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Enter our competition to WIN a Google Nest Hub

Posted July 14, 2019 /

At Style Studio we’ve had a busy few months, adding lots of stunning NEW designs and fabulous fabrics to our Roman & Curtain, Roller and Vertical blind collections.

We’ve also launched some ground-breaking new products, which have been attracting lots of attention – like our award winning Greenscreen Sea-Tex blinds made from recycled ocean plastic waste as well as new innovative motorised blind options.

So, we thought it was time to celebrate by offering you the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes with our Six Weeks of Summer competition.

Over on our social channels you can win different prizes each week, themed around one of our new products, but ENTER BELOW to win our STAR prize of a Google Nest Hub, the next generation of hands-free smart speaker with a 7”touch screen.… view more.

The NEW Mirage Collection is our biggest yet!

Posted July 8, 2019 /

Style Studio is proud to introduce the New Mirage Collection 2019. Mirage is a style of blind that will exude elegance, charm and luxury in any room!

The New Mirage Collection for 2019 sees us revamp our traditional take on the Mirage Blind. There are an impressive 71 luxurious fabrics over 18 ranges, including 10 brand NEW ranges! With a wide array of colourful plains to striking designs, and beautifully structured textured weaves, there is a style for everyone!

ENHANCED LIGHT CONTROL-

The unique nature of Mirage fabrics brings enhanced light control, which allows you the flexibility of having your blind fully open, fully closed or anywhere in-between.… view more.

Styling Up For Summer!

Posted June 5, 2019 /

We’re ready to heat up your home interiors this Summer, with bold prints, vivacious colours and calming patterns – you’ll not be disappointed!

Tribal Chic

Go Tribal! This trend is jam-packed with lively colours and African influence. Minimal markings and rhombus shapes take centre stage with contrasting bold animal prints fighting to be the star of the show. We see graphic prints pushing through the ranks, creating prominence throughout the interior scene.

Pattern scales range from mini to maxi with vibrant colours symbolic of tribal-esque being prevalent throughout this trend. A bold mix of lively colours such as redcurrant and paprika with contrasting sunshine yellow and azure blue, vibrancy is a key factor.… view more.

Accessorise your home with The Bespoke Touch

Posted April 26, 2019 /

At Style Studio we’re all about accessorising your roller blinds, creating a piece of art that’s bespoke to YOU. We recommend you consider a few additional extras to make your blind go from zero to hero!

We’ve listed out our fave accessories below;

Be BOLD with Braids

Braids are an excellent addition to a roller blind. Choose between a thin or thick style braid, and a colour that complements your roller fabric choice.

Stripe Sunrise is a thicker style of braid, made up with a combination of bright and vivacious colours, such as juicy orange, fabulous fuschia, glowing gold, and terrific teal.… view more.

How to choose your perfect blind!

Posted April 26, 2019 /

You’ve decorated your favourite room in your home. You’ve chosen the perfect flooring, the most beautiful wallpaper, quality furniture and accessories – now it’s time to consider your blinds.

But with so many colours, styles and systems to choose from, where do you even begin?!

Don’t worry, at Style Studio we have created the step by step guide below on how to choose your perfect blind!

Step by Step Guide

1. Choose a product

Consider your desired look of the window and what you want to achieve. Do you long for completely blocked out light? Choose a Roller, Roman, Curtain or Hive.… view more.

5 Tips on how to give your home a Feng Shui makeover this Spring!

Posted April 16, 2019 /

Feng Shui is the concept of creating harmony and balance in relation to the flow of energy (chi) within your home.

Its aim is to assure good fortune and good health for the people inhabiting the home. Core concepts of Feng Shui are Yin & Yang, with the feminine (Yin) and masculine (Yang) being opposites ultimately depending on each other for a content and successful life.

Freshen up your home by allowing the powerful and positive energy of Feng Shui to enter.

How to implement Feng Shui;

1. Declutter your home by minimising the amount of items you own. But don’t just hide items in cupboards, under furniture or up the loft, as this all affects the chi flow within the home.… view more.

When Grey is here to stay!

Posted April 3, 2019 /

Grey has been a fan favourite in interiors over recent years, from cool iron to robust concrete, the colours on the grey spectrum most definitely exceed the 50 shades mark! But what is it about grey that makes it so special, is it the versatility of creating both a cool and warm room? Or its ability to provide a platform to set the scene?

Grey is now a staple in interiors, but with colour slowly making a comeback, what can we pair with grey? Here is our top trending grey and colour combos for 2019!

Sunshine shades

Yellow & grey together are simplistically chic.… view more.

Tapping ‘Intu’ the Latest Window Trends – Design Buy Build

Posted March 26, 2019 /

Made to measure window blinds brand Style Studio is seeing a huge rise in demand for its INTU window blinds. Growth in sales of these blinds, that fit straight into the window frame eliminating the need to drill, reflects trends in the window and glass door market: notably the consumer shift to UPVC and metal frames, clean lines and larger glass expanses.

“Glazing trends have a huge impact on the types of blinds that become popular and INTU blinds are ticking all the boxes when it comes to dressing modern windows”, says Style Studio’s interiors expert Lorna McAleer.

“Sleek, contemporary glazing styles as well as black and grey frames are hugely popular (even in period properties), which is promoting a desire for window dressings that complement window frames rather than covering them up.… view more.

Freshen Up Homes with ‘Neo Mint’

Posted March 20, 2019 /

According to trend forecasters WGSN, the coolest colour of 2020 will be NEO MINT. It’s a bright and futuristic shade that’s set to bring a breath of fresh air to tired interiors.

For anyone looking to get ahead of the NEO MINT trend, here are some NEO MINT window blinds to incorporate this cool, refreshing hue into homes.

Our interiors expert Lorna McAleer says:

“Cool greens matching WGSN’s Neo Mint are available as Venetian blinds, Roman blinds, Roller blinds and Pleated blinds within our collections – and they all look fresh and fabulous.”

“Neo Mint feels effortlessly cool in the kitchen.… view more.

Win a Mother’s Day Bouquet

Posted March 14, 2019 /

We know mums are brilliant, that’s why there’s a whole day dedicated to showing just how much we appreciate them. And what better gift than a bouquet of flowers to show mum just how much you love her?… view more.