Long and lazy weekends curled up with a book by a window or soaking up the sun’s rays on a lounger outdoors. Whether you have a summer retreat of your own or simply want to create the cottage vibe in your own home, here are my top 5 tips to bringing easy breezy cottage style to your decor.
Builder basic homes are popping up everywhere these days. It can be overwhelming to know where to upgrade your finishes and where to stick with the basic offerings. Let me be the first to tell you that it IS possible to add charm and character to your new home. In today's video I share my top tips on how to get creative and elevate the level of sophistication and charm to your home.
Everyone wants the answer, the key to a successful home renovation. Well, today I’ve got the answer. At the beginning of every project we do this to avoid unwelcome surprises through any renovation. Find out what we do!
I’m excited to take part in this year’s Eva’s Initiative Home for Life event! My goal is to showcase a beautiful design that is also sustainable. Creating a sustainable design is not a cake walk and I’m learning while designing for this charity event. Get a sneak peek into my design and challenges that I’m facing!
Designers are definitely an investment, however, what is never mentioned is how working with a designer can actually save you money during a renovation. Here are 5 ways hiring a designer saves you money.
Just because you may be convinced that hiring a designer is the right way to go, doesn’t mean your significant other is also on board. Here are some common reasons why your significant other resists hiring a designer and how you can ease their concerns.
A lot of you have asked about my transition from a MacBook Pro to an iPad Pro. This week I share the pros and cons of making the switch to an iPad Pro and how it helps me run my business and my family.
As the kitchen is normally the heart of the home, and one that will take the biggest budgets to renovate, it can often be a stressful process. I have developed a strong 7 Step Guide that will hopefully make your kitchen renovation stress free and as easy as any renovation can truly be.
When you crave for your home to look like it’s in a magazine, but your home is dominated by growing children, beautiful design can be tricky. Here are 5 tips for achieving beautiful decor when children are in the mix.
What’s the difference between custom and store bought furniture? As a designer I’m always trying to find and incorporate custom unique pieces of furniture into every space I design. However, I can also appreciate the benefits of purchasing from a big box store.
What’s the difference between IKEA vs Custom Cabinetry? When I design kitchens, I always start with creating a design based on the presented budget. From that budget I am able to suggest various designs with either an IKEA Kitchen or a Custom Kitchen.
Colour has become a huge trend, even colour in lighting. From my first visit to High Point Market in North Carolina to everyday retail stores, I have seen an abrupt yet refreshing change in lighting fixtures.
My first time at High Point Market was incredible and inspiring. I saw so much beauty and I really wanted to share some of my favourite key trends that I believe we will be seeing everywhere very soon.
The cooler temperatures have set in. It’s perfect timing to start planning a home renovation! Here are my professional tips on planning and executing a winter renovation successfully to give you the results that you will love.
The holidays are hands down, my favourite time of year. It’s a time to gather, celebrate and indulge. It’s all about giving and sharing and I am often hosting non stop. It can be a hectic season so being prepared always helps! Here are my top 5 holiday must-haves for this year.