Recent Articles in ‘Design’

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Downsizing
 without compromising

With appliances designed for compact kitchens, 
there’s no need to sacrifice quality and function

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a range of options

Gas or electric, convection 
or induction? Know what you want before you go shopping

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Bright & white

Keep the colour palette simple to create
a clean, CONTEMPORARY kitchen

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Top builders bask
in the accolades

The Georgies once again honour the best 
in B.C. home construction and renovation

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IN THE NEWS

Bathroom fixture manufacturer Aquabrass, which has a B.C. office in Pitt Meadows, is giving customers a way to express their creativity with the limited-edition Kanvas collection.

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The art of impermanence

Peter Combe’s 
three-dimensional works often play on the transitory nature of social media

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Winning formulas

An ideal kitchen needs to consider function, 
flow and storage, but it also has to work as 
a gathering place for friends and family

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Keep your cool


Refrigerators come with lots of bells and whistles, 
so pick one that fits your needs — and your home

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Heart of
 the home

A Maple Ridge family made sure a large, functional kitchen was the dazzling centrepiece of their home renovation

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At The Show: Putting on the Glitz for 2015

Expect the rustic decor trend to give way to glamour, says stylist Janette Ewen

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Mad for Marsala

It’s always interesting to see what Pantone predicts as the colour most likely to start popping up on walls and in fabrics, furnishings and accessories.

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Winning Formula

Award-winning young designer blends classical with contemporary

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Inspired by nature

Gerda Marschall uses vibrant colours to express her love for the eastern Ontario countryside

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At The Show: Keeping it real

Inspiring designs and expert advice are on deck for this year’s BC Home + Garden Show

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In the news

Floral duvet cover and pillow shams from the Kate Spade Saturday collection at West Elm.