Western Living Magazine
“Southwestern Modern” Brings Subtle Desert Style Home
This Stunning Whistler Home Embraces Nature at Every Turn
Home Tour: Inside a Beachy and Beautiful Eagle Island Getaway
Recipe: Tomato Bruschetta alla Pepino’s
Recipe: Make Your Own Cheddar Jalapeno Chicken Sausages This Summer
5 BC Wines Under $25 That Will Win Your Next BBQ
Where to Eat, Stay and Play in Canmore
The Perfect Southern Alberta Getaway (If You’re Obsessed With Yellowstone)
Visiting San Juan Island? Consider a Yurt
‘West Coast North’ is a Love Letter to Western Canadian Architecture and Interiors
Design Obsession: This Roll-Up Drying Rack Is Maybe My Favourite Thing in the Kitchen
10 of the Hottest Homewares for Summer 2022
Announcing the 2022 Designers of the Year Finalists
You’re Invited to the Design Party of the Year!
DotY 2022: Our Judges for the Maker Category Can’t Wait to See What You’ve Got
Make this BBQ showstopper your next summer project.
Including signs of heat stroke and how to prevent it.
Qualicum Beach is thinking pink thanks to this stunning salon by Ivory Design Company.
Make any pastry your heart desires using this go-to dough.
It's ridiculously easy, and you can make it with just about any fruit you have on hand.
The designer behind Workbench Studio has deep roots in traditional craftsmanship, but his work is as innovative as it gets.
The best porch swings, cozy sofas, cool blue ceramics and ultra-useful cookware of summer 2022—plus an unforgettable turtle-shaped bookshelf.
A new take on classic relish from Vancouver nonprofit Fresh Roots.
Hardy garden dos and don’ts from landscape architect Paul Sangha.
The greatest event in the West—I'm not kidding.
Amanda Hamilton’s Calgary office is daring design in action.
Our insiders tell us their secrets tips for finding the best local haunts.
Bidgood creates perfect harmony in this family abode.
The pretty vessels are designed to have a second (and third, and fourth) life after burning.
Victoria-based Bidgood + Co. mixes the modern and traditional in this playful Portage Inlet kitchen.
More is more in this stunning kitchen by Kalu Interiors.
Can you pull off three different cabinet finishes? Stephanie Brown Inc. and Peter Rose Architects can.
Reusable glass bottles and (predictably) soothing scents make this cleaner a winner.
The nurse-turned-designer behind Calgary's ADM Interiors brings a wellness element to every project.
Frank Architecture and Little Giant Studio collaborate on a 70s-influenced mountain retreat.
Funky sofas, minimalist coffee tables, stylish standing desks and more.
Show support by donating to these national and international organizations.
Bergman Interiors designs a stunning secret bar behind a humble dumpling restaurant in Vancouver.
Cozy handmade throws, funky table lights and other new and notable picks for your home.
This new space from Studio Roslyn blends hotel bar nostalgia with modern style.
The Indigenous designer behind Winnipeg's Indigo Arrows is bringing traditional patterns into modern spaces.
Before you invest in a living design element, read these tips from Plantsome.
Linger Design Studios new furniture company, Petra, makes sustainable stone furniture to order.
Vancouver designer Brian Lin takes his flare for fashion design and translates it to gorgeous home objects.
Floral wall decals, football-focused decor, and a wine cellar basement make this Vancouver home functional for the whole family.
Presenting: presents! From stylish picks for design aficionados to 2022 kitchen essentials (plus our favourite sustainable goodies), this gift guide has all your solutions for the holiday season.
Our stylish top picks for lovers of design.
These travel-ready presents will earn you a one-way ticket to Thank You town.
From ramen bowls to pizza ovens to fortune cookie socks, here are the best gifts for foodies in 2021.
Here's what folks focused on fitness want under the tree.
Keep the earth in mind when shopping this year.
Gorgeous platters of charcuterie for hosting holiday partiesor just treating yourself over the festive season.
Local and national charities, food banks and disaster relief funds you can donate to.
We're giving away a pair of tickets for the festival, running November 10 to 13.
Whether you've got a fresh bird, frozen chicken breasts or a quick grocery store rotisserie, we've got you covered.
Make this a National Day for Truth and Reconciliation tradition.
A sneak peek inside this collab between Lock and Mortice and Matthew McCormick Studio.
Ryan Donohoe of Donohoe Living Landscapes fostered a childhood passion for gardening into a multidisciplinary firm ready to take on anything.
Jewellery designer Becki Chans twisting career path comes full circle in meticulous, mindful pieces.
David Wei won our barbecue sauce recipe competition in 1982, and we're still here for it.
All of our favourite homewares for sunny days.
We live in a beautiful placeand don't our designers know it.
How the tables have turned.
A dish made for picnicking from Chef Daryle Ryo Nagata.
You can actually see the folks making clothes thanks to an open-concept retail/factory space.
Including how to keep a bookshelf from looking like a vertical junk drawer.
Here's a sneak peek of what's new in store July 1.
Wayne and Freda is a family café with a family story.
Beyond Beige Interior Design worked a little magic on this narrow bathroom.
This New West bathroom drew inspiration from a pretty dessert.
The new collab with Sonos is a sneaky way to play music without messing with your rooms aesthetic.
Superflux Beer Company brings good vibes around the clock.
It's looking like a beautiful one, folks.
Revery Architectures installation puts an inconvenient truth front and centreand loud.
Soft art made bold.
All proceeds from EQ3's thoughtfully designed bag go to local LGBTQ+ organizations.
This Calgary architect is making bold moves.
Our top picks for beating the heat.
It's a space built for balance by Edit Studios.
You'll look ridiculous. Who cares?
These material-minded industrial designers are making long distance work.
The perfect picks for freshening up your space this spring.
Designer Reena Sotropa transforms this industrial space into a warm and welcoming office.
After a year inside, I'm done with boring furniture. Send in the clowns.
Online events, businesses to support, and charities to donate to.
Kula Kitchen is making community cool.
And we totally predicted it.
Luxury and function meet in this new West Vancouver salon.
From concept to construction, this restaurant was a serious challenge.
Cozy sofas, warm lighting and the best #WFH wares.
We got advice for the ultimate #WFH design hack from Brandy Kawulka of Wood Be Art Renovations.
This designer takes bold looksand her clients' dreamsto the max.
Signed, sealed, deliveredunless you live outside Vancouver.
Vancouver weaver Ana Isabel Sousa does fine, fine work.
Vancouver lighting design team Andlight brightens up this downtown L.A. restaurant.
Extra-special gifts for extra-special someones.
One Seed Architecture and Interiors Allison Holden-Pope pairs pragmatism with striking design.
Enjoy safe sauce in these unprecedented times.
When it's safe to co-work again, we know where we'll be hanging out.
Melanie Finkleman of Hazel and Brown brings angles and subway tile to a space in need of an update.
New and noteworthy in stores now.
How is it that people arent protesting, and appalled by, the sheer waste that we produce?
Texture elements and handmade materials warm up this cool Calgary bar.
The new and noteworthy furniture and accessories that are catching our attention right now.
Heres some real advice from home office pros.
A new look for the Womb chair, updated tech pieces and more.
She'll serve you a killer bottle of wine... but you'd better believe she'll be in Converse while she's doing it.
Natural materials and clever tricks of light take this Alberta restaurant from lair to luxe.
This gastropub-inspired Vancouver restaurant makes hard work look easy.
Pasta La Feasta, Calgary.
The new food-truck-style Foodbox is the first in Canada.
Design experts Helen Youn, Jamie Banfield and Wanda Westonall at the Calgary Fall Home Show next weeklead you through big little living, room by room.
And yes, we can see ourselves moving in.
These five tips from the Lazy Gourmet's Shannon Boudreau will take your party from blah to blockbuster.
Where art and smart meet to make modern living.
Designer Aly Velji brings opulenceand a gorgeous greento the design of a home bar.
Interior designer Karin Bohn shares her tips for creating a modern, colourful holiday look.
The pastry whiz celebrates the release of her new cookbook, French Baking 101, by stuffing our executive editor full of croissants....and (more importantly) sharing a recipe or two.
Beaucoup Bakery's Betty Hung shares her picks for making oh-so Parisian holiday treats.
"Food is all about the connection, so I don't want to spend the whole day cooking and end up in the kitchen by myself."
From maple bits to pineapple and coconuts, these delicious speciality carrot cake recipes are the answer to any question about breakfast, brunch, and dessert.
Handpicked products for your favourite home chefs, foodies and let me get you another cocktail hosts.
A short story a day to keep your inner Grinch at bay.
A beautifully designed mat that's truly welcoming.
Vancouver stylist Kat MacInnes focused on delicate details and a rosy blush to turn her home from boxy to beautiful.
These dream kitchens are sure to inspire.
We're digging the look of Virtuous Pie's latest location, care of the local Mason Studio.
Turns out wine's fourth colour is a great pairing option
Victoria's new James Bay branch is just the latest example of how library design is evolving.
BattersbyHowat brings the notion of quiet respite and reflection to a family home in Vancouver.
A small boat, following the stunning Kiwi Coast, is a recipe for true luxury.
Statement-making rugs and tiles that prove bold is beautiful (even underfoot).
Garnish this fancy fish with a pinch of dried lemon verbena (you know, just for the halibut).
Compact, stylish and functionaljust how we like 'em.
Vancouver's Chef Chris Whittaker knows his brome from his bristlegrass.
Easter just got a little bit sweeter thanks to these pretty dessert recipes.
From vintage shorts to a birth watch.
So we can binge watch our favourite shows in style.
The birthplace of the Renaissance is once again sparking that creative spirit with a new generation of artisans.
2017 Margolese Prize winner Anne Cormier is sharing her insight on innovative, affordable design.
The Beaucoup Bakery founder tells all in a stunning new memoir.
These reno ideas will majorly improve your kitchen's functionality.
A challenging waterfront site on Cadboro Bay is tamed for a Scandinavian-influenced house built to withstand an active family of five.
Kitchens, kitchens and more Scandi-beautiful kitchens!
Roasted garlic mellows addictive tahini sauce on this Italian sausage-stuffed squash.
Goldcon Construction's Karim Goldan gives us the inside scoop on renovation considerations.
A Calgary ballet studio mixes girliness with grit thanks to designer Aly Velji.
From wild and crazy patterns to subdued tones, there's a colourful sofa for everyone.
A utilitarian bathroom tool gets a design-y makeover.
At our latest WL Design Talks, Toby Barratt, Brent Comber and Kate Duncan gave us the inside scoop on what it's like to design custom furniture.
These stylish designs are a work of art all their own.
Wanna rock the high-contrast look? These eight black-and-white rooms are sure to inspire.
Yes...we're being optimistic that spring is on its way.
Whether you're a small fry or a culinary captain, anyone can make these fresh salmon recipes at home.
Give your decor story a happy ending with these clever designs.
Furniture designer Kate Duncan shares some secret and some not-so-secret (move your shoes!) advice for custom design and installation.
They say art imitates lifeand so do our countertops.
Get inspired by these fearless designs.
The exhibits and speakers (Bryan Baeumler! The DIY Mommy!) we can't wait to see at this month's Edmonton Renovation Show.