Posts Tagged ‘design crush’

Design Crush: Golden Lake Rustics

Last week when we headed out for our yearly vacation on the sandy shores of Golden Lake (between Eganville and Barry’s Bay in the Ottawa Valley) I thought I was escaping from the world of design trends for a while…but when we arrived at McMillan’s Cabins one of the first things I saw was this: […]

Design Crush: Bedding Bliss

Transitional Bedroom by Toronto Interior Designers & Decorators Barbara Purdy Design Inc.   Do you drool over the beautifully layered beds in design magazine photos? Are you frustrated that your own bedding doesn’t “fit” like it should? Maybe you’re ready to invest in some custom bedding. I’ve been discussing custom bedding with a couple of […]

Design Crush: Metallic Linen

Metallic linen…you had me at hello. Jennifer Apple, Design Director for Maxwell Fabrics, recently noted that the combination of technology with authenticity and purity in materials is a major design trend for 2014. Maybe that’s why I’ve fallen so hard for these beautiful soft linens bathed in lustrous metallic sheen. They have shimmer and shine […]

Design Crush: Threshold Hampden Stool

I have a quick crush that I need to share with you tonight. It’s a 24″ counter-height stool that I have absolutely no need for, but that I love from afar. Does someone else need an industrial-looking new perch? If you’re a savvy Target shopper, you’ll have picked up on the fact that it’s from […]

Design Crush: Birch Tree Candle Holders

The CB2 holiday flyer was delivered with my Style at Home magazine last week. While we don’t have a store in Ottawa I always browse the flyer for ideas. They do ship here, so if I found something I had to have, I could always order online. This time though, I found something I had to […]

Design Crush: The Royal Bedroom

Even if you’re not a “royal watcher” you might still be intrigued by royal fashion, lifestyle or decor. Or maybe a certain little new prince. Seems like so many people are watching shows like Game of Thrones & The Tudors, or films like Elizabeth & the King’s Speech that it isn’t a surprise that home […]