"Ivy is our sneaky child," Shea says of her youngest daughter in an exclusive clip of the premiere

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Forget writing a book, curating a Target collection and running a successful interior design business — Syd and Shea McGee will tell you that raising two little girls is a full-time job in itself! 

Fans of the husband-wife team behind Studio McGee will get to see how the couple keep up with their daughters — Wren, 7, and Ivy, 4 — while building their home design empire in their upcoming Netflix series Dream Home Makeover

PEOPLE got an exclusive sneak peek at the makeover series, which premieres on October 16, including an adorably sneaky clip of Ivy, the McGee’s youngest, taking a pair of scissors to her curly locks. 

“Where did you get those scissors!?” Shea asks the youngster in the clip above, as her husband walks in holding the missing tendril of hair and Ivy’s yellow safety scissors of choice.

“I don’t know, I just found them on the counter!” she tells her parents as they match the chunk of hair to the empty patch on her head. 

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“Ivy is our sneaky child,” Shea explains in a confessional-style interview. 

“If Ivy’s gone somewhere and it’s quiet… shizz is going down,” Syd agrees, explaining that he’ll set the alarm system in the house if he has to leave her in a different room for even a minute to make sure she doesn’t get into anything. 

The clip ends with the precocious little one pinky-swearing her parents that she’ll never cut her hair again, then hopping away in a pink tutu and big, white bow in her hair.  

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The McGees shot to Instagram fame in 2010, when Shea, an interior designer by trade, began sharing some of the home renovations she was undertaking on the platform and followers fell in love with her signature light-and-rustic interior style. Syd later joined to handle the business side.

Together they’ve spun their success into 1.4 million Instagram followers, an upcoming book, a home collection at Target, and their own decor line, called McGee & Co.

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On Dream Home Makeover, the Utah-based couple take viewers behind the scenes on their stunning design projects and into their busy home lives, all while embodying their motto: make life beautiful. Viewers can expect dramatic before-and-afters and emotional homeowners, as well as tips and tricks Shea provides for anyone interested in turning their own house into their dream home, no matter their budget.

Dream Home Makeover premieres on Netflix on October 16. Their book, Make Life Beautiful will be available on October 27 and is available for preorder now