Sarah Richardson is a prolific designer and renowned television artist. She started her career as a set designer and a prop stylist. Eventually making it into TV she conducted eight leading shows at HGTV Canada. Shows include Room Service, Design Inc, Sarah’s House, Sarah-101, Sarah’s Cottage, Real Potential, Sarah’s Rental Cottage, Sarah Off The Grid. Sarah Off The Grid Season 2 is the latest show which broadcasts last year featuring her.
Born in a Canadian household, she had a simple upbringing. Her father, Douglas Richardson was a historian and a faculty of art and architecture at the University of Toronto. Her mother, Susan Cuddy belongs to the field of design and development. No wonder she drew her inspiration from her mother. Theo Richardson who is her brother also works as a designer. So basically designing runs in her blood.
Sarah Richardson Bio: Age, Parents, Early Life
On 22nd October 1971, Sarah was born in Toronto, Ontario. Her parents divorced when she was a 5-year-old child. However, their dedication, passion and hard work have shaped Sarah and help her find her true calling. She had her schooling from Havergal College in Toronto. She received a bachelor of art degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1993. Her specialization was Visual Arts that include Art History and Studio Arts. As soon as she completed her studies, within one year she started as a prop stylist and set designer.
Sarah Richardson Achievements And Milestones
While working as a prop stylist and set designer, Sarah sooner realized her calling. She stepped into the showbiz and launched her first lifestyle series for HGTV, Canada in 2000. The show was called ‘Room Service’. Since then there was no turning back. Her show became the most viewed designer and lifestyle series in Canada and the USA. She went on to co-produce and host eight consecutive series with plenty of seasons, all run successfully.
Sarah came up with vibrant home décor ideas and transformed simple houses with such panache, and made it into headlines. She earned herself the prestigious ‘Gemini Award’ and Canada’s ‘Top 40 Under 40’ award already.
Besides, she has emerged with time, as Home Design Director and décor columnist for Good Housekeeping Magazine. Earlier she served as contributor and columnist for The Globe and Mail and for Canada’s most read women magazine, Chatelaine.
This unstoppable prolific designer owns a growing line of signature products. Right now she is the Brand Ambassador for ‘Marcelle Skin Care and Cosmetics’. She launched 2 fabric lines for Kravet Inc., a new wallpaper collection for A-Street Prints by Brewster and a furniture collection for Palliser.
She is the best-selling author of two books based on lifestyle and home décor. The first one is “Sarah Style” published in 2014 and the next one is “At Home Sarah Style” in 2015. Presently she has been the top designer of “Designer A-List”, House and Home Magazine’s 30th Anniversary Issue.
Sarah Richardson Personal Life, Children, Where She Stays Currently
Sarah keeps winning hearts for very many reasons, her personal life is one of them. She is absolutely clear about her marriage and relationships. She was married to her long term boyfriend Alexander Younger in 1992. He’s a business person in Canada. They have two beautiful daughters. The older one is Robin, born in March 2006, and the younger one is Fiona, born in August 2008. The couple owns a summer house on the Georgian Bay in Ontario. The famous Canadian lifestyle series, Sarah’s Cottage featured the summer house which she had decorated with her heart and soul. The house is powered by wind energy, solar energy, and propane and is made in an absolutely eco-friendly manner.
Sarah is prominently active on her social media sites. Innumerable followers keep an eye on her verified Twitter and Instagram handles. She shares her work of arts and home décor ideas there and grabs enough public attention.
Sarah Richardson Net Worth
Sarah Richardson earned more than just enough in terms of cash in her career to date. She is net worth $8 million. An absolute stunning personality and amazing human being, Sarah tops the charts as a designer, author, columnist and entrepreneur.
Quick Facts About Sarah Richardson
Father – Douglas Richardson
Mother – Susan Cuddy
Brother – Theo Richardson
Husband – Alexander Younger
Daughters – Robin, Fiona
Occupation – Designer, television personality, entrepreneur, columnist, influencer
Height – 5’11”
Age – 48
Net Worth – $8 million