Established in 1970 by Tricia Guild, Designers Guild designs and wholesales furnishing fabrics, wallcoverings, upholstery and bed and bath collections worldwide. They also distribute fabrics, wallcoverings and accessories by The Royal Collection, Ralph Lauren Home, William Yeoward and Christian LaCroix. DG's paints are made to the highest standard, with excellent coverage - available in 98 shades and in a full range of finishes. View the paint range online or through selected distributors in the UK.
Perfect for classic and modern settings, Edward Bulmer’s all natural paints come in seventy two pigment-rich colours and inspiring neutrals. A leading interior designer & architectural historian, Edward has a matchless knowledge of colour. His paints are made from earth and mineral pigments with non-toxic materials including linseed oil and beeswax, making them kind to people, buildings and the environment. Designed for indoor and outdoor paintwork, the collection includes Natural Emulsion, Water Based Eggshell, Oil Eggshell, Oil Gloss, Distemper and Flat Oil.
Established in 1970, Franchi plc has built an enviable reputation for the supply of quality architectural ironmongery, security hardware, tools and an extensive range of general building and DIY products. A highly experienced and trained staff provides a friendly and professional service to the construction industry, while also catering for the needs of the individual tradesman, amateur handyman or DIY enthusiast. The Contracts Department is a market leader in the UK architectural hardware project market, providing a first-class service from project conception and specification, through to supply and site completion. The Locksmith and Key Cutting Department specialises in the onsite installation, servicing and opening of all types of locking systems, including electronic door entry systems and safes.
Jane McIntyre has used her skills as an interior designer to create a 'Lifestyle Atelier' in Winchester, blending items from across the globe into a stage set of styles and colours. 'Bella Notte' linens from California, lamps from Belgium, ceramics from France, Italy and Africa; antique closets from India, baths from Dorset, 'Pure & Original' paint from the Netherlands, cabinets from Denmark and plenty of down to earth artisan products from the UK. Hand-painted, quirky vintage furniture sits against modern industrial lighting and fabrics. Each item for sale is chosen for its individuality.
Excellent quality, low-odour paint manufactured in an eco-friendly manner in the UK. Over 50 colours in their range have been accurately recreated from paint analysis in historic properties through the key ages of interior design, from the Georgian period right up to the 1950s. Paints for walls, woodwork, metalwork, masonry; floor paints designed to be effective in areas of high traffic. Plus a highly durable and stain-resistant Ultimatt Emulsion. Available online, or by mail, phone or via distributors worldwide.
As well as selling reclaimed and new encaustic tiles from Spain, Maitland & Poate supply Swedish Lime Paints (Kalklitir). This natural textured paint comes in soft earthy colours. The finish is both textured and deep adding warmth and character to a room. The paints are eco-friendly and far healthier to live with than many oil or emulsion paints.
Paint & Paper Library was established 20 years ago by David Oliver, the innovator of 'Architectural Colours' - progressive shades of different strengths of the same pigments to achieve a subtle graduation of colour from ceiling to skirting board. There is also an eclectic mix of 85 'Original Colours' to add to the 19 architectural colour palette, which is available in 95 tones. Finishes include Pure Flat Emulsion, washable and durable Architect's Emulsion and Architect's Eggshell (ideal for kitchens and bathrooms) plus low VOC oil-based Eggshell & Gloss. Available nationally and internationally through suppliers or order online.