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Japanese Aesthetic and Canadian Home Decor

  The Japanese aesthetic known as wabi-sabi is influencing segments of western home decor. Shall we call it urban rustic?    Wabi: humble, primitive, rustic and simple.   Sabi:... 



Our Homes, Our Souls

 “Your soul comes alive in cherished friendships, family gatherings, and the care you bring to your home.” Thomas Moore    What do you value in a home? It’s not easy to put... 



Bookshelves – Telling Your Story

I’ve been thinking about bookshelves lately and I’d like to encourage you to do the same. Entering a home, it is amazing how much we can ‘read’ about who lives there... 



Surface Matters

Has your living space become unmanageable or unsettling? Too much stuff? Are you unhappy about how a room feels when you enter and spend time in it? Are you interested in creating more... 



A Fresh Look at Your Living Space

Do the rooms in your house support the way you live? Do they speak about who you are as people? I’m not talking about perfection or impressing your friends with an expensive... 



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