Situated on a small lot in downtown Toronto, the Bellwoods Lodge is a three-story residence designed by Great Lake Studio as a family’s urban retreat. The close family’s love of outdoors led the design plan, which finds its living room on the top floor surrounded by the tree tops acting like a cabin in the woods.
When Ennismore Design Studio launched The Hoxton, they dreamt of it to be a series of open-house hotels around the world inspired by the flavor of the neighboring streets. After outposts in London’s Shoreditch and Holborn, and expansions to Amsterdam, Paris, Williamsburg, Portland, and Chicago, Ennismore have returned home to establish The Hoxton, Southwark, right in the heart of London.
A young couple in their early 30s enlisted the help of Nickolas Gurtler Interior Design after buying a narrow plot of land in Australia to build their future dream home. The designer collaborated with the builder and architect to design a light-filled home that was inspired by Belgian and French contemporary architecture.
I woke up this morning, made some coffee, took my teens to school, came home and casually opened Instagram. Then it hit me as I scrolled through my feed. Here we go, it’s officially the holiday season and with it comes two months of unending to do lists and obligations thrust upon me.