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I HAVE THE BEST JOB IN THE WORLD. AFTER MANY YEARS BUILDING MY REPUTATION AS A PROFESSIONAL DESIGNER…

I find it’s important to show the serious side of design and inspire others to create engaging homes. But another important lesson learned is to enjoy the moment and find time to have a good laugh. It is my team of talented, hardworking people that manage to keep me—and each other—laughing.

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TEXTILES ARE THE SOUL OF A ROOM

I really think my role as a designer is to create beautiful, personalized spaces completely tailored to my clients, their lifestyle and their needs. The space should, in the end, tell the story of them. To illustrate this, I’ve created two rooms designed with two very different clients in mind. I’ll show you how the fabrics and other elements make the room work for each client.

One space I’ve called the Park Ave Parlor. It’s moody, sexy, sophisticated and elegant. It features a classic palette of black, gold, cream and silvered gray with wonderful moments throughout.

Tufted upholstery is a detail I often use in my projects. Most clients want a solid colored sofa (a savvy long-term choice by the way) and it is with surface textures like tufting takes solid colored sofa from mild-mannered to boldly beautiful! Selecting the right fabric for tufted details is important and that’s why I chose this one.

This creamy pearlized faux leather is durable and cleanable. But this faux leather offers a buttery soft pearlized finish that catches the light and makes traditional tufting look very current and today.

In design, the art of contrast adds drama and excitement to a room and accessories play a huge role in creating it. Look at how the sleek black lacquer desk contrasts an ornate leafy gold mirror. They are all set off against the dark charcoal matte finish of this beautiful botanical wall covering. A great play of contrasts here.

Applied to the barrel back chairs is a super sized chevron pattern paired with a fabric that looks like it’s been dusted with gold. This front/back application of fabrics on accent or dining chairs adds an abundance of personality to a space. Because it’s the chair seat that takes a beating, a more delicate fabric can be applied to the outside of an accent chair. The combination is just delicious.

I love pairing round pedestal tables with low-armed tufted sofas and leggy barrel back chairs. This is a perfect group of furnishings for casual dining, conversation or cocktails. Wouldn’t it also be a lovely home office conference table? It’s a very versatile furniture configuration. This is the area of the room that I guarantee would get the most use.

Now, the fabric of those drapes —can you see the delicate sparkles? That fabric is embellished with light-catching crystals that reflect the light and create a luxurious mood.

The second space is more about a relaxing restful retreat… I call it Nature Nurtured.

Now when it comes to elements like palettes and patterns and textures, there is no one that’s had a bigger impact on my work than arguably the greatest architect, designer, and artist of all time: mother nature. The colors of nature like earth, water and sky translate so effortlessly, and frankly, naturally into the home.

The palette here is soft and muted. Stone, sea and sky tones all partner beautifully with the tonal pearlized onyx wall covering. Combined, these colors and textures create a space that feels very calm and serene.

The contrast of natural and man-made materials is very important in contemporary spaces. It not only builds interest in character but it’s this kind of contrast that makes contemporary rooms more livable and comfortable.

I love contemporary furniture silhouettes because they allow me to put the focus on the fabric and to showcase the beauty of patterns and textures. The abstract landscape fabric on the wooden Copenhagen chair is a favorite of mine in this room and it just seems the two of them were just meant to be together. It’s what I call a perfect marriage!

I’m heavily inspired and influenced by light and its reaction to surfaces and materials. You’ll see that reflected, literally, in my design work. From accessories to wall coverings right through to my fabric collection, you’ll see elements of sheen and shimmer.

There are pearlized finishes and light catching details like crystal and glass. I think this brings a modern attitude to classic, timeless design and it’s one of my secrets to creating spaces that are livable yet luxurious.

My resource for all products shown is www.curatedkravet.com .

Curated Kravet, an extension of Kravet Inc.— offers trade-only access to the industry’s most beautiful unique and high-quality product with the speed of an e-commerce site, including furniture and area carpets; some of the key core elements of a room. But there’s that last 10% of the project—the art, lighting, wall décor, pillows, and accessories that are all equally as important, but whereas designers there seems to be a disproportionate amount of time sourcing.

I always say interior design is a business; it’s not a hobby. So, when you’re a busy designer, you’re always on the lookout for tools to help you do great work but also to do that work more efficiently.



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Creating Decorating Show Style in Your Home

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If you’ve always wanted to recreate your favorite decorating show’s style in your own home but not sure how, our style guide can help. Many of the celebrity designers utilize high-end design, but there are ways to recreate their decorating styles on a budget. Many stars of decorating shows also fashion their own budget-friendly furnishings and decor, and share how they do it.

Discerning a celebrity designer’s decorating style is not easy, for oftentimes they are popular because they have . MORE developed their own, unique style. And oftentimes the “designers” themselves don’t stage the homes on the top decorating shows. (For example, the hosts of the popular decorating shows “For Rent,” staring Jodi Gilmour, and “Income Property,” starring Scott McGillivray, don’t necessarily stage the homes featured.)

Continue on for a few of the most popular decorators and shows, and our tips for bringing these popular decorating show styles into your own home – on a budget, of course!

Antonio Ballatore of The Antonio Treatment

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Antonio is a design rebel and a follower of none. His rooms often remind one of a Richard Hamilton collage, with a variety of elements put together in a surprising, sometimes shocking, but totally pleasing way. Antonio’s utter lack of style makes him the epitome of pure eclectic style, which also originally prided itself on being a follower of none.

How to get the Antonio Treatment…

Antonio’s rooms make one stop and think, and always contain a shock factor. He often incorporates pop art elements . MORE and embraces bold color, which appears contemporary, though Antonio doesn’t fear adding French antique chairs or a huge Moroccan chandelier to push the design over into eclecticism.

Consider your space as a work of art, and think big and bold. Choose a main focal point and carry the color palette around the room to keep things from getting overwhelming. Antonio often creates a feature wall for emphasis.

Antonio also uses a lot of texture in his spaces. Create contrasts by adding a shaggy rug, a nubby fabric ottoman, grass shades, a high gloss coffee table or a rough wooden bookshelf. For a variation, also consider industrial style elements, furnishings or decor.

If your town doesn t offer much outside of traditional design stores, it may be hard to find quirky design elements like Antonio uses. Try shopping online for contemporary or eclectic style furnishings and home decor, or check flea markets for retro and vintage finds.

Candice Olson of Divine Design

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Candice’s calm, chic interiors are the epitome of the transitional, a perfect blend of contemporary and traditional elements. In fact, Candice does transitional style so beautifully that her show, Divine Design, has pushed the transitional style out of the design shadows and into the forefront of the American design-at-home scene.

How to get divine design…

Candice’s line of designer goods has been available since 2005. However, it’s possible to incorporate the transitional style into your home . MORE without designer splurges, even on a tight budget. (Even Candice has been known to shop at Pier One!)

If possible, splurge on lighting and fabrics, and cut back in other areas. Choose neutral fabrics with sheen, mirrored surfaces, metallic finishes, and light stone and tile combined with dark woods.

Candice loves sophisticated yet comfortable design, and achieves a high-end look by combining traditional, classic elements alongside the bold look of contemporary.

To have a bit of authentic divine design in your own home, shop Candice s line of home decor.

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David Bromstad of Color Splash

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David is not only a strong designer but also a talented artist, and with his love of color and unique design, David’s spaces strongly reflect the eclectic style. But some of David’s spaces also embrace the bold contrast and sophistication of contemporary design. Perhaps David’s ability to work so well within these styles and combine the best of both is what has propelled him so quickly to celebrity status.

How to get color splashed…

Choose bold colors that complement each other, like fuchsia and . MORE mustard yellow, but don’t overdo it. David has a talented way of using strong color to the max without it feeling overwhelming.

Paint and inexpensive fabric is the most frugal way to add color on a budget. Choose two or three colors and build your room’s palette around that. Use white, khaki or gray as a neutral for balance. Follow David s lead and try something unexpected, like painting a design in a bold color on a wall or ceiling.

Don’t forget to use handmade artwork or custom furnishings (your own, of course!) or exotic decor to pull your room together.

If you feel color challenged but love David s style, read our article for more ideas on how to decorate with color.

Lisa LaPorta of Designed to Sell

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Lisa is a fabulously traditional girl, and that is certainly how she so easily creates a home that is designed to sell. Traditional is the most versatile and well-loved style, and appeals to a wide range of homeowners. But Lisa is not without surprises. (Remember her navy living room?) And she does it all on a tight budget, too!

How to design to sell (or to keep!)…

Pleasing furniture arrangement is often lacking in the Designed to Sell homeowners’ spaces and is an important part of traditional . MORE design, so start there. Arrange furnishings around a focal area in your space and create areas for conversation, as well.

Traditional style is the most popular style, and it should be easy to incorporate Lisa’s style on a budget. Choose furnishings that appear timeless yet comfortable, and purchase chairs in twos. Celebrate symmetry in your decor, as well. For example, flank your fireplace mantle with two large candles and hang artwork in the center.

Molding can be an inexpensive way to dress up a space, and painting it in an ivory tone softens the look. Colors should be neutral or warm and inviting. A rug can define a space and create a welcoming feel. Adding tassels to doorknobs or lamp pulls is also a budget-friendly way to incorporate a traditional touch.

If you aren t sure where to begin, try looking at traditional furnishings and decor online to gather more ideas.

Sarah Richardson of Sarah’s House

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This Canadian girl has captured our hearts with her quirky but comfortable cottage-transitional style. Sarah often looks to the home to guide the style, and tweaks her interior design to conform to a home’s lines and features. Though her design most commonly reflects the cottage style, she often adds surprise and contrast through the use of dark woods, shiny finishes, bold color and graphic prints.

How to get Sarah’s house…

Since Sarah’s look combines such a wide variety of styles, she often uses w . MORE hite or ivory to tie everything together. Sarah is big on color, and often chooses the cottage style color palette with its soft, almost pastel tones.

If you prefer something bolder, follow Sarah’s style by keeping your color scheme simple. Combine white or ivory with one soft color and one bold color, and spread your bold color in small amounts around your room.

Sarah’s homes are high-end, but you can get close to the same look on a budget. Shop liquidation and closeout stores to score great deals on marble and hardwood. For additional savings, choose marble or granite tile. Sarah often incorporates antiques or reproductions, so shop used to save even more.

Fabric is easy to find on a budget. Unless your furnishings get heavy use, skip the more expensive home fabric section and head to the bargain bin. Or choose a small amount of an expensive fabric and use it to make a throw pillow or recover a lampshade . Try mixing fabrics to achieve the look that you want.

To incorporate a bit more of Sarah s style, shop for vintage decor online.



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ABOUT RENOWNED DESIGNER CANDICE OLSON

With over 25 years experience as an Interior Designer, Candice has imparted her unique aesthetic on hundreds of residential and commercial projects.

With the goal of showcasing both the beauty and the business side of interior design, Candice launched her first TV show – “Divine Design” in 2002. After eight years of number one ratings, Olson launched a second TV show – “Candice Tells All” that delved deeper into Candice’s design inspiration and process. It also became a number one hit leading the NY Times to announce her as “the one to watch”.

With her shows broadcast in 75 countries around the world, millions have come to know and love Candice’s signature style and trademark sense of humor. She is considered to be a pre-eminent design authority and has authored a series of six best-selling interior design books.

As Candice’s popularity grew so did the demand for her signature “Candice Olson look”. This led to the creation of the Candice Olson Collection which includes a broad range of beautiful home fashions ranging from furniture, fabric, bedding and wallpaper to area rugs, lighting and accessories. Reflecting an attitude that is at once classic yet contemporary, sophisticated while accessible, the products embody Candice’s love of everyday elegance and are immensely popular amongst interior designers and consumers alike.

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Candice Olson interview: Family life, design shows and her new kitchens and bathrooms book

Candice Olson’s ability to consistently create sleek, contemporary interiors has endeared her to clients as well as fans of her HGTV shows “Divine Design ” and “Candice Tells All .”

Fans will be very familiar with her obsession with the way lighting can transform a room, and those questions about how occupants use a space that will help her decide on its most necessary features. But only the most devoted will know that Olson and her builder husband, Jurij Sennecke. recently tore down their Toronto home with plans to move into a new dwelling on the same site before the year’s end.

“I don’t know why we decided to do it now, because launching a new show is like having another baby without all the good drugs,” said Olson, 46, referring to her show “Candice Tells All,” which has some reality-TV type updates planned for its second season.

In addition to her television shows, her professional design work and a growing line of Candice Olson signature furnishings. she also is a mother of two young children, Pyper, 7, and Beckett, 5.

Earlier this year she released her second book, “Candice Olson Kitchens & Baths,” (Wiley, $19.99). The idea book features Olson’s signature redesigns with “before” photos for each project. Sample boards show a collage of all materials used, and “solutions” pages detail how troubled areas were improved. The book is filled with great space-saving options such as a TV and DVD player that folds out of sight under a kitchen cabinet. Dreamy bathrooms have overhead “rain” shower heads, mosaic tile walls and stunning sinks and chandeliers. Some of the projects may be familiar to those who regularly view Olson’s shows. A request for future books: Please help us find at least some of the great-looking items featured.

I recently chatted with Olson about the book, her television work and how she balances her multi-faceted career with family life. Below are her comments on several of those topics.

Courtesy of Wiley Publishing An open-concept kitchen and family room requires attention to sight lines and careful selection of materials that will be seen from both rooms, says celebrity designer Candice Olson.

Her process: When I’m doing kitchen planning as well as bathroom design, I try to walk through the day with the homeowner. If we’re talking about a kitchen, it will be: So, we are walking in with the groceries. When we are taking them out of the car, where will they go? What is the distance to fridge, to pantry? When we are unloading the dishwasher, where will the traffic be? Where is the cutlery drawer?

With the bathroom, are there two people working that are getting up at the same time, and are those people using the bathroom at the same time? It’s a room that has a lot of functional requirements, and if two people are in that typically relatively small space at the same time, plucking and primping and grooming, there’s a lot that needs to be considered. I really look at the day-to-day lifestyle of the homeowners in both scenarios.

Redesigning their home: We’re all about using every single room. I just find it so wasteful to not. So, it will be four bedrooms, but about 3,800 square feet. Three bathrooms and a powder room. Honestly, nothing over the top. Jurij has family that comes from Europe quite often so we have a seperate guest suite. Our master bedroom will be on the top floor. It’s a big glass box on the back wall. The lot really is beautiful, it looks like a view of Tuscany. We’re perched up high, so it’s all about the view and how we live in Canada. It’s just a 2 1/2-story wall of glass from the master bedroom to the living room down below. All open-concept, very modern but with rustic touches because we have kids, and it we don’t work those in now the kids are going to work in their own rustic touches.

Room for kids: Now that our kids are getting older, they need their space. We dug out the basement so they will have a place to go crazy in the wintertime. My son is already talking about how he’s going to make a skateboard ramp. It’s just a mosh pit down there, so they can do whatever they want. We’re not even going to finish it. It’s got heated concrete floors and that’s it. It’s just a big open space.

The renovation: My husband and I talk about it all the time. You’d think it would be a really enjoyable process, but when you’re doing it for yourself, it’s horribly miserable. We don’t really care so much ourselves. And I thought maybe it was just me because we put so much effort into our own work. And I thought I just don’t have the chutzpah for our own place. I was telling Jurij, ‘You know this isn’t really fun.’ And he said, ‘ I’m so glad you said that.’ “

Motherhood and work: I never want to hold myself up as the poster child of the successful mother-businesswoman. It’s a total ‘Gong Show.’ I won’t pretend. When you do so many things, something always suffers. You just can’t be great at everything. Last week my kids had hot dogs three days in a row. I kind of kiss the dog and I walk my husband. You just do. We do have a nanny, but she doesn’t live with us because we’re crazy. Our hours are all over the place, so, we have her, we love her like she is our family and she does help out. My kids are 5 and 7. When they were babies it was kind of easy because they’d just flip around on the floor. Now they actually want to do things.

Balancing it all: We’re a very active family, and I like everything in its place. I’m all about designing every little space. It will help me in the business of being a mom. Every single day is so crazy with my work that I just need to be able to come home and do that business as efficiently as I try to do my professional work. As a mom, I’m really looking forward to that — everything organized.

Her personal space: I’m a tub-er. We have a big soaker tub that is positioned to look out over the golf course. But with my kids, that’s not going to happen until midnight. There is no getaway zone; the kids will always find you. But we do work so hard that when we’re home every last minute is with the kids. My husband and I will sit down and have a steak at midnight after we put the kids to bed.

Her show: We are just getting ready to start season two of the new show ‘Candice Tells All,’ and we actually are making some changes that I’m really looking forward to it. I’m telling all the design secrets, but half the challenge is shooting a design show. So this year, we’re going to kind of break the wall a little bit, showing people what I have to go through to do the project, but with a TV crew. That part of it is really a pain in the rear end. It’s almost injecting a little more of a reality segment into it. I think that’s going to be really interesting for viewers. It’s insanity. If people only knew that sometimes I’m holding the camera and our cameraman is up installng a chandelier because the electrician didn’t show up.

Design Star: Last year I was floored at some of the years of experience. We had one of the directors from one of the largest architectural firms in the world on the show last year. So, they aren’t just all rookies right out of the gate. I think of the ‘Design Star’ side of things, and I always say if I had to do that to get my own show, I would never go through what these poor people are going through. But then I thought, I worked hard for 15 years before I had my first show. In six weeks, poof, they’re going to have it. So then I suck it up a little bit and put on my mean face.

Upcoming books: We’ve got four book in the works. We’re doing a basement book. I love working on basements because they’re always those hideous spaces. I like to have a good challenge. It’s like doing a makeover on a person; you don’t want to start with a Scarlett Johansson, you wan’t to start with a Phyllis Diller.

We’re doing a bedroom book, we’re doing a creating elegance book. The fourth one is unusual spaces, reclaimed spaces. It might be that unusual attic, we’ve done some really funky things with garden sheds, that kind of quirky garage. Nowadays, people want every last square inch of their home, especially smaller homes, to be working for them. So that storage or utility room still has to be a storage or utility room, but it might also have to be a guest bedroom or a home office. There definately has to be a lot of function packed into those spaces now.

Win the book: For a chance to win a copy of “Candice Olson Kitchens & Baths,” e-mail by Sunday with your name, address and phone number. Make “Kitchens & Baths” the subject. CONTEST CLOSED. Myriam Folkes of Somerset and Cheryl Railey of Summit are the winners. Thanks to the more than 200 readers who entered.

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Recognized as a leading design professional, Candice Olson is one of North America s most sought after brands. She knew her true calling from an early age, and after imparting her unerring sense of style on a diverse array of residential and commercial projects, founded her own interior design firm. Dubbed the one to watch by the NY Times, Olson s signature style and trademark sense of humor found a large and loyal audience in her #1-rated TV show, Divine Design. Multiple product lines followed, and she thrives on sharing her design philosophy with fellow design professionals and retail shoppers. An advocate of interior design that is sophisticated yet accessible, youthful yet classic, Olson gravitates toward Thermador appliances because they allow for a true personalization experience products that complement a vast array of design styles and kitchen configurations to achieve the end goal a dream kitchen.

“I love using Thermador products – whether I specify the Professional or Masterpiece Series’, Thermador provides me with the ultimate in design flexibility. my clients love the timeless beauty and function of the appliances to explore their full culinary passion.”

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Candice Olson is one of North America’s leading designers and most recognized media personalities. As designer and host of Divine Design and now Candice Tells All. she is a favourite with viewers. Each week she brings a wealth of design experience and a smart, witty and truly unique attitude into over 115 million North American households.

After earning her degree from the School of Interior Design at Ryerson University in Toronto, Candice launched a successful commercial and residential design business. Considered “the one to watch” by TheNew York Times. Candice received accolades and media attention for her distinctive work.

Candice’s foray into television began when a local TV station profiled one of her award-winning design projects. Her unique approach to residential design and engaging personality led to a weekly stint on the show. Viewer demand for “more Candice!” led to the creation of the hit series Divine Design. which quickly won a huge and loyal audience and went on to achieve a milestone of over 200 episodes after eight seasons. Divine Design continues to receive rave reviews and recognition around the world, including more than 160 countries where the series has aired.

In 2005, Candice launched The Candice Olson Collection, her own successful brand of licensed product lines that includes upholstered furniture, fabrics, wallpaper, lighting, case goods, bedding, and more. For more information, visit www.candiceolson.com .

The continued demand for more Candice has brought her to wider audiences through guest appearances on television shows such as The Today Show. Regis and Kelly. The View. and The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Candice spends her free time with her family, skiing in the winter and relaxing at the beach in summer. A native of Calgary, AB, she lives in Toronto with her husband and two children.