Wooden blinds have been used for many decades, first seen in domestic used in Colonial times. Throughout the years wood blinds have grown in popularity due to their effective ways to control heat, light and privacy. With so many different window blinds, each with their own pros and cons, available why should you choose wooden [...]
Having Venetian blinds as your window dressing is a great idea in many different ways. They provide privacy day and night; they can help to reduce heat build-up during the summer; they can can help retain heat inside your rooms during the colder months; they enable you to control the amount of light entering a [...]
You may not be able to use your conservatory at this time of year unless you have heating installed, however, now is a great time to think about your conservatory window blinds. If you need new ones there are some great bargains to be had, and during these times of austerity we all need to [...]
Renowned for their elegant simplicity, Asian influences are becoming increasingly popular within the world of interior design. With a leaning towards nature, clutter-free rooms, as well as the use of calming colour schemes, it’s easy to see why many people are turning to this gorgeous interior design style for their own homes.
How to get the [...]
By default or deliberate and conscious actions we all have a variety of textures within our homes – it’s recognising them and bringing them to the forefront of your interior design style which makes them a major player if you want a home which oozes chic style.
We are also more aware of using natural materials [...]
When choosing blinds for your conservatory selecting the right kind of blinds can make a big difference. The right type of blind can not only change the look of your conservatory, but the feel as well. Each kind of blind has its own advantages and disadvantages, these can be practical as well as style focused. [...]
Going nude doesn’t mean that your windows are left completely undressed – unless you don’t want a window dressing (which is fine just as long as you’re not overlooked by neighbours or don’t mind people gawking into your home); it means that you take inspiration from the catwalks and use the colour nude along with [...]
Large picture windows can be a little tricky to dress, partly due to the wide and varied choices you have and partly due to the sheer size, particularly in contemporary homes where entire walls of glass are the windows.
Let’s start by looking at these glass walls. Typically they look over a stunning view so there’s [...]
If you like the light to stream through your windows and yet you either need privacy or to protect your flooring and furniture from fading due to exposure to harsh sunlight vertical blinds are the ideal window dressing choice.
One of the greatest advantages of using vertical blinds in dining rooms which have French or patio [...]
We’re asked time and time again on how bay windows can be dressed in a modern, stylish method. So, today we’re going to offer some guidance and interior design window dressing ideas for bay windows for you to take inspiration from.
We begin with the classical curtains and drapes and remind you that bay window curtain [...]