Jul 14, 2014
House tour: Modern relaxed cottage
The welcoming entrywaySource: Robin Stubbert; styling by Susan Burns Credits: Style at Home
So simple, so inviting: you can’t go wrong with nautically nuanced decor at the cottage. Making use of a little nook in the entryway, Jackie and Michele chose a small bench for slipping shoes on and off.
The living roomSource: Robin Stubbert; styling by Susan Burns Credits: Style at Home
A soaring 22-foot-high cathedral ceiling highlights the open trusses in the great room, where natural elements reference the outdoors: the fireplace is Muskoka granite and features a mantel made from an old wood beam that homeowner Scott Bachly found in Collingwood, Ont.
Rustic decorSource: Robin Stubbert; styling by Susan Burns Credits: Style at Home
Style inspiration came from one of Jackie and Scott’s favourite vacation spots–Petit St. Vincent island in the Grenadines, where they have rustic decor, with wood and stone and white upholstery.