Susan Kelly

Susan Kelly

Word Stylist: creating couture copy as copywriter, journalist and translator.
Looking Out To Sea

Looking Out To Sea

PHOTOGRAPHY: DAVE BRUNT A spectacular ocean view and a tony address would seem to be instant deal-clinchers. But when it came to the lot that this striking newly built home in South Surrey sits on, builder Jeet Sidhu,...

A Fresh Take On Modern Scandinavian Design

A Fresh Take On Modern Scandinavian Design

Little Petra chair The Catch chair, it would seem, is aptly named. The puckish shape suggests a waiting embrace to fall into, and the forward take on Danish Modern design by Spanish designer Jaime Hayón is eye-catching.  Flower...

A Meeting Of Minds

A Meeting Of Minds

The “two heads are better than one” effect doubled when it came to the design of this striking newly built home in the coveted Deep Cove area of North Vancouver, B.C. The owners – David Evans, a retired...

Keeping Busy

Keeping Busy

Victoria artist Shawn O’Keefe is best known for his paintings of exquisitely tranquil landscapes that depict the many moods of Vancouver Island’s forests and coastline. But their serene surfaces belie the frenetic pace of the artist’s work life. ...

Positively Palm Springs

Positively Palm Springs

PHOTOGRAPHY: JEREMIE WARSHAFSKY (home) and VALERIE WILCOX (portrait) Erin Kleinberg, former fashion designer and current advertising agency executive, had a vision.  What her mind’s eye saw was her tiny Toronto cottage transformed into an oasis of Palm Springs...

The Power of Legend

The Power of Legend

Vancouver fashion designer Dorothy Grant has been interpreting Haida legends through haute couture — and was the first to do so — for more than three decades. And she seems to be on the way to becoming a...

Erbil Tezcan Re-Envisions the Way Rugs Are Designed

Creating carpets may be in Erbil Tezcan’s DNA. After all, the multi-award-winning designer hails from Turkey, a country with an almost mythical reputation for the art of rug-making, stretching back millennia. “I grew up in Ankara, where every...

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