Entries by Jennifer

Designers and Trades | Working hand in hand

Hey everyone! As we welcome the release of our new website design (I hope you like it!), we are also working on several new exciting opportunities. We won’t spoil that…yet. With September approaching and kids starting to head back to school, parents and other adults alike head back to their daily routine to start dreaming about […]

Chalk Paint | Re-finished Dresser

A client had found this mid-century modern dresser through an online buy and sell website, at a great price. The dresser offered a great look and fit her space perfectly. Though the original owner had attempted to refinish the dresser themselves, there were some distinguished characteristics that did not make it quite as desirable as […]

Green Jobs | A little Speech

While juggling a few different things in business right now, I have an exciting update on a recent event we were very pleased to participate in. Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC) had invited us, well… Katherine, to speak to students and those interested in a career that revolved around the environment. The speakers promoted passion […]

What’s wrong with Red Lists?

As always, O Ecotextiles has brilliantly laid out where the textile industry has work to do. Water treatment needs to be addressed and so much more. We love O Ecotextiles and Two Sisters Ecotextiles!! #ecotextiles #cleanwater #sustainable #interiordesign #toxicchemicals #bodyburden #goodhealth

Designs From the Mat… Returning Home

It feels like I’ve been off my Yoga mat for years. It has been a very long winter with a previously busy autumn. Our cottage renovation clients have kept us rocking over this past year, for which we are very grateful but to schedule an interior renovation project to be completed over the Christmas holiday […]

Plan your Reno in the Winter | Tips for the savvy shopper

Here at Nested Green we’ve interacted with many folks who have expressed starting their renovations in the spring or summer and some into the late fall. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, it’s great you want to get started! However, it can lead to a lot of unnecessary stress because of schedules, availability of product […]