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Using Wallpaper in Your Bathroom, Toilet or Shower Room

So, you’re thinking about using wallpaper in your bathroom, toilet or shower room? There are a lot of myths flying round about what you can and can’t do when it comes to decorating these rooms so we are here to help put your mind at ease with some sound, expert advice. Can I use wallpaper in my bathroom? The simple answer is… yes! People have this vision of bathroom wallpaper peeling away at the first sign of steam, but the reality is very different. If installed correctly, bathroom wallpapers will... Read More

Sofa 21/11/2016

The Royle Family Inspired Wallpaper

It’s almost time for the Christmas specials to start appearing on our television screens, and no doubt one of those will be The Royle Family. After focusing on Only Fools and Horses last year, we thought this festive season called for another round up of TV inspired products, so here are our Royle Family inspired wallpapers! The Royle Family is one of Britain’s most loved sitcoms and ran for three series from 1998 to 2000 with Christmas specials airing in 1999 and 2000. The award winning show is based around... Read More

Happy New Year Typography. Creative design template 21/12/2015

Happy New Year: A Look Back Over 2015’s Top Wallpaper Trends

As 2015 draws to a close, it marks the end of yet another fabulous year here at I Want Wallpaper in which we have helped thousands of you create the home of your dreams. Firstly, we’d like to thank every one of you who chose to shop online with I Want Wallpaper this year – you’re the best! Secondly, we thought now would be a great time to round up the wallpaper trends that we have seen unfold over the last twelve months, giving you a better idea of the... 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

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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

914217room 18/09/2015
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5 Fantastic Slate Wallpapers to Freshen Up Your Home

There are many things that can be said about slate, its durable, versatile and above all else looks fantastic!   With an array of different shades and colours, along with its fine grain, slate has been used for centuries as a roofing tile. Today it is used on lawns, floors and walls.   Slate is popping up everywhere with more and more homeowners discovering different uses for the attractive stone.   History   Slate became a roofing material when it was discovered that it broke cleanly in to thin sheets,... 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

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

20-707room 12/06/2015
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Wallpaper Fit For A Queen!

We love birthdays and we love parties – and they do not come much bigger than this weekend’s extravaganza to celebrate the ‘official’ birthday of HRH Queen Elizabeth II.   This Saturday, ‘Trooping the Colour’ will take place and is a colourful spectacular worth of royalty!   The ceremony derives from two old military ceremonies, Trooping the Colour and Mounting The Queen’s Guard. The origin of the ceremony goes back to the early eighteenth century, and possibly even earlier, when the guards and sentries for the Royal Palaces and other... Read More

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I Want Wallpaper Guest Blog ‘Meet Your Sofa’

Nothings spells “ultimate style” like a statement designer sofa and well-matched wallpaper – except possibly the autocorrect on your phone (OK, maybe that isn’t the most reliable example). However, if you are craving reliability, durability, class and high quality when it comes to home furnishings then you’re reading the right article…   Beth from Meet Your Sofa, a create your own sofa retailer, selected some of her favourite I Want Wallpaper ranges and coupled them with her highly-recommended sofas.   The Carnation 3 Seater Sofa and the I Want Wallpaper... Read More