Apr 10, 2023
Making a Statement: How to Use Stripes in Your Interior Décor
Stripes are one of the most versatile and widely used patterns in the world of interior design. From classic candy stripes to bold, graphic stripes, this pattern has the ability to transform any space and add a touch of visual interest. Whether you want to create a subtle accent or make a bold statement, stripes can be a great addition to any room in your home. But, how can you use stripes effectively in your interior décor? In this post, we’ll give you some tips and tricks to help you incorporate this timeless pattern into your home.
Apr 6, 2023
Paint Pairings: Electric Lagoon 'Blue'
Without a doubt, the most frequently asked question we receive is, "What paint do you recommend with your Electric L...
Mar 24, 2023
The Curious Department's Guide to Understanding Warm and Cool Tones and Natural Light
Are you a home owner trying to pick out the perfect paint colour for your walls? Trying to decide between warm or cool tones and natural hues can be overwhelming, especially when considering the effect they could have on your decor. Here at The Curious Department, we believe that understanding these shades and nuances is key to achieving success in any project! We created this guide specifically with you in mind, taking into account all of the different considerations necessary when selecting just the right hue—including how light reflects off surfaces and how colours interact with one another within a space. Read on as we explore why each tone matters and how various combinations work together. Now let's get started!
Mar 17, 2023
Tap Into The Calming Effects of Blue in Your Home Decor
Bringing the colour blue into your home decor may seem intimidating, as with any bold colour choice, but it can prove to be a beautiful and calming addition. Not only can incorporating shades of blue add interest and personality to your living space, but it can also create an atmosphere that is inviting and serene – perfect for any room in the home! Whether you’re looking for deep indigo blues or fresh powdery hues, there are so many options when it comes to embracing the beauty of this timeless hue. Let us explore how you too can incorporate different shades of blue successfully into your next interior design project.
Feb 7, 2023
Wallpapering Your Bathroom? Here's How to Do It Right!
Wallpapering your bathroom can be an easy and fun way to spruce up the look of your space. Whether you’re going for a more modern or classic style, wallpaper can easily be the finishing touch that brings the entire room together. Here are a few tips and tricks for wallpapering your bathroom with ease.
Jan 5, 2023
5 ways to transform your home with fabulous fabric
Now that the Xmas decorations are down, is your house looking a little bit… naked? Fear not, we have 5 top tips that...
Oct 18, 2022
Introducing The Everyday Pouch!
Whether you're storing your precious jewels, potions, tonics or elixirs (or make-up, toiletries and everyday essent...
Sep 23, 2022
Raise a glass to our newest design...Fizz Supreme!
Out now... Fizz Supreme! Inspired by the excess and glamour of the 1970’s party scene, from the sensory multicoloure...
Jul 29, 2022
Rebel Knit wallpaper now available!
This one is for the pattern power players… Rebel Knit wallpaper is here!Inspired by the organic geometry of 1970’s I...
Jul 7, 2022
Take a step inside Curious HQ with Lick!
During lockdown in 2020, co-founders Ross and Chris waved goodbye to London and relocated to the suburbs of Hertfords...
Jun 17, 2022
Rebel Knit - first design from our new collection!
Introducing Rebel Knit, the first in the series of brand new designs to be taken from our new collection, PREZIOSA. F...
May 8, 2022
'Preziosa', the new collection, coming June 17th!
Super excited to reveal that our upcoming fourth collection will be called PREZIOSA. Inspired by the chic styling o...