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22Oct, 2015

Buying Sheers? Pay Close Attention to the Fabric

October 22nd, 2015|Curtains & Drapes, Draperies, Ideas, Window textiles|0 Comments

Are you interested in sheer draperies (sheers) for your windows? Make sure you consider the kind and finish of the fabric to make sure you will like the look when the sun shines.

Sheers can be made of many different fabrics. They may be made of polyester, silk, cotton, or linen – just to name a few. Each fabric will look different when the sun shines through it. For example, if you select a shiny polyester sheer it changes dramatically when […]

10Nov, 2014

Nine Drapery Questions to Ask When Buying Curtains

November 10th, 2014|Curtains & Drapes, Draperies, Window Coverings, Window textiles|0 Comments

When you are looking to buy drapes or curtains, make sure your sales person can explain all the options that are available to you. Here is a list of nine things to ask about to make sure you get the draperies or curtains that you want.

1. Do the curtains come with or without returns?
2. What are your header choices – grommets, pinch pleats, tabs, rod pockets, or one of the many other choices?
3. How will the curtains be operated and […]

24Apr, 2014

Inspired Additions to the Alustra Collection

April 24th, 2014|Bedroom, Kitchen, Living room, Window Coverings, Window textiles|0 Comments


Hunter Douglas has an upscale line of products called the Alustra Collection.  The Alustra Collection products have exclusive fabrics, modern chic colors, luxurious textures, and feature hardware with unique colors and finishes.  Alustra products are the perfect choice to add warmth, comfort, and glamor to your home.  Here are some to the exciting new enhancements to Alustra Woven Textures, Alustra Silhouette window shadings, and Alustra Vignette Modern Roman Shades. 

There is […]

10Dec, 2013

Radiant Orchid – Pantone 2014 Color of the Year

December 10th, 2013|Color, Curtains & Drapes, Ideas, Window textiles|0 Comments

We received the following email on December 5, 2013, from Kravet, one of the fabric companies we used, revealing the 2014 color of the year.

Today, Pantone announced the 2014 Color of the Year: Radiant Orchid. As is always the case, Pantone’s prediction will quickly infiltrate the world of fashion and interiors, and soon we’ll see this color everywhere! Purple is a color that is not often seen in interior design, but with the recent emergence of grey as the here-to-stay, […]

10Apr, 2013

Spring is Almost Here!

April 10th, 2013|Curtains & Drapes, Ideas, Window Coverings, Window textiles|0 Comments

Spring really is coming.  Some days the weather does not feel like it, but the calendar says spring is definitely coming.  Spring is a great time of year.  New plants are coming up and everyone is looking forward to spending time outside.  That means it is time to replace those worn out cushions on your patio furniture.  The new colors and fabrics are delightful.  We can make new cushions to fit any chair, bench, or chaise lounge that you […]