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Types of Upholstery Fabric and Their Uses

The type of upholstery fabric you choose for your new sofa or armchair can make a really big difference when it comes to the look and feel of your room. It might not be the top of your list when … Continue reading

Types Of Roman Blinds

Roman blinds are a window treatment consisting of a flat panel of fabric with a lining on the back, which is pulled up in flat concertina pleats at the top of the window when open. They can be fitted inside … Continue reading

Benefits of Made to Measure Curtains and Blinds

Made to measure curtains and blinds are more expensive than their pre-made counterparts, so what is it you’re getting for the extra cost?  At The Millshop Online, we think that the extra cost is definitely worth it, given all the … Continue reading

Different Types Of Curtain Headings

There are a number of different headings you can have on your curtains. Each give a different look and feel to the curtains and room. There is not a right or wrong curtain heading to choose but certain headings will … Continue reading

How To Incorporate Patterns And Colour Into Your Home

When decorating your home, it’s important to remember to make the space yours, filling it with colours and patterns to suit your own personal style, and to put your stamp on a place. Incorporating bold colours and patterned fabric is … Continue reading

5 DIY upholstery ideas to update your furniture

We all have a piece of furniture in our home that we’ve had for a while or is a family heirloom. Therefore, we can’t bring ourselves to get rid of it, even though it is definitely passed its best. Using … Continue reading

Curtain Ideas for any Child’s Bedroom

Most children spend the better part of their time in their bedrooms. Whether they’re sleeping, playing, doing school work, or even just watching TV, they love to have their own space. This means that the decor should be fun, cosy, … Continue reading

Upholstery Tools Every Beginner Should Have in Their Home

As we all know, the fine art of upholstery has been around throughout history and the innovative tools have too. Over the centuries there have been a few minor contemporary changes and inventions such as staplers and foot sewing machines, … Continue reading

Tips on Choosing the Perfect Fabric for Your Home | Designer Fabrics

Having designer fabric at home is very beneficial in so many ways, even more so if you carefully select the best ones for your home. There are loads of options to choose from, which can make it quite a daunting … Continue reading

Curtain Care | Tips & Tricks

Here at The Millshop Online, we have an extensive choice of curtain fabrics in many shades, patterns and colours to suit everyone’s style and taste. If you’re proud of your curtains and want to make sure they continue looking as … Continue reading