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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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Nautical Interior Design

Tue 7 Aug 2018 Amy Kilvington
The sea has always provided us with inspiration. Over time, artists have continued to produce pieces of work inspired by the sights and sounds of this mesmerising world. But it’s not only poets and painters who can take a spark from the ocean and create something beautiful. You too can be inspired and inject that […]

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New Collection: Oasis Fabrics

Tue 10 Jul 2018 Amy Kilvington
Our friends at Clarke & Clarke have partnered with fashion giant Oasis and we’re so pleased to stock an assortment of fabrics from the range. This luxurious collection draws on the unique touches that Oasis are famous for: beautiful botanicals, colourful combinations and an effortless fun style. Oasis’ signature patterns can now be welcomed into the home in […]

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Blinds Direct – Proud To Support Local Causes

Sun 8 Jul 2018 Jordan Harling
On 7th of July 2018, Blinds Direct took to the water to raise money for Kirkwood Hospice and Martin Crane Children’s Hospice. Our brave Blinds Direct Paddlers teamed up to compete against local businesses on the lake at Pugney’s country park. The event, run by Huddersfield and Wakefield Chantry Rotary clubs, was being held for […]

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Seabreeze Bathroom Style

Tue 3 Jul 2018 Amy Kilvington
Bring the serenity of the sea into your home with Seabreeze, the perfect interior style for a bright, airy bathroom. We may not spend a lot of time in this part of the home, but that doesn’t mean it should be overlooked. The bathroom should be a place to relax and unwind, to pamper, and […]

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A Return To Retro: Orla Kiely Blinds, Curtains & Cushions

Tue 12 Jun 2018 Amy Kilvington
Founded in 1997, Orla Kiely’s self-named brand has made her the most celebrated designer to come out of Ireland.  We are proud to now offer a range of official Orla Kiely blinds, curtains and cushions at Blinds Direct. These iconic designs are already proving to be some of our most popular products, with so many […]

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