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Home Updates in Lockdown – Easy Interior Tips

Our homes are our palaces, yet none of us imagined we would be spending as much time in them as we have during the past few weeks. Although our pool of past times is now somewhat limited, improving our homes…

Interior Design Trends for 2020

The new year is expected to bring a fresh new wave of interior styles, with raw natural materials, bold colours and decadent finishes all taking center stage. The interior looks for 2020 take inspiration from many different eras, with the…

How to Style a Christmas Table

It’s undeniable that a huge part of Christmas celebrations orbit around the festive table. From Pre-Christmas gatherings, to the all important Christmas Dinner itself, many hours will be spent here making merry with friends and family, so make sure your…

Colour Trends Summer 2019 – Interior Design

With Summer 2019 fast approaching, now is the perfect time for an interior update incorporating some of the latest trends. The Colour Trends Summer 2019 continue along the theme of 2019’s Pantone Colour ‘Living Coral’; with warm, earthy colours being…

Make a Small Room Look Larger – Interior Design Tips

Small rooms are a common complaint of city homeowners, but in fact their very limitations can provide a spark for creativity. Many solutions used to make a small room look larger require innovative touches that make a more interesting, unique…

Interior Design Trends for 2017

In the design world, every new year brings with it a renewed sense of anticipation. New collections will be released, new styles adopted and exciting changes made to the design rule book. It is a joy to embrace this fresh…

Interior Design 2018 – Colour Trends Revealed

With the trend predictions for interior design 2018 now coming flooding in, there’s no shortage of industry advice on the colours that should feature in our interiors in the coming year. However, no colour appears in isolation. Interpreting different hues…

Interior Styling Through a Designers Eyes

Interior styling is a subtle art. Bringing together furnishings and finishes to harmonious effect is a large part of the process, but an interior can be won or lost in the details. “Many of my clients believe that…

Mid-Century Style arrives at I & JL Brown

The team at I & JL Brown share a philosophy not unlike our own at Bazaar Velvet. They aim to ‘guide customers to the item of furniture they have always wanted but could not find’. We are excited…

Interior Design with Abstract Style

For many years, design choices for homeware fell almost exclusively into just three groups; geometric, floral or plain. However, thanks to technological developments we now often have an additional, far more exciting option, of interior design with abstract style. This…

Luxury Rugs, Luxury Fabrics, Luxury Interiors

Luxury Rugs, Luxury Fabrics, Luxury Interiors- an opulent new interior design revolution has begun. During the past few years our homes and stores have become flooded with minimalistic Scandinavian style furnishings. An aesthetic that was once refreshing, with its clean…

Creating Texture in Interior Design

The word ‘texture’ refers to both the tactile sensation created by a substance, and its appearance – which is apposite, as texture has the ability to influence the entire feel of a room. Commonly seen as a ‘finishing touch’ rather…
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