April 29, 2012

Old School Red Paint

Ever admire an old barn or building painted in glorious shades of red? I love the juxtaposition of red buildings set in a golden prairie and I was happy to find a document, while procrastinating working at the archives the other day, that conjured these visions for me. Check out this recipe for paint ca […]

April 27, 2012

Small Cool 2012

Don’t miss this years entries in the Small Cool Contest at Apartment Therapy…Which ones are you voting for??  

April 23, 2012

IKEA Richmond – Re-Opening

  If you’ve been wondering why IKEA Richmond hasn’t had your favourite items in stock lately, it’s because they’ve been under construction and getting ready for an expansion & re-opening beginning April 25th.  I noticed this morning that they are having scavenger hunts around Vancouver for coupons in amounts up to $1000 … click here […]

April 17, 2012

Home Show 2012

    Don’t miss Victoria’s biggest home and garden show April 20-22nd at the Juan De Fuca Rec Centre located at  1767 Island Highway. (Pic is the link as usual)  

April 9, 2012

Trade Roots – Victoria, BC

There is another great reason to head down to Victoria’s Design District! Trade Roots, is an industrial antique furniture and decor store located at 545 Herald Street featuring one of a kind pieces you are sure to love.  Local owners, Carla and Christos Koulas, are breaking through the existing French, English and mid-century antique market […]

April 3, 2012

Domino Magazine – April 17, 2012

April is a great month…it’s spring, it’s the birthday month of my better half and this particular April is special because Domino Magazine is once again hitting news stands. Watch for it April 17th!

April 2, 2012

Sagers Outlet Store

I was in one of my favourite local stores, Sagers Home Living,  this weekend and noticed advertisements for a clearance outlet location. Hellooo!! They are located at 2809 Quesnel Street and open Saturday and Sunday 12-4pm.  The Outlet carries showroom samples and discontinued items.  Guess where I’ll be on Saturday? I have to check it […]