Homes of the famous: Tommy Hilfiger

Claiming decent from none other than Robert Burns, Tommy Hilfiger sets to take his haggis and scotch in a beautiful place he calls home. Here are a few shots of the iconic designer’s private place. If you like the style or not, if you wear the clothes or not, I always find it interesting to…

Toronto Churches Convert Into Condo Lofts

Originally posted on Place In The City:
The Abbey Lofts – 384 Sunnyside Ave If only Quasimodo of Victor Hugo’s novel The Hunchback of Notre-Dame had an eye for design, his bell tower would have been a hot bachelor pad in the heart of Paris. Fast forward to 21st century Toronto and church conversions are the latest…

Winter: welcome to the hot season!

I don’t know about you but radiators do come to mind on mornings like this when the weather not only does not get better, but promises to get hopelessly worse. Not surprisingly, beautiful radiators come from European manufacturers and many from UK. The older buildings are a clear-cut market for rads since they’re easily retrofitted….

When shopping for furniture…

When shopping for furniture, best is to plan ahead and not aim for more than 4-5 per day. And once you’re done, in one, two or sometimes 5 days…organize the information and make your final decisions with all info on-hand. Before hitting the town, make a list of items you would like to look for…