Herringbone and tweed get hip on texture

  We know that our readers are smart, so we are going to straighten out the difference between herringbone and chevron flooring. It’s all about the zigzag. In the chevron, the rectangles run point to point and the ends are … Continued

The 6 Key Trends for 2016 That Will Endure

New Year, new trends   Carole King is an Interior Designer and author of Dear Designer’s Blog where she writes daily about current trends, shopping tips and anything else that inspires her. She is also the co-founder and joint EIC … Continued

Christmas Collage

                                          This winter we need some cosy colour and pattern on the chilly, grey days to warm our homes, lift our spirits and have some fun. We … Continued

Britain’s Cool Club

Alternative Flooring is a member of Britain’s Coolest Club – the 2015/16 CoolBrands, where innovation, originality, authenticity and desirability are just some of the cool qualities that count.   Here are a few highlights from an interview that Lorna Haigh, … Continued

Wool Week 2015

  Bridgette Kelly, Interior Textiles Director, Campaign for Wool (CfW) Bridgette Kelly is also a Campaign for Wool Consultant at The British Wool Marketing Board. Bridgette is at the helm of projects that encourage people to embrace this special fibre.   … Continued

Six key summer looks

  POLKA DOT, SEVENTIES AND CANDY COLOURS        Dotty Pink                             Purple Rain                         … Continued