Integral Style


At the beautiful and lush Aquatopia Conservatory, we showcase eco-conscious brands that share a vision for a sustainable future. Luxurious, high performance eco- and cruelty-conscious cosmetics are also featured, in keeping with the theme of sustainability. Those beauty brands include Fitglow, Sappho, Saint, Axiology, Ilia, Hynt, Kjaer Weiss and Gressa Skin. 

Bold and Beautiful

Architectural designer Houry Avedissian’s fresh, daring custom home projects are turning this city on its head

Acadian Caviar Roe Fit for Royalty

When the shiny black pearls burst in my mouth as I pressed them onto my palate, I could taste their addictive salty, buttery flavour. It was then that I knew I was hooked on caviar.



A journey to remote Clayoquot Wilderness Resort on Vancouver Island is the ultimate luxury experience 


Friendship by Design

Cloud Nine Soars Above Written, produced and styled by Henrietta Southam Photos by Marc Fowler, Metropolis Studio This light-filled slice of heaven is a testament to the fruit that lies in wait for those who bravely walk through their darkest days with the faith that their silver lining is somewhere on the near horizon. How

People to Watch

Bill Stewart Sustainable Intelligence By Beka Shane Denter Bill Stewart has a lot of energy and an ability to make everything sound exciting. His enthusiasm has served him well since his arrival in Ottawa at age 23. Born in Brockville, Ontario, and coming from “a simple background,” Bill realized that staying in his hometown meant

Savour the flavours of sun-drenched Osoyoos

Unwind and uncork at the Okanagan’s Spirit Ridge, where leisure and luxury, wine and food, and rich Indigenous culture blend together in harmony By Janet Wilson As dawn breaks, the sun crests over a nearby mountain range, casting a warm glow down the valley and over the lush vineyards at the base of Spirit Ridge,

Malbec in Argentina

It’s about altitude and attitude By Janet Dorozynski Everyone knows that Argentina makes Malbec, and, for many, the flavourful, juicy red has become synonymous with the country. Originally from the southwest of France, where it is known as Côt, Malbec is the mainstay of the deeply coloured reds from Cahors. It is also one of

Spring Obsessions

Curated by Michele Peterson This season’s fresh finds, luxury experiences and must-haves are key ingredients to a stylish spring whether you’re at home or on the go. World’s most unforgettable umbrella  Wind, hail or rain? You’ll be ready for anything with the Weatherman umbrella. Designed by a meteorologist and boasting a lifetime guarantee, the Weatherman


The chutzpah behind Sarah Moffat’s vast creations By Sally Smith At 50 Bennett Street in Carleton Place, you’ll see five flat blocks on the corner of the building. Each has a colourful, foot-high letter: S.M.A.R.T. It stands for Sarah Moffat Art, as this is where multi-media artist Sarah Moffat has her studio, gallery and workshop.  Art is