Yesterday I ventured out to grocery shop for my 86 year old mother and wheelchair-bound brother so that they would not have to. Let me tell you that if you want to pass 3hrs of your time, this is the way to do it! It was my first time out in public in over 3 … Continue reading Hope
Sorry, no reveal this week. The teen bedroom is in sight though! A lot has happened over the past 3 weeks, though not visibly. The room is still very much functioning as my office. If you are reading this blog for the first time, I have entered the One Room Challenge as a guest participant … Continue reading One Room Challenge – Week 6 – The Big Reveal
This teen bedroom is shaping up! We have fabric samples on order and our jumping off point wallpaper has been chosen and ordered. If you are reading this blog for the first time, I have entered the One Room Challenge as a guest participant and have chosen to make over my home office into a … Continue reading One Room Challenge – Week 3
This past week has gone by really quickly for me! Maybe not quick enough for my teenaged daughter though. If you have found my blog through the ORC site, I am turning my home office into a teen girl bedroom. I am participating as a guest participant in the Fall One Room Challenge. I should … Continue reading One Room Challenge -Week 2
I am not an appliance sales person. I will never pretend to be so please don't expect your appliance sales person to be your designer too. Kitchen design is a well thought out plan. Function, ease of use and aesthetics all play roles in how a kitchen is designed. First and foremost is function! A … Continue reading Why It’s Important to Consult Your Kitchen Designer BEFORE You Purchase Appliances.
Twice a year, April and October there is a challenge that us designers follow or attempt to enter. It is called, One Room Challenge. Click on the link to take a look at the other rooms in the challenge. The official media partner of the challenge is Better Homes & Gardens. 20 Designer Influencers are … Continue reading One Room Challenge – Converting An Office Into A Teen Girl Bedroom
I am often asked about the process involved in planning a kitchen and have laid it out so that you all can see what is involved. Initial Contact. This is where you, the client have decided that it is time to plan your kitchen. You call me and set up an appointment for us to … Continue reading Planning a Kitchen
I have something very important to share with you, I am a Holistic Designer. Uh-oh! I said a word that seems to be thrown about an awful lot lately… What exactly is a holistic designer, anyway? Well, let's take a look at the word “Holistic”. Holistic is derived from the Greek word “holos” meaning “entire” … Continue reading What is Holistic Interior Design, Anyway?
Canadian Designer and HGTV superstar Sarah Richardson, has partnered up with Canadian home furnishings brand, Palliser on her own line of furniture, rugs and throws. A very smart partnership as Palliser is the largest home furnishings manufacturer and supplier in Canada.
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Planning the details that will make your renovation seamless.
Why it is important to thoroughly plan your renovation.