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Layer Upon Layer

Layer Upon Layer

Redecorating your space with design icon Suzanne Dimma. Words by Kristy Elik As dedicated to creating lovely personal home and away spaces with her husband (fellow designer Arriz Hassam, principal and owner of…

Styling For Dollars

Styling For Dollars

Money pro Linda Leatherdale shows how a smart renovation pays off.  Words by Kristy Elik Photos provided by Michelle Major, Foxglove Design Simply put, numbers don’t lie. Recent results from…

Refresh Your Space

Refresh Your Space

Mississauga real estate broker and HGTV host offers advice on living stylishly. Words by Kristy Elik She’s a style maven whose expertise and eye for fun, practical, often unexpected but always cheeky design…

Design Sense and Sensibility

Design Sense and Sensibility

An experienced eye for beauty takes interior projects from drawing to completion. Words by Kristy Elik Since 2008, she’s helped homeowners in Mississauga conceive and create visions of their perfect spaces, from one-room redesigns to entire renovations.…

The “It” Girl

The “It” Girl

With a stunning new range of furniture, Jane Lockhart is sitting comfortably. Words by Kristy Elik Designer, spokesperson, author and television personality Jane Lockhart is fast earning a reputation as Canada’s go-to furniture designer. After six…

Norse Code

Norse Code

Lynda Reeves talks design, holiday decor and deciphers the secrets of “New Nordic Style.” Words by Kristy Elik Canadian publishing magnate Lynda Reeves seems satisfied as she sits back and…

Hot Property

Hot Property

With the launch of her new HGTV show and signature range of fabrics, Sarah Richardson’s star is burning brightly. Words by Kristy Elik To style-conscious Canadians, the name Sarah Richardson…

Life Is Suite

Life Is Suite

Words by Chris Carriere Scott McGillivray hosts HGTV’s Income Property, where he takes decrepit basements and plain residential dwellings and refurbishes them into legal, profitable income suites. With secondary suites…

The Backyard Revolutionary

The Backyard Revolutionary

Vive Lafrance! Long live the liberator of yard life. Words by Chris Carriere If Paul Lafrance looks like he should be fronting a hard rock band rather than driving nails…

Holmes Beyond Homes

Holmes Beyond Homes

HGTV star Mike Holmes is celebrating 10 years on television, and thinking bigger than ever. Words by Chris Carriere This March, HGTV’s Mike Holmes marks the 10th anniversary of his…

Solid Foundations

Solid Foundations

When it comes to quality craftsmanship, HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler hits the nail on the head. Words by Chris Carriere Bryan Baeumler is one of the biggest names in reno television.…