October 2010 Contents
144 Design The Statement Kitchen Four
fabulous kitchens — from mod to trad,
elegant to zen — that have much to say
about the people who use them.
By Erika de Vasconcelos
160 House & Home of the Month Written
in Stone Idyllic surroundings and a
sensitivity to history result in an elegant
addition to a 170-year-old stone house.
By Jennifer David
168 Architecture Grand Vision An ultra-sleek home takes comfortable family
living to new heights. By Amy Verner
Best Fall Decorating • 4 Signature Looks • Special Reno Guide • Dramatic Makeover Kitchens That Wow!
Charming Schoolhouse Conversion
ON THE COVER
A seamless mix of old and new in a
Photography by Virginia Macdonald
170-year-old stone house. Story, page 160.
174 Weekend Living Back to School
Moving to the head of the class, a 19th-
century schoolhouse undergoes a quirky
renovation. By Olivia Stren
182 Makeover Diary of a Design Editor H&H
Style Editor Stacey Smithers takes her
own kitchen from gloomy to gorgeous.
186 Weekend Decorating Soft Touch
Cosy and sophisticated — felt feels right
for fall. Produced by Morgan Michener and
Stephanie White; text by Kimberley Brown
192 Food Rich & Rustic Create a feast of
classic family favourites — with a
flavourful twist. By Amy Rosen
Photography by Virginia Macdonald (top left)/Michael Graydon (top right)/Angus Fergusson (bottom right)