Tickled pink!

photo-2By Sara Duck

Last week I had the opportunity to check out the HomeSense fall/winter 2014 preview and I must say, you will love what's coming to stores soon. I especially loved the trend of  decorating with pink for the cooler months. Normally associated with the spring and summer seasons, pink is surprisingly versatile and looks très chic when paired with gold, grey and natural wood elements. Swoon! For more information visit

Guest Bedroom Glam

ming-sun-duvet-cover-available-in-4-sizes-400px-400pxBy Heather Draper

The summer season is in full swing and that means a constant stream of visitors is not far behind. But what guest wants to sleep in the old kids’ room or home gym? Interior designer Heather Draper shares her top tips for creating the perfect space for guests with pieces from The Heather Company collection

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Cool collaboration: Sarah Richardson for Hallmark

sarahricharsdon_hallmark_13By Sara Duck

Canadian designer and TV personality Sarah Richardson has teamed up with Hallmark for an exclusive collection of greeting cards, stationary and gift wrap featuring her signature design aesthetic. The collection ranges in price from $1.99 - $29.99 and is now available at Hallmark Gold Crown stores across Canada. "In a world of email and text messages, sending a hand written note is a thoughtful way to connect with someone - it's also a reflection of personal style and expression," says Richardson.  "I'm excited to partner with Hallmark to bring my signature approach to print, pattern and design to a collection of paper products that can be embraced by everyone."  For more information visit

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