Large, ocean-view windows and hits of bold colour and pattern combine in this suburban gem. Interior designer Lael O’Brien leads us through her West Vancouver home perched atop an old cottage lot with lush gardens. Tour the art gallery-like entryway, open-concept dining/living room, kitchen with bright turquoise tiles, dark and dramatic den and fun kids’ bedrooms upstairs.

See more of this home in our June 2012 issue.