We all know what it’s like to have life get in the way of our dreams, but for Canadian artist Carla Tak, giving up on her artistic endeavours simply wasn’t an option.
When tasked with constructing a home for a young family on an odd lot on West 3rd in Vancouver's trendy Kitsilano neighbourhood, dlp Architecture’s Lucio Picciano rose to the challenge, creating a space that is warm, contemporary and family-friendly.
How designer Jade Kwok transformed a 100-year-old room into a chic, modern Italian restaurant.
We all love a deal, but in über-pricey Vancouver finding bargains on the internet is basically a way of life. Whether we’re looking for a place to live, or looking to buy a new couch for our humble abodes, Vancouverites seem to favour one place in particular: Craigslist.
There is a lot to consider when designing a small studio or condo, from selecting furniture that won’t overwhelm your space to striking the perfect balance between looks and functionality.
Beyond being practical, lighting is a key part of the design process and can completely transform a space. Need some inspiration in choosing the best light fixtures for your home? We spoke to award-winning interior designer Annaliesse Kelly from AK Design to get her tips and insights.
Eric Lee, Principal and Chief Designer at Vancouver studio VictorEric, fell naturally into the world of design. “I designed our first family home when I was 18 and the rest kind of happened on its own afterwards!”
For the design of this chic kitchen in a North Vancouver family home, interior designer Maria DeCotiis maximized every inch of floor space, with versatility and style top of mind. The highlight of the space is the cozy, stylish work nook, a one-of-a-kind element tailor-made for a #WFH world.
Local contractors take on the challenge of turning the worst house on the block into a first-rate home.