Lively stripe wallpaper by Oilily

The New Oilily Collection

Oilily and the leading wallpaper manufacturer A.S. Création have collaborated to produce a wallpaper collection that reflects the playful world of colour and décor typical of the Dutch lifestyle brand. Sometimes cheerful in delicate shades, sometimes strong and colourful, these wallpapers simply radiate joy. Whether it is in the children’s bedroom or a girl’s bedroom, in the corridor or in the kitchen, the cheerful mood irradiated by Oilily wallpapers will drive out any despondency in an instant.

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Rustic Style

Distinctive brick

Exposed brick walls are very popular with people renovating old buildings, it’s usually less expensive to knock the old rotten plaster off and expose the rustic brick wall than to have it fixed. This has started to become a trendy design statement, creating an industrial focal point within the home. Continue reading

How to wallpaper a feature wall

girls hanging wallpaper. Decorating the wallCreating a WOW feature wall is a quick and easy way to change the mood of your living space.

Feature walls require less time, effort and stress than fully redecorating your room and still allow for an injection of personality and style into any room.

Choose a wall that is as plain as possible, without windows and doors that will break up the pattern. Alcoves and chimney breasts are also an excellent choice. Continue reading

Holly’s favourite wallpaper of the month

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Hi, my name is Holly Braithwaite. I’m 8 years old and I love to help my family in the shop. i like helping in the shop because its a fun experience for when i am older. it is also very fun helping coustermouse  like you.  .

I’ve been helping my dad with the website this week and I’ve had a good look at all the brilliant wallpapers that we have for sale on the website. I have two favourites this month.

My first favourite is Richmond.  i like richmond because  there is a stag on the front and i love stags, it also has lots more animals on it. it would look brill on  your bedroom wall. i like the country and it would look amazing with your log fire. Continue reading

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Get that shabby chic look

Shabby Chic is still very fashionable at the moment and upcycling and painting old furniture is a great way to get a vintage style look to any room, from a kids bedroom to a home office.

Painting furniture can be a great way to kick start the decoration of a room or a means of making an old piece match your new theme.

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Happy New Year!

A new year and a new website

Out with the old and in with the new. As we go forward into our 37th year of selling paint and wallpaper, we decided it was time to launch a new website. The original site had been plodding on since 2007 and was starting to look a little tired and out dated.

The new website now has large product images and really helpful filters to help you narrow down your choices and make your shopping experience as easy as possible. We are now mobile friendly on phones and tablets so there’s no excuse not to do a bit of online shopping whether your at work, relaxing in the local coffee shop or at home.

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