Lisa Canning, Toronto-based decorator and broadcast personality, has a penchant for chic, contemporary, and personalized interiors. She specializes in designing modern interiors for both commercial and residential spaces. Lisa transitioned from the world of fashion design (she’s a graduate of the acclaimed School of Fashion at Ryerson University) to decorating after her appearance on the [...]
Amy Butler is a creative designer known for her sophisticated, yet relaxed modern approach to printed fabrics and products for home, fashion, and craft. Through her books, website, and patterns for sewing, Amy has helped to inspire a new generation of young women to “find their own style.” Her uniquely fresh print-on-print design approach is [...]
German-born, Dutch bred design prodigy, Maarten Baas, has captured the attention of the design world with his boundary-less approach to design – refusing to accept a clear and distinct demarcation between what is art and what is design. The multi-award winning Baas,the most recent design honor bestowed upon him was “Designer of the Year at [...]
My favorite designer would have to be Jonathan Adler. He encapsulates everything I believe about taking risks in design, stepping outside the box, even if that means taboo subjects, like his banana sculptures. And his talent in sculpting? Amazing. He has the ability to move over multiple kinds of design in this broad and completely [...]
I’d say the bedroom. It’s my sanctuary and where I find peace and can really relax. ( Sayeh Pezeshki of Sorting with Style and The Office Stylist ) My living room- as a newlywed/ new entrepreneur the design and furnishing of it is still ongoing but it is the perfect combination of formality and relaxation- [...]
The Office Stylist is a daily blog that shares tips, products and advice on how to live well at work. From the best, tasty snacks to keep at your desk to chic office supplies to how to transform your personal workspace, author Sayeh Pezeshki shares what you need to know to live big at work, wherever work is.
Sorting with Style is the premier destination for office style™. Featuring brands like Russell + Hazel, Thomas Paul and Cavallini & Co., Sorting with Style pairs efficiency and elegance to provide consumers with not only a one-stop shop for all office organization needs, but a resource of information on creating Office Style in a Manilla World from The Office Stylist™ herself, Sayeh Pezeshki.
Kelly Wearstler deftly fuses modern simplicity in design with the sumptuous touches of traditional styling. Whether she effortlessly couples a Baroque accent piece with a contemporary lampshade as (shown in the wall sconce above), or creates a balanced and visually delighting experience mixing feminine touches with masculine elements (illustrated with the chandelier juxtaposed the platform [...]
Elizabeth Allen, former Bureau Fashion Editor for WWD and W Magazine , couture insider at Chanel, and a serious lover of all things fabric created Elizabeth Allen Atelier in 1998 after selling her handcrafted confections to ABC Carpet & Home. Elizabeth has made her foray into the world of bebe and thankfully so. Her nursery [...]
David Netto, a pioneer of the modern nursery design movement, created the NettoCollection in 2003 in response to his own family’s need for modern, stylish, functional and purposeful nursery furniture. With his first daughter’s birth David noticed that there was very little in the way of fashionable modern nursery furniture that would fit in with [...]
The Real Simple Design on a Dime benefit for Housing Works was a success. Raising $650,000 for the New York charity Housing Works that “strives to ensure that homeless and low-income people living with HIV/AIDS and their families have adequate housing, food, social support, drug treatment, health care, and employment.” – from housingworks.org. Thanks to [...]