About Jackie Morra
When she's not in front of an audience demonstrating helpful ideas on how to transform and connect with our spaces both indoor and outdoor or creating inspirational design experiences across the country, she's actively partnering with her favourite charities such as Canadian Cancer Society, Canadian Women’s Foundation, Make-A-Wish Canada and Samaritan’s Purse. Jackie is a popular design personality and lifestyle expert at various consumer shows, corporate events, workshops and has been featured on television, in print and online nationally.
Shows featuring Jackie Morra include:
- National Home Show / Canada Blooms Toronto
- Toronto Fall Home Show
- Spring Home & Garden Show - South Western Ontario
- The Backyard Living Expo
- Ottawa Fall Home Show
- Seasons Christmas Show
- BC Home & Garden Show
- Calgary Home & Garden Show
- Edmonton Home & Garden Show
- Ottawa Home and Garden Show
- Montreal Fall Home Expo
- Winnipeg Home & Garden Show
- National Women's Show Toronto, Ottawa
- Ideal Home & Garden Show - Hamilton
- Westman Women's Expo Manitoba
Exhibits by Jackie Morra Interiors including concept, design & execution:
• 400 sq. ft. Ultimate Backyard at the National Home Show / Canada Blooms in Toronto
• 1000 sq. ft. Ultimate Kids Spaces at the National Home Show in Toronto
• 900 sq. ft. Urban Living Home at the National Home Show in Toronto
• 1500 sq. ft. Hockey Fan Cave at the Ottawa Home & Design Show
• 1500 sq. ft. Hockey Fan Cave at the Montreal Fall Home Expo
• 1500 sq. ft. Hockey Fan Cave at the Winnipeg Home Expressions Show
• 2400 sq. ft. Hockey Fan Cave at the National Home Show in Toronto
• 2000 sq. ft. Backyard Oasis of the Dream Home at the National Home Show in Toronto
Media featuring Jackie Morra include:
Backyard Accessories by Toronto designer Jackie Morra Interiors
The key to finishing the look and adding extra comfort and luxury to your backyard living space is with speciality accessories such as shown above the hammock, fireplace, lighting and in more detail below such as the in ground speakers to add great quality of music for an outdoor party or soft and relaxing for swaying in the hammock. Here are a few highlights for each of the featured items including benefits and details on specs, and where to get for your convenience.
Hammock – 6335-166, Double Sonata by Vivere Ltd www.vivereltd.com
Available exclusively at Home Hardware for a great price of $89.99, this double hammock is made with a polyester fabric and ropes and treated for UV protection along with grommets, hardware and o rings zinc coated to help withstand the elements better. For relaxing in style and softness a poly-fill is used in the middle to add comfort when enjoying a siesta in your backyard. The hammock is quilted with sew lines down the hammock to keep the poly-fill from moving around or bunching up. The look is stylish and inviting and perfect for relaxing anytime.
Real Flame Sierra Outdoor Fireplace – www.realflame.com
Extend your outdoor living season and enjoy a real fire without the mess and hassle of wood. A slide out drawer holds up to four cans of gel fuel. Fireplaces comes with hand-painted cast concrete logs, decorative lava rock, and storage cover to protect unit when not in use. Real Flame is the original, premium gel fuel designed for use with vent less gel fireplaces and accessories. It is an environmentally friendly, non-toxic, clean burning gel that doesn’t leave any soot, smoke or ashes behind so there’s no messy clean up. Best of all, Real Flame creates a robust, bright yellow, orange and red flame that crackles just like a log fire. Each can of Real Flame gel fuel is designed to burn for up to 2 ½ to 3 hours long. If you wish to create a fire for a shorter period, simply extinguish the flame and re-cap the can. Re-use any remaining gel fuel for your next fire. For each fire, you may use one to three cans of gel fuel at a time, depending on the size of fire you wish to create.
Indoor/Outdoor Flame-less Candles & Lanterns - by Candle Impressions - www.candleimpressions.net
With up to 2000 hours of of battery run time with 2 D batteries, a 3 hour timer and weather resistant, these outdoor candles look stylish with a realistic flicker and glow of candlelight. There are economical, safe, convenient and a greener alternative. Perfect for entertaining or enjoying a quiet evening under the stars. Keep you patio luminous all summer long.
Ridley Acoustics EVIG8G High Performance In-ground Speaker by Higher Definition – www.hd.ca
This high performance in-ground speaker boasts a weather-resistant Teflon coating. A full-range 100-watt driver, 8″ Polycarbonate Woofer with butyl rubber surround and true 360° sound provide you with an outstanding performance. Includes 50ft of cable rated for in ground burial and designed to be buried in-ground, approx. 8″ above ground exposure. With a 5 year warranty these speakers are 14″h with a base of 13″ x 13″. The retail price is $118.95 including shipping from Higher Definition in Oakville. Sound quality does not have to be compromised in an outdoor setting, so sit back, relax and enjoy the music
Published: February 15, 2012
Featured On: City TV
Info: Designer Jackie Morra & Dan Morra volunteered to design the ultimate hockey and baseball themed man cave for Children's Wish recipient Dawson Fascia. The room is half Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Blue Jays. Watch as Ricky Romero of the Toronto Blue Jays skypes Dawson by surprise and asks him to throw the first pitch at a Blue Jays game.
Published: March 15, 2013
Featured In: Hockey Fan Cave Toronto Edition
Info: Jackie Morra & Dan Morra created a special night of fun for 18 kids from Make A Wish & Starlight Foundation with a surprise meet and greet with former Leafs defense man John Michael Liles.