Celebrating Our 15th Anniversary In Style!

Celebrating Our 15th Anniversary In Style!

Acanthus Interiors first launched 15 years ago with the Bruntsfield shop many of you know us from opening 9 years ago this week.

15 years of interior design; projects, stories, history and challenges and we're most grateful to those who have shared this journey with us so far; our clients, suppliers and the local community.

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The Brilliance Of LED!

selected sizes of led lightbulbs

Now that we are all at home so much more the importance of task lighting during the day has become a focus. The right light can boost your productivity and even more importantly, your mood.

LED (or light emitting diode) is the newest concept in lighting technology and it's evolving FAST!

Switching over to Led will cut your energy bills and slash your carbon footprint but take care, not all LED are equal!

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Plant Styling Like A Pro!

Plant Styling Like A Pro!

For our interior design team faux plants are an essential. Whether we’re styling up a newly decorated living room or adding texture to show home the impact created by thoughtful use of artificial plants is second to none.

There are a few rules we stick to and a couple of tips we couldn’t do without, we're sharing them with you now...

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Kokedama - How to....

Kokedama - How to....

We’ve been having lots of fun in-store making Kokedamas from our fab faux plants and flowers. They look so lush and textural and are racing out the door! For those of you who aren’t sure, a Kokedama is a Japanese garden art form where a hanging plant - often a bonsai  - is wrapped in soil and moss. Short on space, the Japanese usually wrap them in string and suspended them, either indoors or outside.

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Furniture painting like a pro!

Furniture painting like a pro!

To help you revolutionise your unloved furniture we have two Deluxe Furniture Painting Kits to giveaway, simply follow us on Facebook and/or Instagram and tag your most creative friend for the chance to win a kit for each of you!
The kits include the paint colour of your choice, a Flat Out Flat Sealant, 3 sizes of sponge brush and 2 sanding pads to get you started.

Happy painting!!!

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