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All Aboard! Going Nautical With Your Interiors

When it comes to interior design, new trends are emerging all of the time. Colours and styles that were “in” last year, are “out” the next, it can be difficult to find a style that is timeless. Nautical themes have stood the test of time and are a ...

Focus On Pattern – Houndstooth

Houndstooth fabric is a timeless classic and is a favourite for Autumn/Winter. First created in Scotland in the 1800’s Houndstooth is commonly associated with warm, woollen clothing. It was worn by Shepherds to keep them warm on the Scottish ...

Focus on Pattern – Damask

It may not surprise you to know that Damask fabric is so named because of associations with Damascus. Damascus became a leading silk-weaving centre in the middle ages, but it was China where Damask fabric originated. Like Houndstooth, Damask fabric ...

Trend Watch – Polka Dots

Many interior design trends take inspiration from fashion, and polka dots are no different. Style icon Minnie Mouse was created in 1928 wearing her classic polka dot dress and matching head bow. Ever since then polka dots have been an extremely ...

Trend Watch – Leopard Print

Leopard print was designed to blend in rather than stand out, but nowadays it is used in fashion and interiors to make a statement. Traditionally, leopard print was real fur, but there are some fabulous faux fur options on the market which are just ...

Get Your Interiors Ready For Winter

Not long ago we were sharing our tips for preparing your home for Autumn, but with Winter officially starting in less than a month, it’s time for us to share our tips to get your interiors ready for Winter! Winter is the season that divides most ...

Interior Design Trends For 2018

This year seems to have gone past in a blur of colour and pattern, and we cannot wait to see what 2018 has in store! While we’d love to be able to decorate our homes every season, it’s just not realistic. However, you can always update your home ...

Focus On Pattern – Paisley

Contrary to what you may believe, Paisley did not originate in the small town of Paisley in Scotland, although it will have a significant influence on its history. It was in the 19th Century that Paisley began to heavily feature in fashion and ...

Get Ahead With Curtain Headings

Traditionally, curtains were used not as window treatments but as room dividers! It was the ancient Egyptians that chose to hang animal hides from hooks over doorways to keep warm. As windows evolved so did curtains, they became a great way of ...

Purple Is Going To Play A Big Part In 2018 Interiors

Following the announcement of Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2018, we wanted to share some advice for using purple in your home. UltraViolet is bold and won’t fade into the background; its complex hue makes it a refreshing choice for your home. ...

Focus On Pattern – Tartan

Many people believe that tartan is only suitable for a certain style, but it is a versatile pattern that can complement many different types of homes. Customers may look at tartan and automatically think of the Scottish Highlands or kilts, but with ...

What Does The Martindale Test Tell Us About Our Fabric?

There are many considerations to make when you are choosing your fabric. From the material to the colour to the perfect price, you need to make sure that you’re making the right choice. When choosing your fabric, one commonly overlooked factor is ...