When and When Not to use Symmetry

When and When Not to use Symmetry

Symmetry is often high on my clients’ wish list, such as when: positioning a bed or sofa in the centre of the wall, arranging windows on their home’s facade in a symmetric pattern, or placing chairs evenly around a room.  On the other hand, there are people who prefer...
The 80/20 Rule in Feng Shui

The 80/20 Rule in Feng Shui

A harmonious, happy & healthy building with relatively small effort The 80/20 rule, also called the Pareto principle, states that in any endeavour roughly 80% of consequences come from 20% of causes. As little as 20% of our efforts create 80% of benefits.  That...
Clutter Strategies

Clutter Strategies

The First Thing to do with Clutter We know that clutter is a problem. It is stagnation of Qi that takes the life out of a place. We also know to remedy it we clean up and create order.  I’ve come across an interesting twist on to how to handle clutter though: The...
The Year of the Dragon – 2024

The Year of the Dragon – 2024

Ready for the ride? Not only are we beginning a new 20-year Feng Shui period, Period 9, we are also entering the Year of the Dragon with the Lunar New Year on February 10, 2024.   A Dragon is volatile and unpredictable. It may shake things up and rock foundations...
Period 9 – Wealth Energy Update

Period 9 – Wealth Energy Update

A huge change is about to occur with our buildings! The old wealth energy (#8) is going to retire, and the new ruling energy (#9) is going to take its place. This primarily affects life force and abundance. Wealth in Feng Shui is Yang. It’s the life force that comes...
Love & Wisdom

Love & Wisdom

The WATER Element Love & wisdom seem to be of rather short supply in this crazy fractured world of ours – at least on the big stage. We can however focus on nurturing these qualities in our personal lives and homes.  In Feng Shui and traditional Chinese...