Blinds Direct Blog

Trend Focus: 1920s Collection

Tue 18 Jul 2017 Amy Kilvington
“Welcome 1920s Hollywood into your home with lavish textures and metallic accents.” 1920s interior design is instantly recognisable. This stylish trend encapsulates the characteristics of the era – the fun and frolics of its party scene, the glittering city skylines, the magic of Hollywood and the beauty of its icons. Here at Blinds Direct, we’re […]

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Which Room, Which Blind? Kitchen Blinds

Tue 20 Jun 2017 Amy Kilvington
Your kitchen is the family hub. Whether it’s a an open plan extravaganza, a charming country corner or a petite plot will plenty of storage, it is more than likely the heart of your home. The kitchen should be safe and highly functional, along with being bright and easy on the eye. After all, you spend a […]

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Trend Focus: Botanical Collection

Fri 2 Jun 2017 Amy Kilvington
“Soft pastels and feminine florals bring a sense of the English country garden to your space.” Floral prints, botanical flourishes and organic accents have a great impact on our interiors, and the recent resurgence of this trend has seen more and more homes adapt to the botanical way of life. Harking back to simpler times spent outdoors, surrounded […]

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Colour Focus: Pink Interior Design

Tue 23 May 2017 Amy Kilvington
Here at Blinds Direct, we’re big fans of the colour pink, from pinky-nude tones to the hot tropical vibes, and everything in between. Here’s how to incorporate different shades of pink into your interior design, and the items you need to get the look in your own home. Feminine Luxury For fresh, feminine and flawless […]

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Trend Focus: 70s Folk Collection

Fri 12 May 2017 Amy Kilvington
An appealing blend of 1970s funk and folkish florals with earthy tones and abstract prints. Our 70s Folk Collection blends the excitement of an eclectic era with the casual, cultural quality of folkish style. Our Interior Designers carefully curated this range to reflect playfulness and simplicity, nodding towards the ethnic flavour of the 1970s, and providing […]

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Which Room, Which Blind? Conservatory Blinds

Tue 9 May 2017 Amy Kilvington
After taking a closer look at the most suitable blinds for living rooms and children’s rooms, it’s time to turn our attention to the best window dressings for conservatories. The warmer seasons are upon us, and we are all keen to make the most of the sunshine as possible. But it’s also important to ensure […]

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Which Room, Which Blind? Kids Bedroom Blinds

Tue 2 May 2017 Amy Kilvington
Every room in your home serves a different purpose, whether it’s a spot for relaxing, a place for working, or somewhere to cook, eat or sleep. These functionalities should always be kept front of mind when making design decisions, ensuring that the room is practical whilst still looking great. Here at Blinds Direct, we understand the importance […]

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Check Patterns In Interior Design

Tue 18 Apr 2017 Amy Kilvington
Check patterns have a classic appeal that’s always on trend. No matter the season, checks will never go out of style. This timeless classic can pull together any colour scheme, and complete a multitude of themes in various spaces. From bold tartans upon heavy tweeds, which offer a warm and cosy feeling, to the soothing tones […]

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Which Room, Which Blind? Living Room Blinds

Tue 4 Apr 2017 Amy Kilvington
Different rooms in your home have different functionalities, and therefore require different types of decor. Here at Blinds Direct, we understand that every space is individual, and every homeowner is unique. That’s why we offer a huge range of blinds and curtains that are specific to every room in the house, such as living room blinds, with plenty […]

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Free Fabric Experts Service

Sat 25 Mar 2017 Amy Kilvington
Are you planning on switching up your interiors for spring? Perhaps one room in particular requires some TLC, or maybe there are multiple spaces in your home that deserve a refresh. No matter the size or scope of your decorating project, our specialists can help… for free! Blinds Direct are delighted to introduce our free […]

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10 Ways To Add Colour To Your Home

Fri 10 Mar 2017 Amy Kilvington
Everyone needs colour in their life, from the clothes that we wear, to the food that we eat, to the homes in which we live. Colour plays a serious role in our world, and not simply in terms of aesthetics. It influences our thoughts, inspires actions, and causes reactions. It brings balance, triggers memories, and […]

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How To Make The Most Of Small Spaces

Wed 15 Feb 2017 Amy Kilvington
They say that the best things come in small packages, from elegant apartments, to cosy cottages, to stylish semi-detached houses. Small is beautiful – but you don’t want to feel cramped in your own home. So what’s the solution? Read on to discover our room-expanding hints and tips, so that you and your family can […]

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