All of these simple enjoyments in life are encompassed in the Danish concept of HYGGE (pronounce hoo-ga) which does not have a direct translation to one word but rather a broader feeling of contentment and well being. It is an important part of Danish culture and national identity.
My recent renovation project in South Surrey, BC for my clients was for the entire house, but people always seem to enjoy seeing before + afters. Here are the three […]
I saw s o o o many gorgeous chandeliers touring the Chateau on my trip to France, I am sharing a few with you today. Versailles Hall of Mirrors or […]
Love the starburst mirror. Mirror on Mirror
Officially 2 months til Christmas, and here is a little visual inspiration for a festive season. I am offering a unique seasonal decorating service by combining my talents with those […]
Abundance. In appreciation of the abundance of natural beauty and a wealth of enjoyment, here is a collection of my favorite travel pictures in honour of Thanksgiving in Canada. It […]
Classic. Timeless. Ethereal. Elegant.
British Designer Kelly Hoppen is all about texture, east meets west, neutrals and loves buddhas, crystals and black wood. Famous for her ability to mix vintage with rustic with modern […]
West Coast indeed
Pictures of the 2009 PNE Prize Home Exterior. Decorating outdoor space has most of the same considerations as indoors… making it functional and beautiful. As an extension of living space, […]
Hot off the press… BC Home Magazine featuring the 2009 PNE Prize Home, just in time for the fair opening today! View virtual magazine here ~ I am partial to […]
The Facts… 1500 Booths 700 Dealers from more than 15 States 240,000 sq’ of space It just simply does not get any better than this if you like antique or […]
I bought a book titled “the Power of Style” in 1994. The authors combed through archives of fashion and culture magazines from the past 100 years and chose the style […]
VOILA … the 2009 PNE Prize Home ~ decorated by a talented team of designing women from the BC Chapter of the Canadian Decorator’s Association. Please see lower half of […]
See the potential