Save yourself time and a panic attack by taking the guess work out of your paint requirements. Use a calculator like the one in this blog post; it’s as simple as measuring the dimensions of the room being painted to find the surface area!
Pink is a shade with many connotations, providing its own distinct mood and atmosphere wherever it finds itself. We associate soft pinks with sweetness and femininity. In general, it’s an overwhelmingly positive colour, evoking feelings of affection and serenity.
With the threat of environmental crisis, many industries are taking action against climate change. As members of a design industry, we feel the need to use what the earth provides us for inspiration, materials, and colour palettes to honour the best designer: Mother Nature.
When it came time for Jack Winters to say good bye and rebuild his family’s cottage in Eleanor Lake, now falling apart after three-generations of use, Jack knew he wanted to recapture the essence of the cabin first erected by his grandfather back in 1956.
Terrazzo has boomed in popularity, dominating our feeds from Pinterest to Houzz, and covering surfaces from flooring to lampshades. This trend’s resurgence in its original form (flooring & countertops) can be partially attributed to its sustainability.
The paint colours we choose for our homes carry more weight than we realize. Selecting a shade for a room is more than aesthetic; it’s about communication. The colours that comprise your home tell a story, and the message you want to send to your guests.
Back in 2012, the Envy Design team embarked on a project to create a forever home for a young couple seeking to make the move from city life to the more relaxed and rural town of Headingly, just ten minutes outside of the Winnipeg perimeter.
Ever since Netflix’s The Crown began depicting Queen Elizabeth II’s reign, our nation was swept with royal fever, an obsession that only intensified as the world watched Meghan Markle walk down the aisle to live out her real-life fairy tale with Prince Harry.
Yellow is the unsung hero of Spring: when winter breaks and the golden hues of sunshine come peering in, we know it is time to wave goodbye to winter and usher in a new season filled with fresh beginnings, clean slates, and bright futures.
Anne of Green Gables has become the quintessential coming-of-age story within the Canadian literary landscape. Written by Lucy Maud Montgomery in 1908, the young adult novel recounts the trials and tribulations of eleven-year-old Anne Shirley.