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Style At Home April-May 2020 - Vol.23 No.03

Style at Home brings an exciting and stylish voice to the world of home decorating. The magazine offers readers advice on everything from design trends and decorating projects to renovation solutions and entertaining ideas. We inspire our readers with authoritative advice delivered in a friendly voice. More than just an ideas magazine, Style at Home offers its readers solutions. Our elegant photography and beautifully designed pages distinguish Style at Home as a must-have lifestyle magazine.

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1 min.
in with the new

Time for a change? Of course it is – spring has sprung! You’re probably coming out of what seems like a long hibernation, your energy is finally on the upswing, and the idea of taking on a new creative endeavour actually feels feasible now. One simple, silver-bullet solution to freshening up your interior is applying fresh colour to your walls. It could be that your current colour reminds you of a period you’d rather forget, or maybe its former glory is fading fast, or perhaps you just want to shake up your design aesthetic a bit! Does that sound like you? Are you ready for a colour change? Here are five pro painting tips. 1. Waste less paint; use a paint calculator (you can find one online). 2. Wash walls first for better adhesion. 3. Ventilate…

1 min.
at your service

SUBSCRIPTION EXPIRY To find out when your current subscription expires, check the mailing label. The labels are printed several weeks before the issue is mailed, so please give us six to eight weeks advance notice for renewals and changes of address in order to avoid missing an issue. BILLING & RENEWAL NOTICES Invoice and renewal notices are printed one week before they’re mailed to you. With delivery time, it’s possible that your payment or renewal order will cross in the mail with our invoice or renewal notice. If you receive yet another invoice or notice, please contact us immediately. WRAPPER/PERFUME STRIP We occasionally mail your issue in a protective wrapper and/or insert a perfume strip in the magazine. If you’d rather receive the magazine without a wrapper or a strip, please let…

4 min.
style news

PAINT PALETTE OF THE MONTH Beauti-Tone MINERAL WATER D11-6-0272-0, Home Hardware, homehardware.ca. FOXEN 200F-4, Behr, behr.ca. SOUTHERN BREEZE 450E-3, Behr, behr.ca. WE’RE INSPIRED BY… the soft green of spring and a celebration of nature. The natural world provides inspiration for any palette you fancy, but right now we love the muted earthy tones that evoke images of a desert sunrise over rosy sands and soft sage. Bring it inside this spring and fashion your own oasis. Sage green GO FOR BAROQUE NOT QUITE CLASSIC, BUT DEFINITELY INSPIRED BY ITS NAMESAKE, YO2’S BAROQUE LINE IS A BIT OF A CHEEKY TAKE ON THE GRANDEUR AND EXTRAVAGANCE OF 17th CENTURY FRESCOS AND SCULPTURES. WALL COVERINGS OF CLASSICAL FIGURES INTERPRETED THROUGH A MODERN GAZE CERTAINLY STRIKE A POSE…BUT WHAT WOULD BERNINI SAY OF THE WHITE CAST-IRON BUST “PLANTER” (JUST ADD YOUR…

2 min.
sweet spot

RECIPE THE TEST KITCHEN INGREDIENTS MAKES ABOUT 16 DOUGHNUTS AND ABOUT 16 DOUGHNUT HOLES 1 cup 2% milk, warmed½ cup granulated sugar, divided1 8g pkg active dry yeast2 eggs¾ tsp salt3½ cups all-purpose flour¼ cup unsalted butter, cubed and softenedcanola oil Topping 2⅔ cups icing sugar¼ cup + 1½ tsp 2% milkassorted pastel paste food colouringrainbow sprinkles (optional) DIRECTIONS In liquid measure, stir milk with 1 tsp of the sugar; sprinkle in yeast. Let stand until frothy, about 10 minutes. Scrape into stand mixer fitted with dough hook attachment; beat in eggs, remaining sugar and salt on medium speed for 1 minute. Beat in flour until dough is smooth, about 5 minutes; beat in butter for 3 minutes. Scrape into large greased bowl; cover with plastic wrap. Let rise in warm draft-free place until doubled in size,…

4 min.
north carolina

EDITOR’S ITINERARY NUMBER OF DAYS TO SPEND HERE 3 DAY 1 Nicknamed the hippest city in the South, tourists flock to Asheville for its myriad of microbreweries, museums, galleries, bookstores and boutiques. Check into the breath-taking Omni Grove Park Inn (2), with its great hall entrance (trust us, you will lounge fireside here during your stay), then set out to explore. Head straight to Biltmore House (1). Built by George Washington Vanderbilt II in the late 1800s, this palatial mansion was the largest privately owned home in the United States, boasting 250 rooms (with 43 washrooms for endless bathroom selfie options!). Allow several hours to explore the estate, including the four acres of beautiful grounds, winery, restaurants and shops. From there, head to Wake Foot Sanctuary. Sink back in a large lounger and soak your…

1 min.
high or low?

Eucalyptus in ceramic POT, Bouclair; Flamingo TRINKET DISHES, West Elm; metal TRAY, H&M Home; plastic JEWELLERY BOX, West Elm; metal HOOK, H&M Home; metal DIAL, Nuspace…