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Some styles come and go, but it is the ones that last that we can't help but love. Toronto-based Gus* Modern has been a favourite with our customers since we had the good fortune to carry the brand. Inspired by... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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Keeping up with the latest trends can be incredibly time consuming. We've compiled our favourite picks to reflect this summer's fashions so you can just kick back and be stylish. We love the restraint of furniture and accessories made out... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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At long last the persistent winter has let go, and the warmth of summer has begun. We are excited to start spending more time outside sipping lemonade, lounging poolside, and soaking up the rays. When it comes to making the... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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May 24, 2016
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Carrying a new line of products is always fun, but these beauties from LUCIE KASS take our excitement to the next level! You only need to take a peek at the offerings to understand why. This Danish design company is... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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From design to manufacturing, everything is done in-house here in Canada. Watch and see what makes Monte so great: . Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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This Mother's Day, don't forget the woman that was always looking out for you. We all know how important our moms are. Let's make sure she knows just how much she is appreciated! At Modern Karibou, we have a wonderful... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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LILLEBABY has won the prestigious CRIBSIE AWARD for Most Comfortable Carrier! We are super excited, but not even remotely surprised. líllébaby was created by a business savvy mom who was looking to improve the quality of life for parents with... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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With names like Acorn and Conia, our Spring picks are totally inspired by all things natural. It is a time for new life and fresh beginnings. Give your place a big breath of fresh air with this season's enlivening looks.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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This room is all about fun! The bright whites and energetic colours make it the perfect space for kids. We believe that bedrooms should reflect the little ones that live in them. The best way to start a bedroom makeover... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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There is nothing more luxurious than crawling into a well-made bed at the end of the day. I seriously had no idea about the importance (and comfort) of quality bedding until I got my first set of sheets from Area.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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The Blomus Spring Sale is here! For a limited time only, you can save 20% off of all Blomus accessories. You will like them for their sleek, modern aesthetic, and you will love them for the way they complete the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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We are loving this delightful modern children's room found on The Boo and The Boy, a blog that we can't get enough of. The combination of soft colours, paired with bold black and white details, is totally on trend. Below... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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When selecting the perfect gift for a baby shower or preparing your own comfortable and stylish nursery, the baby products at Modern Karibou will exceed expectations. Here are some of our preferred picks including the Teal Embossed Lillebaby pictured above.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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Show your sweetheart a little love with something given from the heart. Valentine's Day is on February 14th, and we've picked out adorable little gifts to send hearts a flutter. It's the small gestures that mean so much. Take some... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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Our inaugural #Growmodern Event Is on now! In addition to offering 15% of THE ENTIRE Gus* Modern Collection, Gus* will donate a percentage of sales during the #Growmodern Event to help plant a tree for each product sold. Not only... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2016 at Blog: Velvet
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School is back in session and plenty of budding scholars are settling into university and college life. Make sure the student in your family has everything they need for surviving on their own. Comfortable bedding and extra seating are essential,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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The countdown it on. There are only five days left to save 20% off of our incredible Gus* Modern upholstered furniture items during the Gus* Modern Summer Sale. Form and function are perfectly married and result in these incredible pieces.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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Take a sneak peak at some of our newest arrivals at Modern Karibou! Our latest crop of modern products are centered around the smaller people of the family. From booster seats to plush toys, we have quality items to make... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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Our favourite find from Pinterest today is this adorable home by Amber Interiors. The final look is sparse and clean, yet it feels warm. Take a peek: Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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Today we are dreaming of wandering around the fascinating streets of Tokyo from sun up until way past sun down. The possibilities for things to do in this metropolitan prefecture are pretty much endless. Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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Creating a perfect nursery for your baby can be really easy, yet look like it took forever to put together. We are loving this simple modern nursery, and will show you a few of our pieces that will help you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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Your dad deserves a gift as cool and modern as he is. This Father's Day make his day special and show him just how much he means to you. See our collection of gifts and take the guesswork out of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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Sometimes an image can capture a mood or feeling that seems familiar. Today we are loving these dreamy, story-like drawings by Loika we found while hanging out on Pinterest. The incredible colours and references to nature are charming. Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2015 at Blog: Velvet
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At Modern Karibou we are all about interiors and good design. Recently, we were lucky enough to have a chat with Shannon Smithers-Gay, the owner and lead designer at One80 Design, to learn about her approach to creating some of... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2015 at Blog: Velvet