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2017 Local Winter Market List in Regina, SK

If you love to shop local, sometimes it can be difficult to stay updated on where and when all the markets and trade shows will be near you. I couldn’t find a great list anywhere on the web that has…

Fat Plant Farm, Regina SK

If you live in Regina and are familiar with the local boutiques in town, you’ve probably heard of Fat Plant Farm.  Kait, the owner and artist, makes amazingly creative and trendy concrete planters for succulents. This post has been a…

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Callaghan Customs Rustic Home Decor, Regina SK

This week’s local spotlight is featuring Callaghan Customs from Regina Saskatchewan. Callaghan Customs creates amazing one of a kind rustic home decor pieces from real naturally shed antlers and rustic material. They also hand makes gorgeous rustic style jewellery and…

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5 of the Easiest & Cheapest Rustic DIY Projects Out There

For newbie DIY’ers, projects that you see on Pinterest can be super intimidating. They look very pretty and relatively easy at a glance, but upon further inspection actually require all sorts of tools and materials that the average person doesn’t have.…

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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,…

Wood Flame Candles, Regina SK

UPDATE: Buy Wood Flame Candles now on Barnwood Star Today’s local Saskatchewan talent comes from Kim Burke & Greg Straub from Regina, owners and makers of Wood Flame Candles. Both Kim and  Greg were born and raised in Regina, SK.…

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