THE BLOG

Rosemont: Kids Bedroom

Are you ready to take a peek at a super stylish kids bedroom? This week we’re back with Jill, from The Upside’s, home; The Rosemont Residence. This incredible space was also featured in the February Issue of Avenue Magazine! We’ve showcased the main floor, master suite, and the entry space and we are finally ready […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/rosemont-kids-bedroom/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

Silverhorn Showhome: Get The Look

We’re back with the spectacular Silverhorn Showhome, in NW Calgary, built by our friends, Maillot Homes! We’ve had a ton of inquiries about this space so we wanted to treat you to some inside info that’ll help you achieve this gorgeous look in your own home. In this project we were strategic when deciding where to […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/silverhorn-showhome-get-the-look/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

The Property Brothers & The In House Sisters

We have some fun news! Our team was invited to collaborate with Drew and Jonathan of Property Brothers on their upcoming series in our hometown of Calgary Alberta! Property Brothers Buying and Selling follows brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott as they help homeowners take the next step “up the real-estate ladder”. Our office will be […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/the-property-brothers-the-in-house-sisters/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

The Modern Acreage: Kitchen & Dining Room

On this week’s blog, we’re revisiting the beautiful Modern Acreage project designed by Reena and Alanna. Our clients, a young family of five, hired us to help them with their home addition and renovation of their existing home. We’ve explored the master suite and now we’re ready to unveil the kitchen and dining area! The […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/the-modern-acreage-kitchen-dining-room/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

Rosemont: Master Suite

This week on the blog we are revisiting the Rosemont Residence, home to Jill Carlsen from The Upside, which was featured in Avenue Magazine! In our last post about this home, we focused on the main floor which was full of pops of colour and punchy details. This week we’ll be walking you through the […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/rosemont-master-suite/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

The Stunning Silverhorn Kitchen

We’re back with more from the gorgeous Silverhorn estate showhome designed for our friends at Maillot Homes, and here we are with the *drum roll please*…KITCHEN REVEAL!  People often ask us if this home has four kitchens, and the answer would technically be “yes” but we would answer “no”’. This home has one formal kitchen, […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/the-stunning-silverhorn-kitchen/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

The Monday Blues

In the last few years we’ve been lucky to work with clients that love colour and in particular we’ve had fun experimenting with big, bold doses of dark blue! We often consider deep blue to be a neutral colour and have used it as a base in a number of our projects. We love to watch how paint […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/the-monday-blues/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

The Mudroom Method

Mudroom: A transitional space between the outdoors and inside the home. The mudroom is a high traffic area that takes quite a beating which is why durability is high on the list of importance in the design process. That being said, durable does not equal boring – in fact, it can be quite the opposite. We […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/the-mudroom-method/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>

What Goes Into Designing a Showhome?

We are insanely proud of our four-year project, with Maillot Homes which resulted in the stunning Silverhorn Showhome! This project was a tremendous amount of work but also a labour of love for our team. We crunched the numbers, broke them down and put them into a pie chart so that you could see just how much time and […] <a href="http://reenasotropa.ca/what-goes-into-designing-a-showhome/" class="post-read-more">Read more…</a>