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The “IT” pieces in decor…..

Ever been out shopping….browsing thru magazines/online…..watching a TV show and then seen…. IT? The “IT” being that most amazingly cool piece that is calling out to you, telling you it belongs in your home? No? Well I have…… MANY times! … Continue reading

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Lighting for the home…

Over the weekend we made a trip to a newly opened lighting store in our city. Wow. Was I ever surprised by the spectacular choices available to us in this little store….we no longer have to make special trips into … Continue reading

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Inviting, warm, cosy…….the Fireplace

Those three words describe how I feel when I see flames dancing in a fireplace. The smell of wood and the crackle sound as it burns…..Ahhhhh! What’s not to love? A fireplace invites you to curl up on the couch … Continue reading

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France…..Travel Porn for the senses

Travel Porn Trahvul-pohrn (noun) Definition: Any visual material produced for the purpose of creating excitement for a destination An amazing introductory into the temptations awaiting in France…..the food, history, surrounding beauty of the countryside, wonderful smells……oh, and I LOVE that … Continue reading

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Dreaming of a Master Bathroom: “The Plan”

Our home here in Alberta has been undergoing change since possession day last May (2012). It’s an older home built in 1979 with a backyard backing onto the forest. When I first walked into it with the realtor, I just … Continue reading

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Open shelving in the kitchen

I love the look of open shelves and it’s ability to showcase beautiful dishes or any other display worthy collections in a harmonious theme….. Traditional Kitchen design by San Francisco Architect Gast Architects *** Traditional Kitchen design by San Francisco … Continue reading

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Kitchen’s inspired by salt air and sunshine

I don’t really like to cook when the weather is hot & humid outside, but looking at these gorgeous kitchens and I’d almost be motivated enough to cook a turkey dinner. Well, not really….. but don’t they look absolutely delicious? … Continue reading

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Beach inspired-Vignettes

vi•gnette noun \vin-ˈyet, vēn-\ Definition of VIGNETTE a small decorative design or picture so placed When looking up the definition of the word vignette I was surprised to learn it had numerous meanings…in literature, graphic design, a location on a … Continue reading

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