News

  • Feel the fade with Ombre effect

    Over the past few years, the ombre effect has been big in the world of fashion, beauty and even cake decorating!  This design effect, which sees o...
  • Paint the blues away

    Choosing a colour scheme for your home décor can be tricky. How do you pick a colour which is fresh and vibrant but will also stand the test of ti...
  • Top techniques – Two Colour Distressing

    Whether you go for bold contrasting colours or more subtle tones, our handy pointers will soon have you achieving impressive results. 

  • Top ten ways to use Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™

    Whether indoors or out, on a whole array of surfaces this fantastic paint is perfect for the job.
  • Chalk Paint workshop gets the thumbs up!

    At Little Gems Interiors we love helping people discover how easy it is to make impressive transformations with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint.   Recentl...
  • Tips for casting with Redesign with Prima moulds

    Redesign Prima silicon moulds can be used in so many different ways to add personality to your home.   

  • How to stencil - Steps to stencilling success

    Using Annie Sloan Stencils. Here is our quick guide for those who are just starting out and wish to learn how to stencil.

  • Top techniques | The Simple Vintage Look

    The simple vintage look is a great technique to try if you are just starting out.  

  • Can you fix it? Yes, you can!

    Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™ is really simple to use and terrific transformations can be achieved quickly without the need for too much kit.   But as ...
  • Top techniques | The Rustic Chippy Look

    The rustic chippy look is all about texture, forcing the paint to create an uneven surface which in turn adds interest and character.
  • Let the painting begin!

    It’s time to crack open the paint and begin the fun part! Read on to find out more.
  • Top techniques | Smooth modern finish

    It is completely possible to achieve a smooth modern finish with chalk paint.