Goodness, it’s been quite the busy week around here! There’s been dust flying, hammers banging and yes…a few expletives thrown in for good measure there too. I mean, it is a construction zone after all! I am super happy to report, however, that we have made some great progress on our ensuite bathroom renovation. In […]
As we continue to smash and crash our way through the renovation of our ensuite, my mind has started to wander a little. Being designated official ladder holder and tool passer, gives a girl some time to think, haha. Thankfully we have the selections for the bathroom well in hand and are making good progress. […]
I love herringbone patterns and apparently I am not alone! (featured image source: Dorsey Designs) Pinterest has tracked herringbone related saves to be up 131% and is listed on their top 100 trends to try in 2018. (Check out my previous post on other hot design trends for 2018.) So what exactly is a herringbone pattern […]
Of all the rooms in a house to design, I think that kids’ bedrooms are the most fun. Whether they are bright and cheery or soft and sophisticated, kids’ bedroom decor can give you a bit of design freedom. A girl’s bedroom in particular, is a great space to flex your design muscle. My daughter […]
Between both our bathroom design projects, I’ve spent a lot of time lately thinking about bathrooms. I’m finally down to the finishing touches in our main bathroom, hanging artwork and the final decor pieces. Somehow those always seem to take the longest! In the main bath, we were going for a clean, modern look with […]
This week was a busy one! Between repeat trips to the tile supplier and running kids back and forth to the hockey rink, there wasn’t time for much else in between. Thankfully, we are slowly narrowing in on our next set of tile selections needed for our ensuite. As an added bonus, I can finally […]
Looking to add some character to your home? This article explains how you can, with this beautiful beadboard paneling profile. This easy DIY project can make a big impact to the look of your bathroom or hallway in just 5 simple steps.
Looking for that new neutral colour to spruce up your space? Forget about beige! Grey is the new beige and has taken the design world by storm. If beige paint is currently part of your home decor, the right grey is out there just waiting to take its place. Grey is the perfect neutral paint […]
Grey has already been around as the new go-to neutral for a few years. Its contemporary feel and neutral tone has made it a popular choice for many people. It’s basically become the new beige for a lot of homeowners. But there are literally hundreds of shades to choose from along the way to your […]
I was reminded again this week of how much of a difference lighting can make. Now many people assume that to mean how much lighting you have in a room, the layering and location of the lighting. While all of that is important, that’s a whole other discussion for another day. What I’m actually referring […]
Welcome to oneplustwo design co. I am an interior designer, wife and busy mom of three. Somehow I usually find time to squeeze it all in, but it can be a struggle. Follow me as I juggle the work/life balance and dedicate myself to my love of interior design along the way.