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Unveiling the Artistry of Window Couture

Hi, Welcome to the Drapery Design Designer Newsletter! In our series of blogs and newsletters we share information that designers will find helpful when working with the high end client on new construction or remodel projects.

We have years of experience working with top architects, designers, and builders on incredible projects that demand the best of everything. The window treatments and fabric accessories should also uphold the high quality standards and artisan workmanship that are created throughout the home by all the trades. If you are a designer that works in magnificent homes with attention given to every detail, this newsletter is for you!

All the Best!
Karen Lander and Heather Hill

Timeless Elegance of Roman Shades: Beauty, Practicality, and Design

Roman Shades, with their timeless appeal and versatility, have long been a favorite choice for window treatments. Whether you’re looking to add a touch of elegance and functionality or seeking to make a bold design statement, Roman Shades offer the perfect blend of beauty and practicality for any room. Functionality meets Style: Roman Shades can serve dual purposes – as operating shades for light control and privacy or as stationary valances to enhance the overall design aesthetic of a room. Their ability to seamlessly blend functionality with style makes them a popular choice among homeowners and interior designers alike. Enhancing with Embellishments: Elevate the look of your Roman Shades with embellishments such as trims and shaped tops or bottoms. These decorative elements add personality and

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Enhancing Your Home with Custom Draperies

Draperies, a timeless window treatment, have been serving both functional and aesthetic purposes for centuries. From controlling light and temperature to adding a touch of elegance and design to a room, draperies are an essential element of interior décor. At the heart of custom draperies lies the opportunity to infuse personality and style into your living spaces. By incorporating beautiful rod hardware and embellishments, draperies can transform from mere window coverings to statement pieces that elevate the entire room’s ambiance. Design Details: Color Blocking: Adding depth and dimension to your windows with strategic color placement. X Pleat Detail: A sophisticated pleating style that adds a contemporary flair to traditional draperies. Tape Trims: Enhancing the leading edge with tape trims for a refined finish. Tassel Trim:

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Unlock Your Pillow Perfection: A Guide to Inspired Pillow Design

When planning for pillows for your project the first things to consider are how many pillows are wanted, where will they be placed, and what fabrics and trims will you use. Less is more! Currently, we are seeing fewer pillows being used on sofas, chairs, and bedding displays than in the past. Symmetry is not necessarily a goal anymore. A mix of sizes, shapes, and fabrics makes for an interesting pillow display. Choosing your pillow size Pillows are ordered by the flat width and height of the cover. Once the stuffed pillow form is inserted and the pillow becomes three dimensional the pillow appears shorter and narrower by about 3”. Boxed and cylinder pillows are ordered by the exact size needed as they are already

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