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Curtain Adaptions

01.12.2018 in Curtains

Sometimes people like a set of curtains enough to want to use them in another location from the one they were designed to fit. Alternatively, sometimes changes to a room result in the need for a different size of curtains. In this case the new…

Crisp Fresh New Curtains

25.01.2018 in Curtains

New curtains can refresh the appearance of a room, adding an enlivened sense of energy. After the type of fabric, design and colour have been selected, it is our job to produce a finished product that fits the size of the window perfectly and hangs…

Patterned Curtains

10.03.2017 in Curtains, Fabrics

Here is a recent example of modern patterned curtains with a pinch pleated header. The bold pink and green colour scheme has been popular as we move into spring. As can be seen from the light filtering through the fabric, these particular curtains have not…

Beige blackout curtains

28.10.2015 in Curtains

The beige curtains shown in these photos are lined with a blackout lining. This lining adds weight to the curtains and is ideal for bedrooms and children’s rooms, especially during the summer months when daylight lasts into the evening hours. These curtains have been fitted…

Blackout linings for summer curtains

13.06.2014 in Curtains, Fabrics, Windowdressing

We all look forward to the summer but the increase in the number of hours of daylight can cause problems for some people. For example, particularly bright daylight can make it more difficult for people who work night shifts to get to sleep during the…

Tips about Tab Top Curtains

18.01.2013 in Curtains, Windowdressing

Please, please before buying curtains with this tab top headings, measure the distance from the top of the pole to the top of the window recess so that you know how long the loops need to be. An example of tab top curtains If you…

Curtains at French Windows, Oxfordshire

Cosy Curtains with Matching Cushions for Autumn

30.10.2012 in Curtains, Cushions

As the nights draw in and the clocks go back (28 Oct 2012) thoughts turn to cosy evenings inside. It is during the late autumn and winter months that many people in the UK including Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and the Thames Valley generally, see more…

Voile curtains in bay window

07.06.2012 in Curtains, Voiles

Voiles or ‘voile curtains’ are made from soft light sheer fabrics which are now available in a wide range of colours and patterns. These translucent fabrics permit light to filter into a room while still affording a fair degree of privacy. The voiles shown here…


20.07.2011 in Blinds

When selecting blinds for windows in your home, business or workplace, consider the use and location of the room as well as thinking about appropriate colours and fabrics. Also look at the window itself, its position in the wall and if any window openings result…