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Rebecca Hay and Cynthia Soda
Sat. Sept. 29 | 3pm
A well designed home renovation must be functional first and enhance how your live in your home. Toronto Designer Rebecca Hay and Interior Designer Cynthia Soda will get you “Reno Ready”.
Learn their top designer tips to creating a stress-free renovation. They will share their stylish innovative design ideas and leading-edge products for today’s renovations. You will learn the true benefits to working with a designer with their latest before and afters of family friendly, liveable luxury home projects. Don’t miss the chance to get reno ready this fall.

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Designer Rebecca Hay, is the Principal Designer of Rebecca Hay Designs Inc. This Toronto award winning boutique design firm for over decade has been offering complete design & renovation services for residential, commercial and vacation properties. Known and celebrated for her design work and appearances on various acclaimed HGTV shows, Rebecca and her team design classic livable spaces that reflect their owner’s personality. Servicing clientele throughout Toronto, GTA, Canada www.

Cynthia Soda is Owner, Principal Interior Designer of Soda Pop Design Inc., a multi-disciplinary interior design firm providing complete custom renovation and design services for residential and commercial clients throughout the GTA. Soda Pop Design Inc focuses on merging the client’s lifestyle, personality and architecture to create customized liveable luxury., instagram: @csodapop, twitter: @sodapopdesign

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Sharon Grech and Shai DeLuca-Tamasi
Sharon Sat. Sept. 29 | 1pm
Sharon and Shai Sun. Sept. 30 | 1pm
Shai Sun. Sept. 30 | 3pm

As an in-house Colour and Design Expert and Spokesperson for Benjamin Moore & Co., Sharon has established a reputation as an enthusiastic and knowledgeable authority on all aspects of colour, home fashion and style trends.
With a passion for colour and style, Sharon has been a popular décor expert on Canada’s top lifestyle program, Cityline, since 1997. With her artist’s eye and lively “do-it-yourself” approach, Sharon has led the makeovers of hundreds of rooms, both inside and out, demonstrating how colour and paint can unify and beautify any space. Behind the scenes, Sharon works with Benjamin Moore’s New York based Colour Innovation and Design Team, where she researches trends, helps develop new colour collections and shares her colour and paint expertise with consumer, media and professional audiences across North America and beyond.

Shai DeLuca-Tamasi is the founder and president of the award winning design studio, SHAI DELUCA INTERIOR DESIGN & Design Expert for Canada’ s number 1 lifestyle show, Cityline. “ Life is in the details, style accordingly”, says Shai. The principal guides the style Shai provides for clients and viewers alike. Active in global interior design community, Shai works continuously as a design visionary pursuing projects that will continue to put him on the international design map.

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Iva Grbesic
Sat. Sept. 29 | 5pm

While Iva Grbesic was a stay at home mom she started reading style blogs but none of them featured stylish mothers over 35 so she decided to change that. Her blog “Falling in Style” lead to broadcast opportunities and she became a regular Style Expert on Cityline and a guest on Today’s Shopping Choice. Iva offers viewers and her readers style tips for real women by a real woman.

Subject: Let’s Talk About Sleep

Neil Harding
Fri. Sept. 28 | 4pm
Sat. Sept. 29 | 4pm
Sun. Sept. 30 | 12noon

Designed to help people realize how to get a great night’s sleep. Find out what you can do to improve the quality and quantity of your sleep.

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Neil Harding, who is responsible for home shows nationally, has been a part of the Sleep Country team for close to 18 years. During this time he has gained extensive product and industry knowledge and is considered an expert in his field.

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