Category: Interiors

in the studio – fiddle leaf figs (ficus lyrata)

October 16, 2012

I love plants; it is the old horticulturalist in me. I did that before becoming a florist you know. So let’s take about Fiddle Leaf Figs, ficus lyrata, for a moment. First off they are everywhere in home decor lately and I like that. I really…

guest post – who woodn’t love this old furniture?

August 18, 2012

Hello Living Fresh fans! Tina was kind enough to write a great tutorial on floral design for readers of my blog ~delicious decor~ and I am pleased to have the opportunity to return the favour. I am an Interior Decorator at Creating Contrast Designs in Burlington, Ontario. I frequently…

peonies and a new vintage foyer light

April 30, 2012

It is peony season in the fresh cut flower world and I could not be happier. Creating beautiful floral arrangements are so easy when peonies are involved! I will be playing with these lovelies ever chance I get while they are in season! When I’m not busy…

the tiny house that designer jessica helgerson lives in

April 13, 2012

I love small homes and interior spaces. Perhaps it is the hate I have for cleaning or maybe my appreciation of living simply but small, tiny spaces make me happy. So when I discovered the tiny home of Portland, Oregon based interior designer Jessica Helgerson I did…

IDS12 and blog podium

January 26, 2012

Off to Toronto today for a couple of days of interior design fabulousness! Tonight I will be attending the IDS12 opening night party and preview with Deb of Purplefreesia Designs. This is the biggest design party of the year in Toronto and the kick off…

Escape to Malibu – Kelly Wearstler

January 12, 2012

Wholly design heaven, I just love it when fashion and interiors come together to make a whole lot of gorgeousness! I have been a fan of photographer Jamie Beck’s work for a while and I was very excited to hear about a Kelly Wearstler fashion and jewellery photo shoot…

Inspiration: Laure Joliet Photography

December 22, 2011

I recently stumbled across the fabulous work of Los Angeles based photographer Laure Joliet via a friend on twitter and I must say I’m drawn to the emotion she captures in her photographs. She has a way of honing in on the personality of the spaces she photographs, Laure specializes…

White Thanksgiving

October 6, 2010

I’m in shock that Thanksgiving is this weekend, where has this year gone?? Thanksgiving is a holiday I have always enjoyed and really, how can you not enjoy it?  Lots of hearty home cooked food, spending time with family and friends, pumpkins and pies…