September 22, 2013

One Room Challenge is Happening Again!

If you love following along with the One Room Challenge then you’re in luck cause Linda is gearing up to do it again! …And, if you’ve always wanted to be a participant in the One Room Challenge – well then this is really your lucky day! She’s opened it up to everybody! It all starts […]

March 3, 2013

An Ode to My ORC Peeps

If you blink, you’ll miss it. So I decided to do a little round up of what the ORC girls have been working on the past 4 weeks. Linda wrangled us up to get a room done… And Sarah is doing a room for her son… Sherry cracks us up and is deciding on knobs… […]

February 27, 2013

One Room Challenge – Coffee Table Transformed

Thanks for coming back to check out my progress in the one room challenge! If this is your first visit (I’m so glad you stopped by)  click here to see the first three weeks of my girl glam apartment project.  This past week I tackled a coffee table that my client inherited from her parents […]

February 20, 2013

One Room Challenge – Tufted Bench

Welcome back to week 3 of the One Room Challenge! 20 Bloggers, 20 Rooms and tonnes of creativity & fun!  This week I’m crossing the tufted bench off my list.  My client found it for $120 on Used Victoria and we selected a teal Chenille from Chintz & Co. to re-cover the damaged black velvet.  […]

February 6, 2013

One Room Challenge – Downtown Apartment

Woohoo! It’s happening again peeps…The One Room Challenge is back and this time is more exciting than ever because we are moving on out of my house and into a client space! Follow along for 6 weeks and you can see how I work and maybe take away some inspiration to complete a room in […]

September 28, 2012

Hodge:Podge – I’m So Canadian Today

How sweet is this? The lovely Barbara (who I met during the One Room Challenge this summer) from the stylish Vancouver Blog Hodge:Podge invited me to join her esteemed list of Canadian bloggers and designers in a series she writes called ‘So Canadian, eh?’  I love reading this series about some of my favourite Canadians! […]

August 22, 2012

Shameless Self Promotion

My new office is featured on Emily Clark’s Blog today. Tell me I’m not excited 🙂 Click the banner to go see!

August 1, 2012

One Room Challenge – Week 6 Final Reveal

If you’re reading this … then we made it! Another successful One Room Challenge under the old suspenders.  I’m proud (am I proud? yeah I guess I am) to introduce you to my new design studio / office.  In the past six weeks (thanks to Linda from My Crafty Home Life and the 18 other […]

July 11, 2012

One Room Challenge – Week 3

Hi! And thanks for coming back to check in on my progress in the One Room Challenge (ORC).  (ORC is 6 weeks, 20 bloggers/20 rooms and Lots of action!!) If this is your first glimpse of my project you can check out weeks One and Two right here.  This past week I made my requisite […]

June 27, 2012

One Room Challenge – Part Duex

Sweet! I was lucky enough to get asked by Linda at My Crafty Home Life to throw my hat into the ring of another awesome Room Challenge.  If you followed me last time you might remember that each blogger selects a room to feature and works and blogs weekly to finish it over a six […]

March 7, 2012

I’m Featured!!! West Elm – Front & Main

Check Out West Elm’s Front & Main Blog Today…You might recognize my room!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Click below for a link to their site!

February 1, 2012

Week 3 – One step forward…

This week I worked on my bedside tables…I feel like I busted out of the gates ready to get’er done and now it’s like I’m a bit stalled with this painting project.  As you all know things rarely go as you think they will and so I improvised with the painting and distressing, giving up […]

January 26, 2012

Layered for Less

The Layered look is my favourite. A mix of styles and a layering of texture and memories are what makes rooms personal and in my opinion successful.  I often I see people wheeling around home stores with a cart FULL of items that appear to be for the same room.  This approach is rarely successful […]

January 18, 2012

Week 1 – Inspiration & Intention

Inspiration…it comes in many forms. For this master bedroom I’m inspired by masculine greys and khakis. I saw this pic of one of Eric Cohler’s bedrooms awhile back and it stuck with me. I love the moody grey combined with modern and traditional art pieces.   I also love this gray grass cloth wallpaper and […]

January 17, 2012

One Room Challenge

So guess what I’m doing the next few weeks? A one room challenge with 14 other talented Design bloggers from around North America! So fun…can’t wait….so much to do!…so little time!  I hope you can check in every Wednesday for the next 6 weeks to see my progress and check in on the other bloggers […]