I always look forward to Saturdays for some really good family time, and taking a step back from work. It always helps me to feel refreshed and excited to get back into things on Monday! In case you missed it, this past week, I shared on the blog my favourite ways to style the large wall space over a sofa. (You can read it here!) Image from our Toronto Project We also posted the tutorial of how Steve made our fireplace mantel from the One Room Challenge. We are so glad so many of you guys have found it helpful, and are hoping to show more of the behind the scenes with some of our future projects! We also shared… Read more »
My sister and brother in law moved into a cute little home last year, and I was more then happy when they asked me to help redesign the layout of the kitchen and main floor living space! They wanted the space to feel more spacious and brighter, and have a a french country style.
This past fall, I shared the reveal for our One Room Challenge living room makeover, and was getting so many questions about the fireplace mantel and how we got the look. I loved this style for a while, and loved the idea of it made from concrete. I drew out the design for Steve in the morning and he left to go get all the supplies to make a mould. This would have been his first time ever making something out of concrete, and after talking it over with my grandfather (who’s done it a bunch of times) he decided it would be a really tough piece to try on his first attempt. With the tight timeline, he called me up and… Read more »
The wall space over a sofa can be a big one to fill! Whether you have 2 feet of space to work with or 2 inches, here are my favourite ways to make it a focal point in the room.
IDS is this weekend, and Steve and I attended yesterday. I shared this image on Instagram of my favourite display by Design Theory. I’m hoping I’ll get the chance to do some beautiful glass shower doors in one of our upcoming projects! This past week, we also photographed our Toronto remodel with Cameron St. and I am so excited to finally be sharing the full project with you guys with some crazy before and afters! I received the images from our Cameron remodel, and this kitchen has seriously so much character and charm! I will share a sneak peak with you guys on Instagram next week, and the full tour later on the blog! I received a lot of… Read more »