Monthly Archives: May, 2017

whitewashed entry bench on porch
The Ultimate Modern/Rustic Look

Natural textures are a true “tried and tested” way to add a rustic feel to your home – the most recent craze being wooden shiplap walls. And even better than adding just wood, add weathered-looking wood and you’re on trend, my friend!…

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The Little Em Baby Teethers, Saskatoon SK

As promised on our last post, I’m dedicating our next article to a Saskatchewan Artisan that was recommended by a fellow Facebooker. Although we mostly discuss rustic home decor here at Barnwood Star, we always love to see Saskatchewan made…

24/7 Local Saskatchewan Trade Show

We’re very excited to announce our new online marketplace that’s now open on Barnwood Star! I like to call it a 24/7 local Saskatchewan trade show. We’ve set up an online shop where local vendors post their handmade products that you…

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Rustic Home Design with Tree Stumps

How do you get more rustic than bringing actual trees (or parts of them) into your home? I just don’t know. It sounds impractical, but tree stumps are surprisingly versatile pieces. Use them by themselves as end tables, coffee tables, night stands,…