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Mar 27th, 2020|

No tumbleweed yet!

Whilst we can’t open our showroom during this national lockdown, we welcome contact with our customers and potential customers.

Most days Lesley Duro is still working her personal magic on curtains and blinds ready for when we are able to deliver again. She can be contacted on 01453.840127. When away from the workroom voicemail […]


Mar 24th, 2020|

In order to protect each other – our team, our customers and the communities we live and work in, we have made the correct decision to temporarily close our workroom and showroom as directed by the Government.

If you would like an estimate for a project to be commenced once the current restrictions are relaxed, please […]


Mar 17th, 2020|

To us making curtains and blinds to provide you with privacy, warmth and comfort is important, so, despite the daily doom and gloom, we are trading as usual and intend to carry on doing so.

Existing orders are being fulfilled, emails and telephone calls will of course be answered as usual and our showroom is open […]

Contemporary? Classic?

Mar 10th, 2020|

We think this contemporary spin on a classic look in a large country house sitting room proves that the combination of styles can definitely work.

Using Manuel Canovas fabrics throughout, the tripple pinch-pleated, lined and interlined curtains in a plain linen are complimented by the vibrant cushions as well as the upholstered coffee table.


Mar 10th, 2020|

With some embroidered sheer fabric, pom pom trim, two hold-back posts and parts of a curtain pole we created this decorative bed canopy for one little princess.


Feb 25th, 2020|

Are you daring enough to contemplate fabrics for blinds or curtains from the new “Wilderie” collection by Clarke & Clarke?

These wonderful fabrics by Emma Shipley, the British artist and designer, reveal her love of nature and her fascination with mixing imagination and reality. Elephants, gorillas, giraffes, zebra, lynx, big cats, owls and an array of […]


Feb 18th, 2020|

How about this for some Oriental splendour in the Cotswolds?

A client with an eye for colour and exotic design chose this wonderful fabric for a Roman blind we made for her country cottage and we think it works!

The fabric is “Madam Butterfly” by Manuel Canovas in the “Serendip” collection. 

Tricky Window!

Jan 25th, 2020|

How to treat a 4.5 metre high pitched floor to ceiling window in a bedroom?

These Italian strung curtains certainly complement the stunning view.

It’s what we call Italian stringing. The curtains are made to the exact measurements of the window and then we fix them, string them and dress them on site. They can be closed […]

2020 – Happy New Year

Jan 23rd, 2020|

A happy new year to all of our existing customers and to any prospective customers!

Our new year’s resolution? Simple – to continue to offer  the highest quality workmanship at competitive prices with a friendly service.

Our winter window featuring Clarke & Clarke “Prince of Persia” collection fabrics.


Dec 20th, 2019|

We will close for the Christmas period at 4pm on Friday the 20th December and re-open at 9am on Monday the 6th of January.

A very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of our customers and potential customers.