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Wallpaper is back and it looks better than ever! From charming motifs, to incredible patterns, the options for transforming your home are endless. By choosing exciting wallpaper to spruce up a room it is possible to create instant impact without... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Blog: Velvet
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Some of our favourite pins as of late have to do with fun pops of colour. Maybe we don't want to see the summer go. Whatever the reason, adding bright punches of colour in your home is sure to make... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Blog: Velvet
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After spending countless hours online looking at images of interiors I have noticed that certain kinds of spaces stand out and capture my attention. Surprisingly, it is not a bold room that grabs me, but rather a subtly designed space... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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These beds are low and lean. They're sculptural. The lines are straight and the corners are square. Our English walnut and solid teak platform beds look divine in a white room. We think they are perfect little life rafts at... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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The season for bright and punchy colours has given way to a more subdued look. Fall is the time to depart from the vivid trends of summer, and settle down with some moodier hues. The inspirations for fall decor are... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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They start of the workweek is looking a whole lot better thanks to these gorgeous modern facades. It is amazing how simple materials like timber, glass, steel, and concrete mix together to create such stunning architectural marvels. Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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The simplest way to change the look and feel of your living room or bedroom is by switching up your accent pillows. At Modern Karibou we have a huge selection to choose from so take your pick and freshen up... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Here at Modern Karibou we are starting to cozy up with sweaters as nights cool down and days crisp up. Your home deserves a little warmth as well. There is nothing that augments the coziness of a room like a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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It's hard to believe that summer is winding up, and autumn is around the corner. Depending where you live, it may already look like winter today. As sad as it can be to say goodbye to all things sunny and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Pin of the Day: High School Crinkled Wall / Wiesflecker Architecture See this and more on our Architecture board http://ow.ly/ANQMa. Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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It's that time of year again. Kids are packing up and going back to school. Give them a head start with the right supplies and a great place to study at home. Creating a workspace is as simple and can... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Create a space that’s just as sweet as your little one. DwellStudio has all the little touches that transform a room into a proper nursery—in charming prints and bold colours that are every bit as sophisticated as their designs for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Coming up with the perfect baby gift can be an enormous task. There are baby showers for the necessities, but once the bundle of joy has arrived it is nice to give them something more personal. By default, many well-meaning... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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The amazing Gus* Modern Sale is still on, but not for long. Until August 17th you can save 20% on Gus* chairs, ottomans, beds, sectionals and sofas. With so many styles to choose from the hardest part is picking your... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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I'm nerdy and love the use of roll down biology charts that pop up now and then. The large, precise drawings of flora and fauna are expertly illustrated. Although vintage, they look natural in a modern setting. If you are... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Wood and white is alright with me! This week's round-up focuses on a simple pairing that works in every room with any design style. The combination is warm yet suits even the most modern of interior. Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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This image on Pinterest reminded us of our adorable Ride-Ons. The safe all wood handle is easy to hold onto and the cute design makes it easy to move in all directions. Sometimes the greatest design feature of a room... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Just for now save 20% off all Gus* Modern sectionals, sofas, chairs, beds & ottomans. Gus* has a knack for creating exceptional furniture by mixing industrial sensibilities with an elegant aesthetic. We love this Canadian company and have a deep... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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This week's round up shows a little love to doors. The facade of a modern home wouldn't be complete without an inviting entryway. Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Modern textile design has reached its pinnacle in the DwellStudio bedding collection for kids. Bright colours, punchy images and exciting patterns work together to create quality bedding solutions for minimally designed homes. We can't get enough of the adorable creatures... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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It's the final day of our Blomus Sizzlin' Summer Sale! You still have time to save 20% on a huge selection of modern accessories for your stylish home. Blomus blends beauty and function to create amazing products. Don't miss out. Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Your adventurous, globetrotting side will be pleased as you eat off of these incredible 'City Plates' by notNeutral. Each plate measures 12" in diameter and features a modern take on a bird's eye view of the metropolis. Significant buildings, public... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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In this land that we call home, summer is fleeting. Make the most of the time you spend outside on your well-appointed patio. Who wouldn't want to soak up the rays on one of these? Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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Investing in a large furniture piece can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be. With a few simple steps you will be on your way to buying the perfect sofa. 1. Consider the Setting. Is this sofa going to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2014 at Blog: Velvet
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What do you dream of when you picture your ideal closet space? Perhaps it is more of a dressing room. We found five that we thought were pretty swell. Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2014 at Blog: Velvet