About tracysvendsen

Hello and welcome! I’m Tracy Svendsen and I’m an interior designer and the editor for Canadian Log Homes. My goal is to connect readers to the latest and most beautiful trends in home design. Enjoy!

Coastal Decorating Ideas

Coastal Decorating Ideas Coastal Decorating Ideas: There are many approaches one can take in decorating their log home aside from taking a traditional rustic or western approach. Coastal decorating is another great option that works well in rustic style construction. A coastal look can easily be achieved [...]

By |2019-04-10T18:09:00+00:00April 20th, 2016|Coastal Design, Rustic Decorating Ideas|9 Comments

Rustic Industrial Decor

Rustic Industrial Decor & Decorating Ideas Against a backdrop of red brick, a tufted leather sofa is illuminated by the glow of exposed bulbs on a black iron chandelier. Just your average industrial home, right? Wrong! On an adjacent wall, a black and white painting of horses stands above [...]

By |2019-03-27T13:45:16+00:00February 23rd, 2016|Farmhouse Decor, Rustic Home Decor, Western Decor|1 Comment

Pioneer Log Homes

Featured Log Home Builder: Pioneer Log Homes of BC Pioneer Log Homes of B.C. is fortunate to have better than 40 years of experience doing just what they love best: rolling up their sleeves and hand-crafting noble Red Cedar logs into stunning cabins, homes, and other log-hewn structures. [...]

By |2019-03-27T13:45:17+00:00February 3rd, 2016|Log Homes, Rustic Decorating Ideas|0 Comments

Farmhouse Decorating Ideas

FARMHOUSE DECORATING IDEAS & DECOR I really love the farmhouse style of decorating as it’s not only classic, but elegant and comfortable as well. It’s all about simplicity and keeping things organic. Regardless of location, almost any home can embrace the farmhouse vibe. The finer details matter with this approach, and it works best when [...]

Gorgeous Interiors

Gorgeous Interiors The following images are of a NC State Chancellor's Residence designed by Design Lines.  Design Lines is known for developing beautiful living solutions for their clients homes. Their design process is a collaborative effort and they create fabulous interiors. I think they did a fantastic job on this home - [...]

By |2019-05-05T21:15:16+00:00September 29th, 2015|Dining Rooms, Interior Design|0 Comments

Rustic Bedding Sets

TOP RUSTIC BEDDING SETS FOR FALL It's easy to turn your bedroom into a southwestern or rustic log cabin retreat with the following selection of rustic bedding collections and ensembles. Rustic bedding generally reflects the colors and hues of the great outdoors, often depicting motifs and patterns of woodlands, bear, moose and elk. The leading [...]

Log Homes Done Right

Stunning Log Homes I've put together a few images of stunning log homes for design inspiration. The first series is a home built by Sitka Log Homes. Sitka specializes in custom log homes, timber frame and hybrid construction from small log cabins and family homes to large log and timber frame resorts. Their [...]

By |2019-05-06T23:24:59+00:00July 20th, 2015|Log Homes, Rustic Decorating Ideas|0 Comments