Don’t judge a book by its cover and don’t judge a house from its exterior look. This is what we can learn from a house located in the Bloor West Village in Toronto. This is the home of a 96-year-old Toronto resident who is going to sell her two-story home.
From the outside, the house looks like a normal home of the 1940s, but from inside, it completely portrays a different story that even her neighbors had no idea about. The most interesting thing about this home is that the interior of the home has not changed for more than 72 years. It is gorgeously decorated in the 1950s and 1960s style from the floor to ceiling and will surely steal your heart at a single glance. With metallic wallpaper, pastel decorations, modern baroque prints, colorful carpeting, amazing lighting, and stunning style, this house look like a set of a pristine palace.
The most surprising thing about this 96-year-old lady, a former seamstress is that she never received any professional training in interior decoration but has always been passionate about designing her home and always listened to her heart whenever she chose anything. Despite her age, she has managed to keep every corner of her home in pristine and well-maintained conditions with the help of her family. In an interview with HGTV, she claimed that she has always tried to be an individual and follow her own style for the interior decoration of her home.
Just take a tour of this beautiful and incredible house below:
1The exterior of the home
Located in the Bloor West Village of West Toronto, this home looks like any normal building of 1940’s, however, what lies behind that door is something simply stunning.
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Open the door and just see what an amazing entryway is waiting for your welcome. From floor to cleaning, this double storey building is decorated gorgeously in 1960s style. From design, architecture, color selection, lighting to wallpaper, everything is just amazing and breathtakingly beautiful.
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The living room portrays the look of a royal palace and represent a wonderful combination of colors, decorating themes, textures and a great architectural style. The 96-year-old lady, who is soon moving to a retirement community preferred soft colors and things that match and flow well together.
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