Born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Sabados attended Fanshawe College in London, Ontario where he graduated with a diploma in fine art.[when?] Moving to Toronto, Sabados became display director for Eatons and Roots Canada, and opened the Sabados Group, Inc., a design firm.
Along with Hyndman, Sabados starred in the first three seasons of Designer Guys, a Canadian interior design show. In 2003, they debuted a new show with a similar format, entitled Design Rivals, and a makeover show called So Chic with Steven and Chris.
Sabados frequently appears as a guest expert on various television shows and as a guest columnist in various design magazines.
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