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How To Create A Better Sleep Environment

Tue 13 Nov 2018 Amy Kilvington
With fewer than 15% of our customers being completely happy with their bedrooms, we think it’s time to explain how to create a better sleep environment.  The importance of sleep Many of us suffer from lack of sleep, a problem that’s more serious than you might realise. Poor sleep for a prolonged period not only […]

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Faux Wood Blinds For Bathrooms

Thu 8 Nov 2018 Amy Kilvington
You might dream of dressing your bathroom windows with luxurious wooden blinds, but the truth is that these expensive window treatments will soon bend, crack and deteriorate in a moisture-prone environment.  Fortunately, we’ve got an alternative that’s suitable for all bathrooms throughout your home, from your family bathroom to your en-suite, along with the utility room […]

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Into The Woods: Woodland Interiors Edit

Tue 23 Oct 2018 Amy Kilvington
Embrace the beauty and enchantment of the great outdoors with a woodland-themed space. Stepping into a woodland is like stepping into another world, and here at Blinds Direct, we want to help you create this magical forest feeling in your own home. Warming, cosy and perfect for the colder seasons, woodland interiors are a real […]

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Blinds Direct AW18 Collections

Tue 23 Oct 2018 Amy Kilvington
It’s time to share the Autumn Winter 2018 collections at Blinds Direct, offering a gorgeous range of blinds, curtains and more that are perfect for the colder months, no matter your interior tastes. Our six new collections are truly versatile, including boutique glamour, dark dramatic florals, bold geometrics and minimalist Dutch style. Featuring a wide […]

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Colour Focus: Chartreuse Interiors

Tue 16 Oct 2018 Amy Kilvington
The halfway point between yellow and green, chartreuse is a chic and cheerful colour that’s guaranteed to bring excitement to your space. Don’t be alarmed by its vibrance; chartreuse is surprisingly easy to work with. It is more versatile than you might anticipate, coordinating beautifully with a variety of different interior design schemes. Find out […]

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How To Design A Warm White Room

Tue 9 Oct 2018 Amy Kilvington
From Scandi chic, to hotel luxe, to modern minimalism, white plays a huge role in some of the most popular interior design styles of the moment. White is a truly timeless and versatile choice for the home, but it’s important to style it carefully in order to avoid a stark and sterile-looking space. There is […]

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Essential Neutrals For Autumn and Winter

Tue 25 Sep 2018 Amy Kilvington
As the weather turns colder, it’s time to bring a cosy feeling into our homes with essential neutral shades. Neutral tones are the perfect match for autumn, bringing a fresh airiness whilst offering heat and comfort. Our favourite neutral colours include warm white, classic cream, taupe and mushroom, which work beautifully alongside a terracotta palette, as well […]

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Totally Teal

Mon 10 Sep 2018 Amy Kilvington
Teal is truly timeless and set to peak as one of the biggest shades of the season. Lending itself to a range of different interior themes, including Art Deco glamour, modern minimalism and nautical chic, teal remains a firm favourite in the interior design world. A rich and luxurious shade, teal is the perfect balance of […]

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What’s Hot: Terracotta Interiors

Tue 4 Sep 2018 Amy Kilvington
Terracotta has been used for centuries for both ornamentation and structural purposes. Translating from the Latin terra cocta, which quite simply means ‘baked earth’, it is a clay-based earthenware that is formed, dried and then fired to create brownish-red-coloured porous items, such as tiles, pipes, pottery and sculptures.  Though an ever-popular material, terracotta experienced a particular […]

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Faux Wooden Blinds For Kitchens

Sat 1 Sep 2018 Amy Kilvington
For most families, the kitchen is the heart of the home. From boiling kettles to sizzling pans, your kitchen withstands a lot of activity each day. And along with the cooking, cleaning and daily chores, it is a place where family and friends gather on a regular basis, whether that’s to enjoy a meal at […]

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Just Peachy

Tue 28 Aug 2018 Amy Kilvington
Peach, salmon or setting plaster… however you refer to the perfect pinky-orange hybrid, peach is proving a popular choice throughout the world of interior design. Its underlying blush tones bring peace and softness, while the injection of orange offers warmth and cosiness. Yet peach remains muted enough to be considered a neutral, and therefore a […]

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Misty Colours

Tue 21 Aug 2018 Amy Kilvington
This season’s misty colour trend is a contemporary update on pastels. These pleasant tones offer some much-needed respite after a long, hot summer, creating a fresh and calming environment. Consider foggy forests, hazy beaches and misty mountain tops to spark your imagination and inspire an interiors refresh… Misty colours stem from Pantone’s ever-popular Rose Quartz and […]

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