June is the month many of us wait for – it’s the official kick off to SUMMER! Many of our favourite restaurants have their fresh, bright summer menus on display, the grass is greener and the garden centres are buzzing.
Spring and summer are a busy time. The weather is generally better and everyone wants to get to work sprucing things up at their home after the winter months. It is a robust time for home sales and for people to update their homes to make them more comfortable and enjoyable. We see new colours and patterns, trendy outdoor living spaces and a refresh of the interior.
Beautiful sunshine, flowers are starting to bud, and most everyone has that urge to take down walls and make huge changes to their living spaces. STOP! Let’s think about what it is that we want to accomplish and most importantly let’s think about our budget.
Our bedrooms are the epicentre of our romantic relationships, and with Valentine’s day just around the corner I thought it a perfect topic. Certain aspects can make or break the romantic mood within a room, so let’s look at what it takes to make a bedroom romantic
Our designers Claire McMillan and Cori Logan recently had the privilege of attending the Furniture Market in Las Vegas. This Market sets the pace for what’s cool and cutting edge in a cross-category showcase that spans furniture, home décor, outdoor living and gifts.
The mid-century modern revival has been going strong now for the last few years and shows absolutely no sign of slowing down. I would argue that this design and architecture movement never really went out of style at all, as some iconic pieces never went out of production and belong in the “timeless” category of design. Mid-century refers to a style that became prevalent after WWII and carried through to the late 1960’s.