With soaring energy prices, not more than ever, we are all looking for ways to reduce our energy bills.
We have all considered turning lights off when we leave a room, reducing the number of times we turn on the dishwasher, but have you considered your window blinds as a cost-effective way of bringing down your bills?
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Hive – Energy Saving Blinds
So, what is a Hive blind? Hive is a fabric which has a unique honeycomb structure that gives increased insulation. The cellular design holds a layer of air which acts as an insulator, improving climate control within the home.… view more.
Let us inspire you this Spring Summer with the 4 key trends of the season!
The Style Studio trend experts have been busy researching this years’ Spring Summer key interior trends. We have put together an ultimate guide on how you can include these 4 key trends in your home!
Who doesn’t need some 70’s nostalgia in their home!
Bring the fun to your home interior look with Sunny State! A trend that focuses on self-expression and inclusivity. This trend embraces 70’s nostalgia with playful colours and retro floral and shape motifs. Sunny State has a playful, upbeat colour palette.… view more.
Style Studio are excited to introduce to you our brand-new Roller & Vertical Collections for 2022. We have developed each range to be full of colour, patterns and textures. The collections have been developed with interior trends in mind to ensure we are keeping your homes current and ahead of the trends.
Both the Roller and Vertical collections have an extensive range of colour options from modern nudes to bold statement colours. We have also been working hard with designers to create bespoke patterns that are sure to make you go WOW.
Our weaves won’t disappoint you either from subtle nature inspired textures to modern woven patterns, there is something for every room in the home.… view more.
Choosing kitchen blinds can be a bit of a minefield so we’ve created a guide on what you should consider when buying a kitchen blind. As people are spending more time at home and doing up their homes, the kitchen is just as important now than any other room in the home. Your kitchen window becomes the focal point of the room, so when it comes to your kitchen blind you shouldn’t have to compromise style over function, and if you follow our guide you wont have to! Read on to find out the best blinds for kitchens.
Featured Fabric: Cactus asc eco Olive Green
What you should consider when buying a new kitchen blind
It is important that you consider what you are looking for in a blind, especially for a kitchen environment.… view more.
Pantone have announced Very Peri as their Colour of the Year 2022.
For the first time Pantone have created a brand-new shade. Very Peri is a luxurious purple shade that encompasses blue tones infused with red-violet undertones. We have put together some tips to help you use this colour within your home.
How to use Very Peri
Very Peri is a powerful colour and it can seem daunting to embrace the colour within your home. However, the versatility of this colour means it can be used as a statement colour or incorporated into the home in a more subtle manner. Home offices are becoming increasingly commonplace in the home as a lot of us are still working from home.… view more.
The Festive Season is upon us and here at Style Studio we are so excited! We know that getting your home ready for the festive period can seem overwhelming. So we have put together a simple guide on how to get your home ready for Christmas. That way you can enjoy the celebrations without the pre-Christmas stress.
Let’s just get the least exciting task over with first! Decluttering is never fun but if you do it before Christmas it will save you that post-Christmas declutter nightmare, and no-one wants a nightmare before or after Christmas!
We all know at Christmas time we end up with an onslaught of gifts.… view more.
Dulux have announced Bright Skies as their colour of the Year 2022.
Dulux trend experts have translated global trends into this new Colour of the Year. This airy shade is like a breath of fresh air and will bring new life into any space. Bright Skies is an optimistic, refreshing shade that will connect your home to nature.
Bright Skies also has four complementary colour palettes and Style Studio has all you need to know about how to use these colours within your home.
Image Credit: Dulux
Create a multi-functional space that can constantly revive itself with the Workshop Palette.… view more.
‘hygge’ is a Danish concept often translated as ‘cosy’ and is so much more than just another interior design trend. This is not a new trend we are bringing you. However, we feel ‘hygge’ still has a place within your home. The ‘Hygge approach is centred around creating a warm and welcoming living space. ‘hygge’ is also about being content and doing the things in life that bring us comfort and joy. If you are anything like us that’s cosying up under a fluffy blanket to watch your favourite movie.
Relax, feel cosy and forget life’s worries – that’s hygge. Here are some ideas on how to apply this concept within your own home.… view more.
Fall into Autumn Winter 2021/22 in style!
We have researched the upcoming Autumn Winter 2021/22 Trends so you don’t have to! This blog will give you all the information you need to know on how to incorporate this season’s must have interior styles in your home.
The narrative of this trend is driven by our desire to find synergy between body and mind, while eliminating the daily stresses and anxieties in our lives with the pursuit of a calmer approach to living. More emphasis is placed on environments, activities and products that help us to decelerate our current pace of living.… view more.
Venetian blinds can be used in a multitude of settings, making them a versatile option for home owners. Their simple design allows them to be featured in a classic, modern or contemporary interior. Venetian Blinds also have a whole host of practical benefits for the home.
The Style Studio Venetian Collection has been developed by our interior experts to include a wide variety of colours, special features and finishes. So, the next time you are updating your home why not include a Venetian blind?
Featured Blind: Linen Venetian
Increased Privacy and Light Control
Venetian blinds allow for flexibility on how the slats are positioned.… view more.
Blinds continue to be the most popular type of window covering for the bathroom
In this blog, we will give you the low down on our top 5 blind types for your bathroom. These have been chosen for their clean elegant look, resistance to moisture and because they are easy to clean.
Hive blinds are a subtle yet stylish and a fantastic choice for your bathroom. Most Hive fabrics are suitable for moist conditions and can be sponge cleaned.
Hive blinds are the perfect option for a bathroom as they give complete privacy, while offering a soft light effect within a bathroom for a spa like atmosphere at home.… view more.
We are improving how we make blinds
Our planet doesn’t have enough natural resources for us to continue creating textiles the way we have in the past.
That is why we have started to do things differently. To improve the way we make blinds, we are continuing to increase our range of fabrics that have been manufactured using recycled yarn.
Featured Product: Hemp asc eco Biscotti
How and why do we do it?
We are continuing to invest in new recycled yarns that have been derived from post-consumer plastic drinking bottles, also known as PET Bottles.
So, what are the benefits of using recycled synthetics?… view more.
Spring time is upon us, and as the clocks go forward and the days get longer, the first thing we all want to do is give our homes a spring clean! While dusting away the winter months, we all know the usual places we like to clean including cabinets and tables, but don’t forget about your window blinds and curtains! Regular cleaning and upkeep will also help to your blinds look fresh and new for longer.
We have created this blog to give you our expert advice on ‘how to clean blinds’ and recommend the following tips to help get your home in tip top shape for the warmer months ahead.… view more.
Pantone have announced Ultimate Gray and Illuminating as their ‘colours’ of the year 2021. These are two independent grey and yellow tones that can also be complementary to one another.
Here at Style Studio we have done our research on these ‘colours’ of the year so you don’t have to and compiled it all in this blog to give you all the information you need on how to use these tones within your home.
These two colours represent how different elements can come together to support one another. Pantone have described this year’s ‘colours’ of the year as “A marriage of colour conveying a message of strength and hopefulness that is both enduring and uplifting.”… view more.
Starting off the new year doesn’t always mean making or breaking resolutions, it is also the perfect time to make some simple but effective changes. Here are our top tips to a fresh start for the New Year ahead.
Tip 1 – Declutter
Like most of us, we all now have more stuff in our homes than we did at the start of last year due to Christmas. This is the perfect opportunity to take a look at what we own and decide if it still has a place in our homes. Start with clothes and shoes; decluttering your wardrobe not only will it make it easier to decide what to wear each day, but by donating your unwanted clothing you can help others who are less fortunate and would make good use of those items that you are not going to wear.… view more.
Winter is on its way and we are all spending more time than ever at home! So why not make your home feel like a beautiful winter retreat this season with our Roman & Curtain Collection!
Our luxury Style Studio Roman Blinds and Curtains are perfect for this time of year. By doubling up on your window dressings you can keep in the heat while making a statement. So, what are you waiting for?
Become your homes personal interior designer. Create that ultimate winter look with our Rattan Cherry, a rich pink/red toned blind that is perfect when you pair it alongside our grey Gia Smoke patterned curtain, this look is sure to make a statement!… view more.
Autumn is here and the 2019 colour trend of cool greys is moving out and a much warmer earth tone inspired palette has moved in. With the Autumn leaves falling and the cold dark nights approaching, we are all looking to cosy-up indoors.
Hudson Oyster Roman Blind and Glamour Latte Curtain
Dulux have announced Grounded as their Autumn trend 2020. This trend reflects our need to slow down and enjoy the simpler things in life. The palette embraces biscuit neutral and muted accent tones that are inspired by nature. Dulux say that the Grounded palette focuses on making the home cosy and inviting with a minimalist approach.… view more.
Dulux have announced Brave Ground as their Colour of the Year 2021.
Dulux describe their Colour of the Year as key because it reflects the mood of the moment. Brave Ground is set to have a global impact on home interiors. Style Studio has all you need to know about the new Colour of the Year 2021 and how to use this neutral hue to set the tone within your home.
Brave Ground is a bolstering shade that connects us back to nature and the simpler things in life. The colour is made up of warm, earthy tones that create the feeling of stability, growth and potential.… view more.