Decorating & Design

See What Happens When A Family Trades The City For The Country

A couple from Montreal traded the city for the country, and built their dream home in the Laurentians from the ground up. Montreal designers Alexandre Blazys and Benoit Gérard of BlazysGérard brought a polished sophistication to homeowners Sylvie and Jean-François’ vision, taking inspiration from the traditional homes of coastal Maine, New York and Vermont, and also the work of American architect Robert A.M. Stern. “We imagined a home, like in the movies, that’s always open to everyone,” says Jean-François. Invite yourself into the beautiful space below.

Author: Catherine Sweeney

Maxime Desbiens


House & Home September 2017


Alexandre Blazys and Benoit Gérard, BlazysGérard