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The Lakehouse: See The Big Reveal!

Lynda Reeves reflects on the joyful journey of reimagining The Lakehouse. 

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25 Charming Summer Spaces That Will Inspire You To Panel Every Wall

Shiplap, beadboard, tongue and groove... oh my!

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This Breezy Muskoka Cottage Is The Epitome Of Luxury

See how designer Cory DeFrancisco capitalized on the gorgeous lake views!

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This Modern Cottage Embraces The Rugged Landscape Of Georgian Bay

There's even a two-bedroom bunkie with a large deck for enjoying the lakefront view!

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This Bowen Island Retreat Boasts Mountain & Ocean Views

By leaving many of the surrounding trees in place, the house takes on the feeling of being part of the forest.

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Visit A Designer’s Colorful Cottage-Style Barn

At her Kawarthas property, designer Emily Griffin created a cool hangout loved by the whole family.

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This Contemporary Muskoka Cottage Celebrates Its Natural Surroundings

Natural elements and colors blend the house into the rustic landscape!

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You’ll Want To Spend Every Weekend At This Private Island Retreat!

The 4,800-square-foot house shows a refined respect for its surroundings.

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This Sweet Cottage Proves You Don’t Have To Travel Far To Relax & Unwind

“In the evenings, we like to lounge on the Muskoka chairs and have a glass of wine by the fire,” says designer Caroline Bouffard.

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15 Creative Cottage Projects You Can Do This Weekend

Senior design editor Jennifer Koper shares her favorite easy updates.

Cottages & Country

Escape To A Designer’s Cozy & Colorful Barn!

We know where we want to visit this weekend!

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Tour A Tranquil Cottage That Is One With Nature

The interior’s expansive windows give the impression of being outside when indoors.

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This Designer’s Boho Cottage Is The Ultimate Escape

Designer Sam Sacks recounts how she turned a no-frills cabin into the cottage of her fantasies. A decade ago, my husband, Paul Kilback, and I had three young kids, an oversized mortgage on our Toronto home and no job security to speak of — I’d left…

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Find Your Cottage Style: 45+ Modern & Minimal Summer Spaces

You'll find cool kitchens, sculptural fixtures and sleek styling in these pared-back spaces.

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The Most Picturesque Eastern Townships Getaways

Nestled near mountains and lakes, the area's natural beauty is a huge draw.