Friday Favourites

Friday October 20th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers! We wanted to kick off the weekend with some lighthearted, colourful design inspiration. We are loving how unique and cheerful all of these pieces are. Katie loves the Cintola Maxi Pendant by Tom Kirk Lighting. The fixture is available in seven different colours and in three …

Read Full Post

Project of the Month – Bridgeland 3 Residence

Wednesday October 18th, 2017

Our Project of the Month features our recently completed Bridgeland 3 Residence and we are still drooling over its fresh interiors. The living room is a bright and sunny space with the fireplace as it’s focal point. Using the chairs as a starting point, we pulled some colours from the …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday October 13th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers! This week we were feeling a little crafty and wanted to share with you our favourite picks of some handmade goods. We appreciate every little detail the artists put into their products.. you can really feel the love they have of their craft! Robert is loving …

Read Full Post

Design Crush – Le Sirenuse, Italy

Wednesday October 11th, 2017

This month’s design crush has us dreaming of a vacation to the Amalfi Coast! What once was the family’s summer home, Le Sirenuse blossomed into a luxurious five-star boutique hotel that has us drooling over its Italian charm and breathtaking views. We are swooning over this room. The arches and …

Read Full Post

Project of the Month – Foreign Concept

Wednesday September 27th, 2017

Our Project of the month is a restaurant we completed recently called Foreign Concept. We were asked by the incredible Chef Duncan Ly to help design his dream restaurant, and we couldn’t be more thrilled with the outcome of this passion project. Custom metal room dividers help break up the …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday September 15th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers! This week we are channeling those cloudy fall days with shades of blues, greens and greys like layered clouds. Those cloudy days aren’t all bad, especially when they inspire these pieces! Aly loves this new Lori Harrison painting. Done on linen fabric, layers are achieved by …

Read Full Post

Design Crush – The Vera Hotel, Israel

Wednesday September 13th, 2017

This month’s Design Crush goes out to a brand new hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel. We received a Press Release about the hotel and couldn’t be more excited to see this space become a reality. Vacay, anyone? The exterior of this building is draped in vines, making it seem as …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday September 8th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers. September is in full swing; the mornings are cool and crisp, leaves are changing colour and we are obsessing over pretty fall palettes… swoon. Aly is stunned by this incredible Mark Mullin painting. Transparent layers of paint create visual intricacy and you can’t help but get …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday September 1st, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers, and Happy September long weekend! This week we’ve decided to share some design pieces that are inspired by those crisp September days that make you want to sit on a front porch, with some freshly picked fruit and glass of wine in hand and watch as …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday August 25th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers! This week we’re digging that cobalt blue hue and mixing it with modern touches… how pretty is it? We’re obsessed with the moody personality, and luxurious charm. Kristy is obsessed with this Heartbeats rug from Watson Soul. Made from New Zealand wool and cotton this rug is …

Read Full Post

Project of the Month – Altadore Residence

Wednesday August 23rd, 2017

This month we wanted to feature a recent project as our Project of the Month. Our Altadore Residence is a favourite of the AVD team; it incorporates trendy navy blues with pops of corals and greens for a punch of life. A space that was transformed into a light and …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday August 18th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers! This week we’re feeling a little bit Boho… and we love it! Check out these modern yet vintage Bohemian vibes! Brittany can’t get over how adorable this little Vintage Wicker Plant Stand is from Foxbride. The perfect little plant stand for your desk or counter, adding …

Read Full Post

Design Crush – Il Sereno, Italy

Wednesday August 16th, 2017

This month’s Design Crush is truly DROOL worthy… Il Sereno, a stunning new hotel sitting on Lake Como in Italy, with tons of charm and breathtaking views. Let’s just take a minute to appreciate this killer view… okay, could you not just sit there all day?! The hotel really maximized the views …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday August 11th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers. This week we wanted to share some designs that fall a little left of center but are the pieces that add a ton of charm and character to a space. Brittany loves how unique this Cattle Modern White Globe Lamp from Homary is. Suited for a …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday August 4th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers – and happy August long weekend! Our faves this week are designs that have a modern vintage desert vibe that are the epitome of summer. Katie is obsessed with this Spike Lamp from ER Studio. Designed by a ceramicist from LA, Eric Roinestad, this beautiful green …

Read Full Post

Hosting the Perfect Long Weekend Party

Wednesday August 2nd, 2017

Who doesn’t love a good long weekend party? Good food, tasty drinks and style to boot. Below we have outlined how to to host the perfect long weekend soiree as discussed by Aly on Breakfast Television Wednesday morning!   Click here to watch the segment. 1. Decor Etsy: Plates and Macrame Bouclair: …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Tuesday August 1st, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers! This week Calgary’s sunsets have been off-the-charts beautiful; deep golden yellows, clementine orange and peachy pinks fill the sky every night and we can’t help but get distracted by some seriously spectacular sunset-inspired designs! Aly is thrilled that AVD Shoppe is now carrying a line of …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday July 21st, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers. This hazy weather in Calgary has us feeling some lazy Bohemian vibes vibes as we get ready for the weekend – check out five of our faves! Brittany has a newfound obsession with eucalyptus – beautiful soft green, circular leaves hang elegantly off soft grey stems …

Read Full Post

Project of the Month – Elbow Park Residence

Tuesday July 18th, 2017

For this month’s Project of the Month we wanted to take you on a little tour of our Elbow Park Residence as it has the perfect summertime Boho-retro vibe that suits these sunny skies. When you walk into the entryway, you’re greeted in a light and airy space, with a …

Read Full Post

Friday Favourites

Friday July 14th, 2017

Happy Friday, design lovers. As we wrap up another week at the AVD studio, we wanted to share with you some breezy summer style favourites… think luxe coastal… there, don’t you feel more relaxed already? Katie is obsessed with this stylish Jazz bar stool from Stylepark. A beautiful harmony of …

Read Full Post

Recent Posts

Recent Commercial Work

Sign up for our Newsletter

MENU