Wooden Blinds Direct Blog

5 Reasons To Buy Real Wood Blinds

Fri 9 Feb 2018 Amy Kilvington

It goes without saying that we’re big fans of real wooden blinds. The clue’s in the name, after all! Here at Wooden Blinds Direct, we’re passionate about crafting and supplying some of the very best wood blinds on the market. We’re confident that our products are far superior to the outsourced blinds that competitors sell, […]

Style Focus: Wooden Blinds With Tapes

Fri 2 Feb 2018 Amy Kilvington

For a distinctive window dressing that blends contemporary style with rustic charm, choose a high quality made to measure wooden venetian blind with tapes from Wooden Blinds Direct. This style of window blind is a superb choice for many rooms in the home, bringing elegance, tradition and excellent functionality. Woodens with tapes offer the practicalities of a […]

The Biggest Benefits of White Wooden Blinds

Tue 30 Jan 2018 Amy Kilvington

Style, simplicity and superior functionality… it’s no surprise that white wooden blinds remain the most popular window dressing choice for homeowners. At Wooden Blinds Direct we offer a wide choice of white wood blinds, made to measure to match your exact requirements. Want to know more? Read on… White wooden blinds are the perfect solution […]

Our Best Black & Dark Wooden Blinds

Thu 25 Jan 2018 Amy Kilvington

For the windows in your home that deserve a bolder statement, take a look at our selection of black and dark wooden blinds.  Dark wood blinds are full of character and bring a new dimension to your space. Here at Blinds Direct, we’re delighted to offer a wide range of these stylish window dressings, you […]

Expert Advice About Wooden Kitchen Blinds

Tue 23 Jan 2018 Amy Kilvington

Bring the natural beauty and durability of wood into your kitchen with wooden blinds from Wooden Blinds Direct. From warm oaks and rich walnuts to soft creams and stylish dark shades, our wide range of wooden venetian blinds is the perfect place to discover the right window dressing for your kitchen. Best of all, we […]

How To Style Grey Wooden Blinds

Tue 16 Jan 2018 Amy Kilvington

Grey has been a firm favourite in the interior design world for the last few seasons, which has inspired a growing demand for our gorgeous grey wooden blinds. With a soft sophisticated tone and beautiful woodgrain texture, grey wood blinds are an elegant addition to every room in your home. The classic design is enhanced by […]

Biggest Savings This January

Wed 3 Jan 2018 Amy Kilvington

We are delighted to announce our biggest sale yet, offering up to 75% off our high quality wooden blinds, with the added bonus of 0% APR payments.  Would you like to treat your home to brand new wooden blinds? Today, we want to share our most popular products, each of which is complete with the […]

Wooden Winter Decor Ideas

Mon 11 Dec 2017 Amy Kilvington

For those of us with a penchant for interior design, our home decor transitions with the seasons. And now that the cold weather has set in and Christmas is moments away, it’s time to make our homes feel warmer, cosier and ready for the festivities. So what’s the best way to update your interiors at […]

How to stay warm (and keep those heating bills down) during winter

Thu 30 Nov 2017 Jordan Harling

Winter is cold. I’m not breaking any new ground in saying that; it’s something that all of us in the UK can agree on. Staying warm during these months isn’t always the easiest and if you’re like 99% of the people of the world, you either want to save money or save the planet. Possibly, […]

The Ultimate Guide To Cleaning & Caring For Wooden Blinds

Fri 24 Nov 2017 Amy Kilvington

Wooden blinds are the ultimate window dressing, offering exceptional light control and privacy, along with a warm and cosy feeling that only real woodgrain can achieve. But while they look great, wooden blinds can be troublesome to clean. Ideally, you should be cleaning your blinds at least every couple of weeks to reduce dust build up. […]

Seasonal Trend: Urban Farm

Fri 13 Oct 2017 Amy Kilvington

This season, cool and contemporary rustic-fusions have stormed to the forefront of interior design. Here at Wooden Blinds Direct, we’ve christened the trend ‘Urban Farm’. Cultivate a country retreat This trend offers a modern twist on classic interiors, bringing together a combination of earthy tones and warming textures. Channelling countryside chic into every home, Urban […]

Double Up For Winter 2017

Fri 13 Oct 2017 Amy Kilvington

Autumn is in full swing and we’re starting to turn our attention to winter time. Blankets are out, the heating’s on, and candles adorn every surface. But what’s the best window furnishing for this time of year? The team at Wooden Blinds Direct agree that there’s no better way to dress your windows for the […]

Wooden Blinds For Autumn (And Money Saving Tips!)

Fri 29 Sep 2017 Amy Kilvington

As the mornings grow darker and the trees begin to turn from green to red, it’s time to celebrate autumn, the season of harvests, pumpkins and bonfires. Autumn is also the time when we start to notice a chill in the air – the gentle reminder that the colder months are on their way, and […]

Real Homes, Real Customers: An Interview With Hannah Newman

Tue 22 Aug 2017 Amy Kilvington

There’s nothing we love more than seeing our products in action, enhancing our customers’ homes with exceptional style and functionality. But it’s particularly exciting when we discover a customer whose home is worthy of a double page spread in Ideal Home! We want to introduce Hannah Newman, interior design extraordinaire, Westie mama and Wooden Blinds […]

All You Need To Know About Wooden Blinds

Tue 15 Aug 2017 Amy Kilvington

When it comes to updating your window dressings, wooden blinds are more often than not the ideal solution. This sleek, sturdy, ever-stylish design is a favourite for a reason – wood never goes out of style, after all! But what makes a wooden blind so special? How well does it function? Will it complement your space? […]

The Benefits of Wooden Blinds in Living Rooms

Tue 1 Aug 2017 Amy Kilvington

  Wooden blinds are the ultimate window treatment, providing a sophisticated silhouette with unmatched functionality. These blinds are particularly effective in living rooms, where homeowners will reap the full benefits of a clever, classic design. If you’re on the hunt for new blinds for your living room, we’ve got the perfect solution… It goes without saying […]

Infuse Your Home With Nordic-Inspired Décor

Sun 21 May 2017 Amy Kilvington

The white, windswept vistas of Scandinavia are an inspiration for designers. Spotless lakes, jagged mountains and artful heaps of snow can make most of us pine for a region we’ve never set foot in. For this reason, the Nordic aesthetic has become incredibly popular in the UK, replete with furniture that gives our homes a […]

Different Ways To Use Wood In The Home

Fri 8 Jul 2016 Amy Kilvington

Wood has the distinct ability to tie in with a range of interior themes. Whether your preferred décor style is warm traditional, contemporary chic, or sleek minimalism, wood features are sure to complement and coordinate. The range of types, grains, colours and finishes available makes wood a seriously versatile material. There are many ways to incorporate […]

Let the Sun Shine Through with Wooden Blinds

Tue 24 May 2016 James Nuttall

We are halfway through spring and we at Wooden Blinds Direct think it’s pretty fair to say that it has, so far, been a rather rotten affair as far as the weather is concerned. This lacklustre spring has made natural light more important than ever in the home; you don’t want your energy bills to […]

Styling Your Windows… Coming Soon

Fri 29 Apr 2016 James Nuttall

We’ve been away from the blogging scene recently, working hard on our latest innovation, which we are now so excited to be able to announce to you. We are talking about our brand new approach to room inspiration: the Styling Your Windows series. We will be hosting this new series of articles on blogs across […]