Entries by Herb

White Home Decor

White Home Decor One of the big colour trends of 2017 has been dark colours — greens, purples, blacks. As much as I love this trend, and it really does work in the right space, nothing can replace my love for white. The reason. It’s timeless. It opens up a space. It creates cohesiveness. It […]

Patio Decorating Ideas

Patio Decorating Ideas Okay — it’s here! Well, almost. Summer is literally right around the corner (though us in  Vancouver are finding that hard to believe). It’s time to extend our spaces and enjoy the outdoors. For me outdoor / summer entertaining is my favourite. It’s more relaxed and feels less pressure to throw the ‘perfect […]

How To Choose Curtains

How to Choose Curtains   Curtains — one of those things that can either make or break a room! Why? Because done right and they add texture, warmth, and dimension to your space. Done wrong…and it can make even the nicest of spaces feel a little off. I have a few tips so you can ensure […]

Kitchen Design Ideas 2017

Kitchen Design Ideas 2017 We’ve all heard this before — kitchen and bathroom renos are the best bang for you buck! It’s really true. Nothing makes us feel better than a beautifully designed kitchen. The thing is though, making those decisions are BIG decisions and EXPENSIVE decisions. In my house we have a ‘newer’ kitchen […]

Home Tour 2017

Home Tour 2017 Do you ever wonder how to finish your space? Or about creating a consistent colour palette that flows room to room? One of the biggest challenges I hear is “How do I pull together a room?” I can relate. Sometimes our spaces are a mis-match of furniture, colour and style. As much as I can try to explain […]

Wallpaper Design Tips

Wallpaper Design Tips It’s been an interesting time! There is a mix of design projects going on right now and I’m realizing more and more “That’s how I like it” (cue the Bruno Mars song). Having different projects that challenge me in creative ways. What I also know is you can bring creativity forward in so […]

What is Hygge?

How do the happiest people in the world live? Have you ever wanted your home to be a collection of what you truly love and is useful too? My hands are in the air! As we’re getting into Spring and with every new season it’s a time for a fresh start in many areas of […]