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Home Tours

An Open-Concept Family Home Where Style & Storage Abound

Designer Emilia Wisniewski proves just how pretty and practical a family home can be!

Decorating & Design

A Lackluster Kitchen Becomes The Ultimate Family-Friendly Hub

The blue kitchen island and lower cabinets add an inviting splash of color!

Condos & Lofts

Fearless Decorating Moves Make This Basic Condo Feel Like A Home!

See how designer Olivia Botrie turned the space into a family-friendly hangout.

DIY Projects

DIY: A Playful Indoor Swing

Design bloggers Chris and Julia Marcum share their step-by-step guide.

Home Tours

Makeover: Retro Furniture & Bold Paint Add Interest To This Family Home

The star of the show is the deep emerald green hutch in the dining room!

Decorating & Design

Step Inside A Whimsical Home With Eclectic Style

See how bold wallpaper and vibrant color enliven the space!

Homes

This Light & Bright Family Home Is Renovation Goals

The homeowners wanted the space to be light and bright but also warm and comfortable!

Home Tours

A Family-Friendly Main Floor Fit For Entertaining

The homeowners needed a living-dining room that worked for both playdates and dinner parties!

Living Rooms

Inside A West Coast Retailer’s Ski Chalet-Inspired Living Room

Jonathan+Olivia founder Jackie O’Brien Jones tell us why this is her favorite room.  “The move happened in a matter of months. Our son, Phoenix, who’s seven, really loved spending time outdoors in Northern Ontario, and that helped us realize we wanted to bring up our little boy…

Recipes

Master Weekend Entertaining With The New Cookbook, See You On Sunday

New York Times food editor Sam Sifton’s latest cookbook is all about rediscovering Sunday supper and gathering friends and family for a meal. Casual weekend hosting just makes life better, and Sam’s generous book of 200 recipes will definitely help you feed a crowd. Full of international flavors (think: Chicken Adobo…

Home Tours

How To Make A Traditional Home Work For A Young Family

See how designer Maia Roffey gave this abode a modern touch!

Homes

Step Inside A Designer’s Rustic & Refined Family Home

Designer Jordy Fagan of Collective Studio and her husband, Ben, were planning the transformation of their dream home when a surprise discovery altered their plans. “About a month into the renovation, we found out we were expecting twins,” she says. So, the walk-in closet turned into a nursery for…

Home Tours

Main Floor Makeover: A Young Family’s Light & Lively Home

Designer Orsi Panos gave a bland abode plenty of personality without any structural changes.

Home Tours

Modern Makeover: A Bungalow Goes From Dated To Dazzling!

See how this 20-year-old family home got a much-needed facelift.

Kitchens

A White & Wood Kitchen With Tailored Farmhouse Style

With three preteen boys, a large extended family and a love of cooking and entertaining, homeowner Renata Roti knew she needed a hardworking kitchen. “She wanted to feel like she was part of the party, so the kitchen had to have views to the adjoining great room and have plenty of…