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Inside an Apartment So Memorable its Nova Scotia Renters Moved in Twice

Brittney MacLean has built a reputation as one of the most creative bloggers on Canada’s East Coast (you can visit her blog at, but most people are surprised to learn blogging about design is a part-time hobby, Brit works full time as a City Planner! It’s that ability to bridge two worlds that surfaces throughout Brit and her husband’s home in downtown Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. The 100-year-old apartment came with all the charm (and frustrations) of an older home, but forward thinking allowed Brit to infuse it with a clean and modern aesthetic. The look is calming and welcoming, so welcoming, in fact, that after moving out for a year, Brit and her hubby missed it so much they moved back for a second time!

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