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Drapery, Silhouette Shades, or both?!

Drapery, Silhouette Shades, or both?!

This client had a challenging request for her Living Room – she wanted to control light and have privacy, but didn’t want a treatment that would take up too much space in the room. She very much loves the look of fabric drapery, but after discussions it was decided...

Adding Layers of Window Treatments for Privacy

Adding Layers of Window Treatments for Privacy

Hotel Luxury at Home for the Ultimate Staycation Snuggling up in a cozy bed can be one of the greatest joys in the world.  And given the fact that we spend 1/3 of our lives in bed, it is important to make sure your bedroom is as inviting & comfortable as possible. If...

Custom Bedding

Custom Bedding

After 6 years in her brand new home , this client wanted to make her master bedroom pop.  All other aspect of her home decor had been completed. New furniture for the living room, pool table for the games room and delicious wine for the wine cellar.  Now it was time...

Decorative Drapery Panels Create a Separate Space

Decorative Drapery Panels Create a Separate Space

This client has an open concept main floor living space.  Upon entering the home, this sitting area was on the left with a large living room straight ahead. This area is very large and spacious.  My clients were wanting this cozy sitting room to be different than the...

Blackout Window Coverings

Blackout Window Coverings

HOW BLACK IS BLACKOUT? Whether you are a shift worker, sensitive sleeper or parent of a child who just will not believe it's time to go to bed while the sun is out, having the right window coverings can make a huge difference in your bedroom.  You can control the...

Drapery Side Panels and a View

Drapery Side Panels and a View

These clients have a wonderful expansive view of the Bow River valley and the Rocky Mountains here in Calgary, Alberta. They wanted to dress up their windows but not compromise their view. The main floor of the home is open with all spaces visible to the others, so it...

Ripplefold Drapery

Ripplefold Drapery

This client has undergone an extensive renovation of their home – transforming it from a traditional style house to a fabulous modern home.  The Dining Room features a full height window in the center with two smaller windows on the adjacent angled walls, allowing an...

Southern Exposure

Southern Exposure

Problem and Solutions Series NORMANDEAU CALGARY Southern Exposure Drapery Calgary Challenge:  This client lives right by a busy road and while his street-level condo supplied horizontal wood shades, his choice was often privacy over the natural southern light....

Fabric Labels Explained

Fabric Labels Explained

Oftentimes, custom drapery can be overwhelming.  With drapery comes an extensive vocabulary that can be confusing to dissect.  There is talk of “double rubs, railroading, and pleats”, much of which you may not have heard before. Double rub is a term used most often...

Fabric Labels Explained

Fabric Labels Explained

Oftentimes, custom drapery can be overwhelming. With drapery comes an extensive vocabulary that can be confusing to dissect. There is talk of “double rubs, railroading, and pleats”, much of which you may not have heard before. Double rub is a term used most often with...