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Seaside Reveal

Purchase, renovations, and an official “sold sign” in the yard…we were in and out of this project in less than 12 weeks!  In the real estate industry, if you want to grow it’s crucial that you have to have the ability to move quickly and

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Next Chapter Reveal

We’re SO excited to start a Renovation Series on the blog and can’t wait to share all our design inspo and secrets with you from each project…After what seemed like years of saying “sorry, but no” when people would ask us to do Client Renovations,

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Blue, Blue – Nothing but BLUE Skies

As I write this blog, I’m posted up at Broadway Roastery – a local Saskatoon coffee shop that I’ve fallen in love with over the years…I’ve got Ella Fitzgerald (Blue Skies) blaring through my head phones and all I can think about is how much

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Keep Your Renovation on Budget!

Let’s face it – When you’re doing a renovation, sticking to a budget is tough! With Pinterest, Houzz, Instagram, and the other social media platforms available; there are so many different ideas and avenues you can steer your design. The toughest part is the most

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Our Spring Home Tour

Spring is FINALLY in the air! I feel like this winter has seriously dragged on forever, but I’m sensing a light at the end of the tunnel.  With this “warmer” weather brings the itch for me to get our house “spruced up” – That means

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Funk Nation Reveal

We called this one “funk nation” because when it came to the staging in this house, we dug really deep to find our inner funkiness lol. With bold blue cabinetry and loads of black and white flooring, we worked hard to bring in lots of

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The Bare Bones Reveal

Welcome to 222 7th Street East 🙂  We decided to nickname this house, “Bare Bones” since that is exactly what the house was when we purchased it.  Built in 1920, this home’s original floor plan was far from functional.  We knew we had our work

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2018 Color Trends – How & where to use them!

Color trends are continually changing and surprising me!  From last year’s color of the year, Shadow (2117-30) all the way to this year’s color of the year, Caliente  –  The level of WOW doesn’t seem to be coming down. If you watch my Instagram stories

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DIY Wood Bead Tassels

I’m “that girl” who scrolls Pinterest every night in bed, pins about 10 DIY posts that I have every intention of completing that week, and never ends up doing one of them (haha). For once, I followed through on a pin that I had my

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Perfectly Imperfect

As 2018 fastly approaches, I can’t help but think about what it will have in store for our family, as well as our business.  I often find myself looking to the future and wondering what’s next?  In a culture that moves 100 miles an hour,

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