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The Lowdown on the High-Priced Vancouver Real Estate Market

Written By Brooke TakharDate 31 Aug. 2016

We love being busy and staging your amazing homes for a quick sale. In 2016 we have been very busy and if you live in the Lower Mainland, you know why – the real estate market has been red hot! Vancouver is especially attractive to overseas buyers and we definitely understand why. On the west coast we have it all – the ocean, mountains,…

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Home Staging Industry Awards: RESA ® 2016

Written By Brooke TakharDate 14 Jan. 2016

Every staging project we take on provides us with new opportunities to meet wonderful people, create unique spaces, face and conquer challenges with our staging toolkits, and bond tremendously as a team. Time passes so quickly when you’re busy creating and connecting, and sometimes we forget as we jump to the next project to reflect on the growth of our…

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Urban Presentations: Best of 2015

Written By Brooke TakharDate 26 Dec. 2015

Oh 2015 – we can’t believe you’re almost over! What a wonderful year we had, filled with new and exciting staging projects, and the opportunity to share our favourite moments with all of you. Before we step forward into 2016 and all its untold adventures, we wanted to pause, just for a second and look back on 2015 to truly…

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Inspired Gift Wrapping Ideas

Written By Brooke TakharDate 17 Dec. 2015

If you’re like us, purchasing meaningful gifts for beloved friends and family is the easy part. Having to wrap that pile of presents can seem like such a daunting task at the end of the day. And where did the tape disappear to again? To make your annual gift wrapping a little more fun, we’ve gathered some fantastic techniques that…

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Sutton Place Hotel Christmas Cheer for our PALS

Written By Brooke TakharDate 28 Nov. 2015

With our intensely creative team, you might have guessed that we have plenty of amazing Christmas traditions. One of our very favourite traditions this time of year takes place in the lobby of the downtown Vancouver Sutton Place Hotel. For the 9th consecutive year, we were thrilled to join other designers and stagers decorating individually stylized trees. Every tree has…

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Home for The Holidays at Sutton Place Hotel

Written By Brooke TakharDate 03 Dec. 2014

We look forward to this time of year for so many reasons: the company of good friends, blending old and new traditions, trying new recipes and decorating our Christmas trees. Our favourite tree to decorate isn’t in any of our living rooms though; it’s in the lobby of The Sutton Place Hotel in downtown Vancouver. For the past eight years…

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Adventures in Staging Part One

Written By Brooke TakharDate 28 Aug. 2014

Over many years of pulling together wonderful staging projects, we’ve had our fair share of stressful moments where we knew we would laugh later. Sometimes much later. One of our favourite recent predicaments happened with a client who lived in a tiny townhouse near Vancouver General Hospital. They had too much furniture so we assigned them the homework of getting…

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The Heart of the Business

Written By jenniferDate 25 Jun. 2014

In this space we love sharing our work with you; testimonials, behind-the-scenes action, trends, tools and photos that tell the stories of our busy lives as professional home stagers. But this Blog Post is a little different than previous entries – a little closer to our heart. Literally. Our co-owner Cindy Stocker inspires us every day. As Senior Property Stylist…

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It’s a Girl!

Written By UPDate 06 Jan. 2012

We have a new baby girl @ UP! Welcome to the world today Jennifer’s daughter, Sarah McPherson, 7lbs, 4 1/2oz. Love & Light to you.

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