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July 2017

Stockholm Fabric collection…..so on trend its almost Scandi-lous!

­­The new Stockholm Fabric Collection is taking the simplistic Scandinavian style we all know and love and cranking it up a notch. Introducing exciting textures and patterns that fall in line with some super-hot current and future trends, creating a multifaceted fabric collection that’s not to be missed. So, let’s get started and run through… Read more »

June 2017

Gingham: Get in line with this year’s trend…

Gingham, a check patterned fabric right? Well that’s what we thought! The meaning of the word gingham has actually been lost in translation for over 500 years and originates from the Malaysian word genggang, meaning ajar or separate. This is because originally gingham was not a check. In fact, it was a pattern of separate… Read more »

February 2017

Revive, Restore and Renew

The new year has officially begun and many people have embarked on a new start, whether it be to eat healthier, start a hobby or finally finish decorating the house, it’s clear there is change in the air. The beginning of the year is always a good time to get plans in place and start… Read more »

October 2016

Trimmings and Fashion Blog

The interior design and fashion industry have always been very closely linked. What most commonly links them are trends, from colour schemes, to materials and styles what you see on the catwalk often transcends to the home. One interesting way to combine the two is using curtain accessories like trimmings and even eyelets to make… Read more »

September 2016

Jones Website

As you may have noticed over the past twelve months our website has been undergoing quite a few changes. We have not only brought the look and feel more in line with the Jones brand but also invested in the latest technology to ensure our website is more user friendly and more importantly, crammed full… Read more »

Autumn & Winter trends

Autumn/Winter trends are focused on natural tones and vibrant colours, all bold and vivid within their own right. A lot of the themes have followed through from the previous summer and spring months and the two colours that are still extremely apparent are Pantone’s colours of the year, Rose Quartz and Blue Serenity. “The desires… Read more »

Handcrafted Poles

Here at jones we pride ourselves on our great quality curtain poles. We have a vast selection of both metal and wooden poles, with something to suit everyone’s taste and desire. A collection we are particularly proud of is our Handcrafted range, a selection of wooden poles available in a variety of sizes and finishes…. Read more »

Jones Website Blog

As you may have noticed over the past couple of months our website has been undergoing quite a few changes. We have completely renovated its look, making it more modern and more importantly, we have made it easier to use. We have introduced a lot of new features including an, ‘About Us’ section, which provides… Read more »

Up-cycling Furniture

Up-cycling furniture is something that has been around for many years, often amongst the interior decorators and DIY experts. However thanks to sites like Pinterest giving us lots of helpful hints and tips, we can all now give it a go. So if you aren’t familiar with up-cycling, it’s very much like recycling, except its… Read more »

Summer Trends 2016

This seasons trends are all about simple, bold and fun colours, mixing and matching to creating striking on trend pieces that transcend across all forms from fashion to interiors. “Colours this season transcend cultural and gender norms. Vivid brights give way to excitement and optimism, though quiet stability prevails in this season’s palette.” Pantone. Many… Read more »

Creative Nottingham

The city of Nottingham is renowned for its creativity, being in the heart of the country it has always been at the centre of innovative products and pioneering businesses. It is a vibrant city with strong ties to the fashion and textiles industry dating back to the 1800s when lace became one of Nottingham’s biggest… Read more »

Spring Fair

Last week a few of our team members had the opportunity to visit this year’s Spring Fair at the NEC in Birmingham. The Spring Fair happens every year and is a collation of both interior design, party planning, technology, fashion and gifts, from multimillion pound companies to small businesses it has something for every business…. Read more »

Pining For Pineapples

Tropical is topical right now and pineapples are taking centre stage. With this fabulous fruit being the international symbol of welcome and hospitality we appear to have welcomed it into our fashion and interior world with open arms and now we just can’t get enough! Whatever your style there’s a pineapple print or accessory out there for you and… Read more »

Copper load of this

Copper accessories have been the way to make a statement for a while now, and rightly so. Since gold or silver had been our only option for so long and pigeon holed us into using silver for contemporary and gold for traditional décor we went totally mad when a different metallic option became available. The… Read more »