The design detail that seems to get rediscovered every decade.

In the May 2000 issue, we applauded a new wallpaper design inspired by a pattern found at Burnaby Village Museum.

burnaby museumMartin Tessler

Things get cozy in a William Switzer-designed dining room, featured in June 1987.

william switzer dining roomRoger Brooks

And in April 2015, Victoria designer Kyla Bidgood goes bold with a beautiful-in-blue entryway.

kyla bidgood houseJen Steele

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