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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…

Budget

How To Refresh Your Space Without Buying Anything New

With prolonged periods of time spent at home (read: staring at your rooms), the urge to redecorate and rearrange is at an all-time high. Before you start filling your online shopping carts with items you don’t need, see what some of our favorite designers have to say about sprucing up…

Decorating Advice

10 Designers Share Their Style Predictions For 2020

Find out what looks we’ll suddenly see everywhere!

Entryways & Mudrooms

Vote For House & Home’s Best Entryway Of 2019!

Which one delivers the warmest welcome?

Decorating & Design

Vote For H&H’s 2019 Home Of The Year!

See our most stunning home tours and tell us your top pick.

Home Tours

In Bed With Designers: Sam Sacks’ Bedroom Getaway

Take a peek inside the designer's serene space that was designed around the fireplace.

Cottages & Country

Escape To A Designer’s Breezy & Boho Cottage

Sam Sacks shows us how she reinvented an 800-square-foot hunting shack into a spacious oasis for the whole family.

Home Tours

Main Floor Makeover: A Fresh & Curated Space

See how designer Sam Sacks gave this disjointed '90s family home a much-needed facelift.

Homes

This Sunny Abode Masters The Art Of California Cool

Visit a light-filled family home that is the epitome of SoCal chic.

Bathrooms

Tour A Bathroom With Rich Woods & Exotic Patterns

Designing a bathroom that a mother and her 12-year-old son can both agree on is no easy task. Luckily, designer Sam Sacks is a master at mixing eras and styles. Her client Mary Bredin, who shares the bathroom with her son, Rory, rents out the basement and third…

Decorating & Design

A Modern-Meets-Vintage Home With Quiet Holiday Decor

In Jeff Magwood and Amy Halpenny’s 15-foot-wide Toronto Victorian, Nana’s antiques are right at home beside modern white-oak herringbone floors and crisp white walls. The striking mix of old and new is all thanks to designer Sam Sacks. Sam respects the tenets of great design — symmetry, scale and proportion — so she had the chops…

Decorating & Design

How To Bring Moroccan Style Home

Get designer Samantha Sacks's tips to master Moroccan style.

Kitchens

Top 10: Best House & Home Kitchens Of 2015

A look back at the most swoon-worthy kitchens of 2015.