Archive | May, 2010

HOME + GARDEN, MODERN architecture

May 22, 2010 | by Kim

Minimalist Fire Pit

hill house designed by architect david coleman :: photo by Lara Swimmer

There are a lot of good things that I could say about this modest house designed by architect David Coleman. For one [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gifts for HIM

May 22, 2010 | by Kim

A Handpresso for Father’s Day

handpresso wild outdoor set with a portable espresso machine

For the April 2010 episode of On Est Ensemble where we had the former professional soccer player Nick de Santis as the [...]

DESIGN and style, LIVING

May 21, 2010 | by Kim

Style Collective’s Must-Haves for Summer

stylish brunch outfit :: must haves for summer 2010 from bloggers of the style collective

Style Collective is a group of Canadian style bloggers, including myself, who decided to unite themselves to target advertisers and help each [...]

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HOME + GARDEN, MODERN architecture

May 21, 2010 | by Kim

Vote for your Favorite House We Love on Dwell

ridgewood residence

The only Canadian house that Dwell selected for their House We Love competition is here in Quebec. It’s the Maison Noire by [...]

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COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK

May 20, 2010 | by Kim

Small Appliances in Azure Blue by Delonghi UK

1950's italian azure blue kettle and toaster :: icona collection by delonghi

For an unknown reason, small appliance makers often omitted blue for their collection. I do not know why since blue is a [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

May 20, 2010 | by Kim

Breakfast Time with Rie Elise Larsen

kitchen towels by rie elise larsen

I imagined myself relaxing at the lake cottage on weekends when I browsed the catalogue of the Danish designer Rie Elise Larsen. She [...]

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FAMILY, KIDS party

May 18, 2010 | by Kim

Cooking Birthday Party for a Little Girl

buffet table for a cooking birthday party of a little girl

Pauline’s little girl of The Party Studio turned 5 years old. Her little girl is a fan of cooking shows. Her mother [...]

FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

May 17, 2010 | by Kim

Artisanal Ice Pop Shops in New York and Los...

gourmet ice pops in a range of innovative flavors at the popshop

It was only a matter of time before people reinvent another childhood classic with gourmet ice pops. Ice pop molds have entered [...]

HOME + GARDEN, HOME decor

May 12, 2010 | by Kim

Modern Japanese Furniture at Idée

modern japanese dining furniture at idee

One thing that struck me while visiting Japan is the similarities between modern Japanese design and Danish design, and by extension, mid-century [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

May 11, 2010 | by Kim

Summer Entertaining Finds at Ikea

new outdoor party accessories at ikea :: summer 2010 collection

What is great about shopping at Ikea for a party is that you can afford to buy the items in large quantity. [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gift WRAP

May 11, 2010 | by Kim

Give Luck. Give Love. Give Joy.

gift love fabric gift wrap at chewing the cud

Chewing The Cud has a collection of fabric gift wraps with lovely messages. Give Luck seems to be only available in blue. [...]

ENTERTAINING, EVERYDAY entertaining

May 11, 2010 | by Kim

The First Issue of Sweet Paul Magazine

easy entertaining food and drink presentation :: photos by frances janisch

The good news from all of us who enjoy Paul Lowe of Sweet Paul is the launch of his digital magazine. The [...]

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