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Colour Psychology 101

Colour Psychology Guide Red Feelings:  Excitement, dramatic and emotional; passion, fire and romance Historically associated with kings and cardinals Many cultures use red to symbolize love and romance (e.g., red roses and Valentine’s Day) In China, associated with wedding gowns,…

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An Interview with Carly

Since it’s almost been a year starting this blog, I thought I would take this opportunity to introduce myself. 1. What first sparked your interest in design and decorating? I think the first time I was interested in design and…

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Colour Schemes

There are three basic colour schemes when it comes to working with colour in a space. A useful guide is to keep the 60-30-10 rule in mind. Successful colour schemes use dominant colours in 60% of the room, secondary colours…

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Colour Tools

For those of us who may be new to the field of design or who are learning to decorate our first home for that matter, colour is such a daunting task. It’s a weighty decision. What if the colours don’t…

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A Little Lobby Love // Over-sized Abstract Oil-Painting

ARTWORK DETAILS AMAZON ABSTRACT BLUE GREEN – LARGE TEXTURED STROKES OF OIL PAINT 55′ BY 78′ ($368), CANVAS FRAMED STRETCHED CANVAS SERVICES ($220) Just a little post about the oversized canvas I helped pick out for this condo lobby area for…

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Monstera Deliciosa (aka Phil)

This is Phil at three months old in April 2018!   I’m learning how to propagate my ginormous Monstera Deliciosa. I got this plant in December and it has tripled in size over the last five months so I thought…

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Tips for Small Spaces (Part 1)

Let’s be real and admit that living in a small space is not ideal. However, there is hope and definitely practical ways to make the most of your small space! Whether you live in a small space, currently have a…

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Holiday Cheers // Our Festive Lobby Décor Project

DECOR DETAILS HOME DEPOT SET OF 3 LIGHTED DEER 210 CLEAR LIGHTS, CANADIAN TIRE PINE GARLAND 9-FT, LOBLAWS LARGE OUTDOOR HOLIDAY ARRANGEMENT The most wonderful time of the year is here! There’ll be parties for hosting… Marshmallows for toasting… And…

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