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Dickinsons has been established since 1878 as a quality retailer of home furnishings, and we are now a cutting-edge design-led company which is recognised as the best in its field, having won many accolades within the trade over recent years. We hope that you will come and experience for yourself the warm Dickinsons welcome, where genuinely passionate advisors will give you expert advice on your home furnishings without any high pressure sales people to make you feel uncomfortable.

Dickinsons now have the largest Interior Design Studios in the North of England, where you can browse at your leisure and take inspiration from an abundance of quirky, one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture, furnishings and flooring.    


Latest News

 Osborne & Little – Verdanta Collection

Osborne & Little

The prestigious designer furnishings brand Osborne & Little presents Verdanta; a brand new collection as part of their Spring 2014 launch. Verdanta features fabrics suitable for drapery and cushions of eclectic artistic inspiration, with several of the designs having co-ordinating wallpapers also. Signature colours of the collection include sapphire, silver, turquoise, peacock and primrose with the addition of neutral tones of linen and taupe. The patterns in Verdanta combine brilliantly with upholstery fabrics in Croisette whilst Corniche Trimmings provide the perfect finishing touch. This versatile collection is suitable for both living rooms and bedrooms alike, and provides the perfect talking point in any home. Our knowledgeable & innovative interior designers can guide you through each look, creating the perfect balance of colours and textures plus we provide a measuring and estimating service which is second-to-none.




Latest Collections at Dickinsons...

The elegant Serene fabric collection from Villa Nova

Villa Nova - SereneBrand new across our stores, this sheer fabric collection is perfect for the longer daylight hours and ideal for rooms where privacy is required without blocking sunlight into any room of your home. Adding style and subtlety to bedrooms, living rooms and sun rooms etc, the collection features an array of stylish, timeless patterns in a variety of versatile neutrals. We love Swirl fabric with its pattern mirroring rippling water in Pearl or the metallic stripes of Argo in Mushroom colourway.

Now available in Hexham, Alnwick & Carlisle.







Dickinsons are the soft furnishing specialists with the largest range and choice in the North of England. Satisfy your interior desire with over 25,000 designer fabrics, over 8,500 designer wallpapers and more than 3,800 choices of blinds.

We stock all the NEW collections from the top designers including Colefax and Fowler, Jane Churchill, Designers Guild, Nina Campbell, Osborne & Little, Mulberry, Romo and many more.

Dickinsons also offer blinds for every room in your home including conservatories. Choose from real wood, verticals, Romans, Venetians, rollers, pleated plus interior wooden shutters with simpler designs being supplied and fitted in only 7 days! Plus we are one of the few retailers to offer a FREE interior design service* to give your home a look that'll be the envy of your friends! And with FREE estimating with on-site measures plus an excellent fitting service, it's no wonder that Dickinsons have won the UK Soft Furnishings Retailer of the Year title.


*1 hour free consultation service only, thereafter £50 per hour which is fully refundable when an order for more than £1,000 is placed.