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April 2013 Issue:

The colour you can live with issue

Five colourful homes to inspire; Pantone's spring colour trends; entertaining ideas from Nigella Lawson; three playful kids' rooms; a seasonal container and how to create it on a budget; plus, cost-effective tips for replacing your windows from Scott McGillivray.

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HOMES

COLOUR PLAY (94)
Soft, calming neutrals were the foundation for a renovation with a judicious use of bright colour. The result is a playful interior suited to a young family of four

ELECTRIC ECLECTIC (100)
In an effort to align their aesthetics when decorating their first home, this Toronto couple decided to start from scratch and hire a professional

MIAMI SPICE (112)
This once-gaudy condo gets pared back but isn't stripped of its personality

COLUMNS

STYLE NEWS (29)
Chairs in bright hues, chinoiserie-style fabric done three ways, bold toss cushions and more

TRENDSPOTTING (34)
Taking our cue from spring's juiciest citrus hues, we've added a dose of watery blue to wake you from your cold-induced slumber and whisk you away

DESSERT OF THE MONTH (36)

Delicate chocolate cream eggs make the prettiest Easter treat

ROOMS WE LOVE (40)
We're wooed by the pretty pastels and vintage charms of this feminine bedroom

DOLLARS & SENSE (42)
Contractor and TV star Scott McGillivray tells you where to save and where to spend

CONTAINER DIY (44)
How to create a look-at-me planted centrepiece for your spring table

HIGH OR LOW (46)
Our lively living room features a colouful corner set-up to comfortably seat a big family on any budget, from the Bradys' to the Kardashians'

CHRISTINE'S NOTEBOOK (54)
A comprehensive guide to dressing your staircase

INSIDE DESIGN (58)
We talk with design mavens Amanda Nisbet and Anne Hepfer about their love of bold hues, peppy patterns and texture galore

STYLE DESTINATION (144)
Rich in culture and resillient in spirit, New Orleans will welcome you with open arms and show you true Southern hospitality

DECORATING

KIDDIE CORNER (67)
Three of our favourite children's bedrooms that are full of personality and colour

A LITTLE BIT COUNTRY, A LITTLE BIT CITY (74)
A young family delivers a healthy dose of cottage country to their smart city abode

THE COLOUR OF HOME (85)
With a house decorate in eclectic finds, this worldly family doesn't have to go far to feel like they're travelling the globe

IN LIVING COLOUR (106)
Decorating inspiration in subtle layered vignettes that let the fresh, saturated hues of Pantone's spring fashion colour report shine through 

FOOD+DRINKS

STYLE AT HOME LOVES NIGELLA (122)
Our favourite kitchen goddess Nigella Lawson lets us in on her secrets for entertaining with style and a few of her new Italian-inspired recipes

TASTINGS (134)
Wine expert Angela Aiello plays matchmaker with favourite varietals

REGULARS

FROM OUR EDITOR (14)
LETTERS FROM HOME (20)
DATE WITH STYLE (22)
STYLEATHOME.COM (26)
WORKBOOK (138)
STYLE STATEMENT (146)

WIN THIS! (26)
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