Richmond

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This 2,400 square foot two level penthouse suite in Richmond was completely gutted and underwent extensive renovation. Old carpets were removed to give way to new high-end laminate and porcelain tile floors on the ground floor and new carpet on the second floor. The family room was eliminated to create a showpiece kitchen twice the [...]

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Burnaby

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This 2,250 square foot five-bedroom two-level home with basement underwent extensive renovation. New fir floors were installed throughout and walls were repainted in a cool and restful shade of beige. The kitchen underwent a complete transformation as ancient ceramic tile floors were replaced with a warmer slate, an old island kitchen was removed to give [...]

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Shaugnessy

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This 1920s 4,000 sqft Shaughnessy residence is owned by a couple and their two boys. Except for the bedrooms and dining area, it sat unfurnished for 2 years as the couple spent many fruitless weekends visiting countless furniture stores all over town. The problem was that both couldn’t agree on what they wanted for their [...]

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OAKRIDGE

Vancouver West

This 600 sqft condo on Vancouver’s West Side is occupied by an 89-year old lady who has a very positive outlook on life. Not only does she like to surround herself with friends and family, she loves to entertain and help out people from all walks of life.  As she continued to slow down in [...]

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Yaletown

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This 1,701 sqft. three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom townhouse had just been purchased by a young couple to start their new married life. My design team was called to bring the their home up to date as it had been built 17 years earlier and was starting to show its age. Located on picturesque Marinaside Crescent in [...]

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Coal Harbour

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Ever wish you could wave a magic wand and make your home renovation frustrations disappear? This is what faced Izumi, a career-woman, devoted wife and mother. She and her family decided to move back to her 1,500 sqft townhouse inCoalHarbour, after a tenant had just moved out. Izumi wanted several things done: update the kitchen [...]

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Strathcona

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This 3-level 1,500 sqft. townhouse that our company had designed was for the CEO of a hemp-based garment manufacturing firm who create a warm and inviting space to relax and entertain his business employees and personal guests. The space had to accommodate a growing family and also had to be buyer-friendly enough so that the [...]

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Shaugnessy

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As the principal designer of Flowform Design Group, George Verdolaga visits many places to find furniture, artwork and exotic materials for his clients, often supplementing his international finds with inexpensive pieces picked up locally. George likes to use his 840 sqft. condo as a lob for experimenting with new ideas. One of the first things [...]

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Collingwood

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Annie G (a writer) and her husband Benny R (a banker), recently decided to downsize from a 2,300 sqft bungalow in Vancouver to this 950 sqft two-bedroom condo. The couple wanted to create a beautiful space to relax and entertain friends and family. They also wanted their home to reflect the warmth and humor of [...]

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Fabulous Interiors & Clothing from The Great Gatsby Movie (2013)

"The Great Gatsby" is a book by F. Scott Fitzgerland set in the midst of the roaring 20s. It's the story about the rise and fall of James Gatz, who is born a poor Midwesterner and falls in love with a woman who marries someone else while he is in Europe during the war.  Determined to reinvent

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Design Lessons From the Most Expensive House in the U.S.

The most expensive house in the U.S. is currently the Crespi/Hicks estate on #5555 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, Texas. Currently valued at $ 135 million USD,  it’s a 29,000 square foot home built on a 25-acre lot owned by Tom and Cinda Hicks. This couple spent almost a decade and nearly $ 100

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Prepare For Your First Meeting

So you’ve finally taken the first step and called an Interior Designer to discuss your needs and wants. Here’s what you should do to get ready for that first meeting: (1) Gather images of what you’d like your home to look like – An interior designer is not a mind reader and will not

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