Learn trends and tips for designing the perfect kitchen and bathroom. Suzanne Dimma reflects on new technologies for these functional rooms, as well as the personal touches that make them memorable. Lynda Reeves rounds up her favourite spring finds in cool blues and outlines easy ways to update your home as the snow melts. Get inspired by hot designs, planning ideas and layout tips in our kitchens feature, plus learn the best bathroom looks and must-have products. Browse photos of a serene summer home in Magog, Quebec, designed by Daniel Brisset. Sarah Hartill transforms basic mirror tiles into a full-length piece with patina. Finally, food editor Eric Vellend reveals five ways to capture savoury Sicilian flavours.