Clients praise Vanessa for her ability to mix styles, textures and finishes which keep her designs personal, thoughtful and fresh. She would describe her style as refined simplicity – timeless, classic and understated. She has an appreciation for both traditional and contemporary elements as they both contribute to the overall design effect. Clients appreciate her open, easy and accommodating nature.
Her work has been featured in many Canadian publications including Canadian House & Home, Style at Home, Reno & Décor, the National Post and the Toronto Star. She has also been featured on the Steven and Chris show. She pens the popular blog Decor Happy and writes for HGTV.ca.
Vanessa holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto and graduated from the Interior Design program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. She lives in Milton, Ontario with her husband and daughter.