Colour Inspiration – Simply White

You realize when you go to the paint store just how many shades of white paint exist.  Picking the right one can prove as challenging as any other colour.  When choosing that perfect white ensure your undertones are consistent with other surfaces in the room.  Also consider the natural or artificial light that the room receives.  If it’s […]

By |July 14th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How to make the most of your Entryway

Whether you refer to it as an entryway, foyer or front entrance it’s an area of our home that is often overlooked when it comes to decorating and making a design statement.  Large or small the entryway is a great space to create a welcoming vignette for visitors or simply for you to enjoy.  There […]

By |July 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Colour Inspiration – Spotlight on Yellow

Whether you call it mustard, lemon or saffron, yellow is a great colour to introduce into the interior or exterior of your home.  Yellow is such  a cheerful colour to decorate with and is guaranteed to bring warmth to any room in your home.  There are so many versions of this complex colour that I think […]

By |May 11th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Colour Inspiration – It’s not easy being Green!

I’m not sure why but people seem to either love or passionately dislike the colour green.   Green is one of my favorite colours but honestly there aren’t many colours that I don’t love as long as they are used in the right application.  Today I am going to try and convince those who don’t […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

When is an Accent Wall a Good Idea

I suspect today’s blog is going to be a little shorter then usual due to having only one useable hand.  A couple weeks ago (apparently with lots of other Calgarians) I managed to slip and fall on ice fracturing my right wrist.  It’s been almost two weeks now since I’ve had surgery and as […]

By |April 7th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Colour Inspiration – Navy Blue

There are some colours more versatile than others and for me navy blue is one of my go-to-colours that never fails.  Navy blue is great as a neutral or it can be used as an accent colour.  Sometimes referred to as Indigo, navy is a timeless, sophisticated and classic colour.  It can be paired with so many other colours such […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

A Popular Colour Trend – Dark and Dramatic

Following colour trends is a great way to get inspiration for your home.  Dark and dramatic interiors may make you a bit nervous but there are many ways to implement this trend into your home.  When decorating your home I would always recommend that your more permanent finishes such as counters, flooring and cabinets be as […]

By |February 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How to Add Colour into Your Home

A few months ago my daughter-in-law asked me about adding some colour into their home.  She likes the gray wall colour used throughout the home but wanted to add some additional colour.  Whether it’s in large or small doses adding a splash of colour into your home is a great way to make a […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Personalize your Home with a Gallery Wall

If you are looking to inject some personality into your home a gallery wall is an ideal design feature.   A gallery wall is flexible as it can be used with both traditional or modern décor.  It can also fill those large, hard to decorate walls and showcase your valued memories.   This is a beautiful example of a […]

By |January 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Tips on how to Choose Paint Colours for your Home

I know that choosing paint colours for our home can be a very overwhelming process.  Our home is very personal and we want to get it right the first time.  Here are three tips that can help you decide on what colours will work in your home.

Tip #1
   The current trend may not work with your existing surfaces […]

By |January 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments