My Top 10 Favorite Canada House & Home

MY TOP 10 FAVORITE CANADA HOME TOURS KATE DWELL IN STYLE

Source: House & Home

I’ve been following Canada House & Home for a while now and have been inspired by their home tours (despite their hit-and-miss). Well, I’ve had my mind changed after seeing some of their home tours. I am excited to share with you my top 10 favorites (I never get sick of re-watching them), take these great ideas and make them your own! Let’s go!

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A Budget Friendly Family/Living Room Mood Board

STYLE CHALLENGE - A BUDGET-FRIENDLY FAMILY LIVING ROOM KATE DWELL IN STYLE

As the world comes to understand the importance of the family room that we now sees doubling as a living room (you know the room that you entertains), pulling off a comfortable and functional design can be hard. Especially for young families or first time homeowners, you don’t want to overdo it but yet you have your expectation, and your four-legged family member’s expectation. So I decided to put together a budget and pet-friendly living room design.

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Designer Spotlight // Orlando Soria

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT - ORLANDO SORIA KATE DWELL IN STYLE

To me Orlando Soria is a designer and an artist. Every space he designed felt like he was given a blank canvas and then he painted different personality on them but you can tell that it still has simple and minimalist bones. In an ideal world, I will build my own house and hire Fiona Lynch to design it and Orlando to style it. Did I also mention the latter has a sense of humor from outer space?

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Dining Area Inspiration For My Home

DINING INSPIRATION FOR MY HOME KATE DWELL IN STYLE

I’m sure everyone has some idea of what they want and what they don’t want in their home. But when you really start trying to plan everything out, that’s when things start getting real complicated. Right from the start, I knew I didn’t want the rectangular table + four chairs dining situation. And so I began a journey of self doubt, obsession, communication and compromise…

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Before & After // Scandinavian Living Space For A Family

BEFORE & AFTER - SCANDINAVIAN LIVING SPACE FOR A FAMILY KATE DWELL IN STYLE

Source: Judith Mackin

Home renovation can be terrifying, especially if you want to make sure that everything’s gonna fall in place before you start doing something. The truth? You shouldn’t be. Transforming a home certainly takes time, some more than others. See how this family got their dream home by tackling one room at a time…

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