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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…

5 easiest and cheapest diy projects
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.…

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!…

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…

bedroom with turquoise wall
Touches of Turquoise: Will the Trend Last?

What is it about turquoise that adds that little bit of extra rustic warm and fuzzies to a room? It must be the nostalgic, almost retro vibe it brings. Turquoise (or teal, or aqua if you prefer) is a VERY popular…