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Valentine's Day Inspiration from Trix & Trumpet

Valentine’s Day Inspiration

This colour palette is inspired by the feeling of Valentine’s Day, offering up subtle red, white and pink. I used complimenting colours in this inspiration, with mirrored surfaces to add some depth and interest. I really like how reflective mirror is, how it can add additional colour and dimension. This vignette is simple and understated […]

Perfect New Year's Cocktail from Trix & Trumpet

Perfect New Year’s Cocktail

I love sparkling wine and champagne. It definitely gives a lighter, fresher feel than some white wines and heavier reds. And it just has something celebratory about it, you know. But, Prosecco is being featured more and more and I couldn’t be happier about it. Champagne, sparkling wine and Prosecco are all very different, both […]

DIY Yarn Wreath from Trix & Trumpet

DIY Yarn Wreath

One benefit of waiting around an airport for your plane to leave is having uninterrupted time to do something we don’t always get a chance to do. For me, on a recent New York jaunt, that meant I had lots of time to tuck into a ton of magazines. As I was reading through my […]

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When is it the Right Time to Re-Upholster

It has never been a better time in interior design than right now. A plethora of choices are available to consumers like never before, and it’s both exciting and inspiring. And with flash sale sites like One King’s Lane, Gilt and Joss & Main (just to name a few) achieving a high-end, custom look has […]

Fabric 101 from Trix & Trumpet at

Fabric 101

It is no secret that I adore fabric and linen. I’m not sure where this came from but it is a true passion and I get a little giddy when I step into a fabric store with reams and rolls of wonderful and fantastic textures and compositions. While I peruse all types of fabrics from […]

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Top Tips for Party Planning

With wedding season well upon us, planning for showers, receptions, weddings and not to mention all the other holidays that seem to follow warmer weather, the planning process is in full swing. The key to staying sane and energized throughout the planning process is to stay absolutely organized. By staying on top of items, making […]

Christmas Tree Decor from Trix &Trumpet

Christmas Tree Decor

I really do love the holidays. The music, the decor, the traditions; it’s a festive combination. One of my favourite things to do is decorate for the holidays and, usually, it all starts with the tree. We see so many amazing trees in stores and online that look so full and interesting, but how do […]

Trix & Trumpet in Remark Magazine

See our Magazine Feature!

    I am so thrilled to be featured in the November/December issue of Remark Magazine. I have been reading this online publication for a while and I really like its fresh and edgy take on fashion, beauty, lifestyle and travel. It speaks to a modern and sophisticated woman, so, I am a little giddy […]

Happy Thanksgiving eh from Trix & Trumpet

Happy Thanksgiving, eh!

  It’s Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada and I am in wonderful turkey mode right now, salivating for a great Thanksgiving meal.  I love this time of year; cooler temperatures, beautiful colours and a fantastic time to decorate. Go grab some cute little pumpkins like these ones and try your hand at painting and stencilling […]

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Guest Room Amenities

During the summer, for some it’s likely a revolving door of guests and visitors. Some stay for a little, some stay for awhile. But, as the summer months now become Fall, entertaining doesn’t take a back seat. In fact, with Fall comes the continued stream of wedding and associated parties, Thanksgiving dinners, get togethers with […]

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