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Designers Sarah Richardson and Thomas Smythe take us through a 1980s condo they updated for one of their TV producers, Michael Prini. See how they transformed the dark space into a bright, inviting home filled with mid-century modern pieces and personal touches. Learn their tips on where to save and where to splurge — from affordable Ikea cabinets to graphic floor tiles and custom marble countertops.

See more of this home in our February 2013 issue.

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Design, Sarah Richardson, Allison Willson, Tara Finlay and Thomas Smythe, Sarah Richardson Design,

Living room: Flooring, Aspen Wood Floors, (905) 281-2900 or; steel case chairs, Decorum Decorative Finds, (416) 966-6829; chair fabric, Threadcount, (416) 916-9012 or; sofa, Sarah Richardson Design, as above; sofa fabric, drape fabric, Designer Fabrics,
(416) 531-2810 or; horn table, painted wood stool, Snob, (416) 778-8778 or; rug, Elte, (416) 785-7885 or; coffee table, Phil'z, (416) 461-9913; zebra fabric (on pillows), Lee Jofa Showroom (to the trade), (416) 968-0699 or; teal velvet (on pillow), Schumacher,; floor lamp, Design Within Reach, (416) 977-4003 or; embroidered linen vector fabric, Lee Jofa Showroom (to the trade), as above; black and white stripe fabric (on pillows), Primavera (to the trade), (416) 921-3334 or; metal drum table, Decorum Decorative Finds, (416) 966-6829; chairs, Queen West Antique Centre, (416) 588-2212; chair fabric, Schumacher, as above; white tray by Martha Sturdy, steel vases by Georg Jensen, blue vase, Hollace Cluny, (416) 968-7894 or; floor hide, Ikea, 1-866-866-IKEA or; sideboard, Eurocraft Restoration, (416) 762-6919 or; white box, West Elm,; mirror, Guff, (416) 913-8025 or; wall and ceiling colour, Cotton (SR15), nook colour, Launch (SR40), Para Paints, 1-800-461-7272 or

Kitchen: Cabinets, Ikea, as above; appliances, Lowe's, 1-800-445-6937 or; countertop, Latitude, (416) 638-8586 or; backsplash, Saltillo Imports, (416) 441-2224 or; smoked mirror, Adanac Glass, (416) 785-6309 or; cabinet hardware, Summerhill Hardware, (416) 785-1225; faucet, Taps Bath Centre, 1-800-263-2976 or; white bowl by Martha Sturdy, Hollace Cluny, as above; milk-glass balls, Absolutely Inc., (416) 324-8351 or; mercury glasses, Eclectisaurus, (416) 934-9009 or; barstools, Sarah Richardson Design, as above; leather (on barstools), CC Leathers, (416) 462-1229 or; brass stars, Design Within Reach, as above; brass bowls, Elte, as above; pendants, Bocci,

Principal bedroom: Carpet, Allan Rug, (416) 787-1707 or; drape fabric, brown and white silk, Designer Fabrics, as above; headboard fabric, Lee Jofa Showroom (to the trade), as above; lamps, Design Within Reach, as above; leopard fabric, Primavera (to the trade), as above; linen bedding, Restoration Hardware, 1-800-910-9836 or; green lidded box, Absolutely Inc., as above; wall colour, Linen (SR28), Para Paints, as above; Pax wardrobe system, Ikea, as above; metal canisters, Eclectisaurus, (416) 934-9009 or; metal ball bookends, Elte, as above.

Foyer: Floor tile, Saltillo Imports, as above; umbrella stand, Jong Young Food & Flower Market, (416) 922-4421; stool, Hollace Cluny, as above; wall colour, Cotton (SR15), door colour, Snowfall (SR29), Para Paints, as above.

Powder room: Vanity, Ikea, as above; countertop, marble shower jambs, Latitude, (416) 638-8586 or; sink, Cercan Tile, (416) 413-9008 or; faucet, shower fixtures, Taps Bath Centre, 1-800-263-2976 or; mirror, Green's Antiques, (416) 925-1556; wall and floor tile, Saltillo Imports, as above; hand towel, West Elm, as above; vanity hardware, Lee Valley Tools, 1-800-267-8767 or; glass enclosure, Adanac Glass, as above; light fixture, Zig Zag, (416) 778-6495 or; wall, ceiling colour, Every Girl's Dream (P5219-14), Para Paints, as above.

Principal bathroom: Floor and wall tile, Saltillo Imports, as above; travertine shower jambs, Latitude, as above; shower fixtures, bathtub, Taps Bath Centre, as above; glass enclosure, Adanac Glass, as above.


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