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Creative Spaces: An Enchanted Treasure Trove of Art & Design in Miami —  A Private Museum! 00

Creative Spaces: An Enchanted Treasure Trove of Art & Design in Miami — A Private Museum!

Creative Spaces: An Enchanted Treasure Trove of Art & Design in Miami — A Private Museum!

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This high-rise condo apartment in Miami Beach was custom built for a banker and art collector who has a taste for the bold and the unusual (one sculpture was so large it had to be lifted into the building by crane before its walls were finished). “I am fearless when it comes to mixing things up,” he declares. See the rest here: Creative Spaces: An Enchanted Treasure Trove of Art & Design in...

Creative Spaces: The Gracious Apartment of Kelvin Browne, VP at Royal Ontario Museum 00

Creative Spaces: The Gracious Apartment of Kelvin Browne, VP at Royal Ontario Museum

Creative Spaces: The Gracious Apartment of Kelvin Browne, VP at Royal Ontario Museum

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Kelvin Browne is a museum executive and a writer on fine arts and design, but his 9-foot-ceiling, light-filled Toronto apartment, as tasteful as it is, is nothing so formal as a museum. Kelvin and his partner have been collecting both art and antiques for years, favouring contemporary photographs and paintings, Chinese ceramics, and furniture with a time-honoured patina Follow this link:...

Top 5 Friday Big Storage Pieces to Bust Clutter 00

Top 5 Friday Big Storage Pieces to Bust Clutter

Top 5 Friday Big Storage Pieces to Bust Clutter

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I’m going to go out on a limb and guess there are very few among us with empty closets or shelves that we’re actually looking to fill up with more stuff. Most of us are constantly on the lookout for storage solutions . Sometimes the best option to bust your clutter situation is to invest is some sizable storage Read this article: Top 5 Friday Big Storage Pieces to Bust...

Creative Spaces: Kate & David Daniels and Their Art Deco Home: Part II 00

Creative Spaces: Kate & David Daniels and Their Art Deco Home: Part II

Creative Spaces: Kate & David Daniels and Their Art Deco Home: Part II

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The Daniels’ spectacular collection of art, furniture and light fixtures fills a home that is just as spectacular in form. As sophisticated as it is green and sustainable — think kitchen floors made largely of crushed walnut shells — the home’s ingenious design and the way it mingles with the owners’ decor choices points to the Daniels’ central lifestyle criterion:...

Creative Spaces: Kate & David Daniels and One of Canada’s Most Notable Art Deco Homes, Part I 00

Creative Spaces: Kate & David Daniels and One of Canada’s Most Notable Art Deco Homes, Part I

Creative Spaces: Kate & David Daniels and One of Canada’s Most Notable Art Deco Homes, Part I

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The Daniels’ spectacular collection of art, furniture and light fixtures fills a home that is just as breathtaking in form. As stylish as it is green and sustainable, the ingenious ‘reimagination’ of its landmark Art Deco nascence is a testament to David, Kate and team’s mission to preserve the old while weaving in the new.

Creative Spaces: A Couple of Entrepreneurs Make 13,000 Sq Ft Cozy! 00

Creative Spaces: A Couple of Entrepreneurs Make 13,000 Sq Ft Cozy!

Creative Spaces: A Couple of Entrepreneurs Make 13,000 Sq Ft Cozy!

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A stylish, modern showplace for an eclectic art collection doubles as a comfortable family home where a pair of globe-trotting entrepreneurs can spend quality time with their three children and two dogs…and throw one heck of a glamorous party! By: Rana Florida,

Creative Spaces: The Toronto Oasis of Michael Budman and Diane Bald 00

Creative Spaces: The Toronto Oasis of Michael Budman and Diane Bald

Creative Spaces: The Toronto Oasis of Michael Budman and Diane Bald

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The co-founder of Roots and the design director share a “magical oasis” in the middle of Toronto — a beautifully proportioned home built on eight lots that marries the glamour of 1940s Hollywood with the timeless elegance of Paris. By: Rana Florida, Creative Class Group ; Special Contributor to HGTV.ca Photography by: Harry Gils Who: Michael Budman, an outdoorsman and avid hockey player as...

Exposed Ceiling Beams: A Home Tour Follow-Up 00

Exposed Ceiling Beams: A Home Tour Follow-Up

Exposed Ceiling Beams: A Home Tour Follow-Up

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Our home tour, Jenny and Marc’s Sunny Victorian Gut Job got such a great response, we wanted to follow up and answer some of the most common questions. The three main concerns were about the exposed beams : You will lose sound insulation Exposed wiring is unavoidable Debris will rain down on your dining table Homeowner and architect Jenny Francis has graciously responded, dispelling some...

Flickr Round Up: Pillow Talk 00

Flickr Round Up: Pillow Talk

Flickr Round Up: Pillow Talk

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After moving last year, we made the decision to start fresh. Being influenced by all of the Real People Renos , design

Flickr Round Up: Pillow Talk 00

Flickr Round Up: Pillow Talk

Flickr Round Up: Pillow Talk

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After moving last year, we made the decision to start fresh. Being influenced by all of the Real People Renos , design