City Homes

June 6, 2023

California-cool Meets Scandi Minimalism In This Laid-Back Montreal Home

A light and breezy aesthetic was the inspiration behind this renovated house in Montreal’s Mont-Royal neighborhood. “The unique combination of textures makes it cozy yet elegant,” says Tiina Vahtola, founder of Talo Studios. The design firm transformed their client’s builder-basic house into a laid-back retreat using coastal elements like rattan furniture, natural stone and linen, contrasted by sleek millwork and lighting. “I love combining several styles together to create a really authentic space that is unique to the client,” says Tiina.

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Author: Elena Sénéchal-Becker

Brooke Stephenson


Tiina Vahtola