We may not live in a hot climate, but when the sun does shine it’s surprising how hot metal window blinds can become as they trap air between the slats, this of course also means that your rooms will also become hot. Likewise, during the winter cold air can easy become trapped between the metal [...]
Modern boys are just as fastidious as to the design of their bedroom as girls. There may be many of you who disagree, but if you’ve ever tried to decorate a boy’s bedroom without their input you may be in for a surprise! Although the most common colour scheme for boy’s room remains blue adding [...]
A combination of curtains and blinds makes an impressive bay window curtain dressing which can be as formal or informal as you wish to suit the style of your home. Large bay windows which are tall and slim, such as those seen in mansions and stately homes have used this window dressing combinations to create [...]
We all use a window dressing of one kind or another in our homes. You may use curtains, drapes or blinds or a combination of curtains and blinds. Whichever you use it’s possible, even with the inclement and unpredictable weather in the UK, that your window dressing will become faded over time due to the [...]
Blinds are an ideal window treatment for any room in your home. However, if used as the sole window dressing they can look a little clinical, therefore we suggest pairing them with different types of blinds to suit the style of your home and you budget.
1. Pair Sheer Voiles with Micro-blinds:
Sheer curtains can look stunning, [...]
Choosing the right type of window dressing for a kitchen can be challenging. You need to chose something which is aesthetically pleasing to the eye, suit the style of your kitchen and has the ability to withstand the everyday rigours of dirt and splashes. We have 5 practical tips to having the best of both [...]
If saving energy is high on your priority list this year we have some inexpensive, yet effective ideas to help you save heat loss via your windows, which in turn can help lower your energy bills. If you want to ‘go green’ you’ll need to think beyond the colour! Being ‘green’ is all about helping [...]
Bay windows lend themselves to be dressed with treatments which emphasise the bay, as such various styles of blinds can be used depending on the room in which your bay window is located.
Roman blinds offer a soft and informal bay window dressing. The concept is simple as you hang an individual Roman blind in [...]
This interior design style focuses on the use of colour, form and texture. Track and spot lighting, along with art styled lamps are used to highlight specific areas and art work. Walls are typically white and have no ornamentation apart from bespoke wall art which takes the limelight.
Large open plan spaces are made with simple [...]
It may come as some surprise to know that when people are looking at interior design images for their homes the place their eyes are first drawn to are the window dressing. This is probably due to the fact that when it comes to finding a window dressing many people are stumped due to the [...]