Industrial Designer Evan Bare envisions each product from the inside out. His designs consider ergonomic proportion, durability and material consumption.
Today, his furniture is heavily influenced by Mid-Century Modern and Scandinavian design while complimented by traditional-meets-digital wood joinery.
Atelier C.U.B, combines the capabilities of current techniques with the traditional craftsmanship of cabinetmaking and leather goods, develops ideas and creates contemporary furniture in Montreal’s workshop, from the unique piece to the small series.
Audrey and Allen is a custom chair program that was created to provide a beautiful designer product that fits easily inside the home. Our ultimate goal is to find that perfect balance of practical and desirable – where fashion meets quality at a price point that people can afford.
AZURE is an award-winning magazine with a focus on contemporary architecture and design. Since its launch in 1985, it has earned a global reputation for excellence. Its international perspective and multidisciplinary coverage – which puts architecture, interiors, products, landscapes and urbanism together in a real-world scenario – make it distinct from any other publication available on newsstands.
BELLOSOUND is a premium DJ, music styling and audio branding service based in Toronto, Ontario.
Once a small start-up, BELLOSOUND today is one of the most sought-after ‘entertainment’ companies in Canada, emerging as preeminent taste making audio, visual, technical collective; conducting business upon a global stage.
While still maintaining a boutique approach to each and every project, BELLOSOUND offers an ever-broadening cross section of musical, multi-media and technical talent specializing in:
Audio branding and consulting
Sound system installation
When it comes to premium paints and stains for your home, we have set the standard for excellence. We manufacture our own resins and proprietary Gennex® colorants, which deliver superior performance and application properties in every product. Paired with our incomparable selection of authentic colors, our products are formulated to help you achieve beautiful, lasting results every time you paint.
Founded in Guastalla in 1882, Bertazzoni is one of the most dynamic and innovative companies in the cooking appliance market. Currently led by the fifth and sixth generations of the Bertazzoni family. Awarded for its quality of product design, Bertazzoni received the 100 Italian Excellence Award in 2016, the Golden A’Design Award in 2016, Interior Design’s Best of Decade Award in 2016, and Beautiful Kitchens & Baths 30 Most Innovative Products Award in 2017.
For three generations, Blanco has quietly and passionately elevated the standards for luxury sinks, faucets and decorative accessories. Founded by Heinrich Blanc and family-owned since 1925, Blanco’s humble beginnings originated in Oberderdingen, Germany – also the current location of Blanco’s global headquarters. Proud of its European heritage and award-winning German engineering, Blanco is truly committed to their tradition of high quality, innovative design and unsurpassed service that can be seen in the unique selection of STEELART® sinks, in the natural warmth and beauty of SILGRANIT® products and in the elegant artistry of Blanco kitchen faucets. In 2014, Blanco produced its 50-millionth sink, and in 2015, Blanco marked its 90th anniversary worldwide. Blanco Canada is home to the North American manufacturing of SILGRANIT® sinks. As a recognized leader in superior craftsmanship and innovation, our products are reflections of our human evolution that connects function, expression and technology.
We believe that great clients make great architecture. To that end, we seek out relationships with clients that love life, creativity and the outdoors as much as we do.
Designing homes in that spirit allows us to love our work.
As co-designer of The Bunkie, we’ll be showcasing in conjunction with our model Bunkie this year at IDS.
Come by and say hello!
Blomberg comes to life with its high quality, fashion forward, decorative products and innovative technologies. With a hundred years of manufacturing experience, Blomberg always searches for intelligent solutions to make life more comfortable and enjoyable at home. All Blomberg appliances, both freestanding and built-in, have been designed to provide ease of use and will integrate easily with all types of kitchen or household interiors.
Upcycling art and design. The two Montreal-based multidisciplinary artists, Anne Lapierre and Bruno Chouinard, practice the art of détournement by converting authentic US army ammunition boxes from the 60-70s into design objects inhabited by a soul, marked by the passage of time. The company is launching their Mini Bar and Wine Rack at IDS18. Discover Boîtes de la paix (“Peace Boxes”) in Studio North, booth SN55.
Bolefloor is the world’s first manufactured naturally curved hardwood flooring that follow a tree’s natural growth. Bolefloor takes its name from the old English term bole, the trunk of a tree. Bolefloor’s optimization technology means saving the natural resources. Bolefloor offers a design solution for most any locations: residences, commercial spaces or retail environments. But there’s no law a Bolefloor has to be a floor — the technology has been used to create walls and even ceilings.
Bosch Home Connect: the easy way to connect your smart device with your Bosch appliances. The future has arrived. In 2017 Bosch introduces a complete collection of connected home appliances. From doing the dishes, to brewing a frothy latte, to keeping an eye on your oven, the Home Connect app allows you to remotely monitor and control your Bosch appliances from your smartphone or tablet for greater convenience.Visit us at Booth #1910 to learn more.
Using our Lab and Showroom, we offer a unique and interactive approach to custom cabinetry. The Lab offers an opportunity to Touch, Feel and See how different finishes, materials and mechanisms combine and come together. Our Showroom contains completed cabinet solutions of kitchens, wall units, built-ins and more, all of which showcase our strong emphasis on Customization, Style and Functionality. Locally designed and crafted in Toronto.
Founded in 1987, Caesarstone was the pioneer of the natural quartz surfaces market. Its dominant position has been achieved through continuous investment and innovation, extensive research and development, highly trained personnel and an advanced market infrastructure. For more than a decade Caesarstone has set new standards in innovation and craftsmanship and continues to set the trends in the industry.
Design has been at the heart of Ceragres for more than 25 years. Each year, trend hunters search the world with intuition to uncover inspiration that then grows into its authentic interpretation of design. Products are carefully chosen according to current trends, all the while unmoved by passing time so that they create simple and lasting spaces. Ceragres offers a unique selection of more than 125 ceramic tile collections as well as natural and engineered stone products for every project.
Charuk & Ford design and make contemporary furniture in Toronto, Canada.
Their clean-lined and functional pieces are handcrafted in small batches using sustainably sourced materials to create a product of enduring quality and style.
Chestnut Grove Design Studio is a showcase of imagination, experimentation, design talent and master craftsmanship. Our tailor-made work is designed and built on premium standards reflecting each client’s personality and lifestyle. We offer complete full-service solutions from design to fabrication, finishing and installation.
Chestnut Grove’s furniture and products are handcrafted in Vaughan, Ontario and always Signed with Excellence.
Christopher Solar is a designer and maker of unique contemporary furniture. His clean-lined work combines innovative forms, quality materials, and uncompromising craftsmanship.
Christopher offers a select line of limited-production designs, all of which are handmade to order in his studio in the heart of Ottawa, Canada.
Founded in 1950, Ciot is a leading importer, distributor, retailer and transformer of marble, slate, onyx and ceramic tiles. The company, which offers a one-stop-shop concept, owns showrooms in Montreal, Quebec, Brossard, Toronto (3) and Detroit, as well as a business office in New York.
COFO partners with new Canadian designers to see their ideas realized, produced and authentically brought to market. Our mission is to give back to the design community by featuring Canadian design at home and around the world.
All of our products are made in Canada using only the highest quality materials. Each of the designers we select through our design challenge lives and works on Canadian soil, and represents the very best new talent.
Architectural wall panels designed and made in Vancouver, BC.
The CBD studio in Toronto, Canada is a fully equipped production facility with scientific research capabilities. As a result, we can offer our clients the advantages of in-studio innovations in texture, colour and forms. We offer both residential and commercial applications and full-service expertise from inspiration to completion.
Coyote Outdoor Living was conceived to bring to market a suite of products that allow consumers to create the outdoor kitchen of their dreams. The cornerstone of the lineup is the Coyote grill. In all of the available barbeque models, the Coyote grill marries solid construction with strong aesthetics and remarkable performance. Designed to endure, the Coyote grill will be the heart of the outdoor living space.
We design furniture from helicopters, our designs are Anything but Ordinary.
Decimal is a Vancouver and Mexico City based company that develops and manufactures state-of-the-art 3D printed light fixtures. Decimal embraces today’s technological revolution by integrating design and technology to produce ingenious, unique and forward-thinking lighting products. By engineering cutting-edge LED modules and pairing them with customizable high-grade 3D printed shades, Decimal is creating a new era lighting products.
Every day we want to remind our customers, our partners and ourselves our founding mission: to make the appliances we use every day in our homes inspiring and dynamic; to always be innovative and trendsetting for the North American appliance market; to be Distinctive. With a diverse product lineup ranging from mid to high end European and North American appliances with brands such as Bertazzoni, Blomberg, Zephyr, Faber & Coyote. Today, we are one of the largest independent distributors in Canada.
Based in New York City, the architect and engineer duo behind durodeco seeks to combine the classic and the contemporary. The brand’s line of furniture, home goods, and jewelry achieves a warm-modern look by creating fresh and daring combinations of timeless materials.
East Van Light builds vintage industrial lamps, with engaging modern designs.
Combining locally salvaged hardwoods from the Canadian Westcoast, quality hardware, and antique reproduction Edison light bulbs, each lamp delivers warm ambient light and a refined old world aesthetic that inspires the work, repose, curiosity and conversation of those around it.
Our lamps are UL certified, and proudly handcrafted in small batches in East Vancouver, British Columbia.
Olga Oreshyna, a Canadian Artist, whose mission is to inspire wood appreciation and connect with nature through her intriguing artworks. Olga offers innovating and practical solutions for decorating your space with natural beauty, exquisite wood sculptures, with a harmonious balance of bold and delicate details.
FASHION | BLINDS | SHADES | AUTOMATION
Elite Window Fashions™ is one of Canada’s leading brands of custom window covering products. Our blinds and shades are all manufactured in Canada and distributed across the country through our network of authorized dealers, retailers, and interior designers.
Visit us at booth 422.
Design / Fabrication / Install / Maintenance of Living Wall Systems + Industrial Design + Custom wood / metal work with plantscape integration.
Foutu Tissu creates a whole range of handmade and eco-friendly decorative objects and original fabrics. Foutu Tissu offers a complete upholstery service, a large selection of sublimation printed fabrics and carefully selected textiles, as well as furniture and decorative objects. The collections spark a dialogue between retro and contemporary objects. Timeless and escaping the industrial culture, Foutu Tissu offers a design that combines craftsmanship, aesthetics, quality and ethics.
If you’re looking for the best, then look no further than Gaggenau at Booth#1910. Challenging tradition, breaking the mold when and where it makes sense in order to pave the way for new innovative ideas – this notion of the avant-garde is discernible in all our appliances. And it provides the basis for the four main design principles that apply to all our models: they are authentic, sculptural, expressive and generous.
We Can Bring Your Ideas to Life!
Whether you are looking for simple window treatments for privacy or light control, the latest in motorization or elaborate design to create your ultimate dream space, we will help you select the perfect treatment that will enhance your décor and add value of your home.
Our extensive product offering includes Custom Drapery, Blinds, Shades, Top Treatments…..everything to cover the interior of a window.
Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., and with locations throughout Europe, GRAFF is recognized globally for its trendsetting products and unique vision. Supported since 1922 by extensive plumbing and hardware manufacturing experience, GRAFF offers a wide range of contemporary, transitional and traditional styling. GRAFF’s commitment to creating cutting-edge, premium-quality fixtures is evident in each and every product.
Hardware for the Furniture & Kitchen Industry
Enhancing Mother Nature’s Beauty
Founded in 1988, we are a nonprofit housing organization working toward a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live. We mobilize communities to help working, lower income families build strength, stability, and independence through affordable homeownership. With the help of volunteers, donors, and community partners, we provide a solid foundation for better, healthier lives for families in the GTA. Since 1988, Habitat for Humanity GTA has built more than 360 homes for families, including over 1,000 children, in need of safe, decent, and affordable housing.
hollis+morris creates handmade furniture and lighting which carefully balances modern and honest designs. Versatile, well-crafted, and timeless pieces easily compliment residential, commercial, and hospitality spaces. hollis+morris proudly finds its roots in Canada where designs are inspired, materials are sourced, and products are made. The trademark integrations of solid wood and metal are hand-built in the production space onsite.
We are a premiere design, decorating and lifestyle brand that takes you inside the most unique and beautiful homes in North America and abroad. House & Home magazine is published by Lynda Reeves and edited by Beth Hitchcock. It brings you the best in design trends, products and stores to inspire you, and decorating advice to help you create the home you’ve always dreamed of.
JC Furniture Hardware Corporation is based in Toronto with sales across Canada. We are an importer and distributor specialized in kitchen cabinet hardware and related products.
We are one of the nationwide distributors of GRASS. We are also distributor of EUROFIT, NABER, KING Slide, SIGE and SUGATSUNE in Ontario.
Over the years, we’ve earned a reputation for reliability from our customers. We will continue our original business principle of guaranteeing customer satisfaction.
We are dedicated to quality, design and local manufacturing. Our furniture is handcrafted in our Montreal workshop by our skilled team of craftspeople. Each piece is purposefully designed and made to stand the test of time, physically and aesthetically.
We believe in what we build.
The lighting studio will be partnering with its Toronto dealer, Klaus, for its North American premier of the Mile, a new collection designed in collaboration with designer Guillaume Sasseville.
Lambert et Fils’ simplicity, graceful, poetic lights are born of meticulous design explorations at every stage of development as it strives to create an emotional rapport between the human and the object. Its collections are conceived, designed and hand-assembled under one roof.
Made in Montréal
Lev2 is a custom manufacturer of both commercial and residential cabinetry. Our Signature Exclusive Full Custom line, Premium Semi-Custom and Pre-Manufactured Assortment is built with impeccable precision and elegant detail. Experience unparalleled craftsmanship with our millwork, cabinetry and storage solutions.
Locus Vie is a distribution company for home decor products in North America. We focus on premium European design companies that are looking to make an entrance into the North American market. The first brand we are collaborating with is Hidraulik: an innovative brand of floor and table mats that marries iconic mosaic design with everyday functionality and modern materials. IDS is the exclusive launch for Locus Vie x Hidraulik in Canada.
Lorraine Tuson’s work is informed by her diverse path as an artist and designer. Her design career began as an award-winning art director in book publishing. A deep respect for the handmade and a love of interiors and textiles, inspired Lorraine to create her own product lines.
Combining natural materials with art and design, Lorraine creates objects, custom art and bespoke carpet and wall surface designs that tell a story, invite engagement and provide moments of joy in their everyday use.
LUMAS is a limited edition, photographic art gallery specializing in quality, accessible artwork.
Our in-depth complimentary art consultation services are available for any residential, corporate or hospitality project.
With over 3,000 signed works in the collection, our professional Art Consultants are ready to help you find the ideal piece to suit any budget or design concept.
Bespoke and customized legacy furniture made in downtown Toronto. Natural elements with urban aesthetics form the core of this brand.
Luxi Studioworks is a Halifax-based company producing contemporary statement lighting for the Canadian design market. All of our luminaires are locally manufactured and CSA approved. We are able to adapt our existing designs to your vision, or purpose a new design to suit the history, aesthetics and practical requirements of your space.
INTRODUCING 3 NEW FURNITURE LINES.
To inspire people to elevate their spaces and fulfill an emotion therein.
Creating avant-garde designs in furniture, sculpture and other products. Developing new concepts fabricated with North American craftsmanship.
“Sometimes it is to meet and need or to fuel a fire, other times it is just to venture down a path. To strive to push boundaries.” – Michael Alexander Crabtree
Maison-Basque invites design and textile lovers to adopt its riot of stripes from Southwest France: strong colours of artisanal quality, featuring indoor and outdoor collections to celebrate each season with variety. Now for the first time in Canada there is a dedicated shop for authentic, top-quality, woven-in-France Basque textiles, home décor items and accessories.
Visit our Toronto showroom, open to the public, the design community and retail partners in Canada + visit our online shop.
Re-thinking concrete. Distinct Interiors creates ultra-thin concrete overlays that mimic a diverse range of concrete architectural styles. Allow us to introduce you to Matt™ Concrete Overlay Panels, patent pending. Now Matt™ brings an innovative new dimension to design – handcrafted, bespoke concrete overlay panels made to your specific order; specializing in fireplace mantles and surrounds, walls, ceilings and specialty areas such as back splashes.
Matthew McCormick Studio is a multi-disciplinary design studio based in Vancouver, Canada that produces distinctive lighting and artistic installations. Founded in 2013 by Matthew McCormick, the studio designs, manufactures, and globally distributes McCormick’s own distinctive collections. In addition to creating bespoke, sculptural lighting, all products are made in Canada by a network of committed young manufacturers and craftsmen.
MERCIER is now greener than ever, acting today for tomorrow’s generations. We are the only prefinished hardwood flooring manufacturer to have the GREENGUARD Gold certification, granted by an independent third party. With Mercier, you benefit from the cleanest, most environmentally friendly hardwood floor on the market.
In 2018, discover our modern outlook on Herringbone and take the broader view on flooring with our NEW 8 1/8” width!
Since being founded in 1899 Miele has followed its ‘Forever Better’ brand promise. This means: We do everything we can to always be better than all other suppliers and strive to be better than we already are. For our customers this means the peace of mind of knowing that choosing Miele is a good decision – and probably the decision of a lifetime.
For over 50 years, Mobilia has invited its clientele to draw inspiration from around the world to make a world of their own.
Passionate about quality and design, we pride ourselves in offering a wide range of new and exciting home furnishings at an exceptional quality-price-style ratio.
Mobilia was founded in Montreal in 1966 by Hans Kau and remains a family-run business with eight locations in Quebec and Ontario.
For over 20 years, the Monogram luxury appliance brand has been synonymous with impeccable craftsmanship and sophisticated design. Through artisan inspired quality control and relentless commitment to innovation, Monogram offers unique kitchen solutions to discerning consumers.
Beautiful, simple & well-crafted furniture.
Modern luxury for your home.
Made in Canada.
Nanoleaf is a green technology company changing the world with innovative lighting solutions that are smarter by design. By infusing artistic design and technological innovations in their products, Nanoleaf brings excitement, convenience, and joy to the way people experience light.
Nanoleaf’s bestselling Light Panels & Rhythm music visualizer transform your playlist into mesmerizing displays of kaleidoscopic colour. Just hit play and sit back to watch your own dancing symphony of lights.
EXCLUSIVE BY DESIGN
The spaces we inhabit are more than places to live, work and play. They shape our experiences, exemplify our inner esthetic and affect our well-being every single day. At Northern, our goal is to create the finest products that have a positive effect on the world and spaces we live in.
O.NIX, specialists in German & Italian cabinetry designs, are co-presenting along with suppliers, Biefbi Cucine, and newest exclusive supplier of living & bedroom cabinetry, Olivieri Mobili.
On display is Biefbi’s latest kitchen collection, BK System, a manifestation of ongoing technical & innovative stylistic kitchen solutions.
For Olivieri, the following living area systems & closets will be displayed: Movida 2.0, Cube 5, Wally, and 360 Gradi Glass & Elite.
Ortal is the world’s premier designer and builder of high-end contemporary frameless gas fireplaces. For more than 30 years, Ortal has led in its category by developing exclusive fire technologies to meet the most stringent requirements of architects, designers and builders—making it the industry’s go-to brand. With meticulous attention to detail, Ortal has built a reputation on its uncompromising quality of materials, safety standards, ease of installation and end-to-end services.
Founded in 1987 in Québec, Canada, Polycor has become the largest fully-integrated manufacturer and distributor of natural stone in North America today. Polycor quarries granite, marble, limestone and soapstone.
Our objective: Make people fall in love with natural stone.
PurParket is a wide plank engineered hardwood that is crafted by hand from responsibly harvested European white oak.
Inspiring colors selected by top international design firms ensures there is a PurParket floor that suits every style and space. Our floors are offered with smooth, brushed or distressed surface treatments and protected with a unique natural oil finish that complements the organic beauty of each plank. Our materials are one hundred percent VOC free and European Zero (E0) compliant.
Since inception our goal was to create a flooring solution that was truly different. PurParket is easy to maintain, durable and above all else; a healthy, responsible choice in hardwood flooring.
City Series gas fireplaces were created specifically to meet the needs of architects and designers, providing total creative freedom in finishing materials and a completely frameless design that integrates seamlessly into any space. Fresh viewing perspectives and discrete venting options are now possible thanks to Regency’s new patent pending technology. Better yet, City Series Cool System works without cooling fans to provide a flame experience void of noisy hardware.
Visit booth #2211.
ROHL discovers exceptional, authentically luxurious products for the kitchen and bath. Every product is crafted in the towns and villages of Western Europe, New Zealand and North America.
These very exceptional collections, made by artisans employing techniques passed from generation to generation, are crafted using genuine materials sourced regionally and often unique to the area of origin. Each Series is created with the legacy of architectural periods and influences
ROSA is a design and build company based in Toronto. Focusing on modern life and all that it encompasses, our simple and elegant furniture is intended to be well used and loved and a part of your every day. ROSA collaborates with the interior design, architecture and furniture making community, and welcomes projects of all sizes.
Ryspot Design produces limited production handcrafted goods. Ryspot Design is focused on innovative materials use and practical home design. Handmade furniture is an heirloom that expresses the individual identities of our clients. Works are created on demand for clients to allow for customized options that best suit their needs.
Ryspot Design is based in Edmonton, Alberta.
Samantha’s sculptural pieces and wall installations are glistening jewels, the focal point of any home. Her style marries playful yet luxurious design with an impeccable attention to detail and craftsmanship. Her distinctive style juxtaposes refinement with rawness (graffiti, industrial parts). She uses vibrant colour to highlight sophistication and glamour, often employing candy-like colours and contrasting textures to enhance the visual effect. Every piece has a brilliant metallic moment.
Stûv focuses its efforts on developing a contemporary approach to the fireplace. The simplicity and clean lines of Stûv’s fireplaces is the signature of the company’s pure and minimalist approach. Stûv always pays particular attention to the functional aspects of its fireplaces and has made many innovations that have set standards in the stove and fireplace industry. More than ever, Stûv is looking for innovative solutions that integrate renewable energy into the heating systems of tomorrow.
Where nature meets modern luxury.
The Bunkie is an elegant, prefabricated dwelling that requires no building permits and assembles in days. It’s well built, extremely comfortable and highly customizable.
Kitchen Ideas for Designers
Seeking inspiration or decorating tips for a new design or remodel? Get in kitchen planning mode with Thermador, one of the industry’s premier luxury brands. Our cooking and refrigeration collections blend harmoniously with virtually any style—from traditional and transitional to contemporary—allowing you to design client kitchens that will thrill the most demanding culinary enthusiast. Design your kitchen with Thermador. Visit us at Booth #1810.
Creating innovative products and concepts with great designers is Vitra’s essence. They are developed in Switzerland and installed worldwide by architects, companies and private users to build inspirational spaces for living, working and shopping as well as public areas.
With its classics Vitra represents groundbreaking 20th century design. Today, in combining technical and conceptual expertise with the creativity of contemporary designers, Vitra seeks to continue pushing the boundaries of the design discipline.
Volvo Cars combine unique Scandinavian luxury with world-class safety across it’s all-new lineup of SUV’s, Wagons and Sedans. This year, Volvo introduces the All-New 2018 Volvo XC60, the evolution of the dynamic Swedish SUV. Where bold design meets a beautiful interior. Where technology is natural. Where every drive is a pleasure.
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