Blog 2018

Wool Week: A focus on Harrison

Wool Week: A focus on Harrison

This week marks the ninth year of The Campaign for Wool’s annual Wool Week! The concept is to create initiatives designed to educate, inspire and promote the benefits of wool. This year we focus on Harrison beds; the sleep tailors. Sleep; it keeps us healthy, makes us happy...

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The Wallis sofa

Wallis Range  Blog 8 May 2018

A retro icon A mid-century design with a retro influence, Wallis exudes personality and charisma. Its plush fabric, luxurious feather-filled pillows and complimentary accent cushions provide enduring comfort and support. This range is chic and sophisticated with an iconic design...

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May bank holiday events Manchester

May Bank Holiday Events Manchester Blog 4 May 2018

Day Out With Thomas, Bury East Lancashire Railway are holding a Day Out With Thomas event with rides on Thomas, meeting the Fat Controller and friends and performances Rusty and Dusty, Sodor’s cheeky station sweepers. Families can enjoy unlimited travel on steam...

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May bank holiday events Birmingham

May Bank Holiday Events Birmingham Blog 4 May 2018

May Day at Sarehole Mill Bring your family to the historic attraction of Sarehole Mill to celebrate the bank holiday. J.R.R Tolkien, author of Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit grew up nearby and stated the mill and surroundings were inspiration for Middle-earth. Have your own little...

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Embellishment Blog May 1 2018

Art deco inspiration Although art-deco inspired designs have been popular for a while now we’re beginning to see this more in furniture. It’s about using it as a focal point in interiors rather than just to accessorise and add interest. We like the use of this in mirror frames, for table designs...

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Dark glamour

Dark Wood Glamour Blog 1 May 2018

Dark Wood Furniture Whilst we saw a lot of pale bleached woods thanks to the Scandi trend, it’s taken a back-seat to darker wood tones. Dark wood highlights a nod for retro 70’s glamour which is making a come-back. It can be a dominating feature but done well can look dramatic and...

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National decorating month

National decorating month Blog 1 May 2018

As we see off April’s National Decorating Month why not take a last minute plunge in transforming your home. We know that home decor tastes can change just as much as our weather so it’s perfect for inspiring people with key interior trends. Home is where we wind-down, seek...

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Colour pop!

Colour Pop Blog 5 April 2018

We understand using bright colours in your home can be intimidating! You want a room with the wow-factor but you’re torn on how to style it and in what shade. Bright colours can be fun especially when mixed with rich textures to make a bold and impressive statement. The...

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The perfect night's sleep

The perfect night's sleep Blog 16 March 2018

They say the backbone of a fruitful day is a great night’s sleep, so a carefully planned bedroom is key. Whether it’s luxurious fabrics on a bedstead or comfort options on a divan, the perfect night’s sleep is right around the corner. In aid of National Bed Month and World Sleep Day sink...

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National bed month

National Bed Month Blog 13 March 2018

Whilst you may have had a stressful day, there’s nothing like a great night’s sleep to recover. As it’s National Bed Month, now’s the perfect time to consider whether you’re getting the best out of your bed. It is important to assess whether it’s sufficient in comfort and support to try to...

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Botanical trend

Botanical Trend Blog 7 March 2018

Establishing itself in 2017, the botanical trend is a must-have for interiors this year. Whilst this seasons prints have evolved, the trend still focuses on bringing the outdoors in. It’s about mixing lush greens with different types of luxurious textures. With ‘Maximalism’ a big thing this year...

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Snuggle up this Valentines day

Snuggle up this valentines day Blog 14 February 2018

Whether you’re looking for a space-saving solution or something comfy to snuggle up in, a snuggler sofa may just be the perfect addition to your home. More generous than an armchair yet more compact than a 2 seater a snuggler is a wonderful place to snuggle this Valentine’s...

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Colour inspiration - Purple

Colour inspiration - Purple Blog 1 February 2018

With Spring on the horizon, there’s no better time to embrace purple into your home. The mystical qualities of purple make it ideal for those mindful of creating a therapeutic space. Arguably dramatic, Pantone’s colour of the year Ultra Violet for instance has a depth that...

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Eva from little wonder to big star

Colour inspiration - Purple Blog 19 January 2018

How the little wonder of our TV advert came to be a star of New York Fashion Week! With our Winter Sale TV ad comes the return of our rising star Eva Connor, the little seven-year-old who encapsulated a nation with her winning smile and charming personality. But the little star...

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