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Our Favourite Spring Cleaning Tips

Written By Brooke TakharDate 22 Feb. 2017

While we’re still a few weeks away from the official start of Spring, we’re starting to get the urge to do some Spring Cleaning! As the season changes from the grey shades of winter to the hopeful greens of Spring, we suddenly want to purge ALL the unnecessary clutter and do those dreaded deep cleans that we often ignore. While…

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How a Neutral Area Rug Can Pull Together a Room

Written By Brooke TakharDate 14 Feb. 2017

If you’re familiar with our home staging design projects, you know that we LOVE neutrals. You can express your personality in a room with colourful accents, but its foundation should be neutral. Neutrals never go out of style and they give a room a peaceful, calming and cozy vibe. These neutral area rugs are a beautiful way to both pull…

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How to Incorporate Pantone’s Colour of the Year Into Your Home

Written By Brooke TakharDate 27 Jan. 2017

Every year Pantone chooses an official colour. In 2017 the honours went to Greenery – “a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when nature’s greens revive, restore and renew.” Luckily for designers and stagers (and home owners in general), green is such a versatile colour. You can add a gentle pop of greenery to any room with…

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An Awe-Inspiring Arbutus Ridge Staging Project

Written By Brooke TakharDate 10 Jan. 2017

Our 2017 is off to a fantastic start! We just staged an incredible property in Vancouver that we are so excited to show you. An abundance of light streaming in through gorgeous windows, elegant flooring though-out, an outdoor fireplace for cozying up to on grey winter nights, and a garage that needs to be seen to be believed. Staging a…

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Urban Presentations: Best of 2016

Written By Brooke TakharDate 20 Dec. 2016

Our last blog post of the year is here! Like many people, at the end of the year we love to make time to remember all the wonderful moments – the projects that challenged us, the projects that soared higher than we could have imagined and all the laughter shared amongst our incredible team of stagers. Here are our favourite…

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Simply Stylish Wreaths for a Festive Front Door

Written By Brooke TakharDate 09 Dec. 2016

Once the holidays roll around, we love to create new wreaths to hang on our front doors – it’s a simple way to show neighbours our design aesthetic, and give the door some style! While you may prefer big, bold and bright, we are always drawn to the more organic designs with cues from our west coast greenery. Here are some…

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Our Annual Sutton Place Hotel Christmas Tree Reveal

Written By Brooke TakharDate 19 Nov. 2016

“It’s the mooooost wonderful time of the yeaaaar…” It doesn’t feel like a Christmas countdown until we arrive at The Sutton Place Hotel with an armful of inspiration to decorate our tree for their annual “Home for the Holidays” Christmas Tree Pageant. Every year many talented designers and stagers in the city come together with one goal – create a mini wonderland…

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You’re Invited To Our First Annual Warehouse Sale!

Written By Brooke TakharDate 02 Nov. 2016

Over the years we have amassed a giant collection of amazing furniture, artwork and home accessories that help transform homes into staged masterpieces. What happens when you run out of room and can’t store all the amazing new pieces you want to stage with? You have your first annual warehouse sale! On Sunday November 6th, 2016, join us in Burnaby to snap…

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How to Style a Beautiful Bedside Table

Written By Brooke TakharDate 31 Oct. 2016

Our favourite luxuriously made beds are always flanked by bedside tables. When we stage these small surfaces we try to create a space that will inspire home buyers. Ideally a bedside table should hold a stylish light source and carefully curated objects you love, whether that’s a small arrangement of your favourite seasonal flower, a photo that captures an unforgettable…

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A Night to Remember: Our Annual Heart to Heart Fundraiser!

Written By Brooke TakharDate 23 Oct. 2016

With a busy staging schedule, it’s important for our work-life balance that we take a night off every now and then. On October 20th we had an amazing reason to hang up our staging hats for the evening – our West Coast Business Networking Group’s Annual Heart to Heart Fundraiser! We joined the WCBNG at it’s inception a few years ago when a…

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