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Voyage: Sailing southern coast of Europe with Silversea

By Shannon Mastaler The weather in Rome is a perfect 26 degrees celcius when we arrive. Magenta and yellow flowers line the narrow gravel road as we make our way to our port, while around us sunbathers are enjoying the sea and sandy beaches and cafes are filled with tourists …

Artist Profile: Heather Hogarth

By Melanie Cummings Oakville jewelry designer Heather Hogarth has had a lifelong obsession with colour, she freely admits. The seven-year-old who turned red, yellow and blue phone cable wires into rings for her Barbie dolls, and fashioned earrings for said playthings from chandelier pieces, is still pushing the limits of …

Home by design: Designer focuses her talent on her own home

By Rebecca Fitzsimmons When Chelsea Cobb and her husband Martin found the perfect lot in Oakville, they found the ideal match in luxury home and estate builder Project Construction Management (PCM), to help them build their dream home. Carlos Jardino, owner of PCM, can innately orchestrate his trades, says Chelsea, …

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REDESIGNING A HOME AT NATURE'S WINDOW: The striking modern bungalow sits on the north shore of Lake Ontario "“ perfectly situated to gain the best panoramic views of the lake and nature's glory.

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GOODWILL: Home Suite Hope

By Rebecca Fitzsimmons A car is just supposed to get you from point A to point B. It’s not a residence. Unfortunately a car becomes ‘home’ for an increasing number of single parent families in Halton. Home Suite Hope (HSH), an Oakville-based community organization aiming to end homelessness in Halton …

ARTIST PROFILE: Donald Hellam

From the initial rough carving, through to the texturizing and detailing of the piece, Donald Hellam has been capturing the spirit of birds through his wood carving replicas since 1983.

Carefree outdoor living

Client goal? Maximize entertaining space while minimizing maintenance. Result? Mission accomplished. After in-depth consultation and design development, Gerald Grieve Landscape Group Limited installed a two-tiered composite deck with tread lighting, which resolved the elevated access from the interior of the home. Glass railings provide an unobstructed view of the ravine …