Archive for February, 2012

Basement style


We have all been in basement developments that just don’t feel warm and inviting. The trick is to finish the space in the same manner as you would the upper levels. The millwork for the television and the bar at our basement project in South Calgary help to achieve this. The idea here is to […]

Julia and the gang at BoConcept put on a great party last night for all the finalists of Avenue magazine’s 3rd annual design competition. The rectangle crew showed up in full force to support the local design scene, be careful inviting us to a party!

No matter how much thought or money you invest in lighting, faucets, flooring or cabinetry, nothing can compete with the feeling of clean open spaces. The interior architecture of our Bankview renovation project is starting to take shape. The sculptural drywall really exposes the thought and engineering involved with the vaults and open portions. Moe […]

design or art?


Justin and the gang at 2stone have been blurring the lines between art and design for some time. The concrete sink that we just had installed at our Confederation Park project could just as easily be a sculpture in a museum as it is a perfectly functioning basin. Damn, this city is full of talent!

Love him or hate him, Karim Rashid is one of Canada’s most outspoken, brightest design stars, and no question, one of my favorites! ┬áHe spoke at a Calgary home show many years ago, and even as “cowboys” got up and left in the middle of his presentaion, he conituned without skipping a beat and spoke […]

inspired space


It seems that our office is in a constant state of renovation! The new upper level is starting to look good and is a creative place to dream up all the modern homes for 2012.