Trends tiles Historic touches

Vintage vibes

While various forms of retro/vintage design have been trending in the last few years, this year is all about incorporating more traditional elements into our more modern spaces. Whether it's a 70s-inspired style with bold patterns or a historic, Old English look, we'll continue to see interior designers look to the past for inspiration.

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Granny would be proud

The newly coined phrase 'granny chic' is growing in popularity, with floral patterns, patchwork quilts and classical elements like crown moulding or ornate chandeliers all key components of the trend. It's a bold choice and requires careful consideration to ensure the finished look still feels stylish and contemporary, not just dated. One key element to start adding some granny chic to a room is patterned fabrics, like cushions or carpet.

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Unique upcycles

An eye for the unique means more people are antiquing on their weekends and looking to refinish quality vintage pieces. Mid century modern styles maintain their popularity, especially when it comes to armchairs, coffee tables and dining tables.

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Bold 70s style

While very different to a granny chic look, a 70s retro vibe with shades of orange, brown, cream and yellow is also coming back around again. Get ready to see more shag carpets and patterned walls and curtains that evoke that 70s feel.

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Here are our top fabric picks to help you achieve this style trend in your home. Ask to see these fabrics when you book your free style consultation.

Charles Parsons Belgravia Black Swatch


Charles Parsons


Scion Levande Somero Slate Pumice Swatch



Slate / Pumice

Sekers Orla Kiely Multi Stem Moss Swatch

Multi Stem



James Dunlop Essence Pebble Swatch


James Dunlop


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Somero by Scion
Multi Stem by Sekers
Concerto by James Dunlop

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