Category: amazing houses

Timeless design

It is not every day   we are presented with projects that have historic relevance to the city, especially ones that are intended for residential housing. This private residence was truly unique, an address of distinction; the...

Warmth, elegance and unity

It’s always exciting to get involved on a project during the planning stages. So when these homeowners came to us with preliminary floor plans for a major renovation, including adding an addition to their...

Design for a Designer

When I begin to consider just one look, genre, style or price point, I truly almost pass out with excitement! Most people in the industry might call this utopia- I call it my job. For...

Modern glory

The Kingsway in Toronto’s west end is an irresistible challenge for designers looking for 19th century English charm. The neighbourhood’s majestic tree lines and half-timber and stone exteriors suggest a stately heritage, one that...

Mt. Hartman

On a peninsula in a secluded bay of Grenada’s southeastern coast sits an unusual structure, which appears to be growing out of the hill below. It is Mount Hartman Bay Estate, but locals call...

Jade Mountain

Nick Troubetzkoy, a talented Canadian architect, had a long-time passion. He collected antique, finely carved jade miniature landscapes, called Jade Mountains. His collection includes the finest pieces from around the world. He admires both...

A few words about living IN the City

For years successful families have migrated into the suburbs or even to their own private little castles on a sprawling acreage somewhere in the country. And for good reason. They wanted the space, the...

An urban oasis

A garden is more than  just  plants because no garden is complete without those little accents that add character and ambiance to your property. These decorative items will also add a more personalized atmosphere to...