Made To Measure Blinds
Window blinds have become one of the most preferred window dressings in our homes and for good reason. With a wide variety of different blind styles, colours and materials to choose from it’s easy to see why most of us have at least on window blind.
From natural hard-woods to lightweight woven wood, fabrics, aluminium [...]
In the past made to measure or custom made always meant a hefty price tags was attached – hence the birth of ready made blinds and curtains. Ready made window dressings are a godsend for quickness, simply measure your widows, choose the style and colour and once they’re in your home you unwrap them and [...]
Roman blinds are a fabulous way to dress your windows. They’re stylish enough to use as the sole window dressing and are the perfect companion for curtains and drapes. Making Roman blinds is relatively easy if you work in a systematic way and allow sufficient time, approximately ½ a day.
Lining fabric, plus enough [...]
Fabric comes in many styles and is made from a variety of different materials. In the past natural fabrics such as wool, hemp, silk and linen were used to make window dressings which were both pleasing to the eye and naturally tactile. However, with the introduction of mass production and the invention of man-made fibres [...]
When choosing blinds for your conservatory selecting the right kind of blinds can make a big difference. The right type of blind can not only change the look of your conservatory, but the feel as well. Each kind of blind has its own advantages and disadvantages, these can be practical as well as style focused. [...]
Odd, awkward shaped or windows of different sizes in the same room can sometimes be a little perplexing to dress. However, there are some great ideas and an assortment of stylish ways to dress any window irrespective of its size and shape. If you have odd or awkward shapes window it may be advisable to [...]
If you like the light to stream through your windows and yet you either need privacy or to protect your flooring and furniture from fading due to exposure to harsh sunlight vertical blinds are the ideal window dressing choice.
One of the greatest advantages of using vertical blinds in dining rooms which have French or patio [...]
We’re asked time and time again on how bay windows can be dressed in a modern, stylish method. So, today we’re going to offer some guidance and interior design window dressing ideas for bay windows for you to take inspiration from.
We begin with the classical curtains and drapes and remind you that bay window curtain [...]
Roller blinds have been a staple of interior design for many years. Today the humble roller blinds has been, and continues to be, up-dated to meet consumer demands in terms of style, practicality and functionality. It’s no longer acceptable to use ‘any old blind’ if you want your home to look chic and stylish and [...]
It’s believed that Roman blinds were first used many centuries ago when Romans used damp pieces of cloth to hang at their windows to help reduce the amount of dust entering their homes as well as an effective way of reducing heat build-up. It’s also believed that the nosy neighbour was also around in the [...]