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Here I share the projects that I am currently working on, or that have been newly released to the wild...or for permit, but saying I released them to the wild is much more fun.

Feature Elements

In the realm of house design, it is often one feature element that wields a significant influence, subtly shaping the overall aesthetic and functionality of a space.

In this plan, a glass display cabinet separating the pantry from the breakfast area transforms a standard breakfast nook into a charming cafe, full of whispered conversations and subdued lighting. This cabinet will be filled with cake stands, a fresh muffin display, and cookies carefully stacked in a glass jar.

Ultimately, it is the meticulous attention to these finer points that transforms a house into a truly personalized and welcoming home, demonstrating the power of small features to leave a lasting impression on both residents and visitors alike.

In a Modern Farmhouse Mood

What I absolutely love about modern farmhouse exteriors is the way they effortlessly blend old-world charm with a touch of contemporary flair. There’s this inviting vibe that comes from the mix of rustic elements like wood and stone, all complemented by sleek lines. The warmth and character they bring to a home are just unmatched. The big windows and open spaces not only make the place feel airy but also create this beautiful connection between indoors and outdoors. It’s like having a piece of the countryside with all the comforts of today. That’s what makes modern farmhouse exteriors so special to me.

Thank You For 10 Years

As we stand on the threshold of the next ten years, we’re bubbling with excitement about what’s to come. More trends to explore, more styles to experiment with, and more plans to transform blank pages into cozy homes. We can’t wait to bring fresh ideas, innovative designs, and a whole lot of heart to your spaces. Get ready for a decade of unparalleled style and comfort!

Our commitment to creating homes that reflect your unique personalities and lifestyles remains unwavering. We promise to keep pushing the boundaries of design, incorporating your dreams into every space we touch. The next ten years will be a continuation of the design love story we’ve been writing together – filled with creativity, inspiration, and, of course, lots of beautiful layouts.

To our amazing clients, thank you for a decade of trust, inspiration, and shared design dreams. Here’s to the beautiful homes we’ve created together and to the next ten years of turning blueprints into dream homes!

Embracing Opulence: The Luxurious Appeal of a Fireplace in Your Bathroom

In the pursuit of creating an indulgent sanctuary within our homes, the addition of a fireplace to the bathroom is a stroke of opulence that transcends the ordinary.

Beyond its aesthetic appeal, a fireplace in the bathroom serves a dual purpose, providing both warmth and ambiance. The practicality of this addition is complemented by the elegance it brings to the space. The juxtaposition of fire and water, of heat and coolness, creates a harmonious balance that elevates the bathing experience to a new level of decadence.

Incorporating a fireplace into the bathroom is more than a design choice; it’s a lifestyle statement. It signifies a commitment to embracing the finer things in life, an acknowledgment that our personal spaces should be reflections of our taste and a celebration of our well-being. It is an investment in an experience—a commitment to daily moments of opulence and relaxation.

So, as you consider the design elements of your home, why not let the allure of a bathroom fireplace elevate your space to new heights of sophistication?

Curves for Curb Appeal

Curves possess the remarkable ability to soften the rigid edges of architectural elements, infusing a sense of fluidity and sophistication. Whether manifested in arched windows, rounded entryways, or gently curving walls, these design choices not only catch the eye but also create a harmonious balance.

Suit your Home to its Surroundings

When designing and constructing a new home, it’s essential to take into account the natural beauty of the surrounding environment. A home that respects the landscape helps preserve the aesthetic charm of the area. By blending in, rather than standing out, your home becomes a part of the natural tapestry, enhancing the overall appeal of the community.

This home, for example, would seamlessly blend into a wooded or lakeside property, yet its distinctive features would make it appear out of place in an urban setting.

Well-Appointed Home Office

If you are one of the many employees now working from home, you know how your office space can make a huge difference to your productivity.

You need:

  • space to store all of your supplies to keep your desk clean of clutter,
  • a dedicated space (ideally) to keep a distinction between work and home to allow your brain to take a break between office hours,
  • good lighting (a window is a bonus!),
  • comfortable furniture, and
  • reliable internet for all of those online meetings.

The office featured below has wall-to-wall cabinets and shelves to store everything and keep your files, a window for light and fresh air, and is tucked away so you can walk away from work at the end of the work day!

European Inspired Exterior

A slice of Europe right in your neighbourhood! The facade is balanced and has large-format stone to give it timeless charm and elegance. Picture this home in a warm cream colour palette for that extra touch of sophistication!

Give your Home a Facelift

If you’re lucky enough to have the kind of home that has a classic shape, you can do some minor updating to bring it to modern style.

Like this homeowner that wanted to see what their house would look like with black accents, some new windows, and minor roof adjustments:

It’s like a whole new house!

Get Ready in Style

Imagine getting ready in the morning in an ensuite like this:

The ample space allows for unhurried movements, to revel in the luxury of a momentary escape before stepping into the day’s hustle and bustle.