Decorating with Black & White PLUS My 5 Fave Black & White Hues

Decorating with Black & White PLUS My 5 Fave Black & White Hues

Decorating with black and white is on designers radar these days. We’re taking our cue from the fashion industry where black and white has always been a way of life and not a passing trend. Just like the little black dress or black slacks paired with a crisp...
Concrete Chic

Concrete Chic

Above: I fell in love with this concrete-topped dining room table on a solid wood base. It’s the perfect addition to my dining room! Accents for Living We take it for granted. Concrete is literally the foundation of our everyday life! We drive on it, we walk on...
How to Set a Formal Table

How to Set a Formal Table

It’s not every day that we have the need to set an impressive formal table for our family and guests but it’s Christmas and the one time of year that calls for pulling out all the stops and enjoying a delicious holiday feast at a perfectly set table....
Christmas in Black & White

Christmas in Black & White

When I celebrated Christmas for the first time in my new home, we had just moved in a few days before Christmas and I didn’t have time to think about a specific holiday style or colour scheme. I wanted to live in my new spaces for a while before spending money on...
Create a Welcoming Home for the Holidays with Florals

Create a Welcoming Home for the Holidays with Florals

Every holiday season I look forward to creating and buying fragrant seasonal florals and plants for myself and my clients. Whether it’s a simple hydrangea in a glass vase with a sprig of cedar or an over-the-top, nature-inspired arrangement composed of fresh cut...
3 Festive Waxed Amaryllis Bulbs to Give & Grow

3 Festive Waxed Amaryllis Bulbs to Give & Grow

With the holiday season in full swing, our days are packed with festive parties and our thoughts filled with creative gift giving ideas. My favourite gifts to get and give over the holiday season – next to wine – are fresh florals and seasonal greenery....