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Home at Hunt’s Point.5 – selecting a colour palette

For me, developing a colour palette always starts with understanding how my client would like to feel in any given space and at various times.  Then I explore how the values, hues and intensities of colours resonate with my client.  Next, I look at creating harmony with the architecture and …

Powder Room Design Board

Home at Hunt’s Point.4 – go bold in the powder room

Whatever the style of a home, a powder room is always a great place to go a little wild.  Whether it’s a cowboy theme in a rustic abode, or an outrageous wallpaper in a minimalist home, your guests will feel extra special, welcomed and entertained. Our Hunt’s Point powder room …

Modern Farmhouse

Painting New Colours – What to Expect

Reaching the decision to change the colours on your walls is a feat in itself.  Then, you discover there are thousands and thousands  of paint colours to choose from.  It’s enough to intimidate even the most decisive of people. The ideal way to save yourself from days, weeks (I even …

Kitchen Design Board

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Above, is the design board for the kitchen.  This features some of the elements, colours, and feel or mood for this space. We started in January with a truly workable kitchen layout and a huge amount of counter surface.  The cabinets are solid wood and customized with oodles of in-cabinet …

Living Room Design Board

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Above, is the design board vision of how the living room at Hunt’s Point will look when renovations and interior design are complete, in about 4 – 6 weeks.  A warm white, space with reclaimed barn beams, an orange velvet sofa to enhance the grey stone fireplace, and a curly …

Go Wild!

Technology advances in printing are making this possible.  Would you add one of these amazing floral murals to a room in your home?  

Gaining much needed retail space

Popular, but tiny boutique, Jane’s Again in Wolfville became much larger with its recent renovation. With careful space planning, specific colour placement and furnishings that accommodate and showcase merchandise, there’s so much more room in this little shop. Not a square foot was added, yet the space looks and feels doubled in size. It’s more fun than ever to shop at Jane’s Again!

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Demolition is complete. Transforming this home from blue, blah and pattern-plastered to elegant, whimsical and gorgeous. Take in that view!

A Matter of Scale

The opulent paneling, wallpaper and moldings may be too much for your home.  But if you love this look, it can be achieved in a scale that’s sized right for your home.  Don’t you just love the modern wall sconce and contemporary casual seating set in this grand room?  

Enthusiastic Clients

I’m always delighted to receive photos from clients who are busting with excitement and pride in their newly decorated spaces.  Here are excerpts from two such emails that I received this past week. Living Room In Progress – “The sofa just came and it is SO beautiful.  We are trying out the arrangement you originally suggested….  Can you tell we are feeling quite excited!…  I am sitting on our new sofa with my laptop on my knees  – enjoying it all!”   – Bonnie and Carole Blending the Old with the New –  “The furniture, designs, colors and carpets are terrific!… We are …