soft furnishings

soft furnishings

pl n
(Furniture) Brit curtains, hangings, rugs, etc
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Translations

soft furnishings

npl (Brit) → tessuti mpl d'arredo
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Owner Nia Jones has been making soft furnishings for more than 20 years, and is passionate about creating things out of beautiful fabrics.
I READ with great interest the report of the new Bereavement Service for grieving relatives whose loved ones have died in James Cook University Hospital (21.1.12) Whilst Mesdames Rostron and Price were extolling their own virtues together with those of Middlesbrough Council and the Hospital Trust for providing the new area, neither of them sought fit to mention that the furniture and soft furnishings for the room were provided by the James Cook University Hospital Volunteers.
Contrast marble and stone with soft furnishings such as cushions with a metallic sheen and pure linen and cotton in neutral colours.
There is a modernised bar too, along with an area made up of cosy leather sofas and chairs to relax in, plus luxurious soft furnishings have been introduced throughout the pub to make it even more cosy, inviting and upmarket.
Julie, who set up soft furnishings business Decor 80 to provide soft furnishings such as curtains, cushions and wallcoverings for domestic customers is now expanding into the commercial market - and sourcing furniture as well.
Colin and Avril Shaw, both 69, from Hirwaun, near Aberdare, bought a new cooker and bedding after scooping pounds 1,000 soft furnishings vouchers in a competition organised by developer George Wimpey and the Echo.
"The new look restaurant will feature intimate alcoves and booths, light wood panelling, low level lighting and soft furnishings.
Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to be on their guard against the company which is phoning residents to arrange appointments and then on arrival charge fees for services, such as fitting smoke seals around doors, electric sockets and light fittings and fire retardant sprays for soft furnishings. Anyone wanting fire safety advice can call Fire Service Direct on 0800 731 5958 (Fire Service Direct) and arrange an appointment.
A soft furnishings company from Wolverhampton has diversified into new areas and expanded after winning a national award.
FAMILY run soft furnishings and textiles retailer Dunelm Mill is to create more than 100 new jobs at its new Wrexham store.
The show promises a range of soft furnishings, upholstery, interior design and embroidery, fashioned by students studying a range of Creative Studies courses at the college.