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How To Guides

Need to know how to do something, anything, in the decorating and creative world? We’re here to help with guides on just about everything imaginable. Whatever you need to know, we’ve got the 411. Part of our mission here at The Rug Seller is to help you make the best for your home. So, we have created our handy How to Guides to help you tackle those DIY projects in your home.

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. Make sure you’re prepared for your design journey with our interior design how to guides, filled with step by step advice for every room in your home! From painting a room to organising a new home, our step by step guide makes it easy to complete a wide range of home-improvement projects.

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21 Incredible Graduation Party Decorations & Ideas

21 Best Graduation Party Decorations and Ideas Planning a party for a graduate-to-be? Then you are in the right place! We have 21 of the best graduation party decorations and ideas. There is something for everyone including easy decor, fabulous food and ways to make memories of the special day. A graduation is [...]

Outdoor Style Guide: How to Create A Stylish Outdoor Space

How To Create The Perfect Outdoor Space What’s our goal for this time of year? Be more outdoorsy! However, not just your usual outdoor thing… we want lounge-worthy time spent chilling in our back gardens under the sun and stars. Whether you have a large back garden, a courtyard or a small balcony, we have [...]

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Decorating: How to Give Your Home a Moroccan Makeover

Moroccan Interiors & How to Decorate Accordingly Are you ready to go global with your home decor? Embrace strong colours, geometric patterns and beaten metals to imbue your space with exotic charm. If you’re looking to bring an exotic yet elegant feel to your home, you should consider the elegantly mysterious elements found [...]

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Bohemian: How To Achieve Boho Chic Style In Your Home

A Colourful Guide To Bohemian-Chic Decorating Are you the artistic type that likes to explore, experiment and reinvent things? If that’s the case, then you should know bohemian is the best style for your home. It’s for those who live unconventional lives and like mixing colours, patterns and textures without paying attention to [...]

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10 Bold Ways to Decorate With Yellow In Your Home

Decorating with Yellow All Year Round Sunny, cheerful yellow – it’s simple, happy, almost innocent vibe adds a light-hearted touch to any space. On its own, however, it is a stimulating colour, so potentially has too much spunk for the bedroom. Luckily, it’s an easy-going team player that works well with every other [...]

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Ultra Violet: How to Decorate with Pantone’s Colour of the Year

Ultra Violet Décor: How to Add Pantone 2018 into Interiors Whether you lean towards lavender, soft iris or aubergine, purple is indeed a versatile colour – one that symbolises elements of confidence, counterculture, unconventionality, mindfulness and mystical and spiritual qualities. Pantone 2018 colour works great together with reds, bright green and yellow, that’s [...]

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Festival Essentials: Everything You’ll *Actually* NEED!

Festival Essentials: What You Actually Need! Summer is (nearly) here – cue the festival hype! For many, music festival season is the most wonderful time of the year. You gather your group of best friends, splurge on a festival ticket, and spend an entire weekend dancing/sweating your butt off, sleeping outside and [...]

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How to Decorate A Room? Start With The Rug

How To Anchor Your Room From The Ground Up Have you ever come across a beautiful and bold rug that you must have? Yes, of course, you have! However, the dilemma comes afterwards when thinking “How am I going to design my room around this?” Well, you’re asking yourself the completely wrong question! [...]

  • Royal Wedding: How to Throw the Perfect Viewing Party

Royal Wedding: How to Throw the Perfect Viewing Party

How to Celebrate the Royal Wedding at Home With the royal nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle almost upon us, what better excuse to break out the gin and tonic and celebrate in good old-fashioned British style? Just because you aren’t invited to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle doesn’t [...]

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How To Celebrate St. George’s Day In Style

St. George's Day: Why do we celebrate this patron saint? St. George's Day is coming up on the 23rd of April! Most English people have the heard the age-old tale of George and the Dragon, but are you aware of the actual history behind the legend? If you’re proud to be English, or [...]