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October 2014 Issue:

The makeover issue

Our best kitchen and bathroom renos; 35 clever design lessons from the pros; cozy fall decorating; a glamorous basement update; and find out why this was the easiest kitchen makeover ever!

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HOMES

ON THE ROCKS (110)
A Toronto couple builds a contemporary Muskoka cottage that's all about family life   

A LA CARTE (116)
Three different kitchens, three different renovations. Whether it's a quick fix or a complete overhaul, these makeovers have one thing in common: a recipe for success   

COLUMNS

STYLE NEWS (29)
The best home decor products, the hottest trends and the most inspiring ideas    

TRENDSPOTTING (36)
Although copper may be having a moment right now, its warm shine is undeniably timeless    

HOUSEKEEPING (38)
How to polish tarnished silverware    

DOLLARS & SENSE (40)
Contractor and TV star ryan Baeumler talks about which DIY projects the novice renovator should and shouldn't do    

STYLE DESTINATION (42)
Our favourite spots in Vancouver's vibrant Yaletown neighbourhood     

DESSERT OF THE MONTH (44)
A sweet and patriotic maple butter tart pie     

HIGH OR LOW (50)
Two cozy living rooms for any budget, whether your harvest is big or small. Can you tell the difference?      

INSIDE DESIGN (58)
We get the scoop on Canadian designer Colleen McGill's secret to her success      
 

DECORATING

ENDLESS SUMMER (62)
Six tips for extending the use of your Muskoka room into the cooler months   

ALL ABOARD (70)
The addition of smart storage, easy-to-clean surfaces and colourful accessories make this bathroom a superbly functional space    

PERFECTLY IMPERFECT (78)
Furniture and textile designer Lori Harrison is a neat freak living and working in a small space. Here's how she keeps it looking stylish     

PROJECT RUNWAY (88)
Our head-to-toe makeover of Elle Canada's fashion closet is getting rave reviews - come inside and take a peek    

STUNNER DOWN UNDER (96)
How design blogger Christine Dovey made her lowest level one of the top attractions in her home     

FOOD+DRINKS

SOME LIKE IT HOT (130)
Delicious spicy recipes influenced by some of the world's hottest locales    

CLIMATE LESSON (142)
Wine expert Angela Aiello suggests the hottest (and coolest) varietals to buy based on climate variation    

REGULARS

FROM OUR EDITOR (14)
GET SOCIAL (20)
INSIDE STYLE (22)
S@H DIGITAL (24)

WORKBOOK (146)
STYLE SURVEY (154)

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E-NEWSLETTER PRIZE (24)
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