Tag - Summer 2017

Marching to her own beat

Ottawa designer and style maven Henrietta Southam finds inspiration from fashion, art and decor By Janet Wilson Taking a sip of a frothy café au lait at the Union Street Kitchen Café, a haunt located near her New...

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Walk this way

Step into style with desert boots, tasselled loafers and refined sneakers By Patrick Langston Photo by Ashley Fraser Hey, gents, they’re back! Tasselled loafers, de rigeur in the early ’90s, are again adorning all the best feet, according to Kevin Eisenberg, senior footwear buyer at Harry Rosen...

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LUXE LIVING

The Residences at Island Park Drive seek inspiration from Ottawa’s iconic buildings By Karen Turner       In a housing market dominated by sleek, modern and contemporary condos, Sam Mizrahi is making a bold move by recapturing the classic beauty of Ottawa’s historic...

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The Scene

FOUR RESTAURANTS WITH BUZZ By Janet Wilson seven questions matthew carmichael What is the secret to your successful partnership with fellow chef/restaurant co-owner, Jordan Holley? Our partnership is based on our great friendship. Jordan is also extremely strong in areas that I’m not and I’m better...

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Seoul Food

Fresh and flavourful, Korean side dishes or banchan move into a starring role By Julie Beun Photography by James Park They dazzle. They delight. And there are so many of them, they’re almost too much to contemplate.  Yet that’s what banchan — the intoxicating array of small side dishes that...

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Mod Squad

The ’60s are back, better than before
By Julie Beun
Photography by Ashley Fraser

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Cooking with confidence

Five sizzling trends to give your kitchen staying power By Anita Murray Today’s kitchens are about maximizing the space, showing off our design style and paying extra attention to the room that is the heart of the home. Not only do we spend much of our day preparing and eating in the kitchen, it’s...

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Down to earth

From her family’s prized English garden to her own farmland near Wakefield, HATTIE KLOTZ’s lifelong passion for gardening soothes and nurtures her soul in ways she never imagined. My name is Hattie and I am a gardener. Isn’t that what they say in therapy? It’s been written in my stars since the age...

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Out of the shadows

The 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster takes open-top motoring to a higher plateau By Derek McNaughton Scottsdale, Arizona Convertibles always require compromises. When a car company takes one of its coupes and shears off the structural support of a roof, the engineering challenges mount. There’s also...

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For the love of DESIGN

Creative couple completes work on eighth home, a luxurious bungalow in the woods By Anita Murray          Photos by Dwayne Brown Studio Paul and Jane Blinn can’t stop. In the past 16 years, the couple has either remodelled or built eight homes, hauling...

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The Great Escape

Hurst Marina is a one-stop destination for all your boating needs By Patrick Langston Do you know what “coving” means? If so, you’re likely a veteran boater. If not, it’s the trending practice of boats tying up closely together in a cove so that everyone can swim, socialize and carry on in the...

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