Seasonal

autumn 07/10/2016

How To Prepare Your Home For Autumn

While many of you may be sad to see the end of summer, Autumn signals the beginning of cosy nights in front of the fire, the changing leaves outside and big warm winter coats – so it’s not all that bad, is it? We certainly don’t think so. The transformation of the weather outdoors, though, means that your house will need to be transformed too, so that it is ready for the cold months ahead. Some of these changes are practical and some of them are merely decorative, to get... Read More

16/02/2016

Five Perfect Wallpapers for Spring Decorating

With the beginning of spring just around the corner, many of you may be thinking about making some changes around the house to make sure you and your home are prepared for the longer, sunnier and warmer days. Spring typically calls for soft, light base colours with popular details, including floral motifs or designs featuring wildlife. With this in mind, we decided to we’d get ahead of the game and showcase some of our current wallpapers which would be ideal additions to anyone’s spring decorating plans. Click each product title... Read More

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How to Prepare Your Guest Room for the Festive Season

Everyone seems to mention Christmas earlier and earlier each year, but it’s around this time that people usually start to make plans about where to stay for the festive season. Employers dish out Christmas opening hours and you’re working out how to fit in all the visits from friends and family.     Christmas is one of the busiest times in the household – so we think it’s extra important to prepare your guest room for the festive season. That’s why we at For My House have teamed up with... Read More

408206room 28/09/2015
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Fantastic Autumn Wallpaper Ideas and Advice

Here at I Want Wallpaper we love autumn!   Autumn is all about colour, with trees covered in an array of differing shades. From greens, to browns and everywhere in between there is sure to be a colour that you will love.   Greens     Yellow is another colour that we see at this time of year. Not only is it vibrant, but also yellow links to many other bright colours found at autumn time, such as orange.   Our P+S Home Sweet Home Mosaic Tile Effect Embossed Vinyl... Read More

WP4-DES-MIN-20 17/07/2015
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Summer!

So for those of you lucky enough to have school aged children the summer is here! Long days of no school runs, no packed lunches, no school uniforms to iron – sounds like bliss!   If you are looking for things to do to entertain then why not take inspiration from our list below of fab (and free!) activities to keep them entertained for the holidays.   Swing in a Hammock – Snuggle close to your child, and sway the afternoon away. Look for pictures in the clouds and watch... Read More

03/07/2015

Five Summer Wallpaper & Mural Ideas For Your Home

Summer is here and for many people it brings with it the time to lighten up their home interior. A wide range of projects, no matter how big or small, can transform your home into a bright and vibrant place to spend the summer months and make best use of the extra hours of sunlight. Below, we have sourced five of our favourite summer wallpaper and wall mural ideas in order to give you a little DIY inspiration. Click on the title to view the wallpaper  on our site!  ... Read More

W8P-NEWYORK-017room 19/06/2015
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Father’s Day

Father’s day is upon us again, and we don’t know about you but it doesn’t seem to have been a year since the last one!   Many of us celebrate Father’s Day by showing our appreciation to our Dads, Fathers or Father figures.   Stuck for ideas on how to treat your dad? Why not try:-   A day out in the park, at the movies, at a zoo, or another place of interest.   Handmade or purchased cards.   Presents such as food baskets, chocolates, clothing, equipment for hobbies,... Read More

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Freshen Up Your Home By Bringing The Outside Inside

With summer nearly here, its time to think about what you are going to do over the long weekend.   We have been reading about the various traditions that certain areas in the country have for this ‘Whitsun’ holiday, some sound like our idea of fun!   Cooper’s Hill, Brockworth, Gloucestershire People race down a steep hill following a large round cheese. The hill is concave and has an incline of 1:1 in some places. The first person to cross the finishing line wins a Double Gloucester cheese weighing about... Read More

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Celebrating UK Coffee Week With Coffee Themed Wallpaper

Happy May!   We celebrated with a big mug of coffee, which is our favourite way to start the day (or month!) It’s also is the start on the UK Coffee Week – a weeks celebration of all things coffee, starting with a coffee festival this weekend in London. If you want to know more, or get involved, check out their website, www.ukcoffeeweek.com Whilst researching for this blog we were staggered by the recent coffee statistics launched this week. For example, did you know that:   7 billion cups of... Read More

97550room 17/04/2015
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Spring Colours To Brighten Up A Room

We don’t know about you, but here at I Want Wallpaper we are pretty happy that spring has finally, well, sprung!!   Nothing is better than shedding the dark and stepping into the vibrant colour options that come with spring, especially after the long cold winter! By introducing colour in to your home, via wallpaper, you can create a bright interior that will really lift your spirits – for us spring colours are bright and sunny.   Shades of pink can create a calming, warm and comfortable feeling. Brighter pinks... Read More