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Shelley Alexanian

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Glam Up Your Closet For Spring

Glam Up Your Closet For Spring

Spring has sprung, and with home refreshing in the mix, isn't it time to reorganize your closet? With the warm weather on the way, it is clearly time to move out the winter clothes and bring in your new wardrobe for the new season. As climate can be extreme in Canada, we are constantly in a [...]

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Doing the White Thing

Doing the White Thing

Clean, effortless and so Euro chic: white colour on walls is simple and strong. Whether it’s maximizing a limited source of light or creating a comfortable interior, these rooms show white in a big way. White is never boring, in fact it can be very dramatic. The addition of textures and material [...]

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Making a Machine-Made Rug!

Making a Machine-Made Rug!

Having just returned from a whirlwind trip to Berlin and Brussels visiting their state of the art Flooring Factories, I am excited to share with you ‘The Making of a Machine Made Rug.’ Machine made, as the name suggests, are technically very different from handmade rugs. The most prominent difference [...]

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My Advice for a Posh Loo

My Advice for a Posh Loo

“I don’t know if less is more or more is less”  - David Gill, Gallerist Any home renovation can be daunting, but make a few wrong turns and it can quickly turn into a nightmare. My advice is to make sure you have a clear plan and design at the earliest possible stage. Finding a very reliable and [...]

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This Will Floor You

This Will Floor You

“Hi, I’m Shelley Alexanian”… ha ha. Some of you may recognize me from TV as the Alexanian Carpet and Flooring spokesperson. Contrary to popular belief, I am not in fact more than five feet tall. I am a mother of three, proud wife, and I enjoy a healthy style of living… although who doesn’t [...]

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