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A Bright and Bold Staging of Brook at the Village

Written By Brooke TakharDate 24 May. 2018

Bright lights, big city! Our recent staging project of a 2 bedroom suite at Brook at the Village on W. 1st St in Vancouver was a thrill to pull together. The light that spills into every room is a gorgeous reminder to gaze out upon the city through the large picture windows. How could you ever have a bad day…

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Lovely Lamps to Illuminate Your Home

Written By Brooke TakharDate 18 Feb. 2018

On the West coast the days are finally starting to get a bit longer, which is a wonderful reminder that Spring is on its way. When dusk does creep in, it’s time to flick on the lights to brighten all the dark corners. We love the simple and timeless look of these lamp designs as they provide the gentle glow…

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Healthy Holiday Options Your Whole Family Will Love

Written By Brooke TakharDate 18 Dec. 2017

This time of year has the reputation for being a calorie-rich and guilt-inducing marathon of over-eating. We love treating ourselves after a long day (and month!) of staging but when we choose healthy decadence, we feel so much better, inside and out. Healthy eating isn’t a fad; it can be a way of life through all seasons. We think if…

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Staging a Stunner on Kitsilano’s Stephens Street

Written By Brooke TakharDate 02 May. 2017

Spring is in full swing and we are busy staging your homes for a quick and efficient sale. We’ve given so many properties the Urban Presentations touch this past week – we love them all! We must admit though, this gorgeous sun-strewn property in Kitsilano holds a special place in our hearts, and we just had to share the end…

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Staging a Property Step-By-Step

Written By Brooke TakharDate 31 Mar. 2017

If you’re a regular reader of our blog, you know the value of home staging; a well-staged home rarely stays on the market for long. We have shown you the beautiful homes we are so lucky to stage along with behind-the-scenes tips, anecdotes and hurdles but we have never pulled back the final curtain to reveal exactly how much time…

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Add Timeless Style to Your Home with Natural Wood Details

Written By Brooke TakharDate 19 Mar. 2017

Not every style trend catches our eye, but the beautiful “outdoors brought indoors” vibe of wood really speaks to our style sensibilities. Whether it’s a bold exposed beam, a cozy cabinet or a delicate oak shelf peeking out, the look of wood is both sturdy and enduring. Here are some lovely ideas we spotted online for bringing the wonder of…

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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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Pull Up A Chair

Written By Brooke TakharDate 17 Feb. 2016

A chair isn’t just for sitting. A chair can change the look and feel of an entire room! You can re-upholster a chair to give it new life, swing it around to alter the layout of a room, add a pillow for a fun pop of colour, or toss a luxurious blanket onto one to double the coziness factor. A…

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