Blogs

Welcome to Style Library Contract Blog, an exclusive look into the latest interior news, trends and advice. Here you will find inspirational ideas as well as stunning exhibitions we take part in and exciting events to look forward to from each of our brands; Zoffany, Harlequin, Sanderson, Morris & Co., Scion and Anthology.

Blogs

  • Pure Paint

    Pure Paint

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    Transform any interior space with the time-honoured practice of painting. From versatile neutral hues to splashes of scintillating colour, a fresh coat of paint can really encapsulate a mood and cement a project story.
  • Fabrics Redefined

    Fabrics Redefined

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    Following on from the huge success of the Anthology wallcovering collections, the Anthology design team have developed a ground-breaking range of luxurious, contemporary fabrics.
  • Art of Marbling

    Art of Marbling

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    Art of marbling looks at the marbling process and how it can be incoporated into interior furnishings. Emma D'arcy gives us a short Q&A on all things relating to this process.
  • Animal Instinct

    Animal Instinct

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    Animal Instinct focuses on a current fashion trend that can revamp a variety of interior spaces. We share our suggestions on how integrating animal inspired fabric and wallpaper designs can reinvigorate a design scheme.
  • Minimalist Morris by Joe Richards

    Minimalist Morris by Joe Richards

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    A fabulous blog looking at British fashion designer, Joe Richards. Who uses some of the famous Morris & Co. designs in his new collection, Minimalist Morris.
  • Jewel Tones

    Jewel Tones

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    Jewel tones are a great way of adding colour to your home for the Autumn/Winter seasons. These rich, opulent tones, evoke a sense of understated elegance with their strong intensity of colour.
  • Blue, Green & Inbetween

    Blue, Green & Inbetween

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    Blues, greens and the colours inbetween are all tones that we like to incorporate into our interiors. They are colours that often appear to be at the fore front of interior and fashion trends with a slightly different take on each tone every season.
  • Guess Who?...The Story

    Guess Who?...The Story

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    After four successful launches, we decided to venture into new territory and produce our very first kids collection Guess Who?!
  • Designjunction

    Designjunction

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    London Design festival is one of our favourite times of the year. It is a must visit destination for those seeking the latest trends and inspiration.
  • Tones of Shell

    Tones of Shell

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    With their natural forms, pretty shades and pearlescent features, seashells can be a decorative piece in your home...or you can even form the basis of an entire room scheme!
  • Sweet Dreams

    Sweet Dreams

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    Your bedroom should be a retreat where you can unwind from the stresses and strains of everyday life. We have several bedroom ideas to help you create the bedroom of your dreams!
  • Compton Verney

    Compton Verney

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    We visited the independent Warwickshire gallery Compton Verney to view their current exhibition, 'The Arts & Crafts House: Then and Now', a beautiful show exploring the main themes of the Arts and Crafts Movement.
  • Yay to Yellow

    Yay to Yellow

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    Put a smile on your face with the colour yellow! Adding this fun-filled colour to your home is a great way of creating a happy and friendly interior with a clean, fresh feeling!
  • Emery Walker and William Morris

    Emery Walker and William Morris

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    The Hammersmith homes of Emery Walker and William Morris are receiving a Heritage Lottery Fund for an exciting joint project which will ensure the buildings are looked after, and throws new light on how the friends collaborated.
  • Relaxed Pastel Style

    Relaxed Pastel Style

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    We all lead such hectic lives these days so it's vital to remember to take it easy every now and again! Our latest blog explains how to create a relaxing sanctuary which is perfect for that down time we all deserve at the end of the day!
  • A day in the life of a Decoration Editor

    A day in the life of a Decoration Editor

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    Gabby Deeming, current acting editor of House & Garden, gives us a wonderful insight into the creative work that goes into styling the fabulous House & Garden decorating shoots.
  • Chelsea Flower Show

    Chelsea Flower Show

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    Drawing inspiration from the Chelsea Flower Show, bring the life of the garden indoors with Sanderson Florals!
  • Contemporised Damasks

    Contemporised Damasks

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    Zoffany has a rich heritage of taking inspiration from damask documents contained within its extensive archive; the emphasis is no longer on historical reproduction, but on creating innovative and intriguing designs with contemporary appeal.
  • How to create the Vintage Chic look

    How to create the Vintage Chic look

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    We invited Sarah Moore - Vintage Designer and Writer, Winner of BBC2’s first Great Interior Design Challenge, Feature Writer at Country Living and self-proclaimed Sanderson Fan – to write a blog about how to create a fabulous vintage room.
  • Zoffany Upholstery

    Zoffany Upholstery

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    Zoffany furniture is lovingly handmade in the UK, Emilio Pimentel-Reid takes us on a tour of the factory.