Design & Decoration

  1. Happy Heart Day!

    This year we're doing Valentines day a little differently!

    When we think of Valentines day we automatically think of pink and red love hearts, roses and of course chocolates! The love heart symbol has to be one of today's most popular signs, however we wanted to delve a little deeper into why we actually use the love heart symbol to symbolise love. We did a bit of research and came across some interesting finds as to where the love heart symbol may have originated from.

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  2. Get On Trend! Our Top 5 Interior Design Trend Predictions for 2017

    Happy New Year! A brand new year calls for a brand new set of interior design trends and we're super excited to share these trends for the year ahead! We’ve been searching through blog posts, interior magazines and spoke with bloggers to get a feel for the new trends that will take 2017 by storm.

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  3. Cosy Up Your Bedroom During Winter

    Baby it's cold outside! Christmas is almost upon us and there's nothing more satisfying during this time of year than curling up in bed and getting nice and cosy. As we head into January the cold weather will remain therefore it's essential to create your cosy hideaway right now in your bedroom. Although we wish we could install a fireplace in our bedroom it's probably not the most practical decision however there are lots of other ways to create a warm atmosphere that will see you right through the Winter months.

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  4. How Your Fireplace Can Become The Heart Of Your Christmas Home

    The Christmas countdown is officially on with just a few weeks to go until the big day. One of our favourite activities around the festive season is decorating the house with lots of fun accessories. What other time of the year is it acceptable to go over board with the glitz and sparkle that comes along with wonderful Christmas decorations.

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  5. Interior Design Experts Show Us How To Use Window Mirrors

    Whether you're looking to completely transform your room or add a new lease of life to your current space a mirror is the perfect option. We're focusing our attention in this post specifically on window mirrors and how they can create the illusion of increased space as well as helping to radiate light.

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  6. Overmantle Mirror Inspiration

     Positioning a mirror above your fireplace is a timeless decor strategy. The mirror adds depth and creates an attractive focal point in your room. Typically fireplace mirrors offer a rectangular shape and are arched in style, however more and more people are now experimenting with new styles and designs creating a more contemporary feel. The mirror is able to reflect and enhance objects featured on your fireplace creating a beautiful centre piece in your room.

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  7. How to use window mirrors in your garden

    Bright shades, lashings of greenery and hopefully some warm weather. Summer is on its way! If you’re like us and love interiors then you'll want to continue the stylish flair right the way through into your garden and with a window mirror you can do just that. Using a mirror in your landscape can create a whole new dimension especially if your garden is small.

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  8. Edward Robinson Interior Designer Interview Part 1

    Edward Robinson is a London based interior designer, stylist and TV presenter. Edward has an extensive knowledge of interiors and has worked with well-established interior magazines as well as designing sets for interior campaigns. Edward has also graced our TV screens on shows such as Hollywood Me, 60 Minute Makeover and Cowboy Builders. More recently Edward was appointed as head interior designer on the hit TV show Cowboy Builders & Bodge Jobs currently airing on Channel5.

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  9. Edward Robinson Interior Designer Interview Part 2

    5. We noticed that often on the show you weren’t afraid to use bright colourful paint and bold patterned wallpaper do you have any advice to our readers about the use of bold colours?

    I absolutely love decorating with bright bold explosive colours and brash patterned wallpapers. It’s the ideal way to make a real transformation in a room. Most clients I work with aren’t actually scared of colour; they’re more worried about how to use it correctly.

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  10. Home Design Trends for 2016

    2015 was a great year for home style! In 2015 at Exclusive mirrors we saw a huge demand for round and oval shaped mirrors as we moved away from the traditional rectangular styles. We introduced our heart shaped mirrors range as customers sought after more modern, funky shaped mirrors. We also introduced our crystal framed mirrors range as the modern glamour style remained at large in 2015 with elegant, bold statement pieces being used to create a glamorous feel.

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