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Pam Purves

Freelance photographer and writer Pam Purves lives in Caledon.

Filipe Leite’s Incredible Journey

Jun 19, 2018

Filipe Leite’s extraordinary ride from Calgary to Tierra del Fuego was an undertaking he had dreamed of since he was a student in Bolton.

A Last Christmas

Nov 22, 2017

Saying farewell to a beloved home is never easy.

The Mad Hatter’s Country Home

Sep 16, 2017

Ron and Glenn are interior designers by trade – and they’re adventurous. One suspects Alice and the Mad Hatter would feel quite at home here.

Living Large Atop Henning Salon

Jun 21, 2017

To simplify life at work and home, this Orangeville couple created the ideal urban loft.

How West Coast Modern Made it to the Edge of Palgrave

Mar 20, 2017

Amid farmhouses and Victorian gothic, this sleek West Coast Modern design stands out in style.

Innocents in the Woods

Nov 22, 2016

How a city couple learned to love gumboots.

A Family Seat

Sep 16, 2016

A compound of historic buildings and fishing ponds makes an idyllic gathering place for family and friends.

A Storied Home

Jun 20, 2016

A Mono farmhouse was loved, nearly lost, then loved again.

Patterns for Living

Mar 21, 2016

How design can make a house a home with pattern language.

What’s Bred in the Bone

Nov 25, 2015

An interlocking construction technique redefines the notion of prefab.

A Breath of Fresh Air

Sep 11, 2015

This Mulmur house was designed from the ground up with healthy living in mind.

The Little House Down the Lane

Jun 16, 2015

The owner knew from the start that she wanted a small stone house and looked for two years before learning of this one from a friend in the area.

An Unexpected Country Life

Mar 23, 2015

A Sunday drive in the hills took a surprise turn, leading a Toronto couple on a delightful journey into the past.

A Timely Salvation

Nov 17, 2014

An abandoned stone church in Caledon is blessed with a second life.

From Mystery to Modern

Sep 11, 2014

Solving a mystery was just the first step in transforming a tired Pan-Abode into a contemporary, eco-friendly dwelling.

A European Manor in the Erin Countryside

Jun 17, 2014

The established trees shield the entrance to the house and provide natural shade where trillium, May apple and wild anemone flourish in the woodland garden.

A Touch of French Countryside

Mar 23, 2014

The kitchen design was influenced by the eclectic kitchens of rural southern France.

Nestled on a Hockley Hillside

Nov 19, 2013

Built like a little village, this house encompasses two visions of home.