Upholstery: a new lease of life for your furniture

Upholstery: a new lease of life for your furniture

The right fabric has the potential to transform your once loved items, bringing them up-to-date to match your tastes and preferences. When choosing fabric for upholstery, it’s important to consider its use. One of the main questions to ask yourself is: What will the...
How to Choose the Perfect Wallpaper

How to Choose the Perfect Wallpaper

Choosing the right wallpaper for your interiors can often be a bit overwhelming at first when there’s so much choice out there and different design decisions to make along the way. I’ve put together some helpful tips, advice and inspiration on how to choose the...
Brighten up your bedroom with lampshades

Brighten up your bedroom with lampshades

I’m so excited to announce that I’ve added additional designs to my selection of lampshades! A lampshade is an accessory that can not only transform the way a room looks, but also how it feels. The right lampshade will diffuse light in the right way,...
Mairi Helena, spotted: creative uses for my designs

Mairi Helena, spotted: creative uses for my designs

It looks as though summer may finally be here in Scotland, and with it, an excuse to explore the outdoors, feel inspired and get creative! I always find myself beginning a few projects around the home when the weather gets better. I feel inspired and motivated, and it...
Get An Instant Home Refresh with Cushions and Throws

Get An Instant Home Refresh with Cushions and Throws

Looking for the most economical way to refresh your home? Turn to soft furnishings! A few cushions and a throw can change everything. I have 10 different designs for cushions, which all belong to my debut collection, Scottish Flora. With a hidden zip closure and the...
Creating Colourful Bathrooms with Mairi Helena Wallpapers

Creating Colourful Bathrooms with Mairi Helena Wallpapers

I’m often asked about the suitability of my Mairi Helena wallpapers for bathrooms (and kitchens!) So I thought I’d dedicate a little blog to show a selection of my wallpapers in situ in a variety of bathroom environments, which I hope helps to stimulate a...
Unlocking Scotland’s Magic of the West Coast

Unlocking Scotland’s Magic of the West Coast

We’re not long back from a blustery and wild trip to the Outer Hebrides. Weather set to fire the imagination, stir the spirit and feed the soul so they say, and they’re right! On our trip to the Isle of Harris and Skye, we had sunshine, clouds, hailstones, sleet and...