Sylvie Li

Sylvie specializes in food, interior lifestyle, and travel photography. She loves cooking new recipes, reading, Scandinavian and Japanese design, tea and cycling on hot summer days.
This Rental Has a Luscious Velvet Sofa & Incredible Vintage Brass Chandelier
This designer's rental apartment is FILLED with gorgeous vintage gems.
Feb 2, 2021
This Renovated Montréal Home Has the Most Stunning Modern Pink Kitchen
Honestly the whole home is pretty gorgeous.
May 25, 2020
A Store Owner’s Childhood Home Gets a Fresh, Modern Look
BUK & NOLA co-founder decorated her house with a mix of influences ranging from Scandinavian, minimalism, quirky, and boho designs.
Sep 11, 2019
A Ceramicist’s Scandinavian Rustic Montreal Loft
Name: Trudy Crane Location: Old Montreal Size: 1250 square feet Years Lived In: 2 years, renting After working as an executive in the fashion industry for many years, Trudy decided to pursue her dream and switched to a career as a ceramicist. Inspired by nature and the many shades of white, she creates beautiful and organic ceramics under the name of Looks Like White.
Apr 30, 2019
An Insta-Famous Illustrator’s Home Is Pleasantly Plant-Filled
Name: Cécile Gariépy, her boyfriend, and their lovely dog, Marjo Location: Rosemont La Petite-Patrie, Montreal Size: 1,000 square feet Years lived in: 3 years, owned After her studies in cinema and working as a film director for five years, Cécile Gariépy moved to Paris to pursue a master’s degree. Her life in France was very academic, and creative Cécile started drawing illustrations.
Apr 29, 2019
A Painter’s Modern Loft Is Light-Filled and Dreamy
Name: Lysa Jordan, Sergio Castano and dog Walter Location: Montreal, Quebec Size: 1,100 square feet Years lived in: 6 months, renting Artist Lysa Jordan and architect Sergio Castano live with their dog Walter in a working and living loft nestled in the Saint Henri neighborhood. Quite unconventional from typical Montreal apartments, their pad is a modern, minimal, and creative space for both of them. “It’s a stimulating and inspiring place.
Apr 29, 2019
A Minimal Montreal Apartment Has Dreamy Parisian Vibes
Name: Lauren MacLean Location: Montreal, QC, Canada Size: 700 square ft Years lived in: 1 year, rent Born and raised in Ontario, a few years ago Lauren was ready for a change and looked to Montreal for a new adventure. Knowing little about the city, she was nonetheless drawn towards its culture and beauty. “I found a listing online for a tiny vacant studio, so I checked it out and loved it right away. It was one small room with zero closets,” she says.
Apr 29, 2019
A Sleek and Small Minimal Modern Montreal Apartment
Name: Edmund Lam Location: Montreal, Canada Size: 850 square feet Years lived in: 3 months, owned Edmund Lam, creative director of fashion retailer Frank and Oak, lived in a mid-century house for five years in Montreal-West. Missing city life, he moved back into a smaller apartment a few months ago in Le Plateau Mont-Royal.
Oct 5, 2018
A Converted Commercial Loading Dock Turned Modern Home
Name: Jasmine Waheed and cat Barney Location: Garment District — Montreal Size: 1,500 square feet Years lived in: 2 years, 8 months, owned After traveling across—and falling in love with—Canada, Jasmine Waheed decided to move from London to Montreal 15 years ago. Her background is in graphic design, but upon arriving in Montreal, she decided to make the switch to photography.
May 29, 2018