collection have been used in Ireland, Britain, the United
expertise has helped to ensure the preservation of rare and
fragile examples of early wallpapers in Ireland, USA and
Europe, while other services we offer include working with
clients to create unique wallpapers for special projects.
Our 2009 catalogue contains 26 designs copied from
wallpapers in historic Irish houses.
The 'Great Houses of Ireland' collection is available either
from the studio, or through selected interior designers and
outlets in Ireland and abroad. In the United States our papers
of their related showrooms.
THE COLLECTION Our core product is the 'Great Houses of Ireland' collection of
around 25 wallpapers and borders reproduced from original designs found in Irish
houses of the Georgian and Victorian period. The major historic styles are represented -
Gothic from Malahide Castle,Regency from Strokestown Park, Arts and Crafts from
Kilkenny Castle, and more.
These are available through interior designers or directly from us. Designs include
PRODUCT INFORMATION Our wallpapers are made to order, and delivery is
usually within four weeks. Our wallpapers are hand screen-printed onto quality base
paper using durable, acrylic inks which give a pleasant, soft feel, while offering a
wipeable surface. The papers are easy to hang, and require no special adhesives or
techniques beyond normal good practice.
MEDIA We have a number of photographs that are available for Advertising/Media
Should you wish to use any of these please don't hesitate to contact us and we can either
email these to you or send you a CD of these high quality images.
Wherever our papers have been used throughout Europe, Australia, the United States and
Canada we have built a reputation for quality, reliability and value.
David Skinner Wallpapers are the only company in Ireland making traditional, hand-
printed wallpapers. Since 1992, we have supplied quality wallpapers for domestic and
public clients, hotels, public buildings, film productions, theatres, churches and historic
houses in Ireland, the U.S.A. and in Europe.
classic damasks, an 'arts and crafts' period
pattern of shamrocks from Fota House,
County Cork, Regency stripes, Gothic
designs, and more - all of which are available
in a range of stock colours, and all of which
may be custom coloured to the client's
for more information on each pattern.