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Colour Focus: Navy Blue & Orange

Wed 19 Jun 2019 Amy Kilvington
Navy and orange is one of this season’s biggest colour combos. While you might not consider these shades a match made in heaven, they are, in fact, a perfect pair. The warm, uplifting tones of orange work beautifully alongside powerful, dependable navy, making for a palette that means serious business, yet still manages to be […]

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Blinds Measuring Guide

Mon 17 Jun 2019 Amy Kilvington
Measuring for your new blind couldn’t be more simple. Follow our step-by-step guides to get the correct measurements in a flash. Our simple instructions on how to measure for blinds will make the process quick and easy, ensuring that you can place the right order, then sit back and relax while you wait for your […]

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Colour Focus: Aquamarine and Yellow

Mon 10 Jun 2019 Amy Kilvington
Both aquamarine and yellow are inherently optimistic shades, brimming with energy and a sense of well-being. When combined, they make for the happiest and healthiest of colour combinations. Aquamarine Aquamarine is a refreshing and balanced colour, evoking feelings of love, loyalty and joy. The gemstone itself is thought to heal trauma and calm conflict, clearing […]

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Real Homes: An Interview With @our_family_home_

Fri 10 May 2019 Amy Kilvington
We’re so pleased to introduce Instagram interiors extraordinaire Rebecca Lynn @our_family_home_, who is next in the line-up of our Real Homes series. Rebecca’s home has earned her magazine features along with an ever-expanding Instagram following. With a penchant for Scandi-fusion interiors and unique touches, artist Rebecca has curated fresh, bright spaces that brim with personality. Rebecca […]

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Colour Focus: Blush Pink Interiors

Wed 1 May 2019 Amy Kilvington
Lift your space with beautiful blush-coloured pieces from Blinds Direct. Chic and versatile, blush is a grown-up take on the colour pink, offering a sophisticated softness that is incredibly workable throughout your home. About the colour blush pink Blush pink – the colour of tutus, roses and macarons. It represents both femininity and our inner […]

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Trend Focus: Wave Curtains

Mon 29 Apr 2019 Amy Kilvington
Get the new curtain look with Blinds Direct, framing your windows with wave-effect curtains. Our latest voile curtains, paired with our innovative surge tracks, create a relaxed and rippled look which is perfect for spring and summer. This new style is certainly making waves… Surge curtain tracks Our surge curtain tracks offer a modern alternative […]

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Real Homes: An Interview With @shoestring_renovation

Mon 15 Apr 2019 Amy Kilvington
We’re pleased to introduce Instagram interior design star Jodie @shoestring_renovation, the next interiors influencer to take part in our Real Homes series. In 2017, Jodie and her partner Terry purchased their self-proclaimed ‘doer upper’, a three-bedroom Victorian property in south London. Over the last two years, she has posted about their renovation journey online, building […]

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Terrazzo Blinds, Curtains and Home Accessories

Sun 14 Apr 2019 Amy Kilvington
Our brand new terrazzo fabric has arrived and you can now enjoy this season’s biggest trend as curtains, Roman blinds, cushions and lamp shades. Choose from the 100% cotton Terrazzo Natural and Terrazzo Grey fabrics, available from our Touched By Design range. The Natural colour way features a sandy backdrop, decorated with a versatile combination […]

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Real Homes: An Interview With @claytoncorner

Fri 12 Apr 2019 Amy Kilvington
We’re excited to introduce interior design guru and influencer Helen @claytoncorner, who has kindly taken part in our latest Blinds Direct interiors interview. Helen’s super stylish Leeds home has built a large and loyal following on Instagram, as well as earning an award nomination. Modern, monochrome and with the most attention to detail, Helen’s home […]

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Blinds Direct SS19 Collections

Mon 8 Apr 2019 Amy Kilvington
It’s time to share the Spring Summer 2019 collections at Blinds Direct, showcasing a trending selection of blinds, curtains and interior products that will brighten up your home for the warm months. Our six new collections are a great representation of this season’s varied trends, including natural earthy looks, exotic Eastern patterns and relaxed floral […]

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How to decorate your home office

Sat 23 Mar 2019 Amy Kilvington
Home offices are becoming evermore popular, and many of us desire a dedicated space that promotes concentration, motivation and efficiency. Whether you’re starting a new business, a new hobby, or you’re embracing the art of flexi-working, your home office will provide an area for maximum productivity. Here are some of our top tips for creating and […]

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Colour Focus: Grey Interiors

Fri 15 Mar 2019 Amy Kilvington
“Grey is the queen of colours, because she makes everything else look good.” Grey is a strong, steady and balanced shade. Practical and timeless, it is one of the most versatile colours in the spectrum. Read on to find out more about bringing this timeless tone into your home… The colour grey A simple combination […]

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