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Real Homes: An Interview With @home_atplot12

Mon 17 Feb 2020 Amy Kilvington
We’re very excited to introduce the next Instagram influencer in our Real Homes series, Jennifer-Louise from @home_atplot12.  Jennifer is a first time solo buyer and has received much deserved attention for her achievements, saving up for two years to purchase the house of her dreams. Since moving in, Jennifer has transformed her home into a […]

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How to choose sustainable blinds and curtains

Thu 13 Feb 2020 Amy Kilvington
Sustainability is a huge priority for the modern shopper and homeowner. But it can often be difficult to find products that are both eco-friendly and affordable. At Blinds Direct, we are dedicated to crafting interior furnishings that are kind to the environment, as well as being kind to your budget. Find out more about our […]

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The New Twenties

Thu 30 Jan 2020 Amy Kilvington
Do you love the luxurious style of the 1920s? With a few top tips, along with our new Lavish Luxe collection, it’s easy to create a space inspired by this glamorous decade. If you want to style a room that Gatsby would be proud of, keep on reading. We explain all you need to know […]

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Trend Focus: Metallic Lamp Shades

Wed 15 Jan 2020 Amy Kilvington
A lamp shade is more than just a lamp shade. The perfect shade can transform the way the whole room looks and feels. And with a metallic lined lamp shade from Blinds Direct, it’s easy to create a warm, cosy atmosphere that’s both luxurious and understated. Make a feature of your ceiling light or bring […]

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Everything you need to know about hanging curtains

Tue 14 Jan 2020 Amy Kilvington
Now that you’ve purchased your new curtains from Blinds Direct, it’s time to hang them so that they look their best. There are many different types of curtains to choose from, with different headings including pencil pleat, eyelet, pinch pleat, tab top and wave pleat. Each heading requires a slightly different approach to hanging efficiently. […]

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Classic Blue Blinds: Pantone Colour of the Year

Wed 11 Dec 2019 Amy Kilvington
Pantone has made its long-awaited announcement of its colour for 2020. Classic Blue, a ‘timeless and enduring’ shade of blue, has been selected to highlight the current need for stability and dependability as we cross into a brand new decade. 19-4052 Classic Blue instils a calm confidence and connectivity. Elegant and simple, this hue reminds […]

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New Blinds Direct Collections

Tue 3 Dec 2019 Amy Kilvington
This autumn and winter, we’ve been celebrating six different trends that are sure to appeal to your interior desires. From fun folk designs to colourful geometrics, from simple earthy tones to 1920s glamour, our latest collections offer something for everyone. Want to know more? Keep on reading… Madagascar “Colonial prints and tropical touches are sure […]

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4 window treatments for traditional homes

Fri 8 Nov 2019 Amy Kilvington
Is your home decorated with traditionalism in mind? Do you love retaining and enhancing historical character? Do you always lean towards the most classic colours and prints? If you’re the proud owner of a traditional home, with a penchant for this style of interior design, here are the perfect window dressings for you… Shutters For […]

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Trend Focus: Seventies

Thu 31 Oct 2019 Amy Kilvington
The Seventies was a decade of great change, which had a huge influence on interior styles. From its thriving music scene and renewed respect for the environment, to soaring inflation and technological advancements, the diversity of happenings in the ’70s all contributed to cultural shifts and, consequently, brand new interior trends. These new looks blended […]

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Real Homes: An Interview with @missrosehome

Sat 26 Oct 2019 Amy Kilvington
We’re excited to introduce interior design fanatic and influencer Laurie @missrosehome, who has kindly taken part in our latest Instagram interview. Laurie’s sleek and feminine home has commanded a large and loyal following on Instagram. Fresh and luxurious, Laurie blends neutral grey and white backdrops with beautiful textures and the occasional pop of pink, creating a […]

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6 items every hallway needs

Wed 16 Oct 2019 Amy Kilvington
First impressions matter, which is why it’s so important to make your hallway a warm and welcoming space that brims with personality. The hallway should set the tone for the rest of your home, but it’s often neglected, used as a place to store coats, bags and shoes, to pile up unopened post, or to […]

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Trend Focus: Fabrics For Kids

Fri 11 Oct 2019 Amy Kilvington
When decorating a child’s bedroom, it’s always sensible to look for styles that offer longevity, ensuring that the space can adapt easily as your child grows. One of the best ways to ensure this versatility is with a simple, gender neutral palette, designed to be loved by children and parents alike. After all, children change […]

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