I was so excited when the associate producer of the show contacted me and asked if I would like to have my place featured on TV. Of course my answer was yes: how could I pass up this fantastic opportunity and have two of my favorite designers (yes, I'd followed Steven and Chris since they were the "Designer Guys" on HGTV years ago) talking about my place?
It is only a mini makeover this time, as most of the transformation at my condo was done last year. I'd been collecting fabrics in shades of pink since last spring as I fell in love with this floral:
With this jumping off point, I compiled these fabrics for this year's collection:
and here is how these fabrics transformed my living room:
I love the bold, vibrant colors in the space. The different prints, patterns, and solids complement one another to create a refreshing look. I also love my new art from a Toronto photographer, Scott Young. I have collected a few pieces of his work over the past year and I'm very excited about his new Kaliedoscape series.
Let's have a closer look shall we:
Spring has also made its way into my dining room:
I've always arranged my own flowers but this time, I had asked Alison from Coriander Girl for some beautiful creations. Here is one of them and I love how the arrangement echoed my new light from NYC.
The fireplace's wall has also been refreshed:
The hallway ... and I love my new bold and graphic orange runner!
Looking forward to sailing in the Summer, the bedroom has taken on a nautical theme:
Last stop is the kitchen and I love my new art from Scott:
To expand entertaining space in the kitchen, I also created a cafe bar above the stove with the Ribba frame from Ikea:
The guys and the lovely designer, Andrea Ford, will talk about my condo in studio this week and the segment will be aired on March 17th! Be sure to watch it ... and you may just see yours truly on TV!