Colour, shape and texture

Colour, shape and texture

Sylvia Tait wants her abstract work to tweak viewers’ imagination

Revving up the heart  of the home

Revving up the heart of the home

A kitchen for a Richmond family gets some automotive inspiration

Our love affair  with rhododendrons

Our love affair with rhododendrons

The hardy evergreen is a perfect PICK for West Coast gardens, but choose yours carefully

heart of your home

heart of your home

The Right Appliances Can Make You a Star in the Kitchen. Really

An unconventional dream home

An unconventional dream home

The Diesing house in south Langley is A CREATIVE realization of one couple’s bucket list

Romance in bloom

Romance in bloom

Gardens that evoke feelings of love are highlighted at this year’s Vancouver Sun Gardeners’ School

designing women

designing women

Take your creative inspiration from these three BC Home + Garden Show speakers

Colour her confident

Colour her confident

Design pro Amanda Forrest isn’t afraid of bold hues and encourages homeowners to be just as fearless

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heart of your home

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All are opening to the public this year in the Okanagan and are already producing superlative wines


Images of activism

Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun’s work highlights the battle for First Nations rights


A rock star’s artful refuge

Bif Naked’s condo on False Creek is an exuberant mix of colours, textures and personal keepsakes


The heady fragrance of summer blooms

Plant flowers that smell as good as they look to enhance your sensory experience


Developers are learning to cater to downsizers

Trading a big house for a condo or townhouse appeals to many people, but it has to be the right fit


A lakeside oasis in Morgan Creek

The Hometown Heroes Lottery has brought back a favourite from last year’s draw, revamped and ready for THE GRAND-PRIZE winner to move in


Take it outside

four award-winning projects show you how to make your backyard a seamless part of your living space


find upscale elegance in south surrey

Expect the unexpected with Soho by Zenterra, the latest offering from award-winning Zenterra Developments Inc.


sophisticated living IN False Creek

Navío at The Creek: Homes offer urban refinement and feature exquisite design


Even outside Vancouver, real estate is sizzling

The Sunshine Coast and the Okanagan are seeing record sales, partly fuelled by Metro Vancouverites cashing in

Canoes on Marsh Lake near the Inn on the Lake.

Yukon, the new food frontier

If you think all the northern TERRITORY has to offer in terms of cuisine is potatoes, get ready to eat your words


Right at home in Edgemont Village

Connaught, a new mixed-use development, is designed to fit seamlessly into the North Vancouver neighbourhood

Ross’s shop near Granville Island, which sells everything from textiles and  art to vintage finds.

The Subdued eclectic

Heather Ross takes her artistic inspiration from nature and her own imagination


Fresh ideas for summer cocktails

Take inspiration from your garden when crafting warm-weather drinks to sip outside


hit the deck

Everything you need to enhance your outdoor living this summer