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3 home décor stores to (re) discover

Spring is the perfect time to redo your home décor, and as easy it is to shop online, the amount of choices might be intimidating. Need some inspiration? Here are three home décor addresses to check out! Structube The decor brand recently opened a giant store downtown. The glass windows catch the eye, and the inside is even nicer. The spacious establishment is full… Read More

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3 English Writers to Know About

As someone once said, “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body”. Often accompanied by a rainy day and a cup of tea, books are the perfect remedy for when you are feeling sad. With the warmer weather approaching, it would be quite refreshing to grab a book and settle down at your local park, and simply disconnect from work. Here… Read More

Nespresso gone vintage

The brand has recently put on the market a selection of capsules that have taken three years to perfect. The Vintage 2014 selection — a limited edition collection — offers a rich and tasteful coffee that will please your tastebuds immediately. Here’s a peek inside this new Nespresso collection.  Green Arabica grains imported all the way from Colombia are at the base of this… Read More

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5 steps to making Spring cleaning easier

Although cleaning the house is usually not a favorite for a lot of people – guilty! – Spring cleaning is usually a lot more interesting than normal tasks. The idea of decluttering and making everything fresh again after a long Winter season is quite charming. Plus, there are easy ways to make it more fun! Put some music on I often hear people saying… Read More

Luxury Insiders: Patrice Groleau, owner of Engel & Völkers & McGill immobilier

Passionate about the real estate industry, businessman Patrice Groleau is a Harvard graduate, on top of being the owner of McGill immobilier and Engel & Völkers in Montreal. Super optimistic and success-oriented, Patrice gives us excellent tips on how to maximize our efforts and remain inspired. Below, he answers the Luxury Insiders questionnaire. Patrice, what does luxury mean to you? ‘’Luxury is only about difference’’… Read More

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The New DeLonghi Dedica Coffee Machine

If you are like me, then you own more than one coffee machine at home. Percolators, mocha machines, capsule machines, and even more. And now, a new machine has been put on the market, one that allows purists to make perfect lattes, comparable to the best coffees in Rome. My newest discovery is the DeLonghi Dedica machine, a sleek-looking machine with a pump that… Read More

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5 ideas to store your makeup at home

Decorating your chez soi and making it yours is something that everyone loves to do, but an area that many often dismiss is their makeup storage, keeping it at a bare minimum. However, small details and changes can turn your simple vanity into one worthy of royalty (or a few Instagram snaps) — without having to spend an exorbitant amount of money! Whether you… Read More

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Deliver Roses in a box with MFleurs

If you’ve only recently become aware of the trend of boxed flowers floating around, I’d say you’re a bit late. It’s the new way of offering flowers; basically offering luxury! What I love about this trend is that the box itself is a gift, a decorative accessory that you’ll want to showcase in your home. The Montreal-based brand MFleurs specializes in this trend and… Read More

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10 coffee table books to have

Fashion and inspiration books have become essentials in home décor nowadays. They look great next to candles, statement pieces or simply as a garnish for the coffee table. Not only are they great collectible pieces, they’re also awesome gifts to give. TOM FORD This book! The designer, known to have popularized and expanded Gucci’s brand is an amazing visionary. This book is full of… Read More

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8 rules for being a good hostess

Are you hosting guests at home this year? Fantastic! Other than the menu that you have planned for them, have you thought of your guests? How will they feel welcomed, what will they be thinking once they get inside your house? And also, what will make their night memorable? Here are 10 rules to follow to make sure that your holiday party is THE holiday… Read More