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The New Face of Persian Carpets

Jessica Kasparian is proud to be the third generation to run the Turco Persian Rug Company, which has been housed in a downtown Toronto location since 1906. Our Decor and Design Vicky Sanderson sat down with Jessica to chat about what challenges the industry has had to deal with and what's next for Persian Carpets. She also shares some basic advice on how to select a good one that will appreciate in value. If you've been thinking a persian rug might be a good fit for your home, read her article Persian Carpets are a Décor Investment.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Embrace Bright

Textile artist, Kaffe Fassett, feels people shouldn’t be afraid of bright colours but, rather, embrace them. If you get the colours wrong, don’t worry, you can always fix it. Now that sounds like some sound advice to me. Read more in “Functional Art is Always in Fashion.”

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

The Art of Making Textiles

Learn all about the life of fabulous textile designer Kaffe Fassett and his fascinating life in “The Creative Life of Textile Designer Kaffe Fassett.”

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Plant Flowers in the Fall for Spring Blooms

Wait – don’t stuff those shovels and spades in the shed just yet. There’s still lots of gardening time left — especially if you want a showy display of colour in the garden next Spring. Read “Plant Now for Spring Flowers” to learn what you need to do now for beautiful blooms in the spring.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Get Psyched for Annie Sloan in your Home

Let designer Annie Sloan help with your home décor! Find out what she’s unleashing on North America in my article “Annie Sloan Paint and Fabrics Now Available in North America”.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Fall Decor that You Will Love

While it’s always sad, saying good-bye to summer also means you can bring out the autumnal décor in rich hues that signal the season and all the good things that come with it — cozy sweaters, crisp days and holiday entertaining. Read about autumnal décor in “Fresh Fall Home Decor”.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Little Nibbles

Every great party has fabulous fare. But, to reduce fuss, consider sticking to hors d’ouvres. If the appetizers are to replace a meal plan for about 15 to 20 “bites” per person. Take heft into account. For tips on tiny treats read “Small Bite Party Food”.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Entertaining Need Not be a Hassle Nor Bust your Budget

Small, affordable touches in the home and on the table can have a big impact, especially when you’re entertaining. In “Entertaining Accents” we look at a few ways to add elegance and atmosphere — on a shoestring.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

Frame-Worthy Phone Art

Remember when cellphones were just for making calls? That’s to be expected. But who knew that one day they’d also be making art? Now, anybody who’s got a phone can snap pictures of people, places and things that are worthy of being hung on a wall. Read “Choosing Art that Reflects Personal Style” to learn about a new and interesting way to display your art.

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vicky sandersonVicky Sanderson is an all encompassing home GURU. She provides wonderful advice and insight into the world of all things home related – from decor and design and entertaining to gardening and household tips. If you would like to be in contact with her, you can go to her profile and submit a friend request.

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