Peony Scarves

Peony Scarves

By News Manager / 12 August 2014 / News

We are really excited to receive our new range of Peony scarves for the upcoming season!

When we last brought these scarves in we were sold out pretty quickly!!

Peony offer very unique styles and colours and they are inspired by the use of traditional loom weaving and hand block printing. These gorgeous scarves are available in a variety of materials, Cotton, Polyester, silk, viscose and are all easily washable.

The...


Milners Window Dressing

Milners Window Dressing

By News Manager / 9 August 2014 / News

A lot of customers have asked us how changing over and dressing the shop window works so here is a quick view of one of our favourites!

Inspiration is taken from our Interiors dept and a range of fabrics and wall coverings from the ‘Voyage of Discovery’ range from Sanderson.

We change the window display every Tuesday. The team make all of the changes, they use fabric from Milners Interiors and pick clothing collections on the fabric....


How buying works?

How buying works?

By News Manager / 7 August 2014 / News

This week Leonie and Sue our ground floor clothing collections supervisor have been out 'buying'. They are currently planning and buying for the Spring/Summer of 2015. It's often quite strange buying 1-2 seasons ahead but as you know from magazines, designers are always a step or 2 ahead. It can be quite strange looking at woolly jumpers when we're having a heat wave!

Early on in the year we receive information about the new styles and colourways...


Yorkshire: The top destination

Yorkshire: The top destination

By News Manager / 5 August 2014 / News

We love Yorkshire and we are delighted that Yorkshire was named Europe’s leading Destination at the 2014 World Travel Awards for the second year running.

The Award is voted for by Travel Industry professionals and we think that it is hardly surprising that Yorkshire won due to the wealth of amazing destinations in the area. Yorkshire beat areas such as Paris, Venice and London!

It is a great time for Yorkshire, especially after the Tour de...


Leyburn 1940s weekend

Leyburn 1940s weekend

By News Manager / 24 July 2014 / News

This weekend is the annual 1940’s weekend in Leyburn where the town market place becomes a hub for all things 1940s with music, singing, dancing stalls and a huge range of vintage vehicles.

The entire town gets involved and here at Milners we have created a 1940’s window display featuring family photographs, vintage furniture and William Morris wallpaper. Our window is a replica sitting room and we are grateful to Ken at Leyburn Antiques and Collectibles who...


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