Curtain Design's Blog

Welcome to our blog. We have lots of useful tips, tricks, guides and general information surrounding curtains, blinds, shutters and anything window treatment related.

Best window treatments to keep your home warm

Best window treatments to keep your home warm

Did you know that up to 45% of your home’s heat is lost through the windows? Window treatments can make a huge difference to how warm your home is. But which products perform best when it comes to ...Posted By | 6th April 2021 | Comments 0
 
The essential guide to window treatments

The essential guide to window treatments

Not sure what window treatments are right for you? Don’t know a Roman blind from a Venetian? We’ve made it easy with this handy guide. Check out the infographic below outlining our six most ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 1st March 2021 | Comments 0
 
7 window treatment trends for 2021

7 window treatment trends for 2021

Wondering what the new year holds in store for interiors? Here are some of the window treatment trends we’ll be keeping an eye on in 2021. Warm neutrals More than ever after 2020, we’re ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 13th January 2021 | Comments 0
 
Top 6 James Dunlop Curtain Fabrics - June 2020

Top 6 James Dunlop Curtain Fabrics - June 2020

James Dunlop's Rhea Culliford has released her top 6 curtain fabrics from any of the James Dunlop brands. We have collated them here for you to view. 1. KYOTO 100% Linen | 290cm wide | ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 25th June 2020 | Comments 0
 
Curtain Fabric Trends - May 2020

Curtain Fabric Trends - May 2020

Looking at the most popular fabrics we are selling in May 2020. The latest curtain fabric trends in May 2020. Looking for the latest trends and inspiration for your curtains. We've included 4 ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 19th May 2020 | Comments 0
 
Thermal Roller Blinds

Thermal Roller Blinds

Warming up your home. Client "I want a thermal roller blind" Me "Are you looking to warm your home up?" Client "Yes we are!" My reply in the video. I just had someone call me up on ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 29th June 2018 | Comments 1
 
Made in New Zealand vs. Assembled in New Zealand

Made in New Zealand vs. Assembled in New Zealand

Open letter to our clients In the window treatment industry, most of the components are sourced from overseas suppliers. Shipped to New Zealand and Assembled here. So if someone is ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 10th May 2018 | Comments 0
 
Importance Of Curtain Linings

Importance Of Curtain Linings

The importance of curtain linings for curtains More often than not people, specifically homeowners ignore the importance of curtain linings. Little do they know, the longevity of their curtain ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 7th February 2017 | Comments 1
 
Window Treatments for a Bay Window

Window Treatments for a Bay Window

Window treatments for a bay window Bay windows are an architectural feature that adds a tremendous amount of class and elegance (not to mention character) to interior and exterior spaces – but ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 2nd February 2017 | Comments 0
 
Considering Double Glazing? Try this first.

Considering Double Glazing? Try this first.

Keeping your Home Warmer without Double Glazing Double glazing has been a widely recommended solution to insulate windows. It is true that windows are one of the most vulnerable features as far as ...Posted By The Curtain Guy - Jamie | 26th January 2017 | Comments 0