2018 Style Predictions

This year will be about using what you have. Taking pieces you love and using them in new ways. So many of us are so blessed, this year is about cherishing those things and finding ways of giving back to our communities. As I look through ideas for up-and-coming style I am reminded of my […]

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Pantone 2018 Colour of the Year: Ultra Violet

Oh, I just love the day they announce the new Pantone Colour of the Year! For 2018 it is Ultra Violet. The Pantone website describes it as: A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future. “We are living in a […]

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Happy Hanukkah!

Best wishes for a holiday full of light and love! Here are some decor, craft and recipe ideas for a wonderful eight nights!

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5 Tips to Make Your Christmas Tree Look Amazing

1. Get a big, real, glorious tree. You can’t beat that smell and Christmas is about memories and traditions and nothing conjures up the memory of happy Christmas pasts faster than the smell of a real tree. And if you live in Toronto, you are in luck! Next weekend December 2nd and 3rd from 10-4, (12-4 […]

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Rustic Cottage Style

I’ve been lucky enough to visit some wonderful cottages this year. I’ve been dreaming and saving for one of our very own. Even though the sleek modern ones are gorgeous, my heart secretly years for someplace rustic and cozy. Here are some gorgeous images to get you thinking about what you’d like. There are still […]

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Happy World Book Day – Gorgeous Home Libraries

Hope you had a wonderful world book day! What are you reading? Here is some inspiration for you to plan your dream library, along with some fun quotes.

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Pantone Colour of the Year 2017: Greenery

On this snowy day of new beginnings, I thought it would be the perfect time to write about the glorious Pantone colour of the year 2017: Greenery. It isn’t apple green or lime green, or bright green. It’s green with a touch of liveliness. Whatever it is, I love it and it’s showing up everywhere. […]

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Decorating on a budget

How to make your place look like a million bucks when you are saving pennies. Here are some ideas to get your creativity flowing:

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Organizing your Pantry

I was talking to a client recently who is happiest in a well organized space. We were discussing kitchens and keeping pantries organized. I mentioned I am a Best British Bake Off fan myself and love spending free time making treats in the kitchen with my daughter. Thing is, I hate shopping. So I spent […]

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Pantone Colour(s) of the Year

Every year, Pantone chooses a colour of the year and 2016 surprised everyone by having two: Rose Quartz and Serenity. I love seeing wonderful hues brought into decor and this pairing makes it gentle and easy. And Serenity has always been one of my favourite colours. “Welcoming colors that psychologically fulfill our yearning for reassurance […]

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