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Tile Trends in 2017
03 May 2017

Tile Trends in 2017

by Lyuba Stoimenova (Course Tutor)

Tiles are starting to play a stronger role in creating the style of a house and becoming the focal point of a room. 2017 is an exciting time for tiles; printing technology is rapidly developing and the introduction of new tile types is giving designers more options than ever before. In this blog, we will take a look at some of the advances in tile design and what’s popular now.

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The Virtues of Vintage
12 Dec 2014

The Virtues of Vintage

by Ciarda Barrett (Senior Tutor)

Doing up one's own house is very different from doing up a client's - at least mine is! It is very much a work in progress. I am not sure if this is because I am constantly in contact with such beautiful fabrics, furnishings and design ideas that I find it hard to decide exactly what it is that I want - simply put, I want everything! OR is it the fact that working full time and having a young family and newish house I don't have the time or the financial resources that I would like.

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