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Superb Style and Functionality

Superb Style and Functionality

This year, Scavolini celebrates its 60th anniversary of delivering sophisticated and distinctive Italian style to the world. The Italian house of design has introduced four striking new modular collections for kitchen and bathroom, all of them boasting the...

Colour in the Kitchen

Colour in the Kitchen

Colour has become a delightful design element in kitchens in recent years. Cabinetry colours range from vibrant reds and oranges to cool blues and soft greens. Here’s a sampling of some of our favourite colourful kitchens.  Photography: Valerie...

A Step Further

A Step Further

Photography: Rhonda ThorntonStyling: Jack Creasy Calacatta marble tile from Stone Tile gives the stove’s backsplash a subtle pattern. Counter and island tops are Calacatta Lincoln honed marble with a custom-made edge profile from Select Granite Tops. It started...

A Life With Flowers

A Life With Flowers

Poet/essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that “Flowers … are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities in the world.”  Florist Dominique Desjardins may well agree. She spends her days surrounded by such...

Lakeside Gentrification

Lakeside Gentrification

No expense was spared by the owners of a New England-style cottage on the north shore of Lake Champlain when it came time to upgrade their property. It has 200 feet of waterfront, a private boat launch and...

Doing it Her Way

Doing it Her Way

We’ve all heard the old professional standards. A surgeon should never operate on a family member; or a lawyer who represents himself or herself in a courtroom has a fool for a client. But what is the rule...

Material Concerns

Material Concerns

Decisions, decisions. You’ve decided to renovate your kitchen. That’s the easy decision. Now comes the challenge as you face down a mind-boggling array of materials. Countertops can be especially difficult to choose given the range of choices on...

The Right Lights

The Right Lights

The right lighting in kitchens and bathrooms can boost comfort and beauty considerably. But with such a vast array of lighting options on the market, it can be difficult to choose the right pieces. We asked Glyn Austin,...

Pro-Calibre Cuisine

Pro-Calibre Cuisine

Cooking as entertainment, cooking as passion, cooking as nurturance, cooking as meditation: there are many reasons we prepare food. For professionals and amateurs alike, having the right equipment is always important. Although much can be done with just...

Plenty Of Space Indoors And Out

Plenty Of Space Indoors And Out

PHOTOGRAPHY: DANIEL HWANGSTYLING: ALEXANDRA HRISTOVA Alexandra Hristova has a passion for transforming the ordinary into something extraordinary. It’s at the heart of every residential project she undertakes, enabling her to create enticing and intriguing spaces that reflect the...

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