My Houzz: Graphic Lines and Crisp Colour in a Canadian Apartment
Bright red furniture strikes a dramatic pose against snowy walls and floors in a Montreal loft
With a little planning and some design savvy, Nguyen and Klein transformed the space into a custom-tailored home befitting their creative lifestyle.
Houzz at a Glance
Who lives here Le Michelle Nguyen and David Klein
Location Montreal, Canada
Size 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
The couple painted the entire west-facing wall matte black to add visual interest and contrast. Plumen lightbulbs, ordered from the U.K., complement their Tom Dixon–inspired pendant lights.
Table: Domison; lights: Ramos, Zone
Table: Domison; white chairs: Reidar, Ikea; black chairs: PS 2012 Armchair, Ikea
Sofa: Jasper, Domison
In need of a taller ladder, Klein found two ladders from Craigslist, then had them painted and filed down to fit into their scheme.
Rug: Gislev, Ikea
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Carts: Råskog, Ikea
Light: Apollo, Zone
This row of built-in wardrobes dominates one wall of the guest room.
Storage locker unit: PS Cabinet, Ikea
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