Girl's box pleat curtains on rods

What are the best curtains for kids? There are a lot of fabulous, kid-friendly fabrics for curtains and blinds. But every child is different with individual tastes, so choosing the right window treatment can be challenging. GROW WITH THEM Children’s tastes change quickly. This week, your little girl might love pink, but by next week…

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We’ve been suffering through an unprecedented bushfire season in Australia this summer. Amidst the mayhem, we’ve been choking on a significant amount of smoke & ash… and it’s gotten into EVERYTHING! Because of this, clients are now asking how to clean ash from curtains & blinds. SHAKE EXCESS ASH LOOSE Gently shake your curtain or…

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Dual roller blinds - North Richmond

Dual roller blinds are a popular window treatment. They typically pair a screen blind & blockout blind to achieve different levels of privacy, light control & thermal protection as needed throughout the day. There are literally thousands of fabric combinations possible with dual roller blinds, with hundreds of colours, textures, patterns, and thicknesses to choose…

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Aluminium shutters

We are always hearing about PVC and hardwood shutters… but what about aluminium shutters? Plantation shutters are more than just a fleeting trend: they are here to stay. Many homeowners love the privacy and light control of shutters, as well as the clean look. They are a great solution for shaped windows and square ones…

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pinch pleat curtains on rod with rings - Baulkham Hills

Hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”) is a Danish principle of interior decorating, where the goal is to create a cosy and inviting space. Its literal translation is “a form of everyday togetherness”. There’re many elements in creating a hygge home, and window treatments play a huge part! Unlike other Scandinavian design styles, hygge is not minimalist. It…

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Grey s-fold curtains - Jordan Springs

There’s so many choices out there when it comes to window furnishings, it can be hard to know where to begin. That’s why you call in the professionals like MTC! There’s some gorgeous trends for your windows, and we wanted to show you what’s new and fabulous. CURTAINS Think curtains are so 10 years ago?…

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Sheer curtains under pelmets

This curtain project was in a newly built Metricon home in north west Sydney and was a referral from a designer we collaborate with frequently; Lyn Hughes of Designing Inside Out. The brief was to supply s-fold curtains to sit in front of face mounted roller blinds.  There were four expanses we were looking at: two stacker…

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We’ve just returned from the sunny Gold Coast and The BMAA (Blinds Manufacturers Association of Australia) Super Expo! It was an opportunity for industry professionals to see & share what’s new and innovative in window coverings. It was a fantastic trip and we’ve seen some things that we think you’ll be as excited about as we are!…

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Blockout & sheer curtains under false pelmet

Built-in recesses for your blinds and curtains are great in theory. But if you get the dimensions wrong, the results can be devastating! Some builders, architects and homeowners miss details that mean they can’t have the window coverings they really want. If you take the right steps, recessed curtain tracking can look amazing! Unfortunately, many homeowners…

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Leaf patterned double pinch pleat sheer curtains on black rods

The pinch pleat is what we traditionally associate with curtains. Some consider it a little old-fashioned, but pinch pleats are experiencing a revival. If your home is traditional, a pinch pleat is the perfect heading style for your curtains. Pinch pleats work beautifully on all types of fabrics. Depending on the fabric, they can be…

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