Candice Tells All
2021 12 02 12 00
FAMILY FOCUSED (Hui-Anne & Stephen – Basement Family Room)
A growing family’s basement has become a veritable dumping ground for junk, storage and hand-me- down furniture. Candice tackles this disaster zone and replaces it with a gorgeous family room that’s not only stylish, but kid-friendly and will always meets this family’s changing needs.
2021 12 02 12 30
PARTY PARLOUR (Doris & Jamie - Living/Dining Room)
Candice designs the ultimate ‘party parlour’ for a couple that love to entertain - but with their first child on the way, she’s is under the gun to get the job done. Without a moment to spare, Candice delivers a glam and glitzy area for entertaining their friends and family, yet also serve as a traditional living and dining room when they so desire.
2021 12 03 12 00
SPORTING LIFE (Elana & David – Special Needs Basement)
With most of their kids in university, it’s time for one couple to reclaim their basement and establish a versatile family room and ‘sports lounge’. But one of the kids has special needs, so Candice must draw up a design that is also wheelchair accessible. She takes special consideration when designing the layout and selecting everything from flooring to furnishings. The final result is an exciting, sporty space that works for the entire family.
2021 12 03 12 30
SLEEPING IN THE ATTIC (Colleen & Janie’s Master Bedroom)
Relocating a couple’s master bedroom to their attic becomes a challenge for Candice as she deals with sloped ceilings and non-existent closet space. Knowing the couple’s love for travel, Candice aims to create a room that has the luxurious qualities of a boutique hotel – both beautiful and functional. With the help of her team Candice manages to take this room from painfully awkward to jaw-dropping gorgeous.
2021 12 04 14 00
TEEN BASEMENT BACHELOR PAD (Calvin’s Bedroom)
While creating the perfect basement bedroom for a growing teenager, Candice has to contend with a client reluctant to let go of her first-born and a crew inadvertently exposed to the chickenpox. Candice’s sunny attitude is further tested when she must relinquish control to a graffiti artist, who refuses to let her in on his artistic vision. Undeterred, Candice concocts a teen dream space, where Calvin can study and hang out with his friends, all against the backdrop of cool original graffiti art.
2021 12 04 14 30
URBAN DESIGN, SUBURBAN LIVING (Rina & Nilesh’s Family Room)
When an urban-centric couple regrets their recent move to the suburbs, they hire Candice to inject some downtown sophistication into their bland suburban home. Faced with a 1980s kitschy, comfy family room complete with stucco ceilings and bad stenciling, Candice gets to work creating a contemporary chic lounge like setting. But will it be enough to convince this couple to stay in the ’burbs, or will they hightail it back to the Big City?
2021 12 04 15 00
THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME (Jean François’ Main Living Space)
Foot-loose and fancy free, global adventurer Jean François took possession of his century old worker’s cottage just a few months ago. Now he wants Candice to transform his tiny 200 square foot living/dining room into a space as elegantly minimal and flexible as his lifestyle. But this small space generates a big headache when Jean François leaves on a vacation during the renovation and cannot be reached. Will Candice and her team be able to complete the job before he returns from his travels?
2021 12 04 15 30
KEEPING IT IN THE FAMILY (Dana & Simon’s Basement Den)
New parents Dana and Simon bought a house with real sentimental value – it was previously owned by her Grandmother! But nostalgia ain’t what it used to be and Candice is faced with a basement den that is so true to Grandma’s taste and style, that it looks like a 70’s museum. Candice demonstrates extreme sensitivity and her deep intuitive skills in bringing this room into the present, while keeping enough of the past alive to keep her clients happy.
2021 12 04 16 00
ROYAL RETRO KITCHEN (Anita & Derrick’s Kitchen)
Candice must answer to two masters when a husband wants an over-the-top classic French-style kitchen, while his wife envisions a sleek and contemporary room. Faced with a massive kitchen space, Candice must stretch the budget to accommodate a huge number of cabinets, and a ton of counter space – both of which can eat up a budget in no time.
2021 12 04 16 30
LUXURY ENSUITE RETREAT (Lesley & John’s Master Ensuite and Bedroom)
With four teenage children, Lesley and John don’t have a lot of privacy from their recently blended family. Candice moves the couple to the other side of the house, away from the hustle and bustle of teen life, and creates a luxurious master ensuite and bedroom. But delays at customs compound construction challenges and threaten to put the kibosh on this lucky couple’s peaceful and beautiful retreat.