Lea Legg and Angela Bobanovic knew just where to start: by tossing the usual formula out the window. “We knew from the beginning we wanted the kitchen to be unique but still have that comfortable feeling; to feel layered…
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