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Are you redecorating and looking for help? Our design guides and advice can help ensure your home is beautiful, comfortable and fits the way you live. Use our home décor advice, information and inspiration to help create the home you’ve always dreamed of.

You know those people who seem to have great taste without even trying? You’re about to be one of them. Here, The Rug Seller share the best tips and tricks for interior design.

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Chinese New Year 2021: What’s Your Chinese Zodiac Sign?

Chinese New Year Friday, 12th February marks the beginning of the Chinese New Year. 2021 is the Year of the Rat, according to Chinese Zodiac, which is a 12-year cycle that assigns an animal to each year. Your Chinese Zodiac sign is derived from your birth year, and is according to the Chinese [...]

By |January 1st, 2021|Categories: Entertainment, Events, Guides and Advice|Tags: , , , |1 Comment
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How To Position A Living Room Rug: Size & Shape Matter

How To Position A Rug Effectively In Your Living Room Have you at any point felt that a room was simply "off" some way or another, yet you just couldn't put your finger on what it was? Living rooms are apparently the most utilised spaces in the home and need a good layout [...]

21 Ways To Warm Up Your Home For Winter 2021

Winter is definitely the time of year when you notice the cold indoors. You need to keep your house nice and cosy if you want to enjoy the season properly. Half the appeal of winter comes from escaping the cold in your comfortable home which you are likely to decorate with lights and all sorts.

By |December 8th, 2020|Categories: Guides and Advice, How To Guides|Tags: , , |3 Comments
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A Festive How To: Get Your Pet Ready For Christmas

Don't Leave Your Pets Out This Christmas! During the festive period, everyone is getting prepared and into the festive spirit. Nowadays, dressing up pets in seasonal attire has become increasingly popular. Santa outfits accompanied with hats are always a hit, as well as Elf costumes complete with ears. However, dressing up your pets is [...]

By |December 5th, 2020|Categories: DIY Guides, Guides and Advice, Interior Design, Life & Family|Tags: , , , |0 Comments
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The Best Ways To Decorate Your Home For Christmas

The Best Ways To Decorate Your Home For Christmas One of the greatest milestones of moving into your own place, whether you’ve moved in on your own, with a partner or even with friends, is decorating that  home for Christmas. The excitement that comes with picking out those first special Christmas decorations is all part [...]

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Top five rug trends for Autumn

Our Guide Rug Trends for Autumn Autumn’s a time when rug selection is hot on people’s agenda. There are home improvement deadlines in the form of Christmas and New Year – it’s always best to have plans completed for a comfortable holiday season. On top of this, there are also seasonal deadlines in the [...]

By |October 13th, 2020|Categories: Buying Guides, Rug News, Storage|Comments Off on Top five rug trends for Autumn
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How To Choose The Best Hallway Runners For Your Home

Our Guide To Choosing The Best Hallway Runners Choosing what will be the best hallway runners for your home can be a difficult task. From the style to the weave, many people got lost in the technicalities to choose the perfect piece for their interior. Hallway runners are one of the easiest ways [...]

By |September 25th, 2020|Categories: Guides and Advice, Hallways, How To Guides|Tags: , , |12 Comments
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How To Choose The Best Kids Rugs For Your Child’s Bedroom

When deciding on the perfect kids rug for your child, most parents know that a bedroom isn’t just for sleeping. Reading, playing, wrestling and other activities take place all day long, so it’s important to have a nice spot for kids to spread out and be kids. Whether you want the rug to [...]

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9 Ways To Transition Your Home Decor From Spring To Summer

Updating Your Seasonal Decor The temperature is rising, plants are blooming, birds are singing, and the flesh versus clothing ratio is significantly changing… You guessed it, summer is well and truly on its way! This means now is the PERFECT time to update your home so you can embrace a summery look that [...]

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Best Interior Design TV Shows to Watch Before Decorating Your House

The Best Interior Design Shows for Decorating Inspiration We all love watching TV, that's a given. After all, what would we do without it? There are a lot of TV programmes that you can benefit from and Interior Design shows are some of them! Without all those ‘Home Makeover’ and ‘Escape to the [...]