DECOR AND HOME STYLE

Yanic Simard

Neutral Debates: Grey vs Beige in Your Decor

Whether you embrace colour, or hide from the wilder hues, neutrals are essential to any design. However, there are two major sides one has to choose from when selecting a neutral: beige vs. grey. To help settle the Great Neutral Debate (at least in your own home), here's some advice on the best both grey and beige have to offer.
Yanic Simard

A Simple Way to Transform Furniture

I often say hardware is one of the most overlooked ways to transform a furniture piece. But how do you go about choosing from the virtual sea of nifty knobs and pretty pulls? Here's my guide to determining the correct location, style and placement of your new practical accents so you can get the biggest effect from this easy DIY transformation.
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Spring Forward With These Simple Home Décor Tips

Dreaming of a whole new home look, but don't want to start from scratch? We can help. Welcome to the world of "seasonal adjustment" and decorative "tweaks." Today's epistle will help turn tricks without upsetting your bank manager. Our counsel, carefully heeded, proffers design elasticity like never before.
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Roses Aren't Just For Valentine's Day

Floral fads may ebb and flow, but the rose's appeal remains constant, well beyond a Valentine's Day vaseful.In home decor, roses have long been a favourite motif, in wallpapers, lace, chintz, and soft...