In between seasons, in between spaces

208079 TIDG - 6848By Yanic Simard with photo by  Ted Yarwood

Summer is coming! Even if sometimes it doesn’t seem to be arriving fast enough, the warm weather is slowly setting in
outside - it’s only natural to want to enjoy this sunny feeling indoors as well. Apply my design tips, and you can to start to enjoy the great outdoors immediately!

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Planned, Painted, Updated!

77044897(1)By Darryl Karpel

Painting a house is a notoriously time-consuming and expensive endeavour, which is why updates tend not to happen often. But with some careful planning, it’s actually a project that can be completed in a Saturday. Many of these tips might seem like an extra hassle, but will actually make the paint job easier (and therefore faster) and without sacrificing an ounce of quality. And in the end save time on clean-up!

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Q&A with Remodelista’s Julie Carlson


By Sara Duck

Julie Carlson, founding editor of ubber popular design blog visited Toronto this week to support her new book Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home. This must-have book for design lovers and remodelista's alike includes in-depth tours and lessons from 12 inspiring homes; a breakdown of the hardest-working kitchens and baths; do-it-yourself projects and more. HD&R caught up with the busy editor to chat about all things design and remodel related.

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