Recent Articles in ‘Design’


A rock star’s artful refuge

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

Folding glass doors create a seamless transition form the living area to the main-floor deck

A house without compromises

Trish and Angelo Lucarino custom- designed their Burnaby home to cater to their own needs and lifestyle


Images of activism

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

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


in the news

Switzer opens new showroom focusing on contemporary design


Saving space without sacrificing function

Three developers use all the tricks in the book to create small but workable kitchens


Colour, shape and texture

Sylvia Tait wants her abstract work to tweak viewers’ imagination


A room with a view

One kitchen becomes two in an award winning West Vancouver renovation


Evoking a bygone era

A Kelowna kitchen takes its design cues from an old-world villa


Revving up the heart of the home

A kitchen for a Richmond family gets some automotive inspiration


Vintage style modern function

Jillian Harris gives a Hollywood Regency home a glittering update


Food, meet function & fashion

The latest in gadgets and appliances for the most important room in the house


heart of your home

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


Modern soul

Sophie Burke’s design ethos marries comfort with contemporary style

a mix of pot lights, cabinet lighting and a statement fixture brings function and style to this Sarah Gallop-designed beach house in Ladner

Out of the shadows, into the light

A well-lit kitchen is one that both functions well and makes you happy