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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


A New Presence in Mount Pleasant

Old and new blend seamlessly in The Independent by Rize, which pays homage to the neighbourhood’s past


In the news

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


A kitchen transformation

It’s possible to change the shape and flow of a problematic kitchen while hanging on to some of its interesting architectural details


Gift Guide 2014

Whether you’re already ding-donging merrily on high with your gift buying or frantically struggling for ideas, we’ve made a solid jump on the holiday season for you. Covering homeware and décor bases, check out our


A lovely symmetry

A west coast contemporary house with an indoor pool offers a family of six all the design features they hoped to realize


Fit for a millionaire

Designer Debbie Heal opts for a casual elegance


To dine for: Popcorn recipe by Jean-Georges

Jean-Georges in the Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver, offers this family-sized recipe for his popular Popcorn with Rosemary Salt.


Young Canadians choose to buy

First-time homebuyers put their money where their house is


‘Tis the season to cut the cord

First land lines, now cable TV – it’s the Age of Cord Cutters


Wines for the season

Whether it’s a glass by the fireside or a party sparkler, there are wines to suit the occasion


Versace opens in Vancouver

Versace Home has now opened in downtown Vancouver, showcasing a carefully curated collection of home furnishings, textiles, tableware and glassware.


Urban Barn names a winner

Dexter Dolores has been named Urban Barn’s Next Top Designer.


Bathroom revision

A few deft design changes turn this dated en suite to a classic with big impact


‘Rates should remain low’

Historically low rates boost confidence in the market and offer an invitation to first-time buyers