Home decor

February 17, 2022 - Josh Cole, owner of The Wickertree Patio Plus shop in Whippletree Junction near Duncan, stands on the outside deck of his store with some of his furniture.  Don Denton photo

Pull up a chair at The Wickertree

Familiar Cowichan Valley business keeps up with the times

  • Mar 16, 2022



Slow flowers

Growing sustainability in the floral industry

  • Mar 14, 2022


Kamelia Rahmatzadeh photograph by Lia Crowe

Secrets and Lives with Kamelia Rahmatzadeh

Designs for Life founder is passionate about art, design and creativity

  • Aug 30, 2021


Terry Raven in her Pots and Paraphernalia shop in Duncan. Don Denton photograph

Terry Raven’s eye for detail

Pots & Paraphernalia brings artistic flair to the world of retail

  • Jul 2, 2021
Terry Raven in her Pots and Paraphernalia shop in Duncan. Don Denton photograph
Sue Boschman. Lia Crowe photography

Life and style with Sue Boschman

Co-founder of Lakehouse Home Store talks fashion, beauty and reading material

  • May 28, 2021
Sue Boschman. Lia Crowe photography
Casa Oriental's Stephanie Smith. Photograph by Lia Crowe

Secrets and Lives with Stephanie Smith

Oriental Casa President loves finding design solutions

  • Mar 31, 2021
Casa Oriental's Stephanie Smith. Photograph by Lia Crowe

At work with Andi and Larry Hook

Couple combine their skills in design and carpentry to create a one stop shop

  • Jun 19, 2019

Lia Crowe’s Inspired Style with Jessica O’Brien Cameron

Investment advisor balances career and a young family

  • Apr 17, 2019

Blaise McDonald’s winding path to MAC Renovations

Moving from marine electrician to construction management

  • Apr 15, 2019

Live Edge Design’s Stephanie Farrow creates wooden works of art

Duncan company transforms clients’ visions into finished wood products

  • Apr 10, 2019

The corporate magician Randy Therrien

Candel Custom Homes Ltd. CEO enjoys the Okanagan lifestyle

  • Apr 8, 2019

Lia Crowe’s inspired Style with Aidan Henry

Event planner pays attention to every detail

  • Dec 26, 2018

Picture Perfect House of Christmas Decorations

Heather Dickson shows off her curated Christmas collections

  • Dec 24, 2018

Woodworking Duo Eric Gummer and Derrick Paas

Custom cabinetry and millwork wins awards for pair

  • Sep 27, 2018

Fall Fashions Meet Vintage Decor

Minimal designs with luxurious details showcased in unique Victorian Gothic house

  • Sep 26, 2018

Art from the Earth at Ancient Art of Stone

Artists Andreas Kunert and Naomi Zettle create rock artworks for the home and landscape

  • Sep 25, 2018

Inspired Style with Dana Wright

Vancouver Island business woman values a work ethic and fashionable style

  • Sep 19, 2018

Inspired Style with Camille and David Saltman

American expats enjoy new Kelowna home

  • Sep 18, 2018

Home Sweet Home for Technical Writer

A peaceful sanctuary in South Oak Bay

  • Sep 14, 2018

Inspired Style with Melodie Reynolds

Elate Cosmetics CEO talks about fashion, beauty tips, cosmetics and business

  • Sep 13, 2018