It’s easy to give your living room a fresh new look simply by changing the curtains. For some reason many people seem to turn a blind eye when it comes to their window dressing – even after redecorating the same old curtains are hung back up and while this may save you a little money [...]
Hot sultry nights and harsh sunlight during the day and it means it’s time to re-think your window dressing. Lightweight curtains that float in the breeze are ideal but they may leave your furniture and furnishings susceptible to damage and fading. Be inspired by Summer by using floral prints and bold colours and you’ll soon [...]
Just like any other soft furnishing a window dressing needs to be looked after and care for correctly if you want it to stay looking fresh and new. As your window dressing is an integral part of the overall look and feel of your rooms you need to pay as much attention to them as [...]
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 [...]
Irrespective of the size of your home you’re going to need some form of window dressing. The dressing can purely be for aesthetic use or you may need them to help you maintain a private home without any passers-by being able to look in. Above all you’ll need a window dressing which suits the size [...]
With the Royal baby expected within the next few weeks mums and dads up and down the country are also waiting for the safe arrival of their baby. Decorating and preparing the nursery isn’t a new phenomenon, for centuries parents have made a special place for their newborn to keep it warm, safe and secure.
Bedroom curtains are available in a wide range of colours, prints and styles to suit all styles of homes and interior design styles. With so many options open to you we have some great tips to help you make the right choices.
The colour has to suit the colour pallet of the room; opting for neutral [...]
Choosing curtains or making your own, doesn’t have to be difficult, however, you have a few things to consider before you start measuring your windows. The basic question you have to ask is ”do you want full length curtains or do you want them to sit on or just below your window sill”?
To help you [...]
At long last the warm weather has arrived and in traditional style we all migrate to our gardens for barbecues, drinks, maybe a spot of gardening for a little outdoor living. These dreamy patios and gardens that we see in magazine or online don’t appear as if by magic overnight, home owners spend a lot [...]
Fed up with the look of your bedroom? Tired of it looking bland and boring? If you said ‘yes’ to either of these questions then we have some great interior design ideas to bring back the oomph you’re bedroom is lacking simply by using geometric patterns and bold colours.
Geometric patterns are right on-trend and using [...]