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A DARING CONDO RENO

When faced with the dilemma of buying a new condo versus renovating an older one, a Victoria couple proved that out-of-date can become spectacular in the hands of an innovative designer. Read more…

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THE DREAMY WORLD OF ARTIST RENEE NAULT

To say Renee Nault is a nerd misses a key attribute — she is a cool nerd, something altogether more interesting. From fantastical creatures to modern-day mermaids, the Victoria-based illustrator knows no limit to her artistic imagination. Read more…

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FASHION: MOODY BLUES

Is Raintoria giving you a case of the blues? We’ve got the cure! Designers are going crazy for this flattering hue, creating eye-catching pieces in shades from vivid aqua to deep navy to invigorate your wardrobe this season.  Read more…

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RUN AWAY WITH US — TO THE CIRCUS!

Dream of soaring on a trapeze? Being shot out of a canon? Clowning around? Island Circus Space is setting up their school in Victoria and whether you’re 10 years old or 50, there’s something for everyone under this Big Top.  Read more…

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HOUSE TOUR: SALT SPRING MODERN

To make the most of its stunning setting on Salt Spring Island, this home uses a series of airy, light-filled pavilions. The modern décor, wood-crafted furniture and nature-inspired art set the stage for elegant coastal living.  Read more…

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BOOST YOUR HEALTH WITH BONE BROTH

Chicken soup has long been known for its health-giving properties, but rebranded bone broth is the new nectar of the holistic gods. This delicious, nourishing health booster is making the transition from traditional to on-trend.  Read more…

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YAM’s Best of 2015

As we head into 2016, we’ve been looking back over our favourite features and photographs of 2015. Here are just a few of the highlights, including envy-inducing homes, sumptuous foodie finds, bold fashion statements and inspiring local talent. Read more…

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2016 DECOR COLOUR TRENDS

There’s a whirlwind of white coming to home interiors this year, influenced by everything from Parisian architecture to snow. YAM’s design expert presents some beautiful palettes with white as the unifying factor.  Read more…

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HOW GIVING BACK CAN LEAD TO A BETTER LIFE

During this holiday season of giving, YAM talks to some very inspirational people — including, yes, a real-life genie — who are passionate about paying it forward. We also discover why the spirit of giving benefits the giver just as much as the recipient.  Read more…

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THE WEST COAST’S COZIEST WINTER ESCAPES

When winter comes and you crave a relaxing escape but you still want to stay warm and cozy, B.C.’s West Coast offers rustically luxurious getaways where you can wile away the chilly days by the fire or storm-watch from your deck with a hot toddy in hand.  Read more…

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MARVELLOUS COCKTAIL MAKEOVERS

These thoughtful and playful renditions of classic cocktails from five inspired Victoria bartenders offer a great way to try a different take on an old favourite. They may just inspire you to get a little creative with your home bar. Read more…

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FALL FASHION: JET SET CONFIDENTIAL

This autumn, luxury is found in the details, with sumptuous capes and statement coats paired with sleek accessories. It’s your passport to arriving in sophisticated style, whether you’re travelling by land, air or sea. Read more…

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