December 20th, 2016|Interior Design|

Interior Trends for 2017

2016 has been a memorable year for interior design. Iconic trends incorporating everything from geometric prints to bright block colours have dominated the pages of magazines and blogs. The question is: what’s next? We spoke to some of the industry’s top trend spotters to find out what they’re predicting in the way of interior trends [...]

November 30th, 2016|Interior Design|

Ten Easy Christmas Craft Ideas to Make this Festive Season

 There’s nothing more comforting than decorating your house for the festive season, especially with a mulled wine or mince pie in hand. From baubles and fairy lights to cosy, deep-pile shaggy rugs, Christmas decorations can inject a much-needed dose of hygge into the home. But that doesn’t mean you have to spend a fortune on [...]

November 17th, 2016|Interior Design|

Indoor Plant Care: Cheat Sheet

It isn’t often you find a home accessory that looks good, boosts your mood and cleans your living space. We are, of course, talking about plants. With so many varieties, however, and with such confusion about indoor plant care, it isn’t always easy to know which to buy. That’s where our cheat sheet comes in: [...]

November 1st, 2016|Our Rugs|

8 Rugs that will instantly Hygge-Style your Room

As the winter nights draw in and the temperature begins to fall, it’s natural to want to barricade yourself in your home and spruce up the place with some cosy interior design features. Enter the trend of the moment: the Danish concept of hygge. What is Hygge?  Pronounced “hue-ga”, this Danish mainstay refers to feelings [...]

October 28th, 2016|How-to Guides|

How to Hygge – Anywhere!

As winter descends upon us and the clocks go back, it’s the perfect time to embrace the popular Danish notion of “Hygge”.  From embracing the cooler temperatures, getting wrapped up in chunky scarves, to bringing cosiness to your interiors with deep, shaggy rugs, you can pretty much Hygge Anywhere.  Read on to find out how [...]

October 13th, 2016|Interior Design|

Autumn Winter Interior Design Trends 2016/2017

Interior design trends come and go as quickly as the seasons. Colour schemes, patterns and themes change according to different cultures and eras past. The only question is, what’s on the cards for autumn and winter 2016 – 2017? Copper Copper has appeared everywhere during 2016, from picture frames to waste paper baskets. And with [...]

September 13th, 2016|Interior Design|

Dulux Colour of The Year 2017

Dulux have released the colour of the year for 2017. Denim Drift is the name and diversity is the game. The blue-grey hue has been picked for its ability to fit into all interior design styles. The adaptability of the colour makes it suitable for everyone. The tone takes on a different characteristic depending on [...]

September 12th, 2016|Our Rugs|

The EDITO Rug Range.

Edito may be new to the world of rugs, but their designs are already standing out from the crowd.    Designed in Paris by Isabelle Desauty, Edito's first collection, Antidote, is fresh, graphic and very different! The designs are all hand drawn before being entrusted to quality manufacturers in Belgium who use the latest weaving [...]

August 30th, 2016|How-to Guides|

How to Get Makeup out of a Carpet

  Ahh makeup – it’s all fun and games until it’s been trodden into the fibres of your carpet and shows no signs of coming out.  But before you rip your carpet out or throw away your favourite rug, try out some of the below tried and rested methods to save your carpets.    The [...]

August 26th, 2016|Fun|

WORLD DOG DAY 2016

They are hunters, protectors, detectors & rescuers. They are the eyes for those without their vision, ears for those without their hearing. They are part of our family. They are man’s best friend. Dogs deserve National Dog Day & we are happy to be celebrating them! We have our very own Modern Rugs pooch, Pugley. [...]

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