"For so long, people were using dark brown or grey", says Aly Velji, principal of Alykhan Velji Designs. "Now it's blue - the darker blues, the navies - that is coming on trend." Read More
For the second year in a row, Rochelle Cote (who made the shortlist for WL‘s 2016 Robert Ledingham Memorial Award) has joined the roster of designers who will be creating jaw-dropping tablescapes at Calgary’s Dinner by Design. And this year, she’s taking an entirely different approach from the rustic old-world look that sat diners in 2016. Instead, she’ll be showcasing a contemporary, clean-line dining room in tandem with Calgary artist Lynette Melnyk, whose abstract black, white and gold canvases are echoed throughout Cote’s dining scene. Read More
I wanted to share a story with you from Calgary Herald:
Bill Brooks: Dinner by Design a gastronomic-and visual-feast
It simply doesn't get any better than fabulous food, lovely libation and stimulating conversation. And when said pairings are offered in unique, incredibly designed dining areas, the word Nirvana springs to mind. Read More
Towering ceilings, an upscale kitchen, extensive wine cellar, and an ensuite that looks like the spa from a luxury resort. These are just some of the eye-catching features in the grand prize of the latest Foothills Hospital Home Lottery. Read More
For some families, a secondary suite can be a game-changer.
Used for a rental tenant, it can be a bonus to the monthly budget, or offset mortgage payments, making their home more affordable. It’s also a handy concept for adult children living at home, or extended family, giving them a self-sufficient area of their own. Read More