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Interior Decorating in North Vancouver

Renovated bathroom ensuiteA Stroke of Genius is a full service Interior Decorating Company based in North Vancouver servicing the Greater Vancouver area. Under the direction of Principal Interior Decorator, Barbara Aylesworth, we strive to create interior spaces that are both beautiful and functional.

Barbara believes that good design is the creation of ‘functional beauty’. The design process is a very personal one and is unique to every project. The key to good design is fulfilling the client's dream.

Barbara listens carefully to her clients, interprets their needs and wants, then presents options and creative solutions. Barbara is passionate about Interior Decorating and Design and brings creative vision and attention to detail to every project.

Contact us today to book your project consultation!


  • Colour ConsultationsColour ConsultationsFor one room or your entire house, using colour – from neutrals to the brightest hues – can transform your decor from drab to fabulous. Learn More
  • Kitchen & Bathroom RemodelingKitchen & Bathroom RemodelingWhether you are planning on staying in your home or you want to update to sell, renovating your Kitchen or Bathroom is always a good investment. Learn More
  • Kitchen & Bathroom RemodelingMaterial SpecificationReady to renovate or build new?
    A Stroke of Genius offers Material Specification Services that will pull everything together for you.
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  • Project CoordinationProject CoordinationFrom concept to completion,
    A Stroke of Genius can coordinate and manage your renovation project so it is done right, on time and on budget.
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Custom and Specialty WorkCustom & Specialty WorkCreate a unique, welcoming space that reflects your personality with custom drapery & bedding, upholstery & slip covers, wallpaper, & paint finishes. Learn More

What People Say

I recently purchased an apartment that required major renovations before I moved in. Barbara Aylesworth of A Stroke of Genius tackled the project and, what an amazing job she did!! What was once an outdated, 80’s style apartment is now a bright, cheery, welcoming place to call home. She brought many unique ideas and suggestions to the renovat…
Alice G
…Let me tell you something about this lady, Barb, She knows her stuff! When she gets a ‘vision’, after you have explained what you are looking for, if you let her go, she can take your house, throw it up in the air, as if in the ‘Wizard of Oz’ and when it lands, you see it!! The magic of her talent. She is amazing…………….personable and easy to tal…
Kendra S.
Thank you again for bringing your impeccable taste, professionalism and wonderful work to our home. Everything is cozy, comfortable and welcoming.
Nicole G.

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