Interior Design

Who doesn’t love a room lit by candles?

Candles have been used as a source of light for more than 5,000 years but after the invention of electricity and the introduction of the light bulb in 1879, candlemaking began to decline. Although candles may no longer provide our main source of light, they are still popular. We use them for celebration, to signify

Blush Pink

Is Blush Pink your colour? It has become a hit in home decor with its versatility and offering subtleness to interiors which can easily be used throughout your home without being shocking but still giving a huge impact. Blush pink brings softness, elegance and a calming effect so it is great to create a stress

Your Guide to Mood Lighting

We can achieve some beautiful results by bringing in additional lighting into your room. Rather than have one main source of light and expect it to be able to do all the work alone, by adding lights you can set different moods, atmospheres and use your space for different purposes. Your main lights might be

The Key to Adding Pattern in Your Home

Patterns are exciting to use within our homes and can lift a scheme from the ordinary to spectacular. However, working with patterns and knowing which ones would look best can come as a design dilemma to most of us and can be very daunting. Done correctly though it can make a room stand out, read

Quick Style Updates – July 2020

Getting the designer look can be a tricky and time consuming, that’s why here at GLAL we’ve put together our top tips on how to quickly and easily transform your room. The designer look is all about harmony and cohesion in the elements you use, and this can be achieved with a few simple additions-

Bohemian Crystal Lighting

Bohemian Crystal Lighting

Crystal Lighting makes a stunning addition to any room. Our eyes are naturally drawn to the brightest points of a room so making a statement of your lighting as only crystal can is a sure way to ramp up the wow factor. Because no other single addition to a room can have such a massive

Using Colour Schemes – A How to Guide

Choosing a Colour Choosing a colour (also called a hue) is where it all starts. From this simple choice you can get a lot of guidance when making decisions on your design journey. Your most trusted ally without a doubt is the colour wheel. This nifty little tool helps you figure out what colours work