Needing Light for the Dark Nights?

  Light Up Your Home It’s that time of year when you leave your home for the day in darkness and return home as the sun disappears. As winter approaches and the dark nights begin to creep in, only then do you realise that the corner where you didn’t put a lamp in summer is …

Perth Store Refurbishment 2019

Gillies Perth After originally trading as Camerons of Perth in 1987 to then be completely re-structured and re-built in 2002 our Perth store had been one of the company’s biggest projects. In 2012 a further extension was added and the complete store was refurbished including adding a café on the second floor. Over the last …

Gillies Wear it Pink for ‘Breast Cancer Now’

October 18th Breast Cancer Awareness Day Fundraising is a passion of ours and we have continued our efforts to raise money for fantastic charities by encouraging our staff to get involved in breast cancer awareness month this October. Why? Because as ‘Breast Cancer Now’ Cancer unfortunately still plays a huge and heart-breaking part in so …

Trend Report October: Soft Glam

Soft Glam Living As the cold seasons approach the temptation to decorate using warm and dark colours is undeniable. But if you prefer to stray away from homely brown and cream tones then we have the style for you, Soft Glam. Soft Glam uses light colours and cool hues that make your room look spacious …

Gillies Goes Green

Our Green Story… The world we live in is a precious place that as a population we are learning more about the importance of looking after it each day. We thought we’d share what Gillies is doing to minimise our carbon footprint to make for a greener tomorrow!  As a company we do our best …

Trend Report September: Modern Meets Nomadic

Inspired by the free-spirited Nomads of the American West this trend harmonises the bold-tribal prints, colours and textures of nomadic style along with modern silhouettes and materials. Tribal prints are typically associated with Native American heritage; these prints were created by weaving textiles that would take months to complete but the result was truly beautiful. …

3 Links Parade Carnoustie: Holiday Home Fitting

  Having designed and installed a number of show homes we are delighted to be given the opportunity of designing and furnishing a holiday let to the Scottish golf market. This project was different to most designs as it had to be durable and practical for commercial letting, whilst at the same time oozing style …

Top Ten Tips for Buying a Carpet

  There is no better feeling than wiggling your toes through a luscious new carpet or the lovely smell straight after it has been freshly laid. If you no longer get this feeling under foot then you may well be over due a change of floor covering! Carpets can have a 5 – 15 year …

Trend Report July: Is it time for you to embrace Scandi-style?

  Scandinavian design is a huge interior trend for 2019, it incorporates design from Norway, Sweden, Denmark and other Nordic countries. The simplistic and sophisticated style of Scandinavian living is regarded ‘a way of life’ rather than just an interior design trend. Scandi living focuses on improving daily life by creating purposeful design. But how …

Top Ten Tips for Buying a Mattress

  Sleeping is a daily activity so why do we ignore the importance of a good bed? We are recommended to change our mattress every 7-10 years, but how many of us ignore this and as a result suffer from uncomfortable and sleepless nights. ON AVERAGE WE SLEEP FOR ATLEAST 25 YEARS IN OUR LIFETIME …