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Los Angeles Luxury Custom Sheer Drapery

Posted on July 3, 2017 at 6:00 am

Here is the lowdown on sheer fabrics... enjoy Batiste vs. Voile by Greenhouse Fabrics on July 17, 2017 by Melissa Wolck What is the difference between Batiste and Voile? Batiste, pronounced, BUH-TEEST, is a very soft, lightweight semi-opaque fabric that is woven in a plain weave. It is most commonly made from 100% cotton or a cotton/polyester blend, but historically was made of linen. This semi-sheer fabric is named after 13th century French linen weaver, Jean Baptiste. Batiste fabrics are often used for window treatments ... Continue Reading

Schumacher LUXE Wallcoverings, A Must See!

Posted on June 24, 2017 at 6:00 am

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Custom upholstery for your outdoor entertaining in LA

Posted on June 7, 2017 at 6:00 am

...enjoy it in ultimate relaxation with the DURALEE PAVILION Lakeville Indoor/Outdoor Wovens Collection. Performance and comfort collide in Lakeville, with 29 vivid colors of durable, UV/fade resistant fabrics featuring a soft, chenille-like hand. Woven with solution-dyed fibers, the fabrics of the Lakeville Collection were designed specifically to enliven any outdoor space with vibrant, long lasting color.  Features of the Lakeville Collection: Stain resistant finish Mildew resistant Soft hand Lightweight Water repellent Bleach cleanable Heavy duty abrasion performance UV resistant - Guaranteed ... Continue Reading

Posted on May 29, 2017 at 6:00 am

Finally.  What a great read for those homeowners who love his work and live in one of his homes.  These fabrics are fantastic!  Call our office to get samples of the fabrics. This just might complete your look.  Amazing! 1-818-999-3468 Continue Reading

Fun with Hunter Douglas Sheers & Shadings – Pirouette®

Posted on May 7, 2017 at 6:00 am

Light Control SUPERVISE THE SUN Soft vanes floating on a sheer backing put you in control of the amount of natural light that comes in, with dramatic effects. Transform harsh exterior light by diffusing it, spreading it evenly throughout your room, so you can maximize daylight hours and reduce your need for artificial light. Our beautiful sheer fabrics also softly filter out brightness, glare, and UV rays —protecting your furniture and flooring from fading. View-Through DRAMATIC SOFTNESS Invisi-Lift™ allows you to view through the sheer ... Continue Reading

Keeping cool with custom cellular shades

Posted on May 4, 2017 at 1:41 pm

      THE NEXT GENERATION HONEYCOMB SHADE Recipient of the 2017 Red Dot Design Award - the most coveted and prestigious designation in the world of design - our newly redesigned Duette® honeycomb shade features a sleek, stylized new hardware, sophisticated new fabric and color choices, and streamlined operation that elevate its beauty and performance to a whole new level.     Two Shades = One Extraordinary Design Our Duette Duolite™ option, featuring two different fabrics/opacities of your choosing fused together to form one sophisticated shade design, has ... Continue Reading

Los Angeles – Top 3 Inexpensive Ways to Prepare Your Home for Sale

Posted on April 29, 2017 at 6:00 am

Listen to the Experts.... Diana Turner is a fantastic realtor and one we have worked with on many projects. We can't recommend her highly enough. Here are a few of her tips!   1. De-Clutter Buyers want to imagine themselves in your home. Think less-not more for furnishings and accessories. Take all family photos out except for maybe two. Allow your agent to make suggestions about furniture so the home shows well. When I sold my old house, I had used a handful ... Continue Reading

Ceiling Design Part III

Posted on April 20, 2017 at 6:01 am

Here is the final set on ceiling designs.... These are some of the best yet! 8. White ceilings are main stream or just luck of other choices?  There already was an example above with light blue color on the ceiling.  The ceiling color doesn’t have to be white. If color is chosen correctly, this will give more benefit than just white or off-white colors. In this room ceiling color is matching the wall wainscoting in-frames color. Photo by Architectural Digest  As we can see, there is ... Continue Reading

Ceiling Design Part II

Posted on March 27, 2017 at 6:00 am

Here are some more great custom ideas, these rooms are brought together beautifully... 4. Combining ceiling design with your existing trim. Classic or traditional – wainscoting dress up walls away from the bare drywall. Imagine if this ceiling would be plain. It wouldn’t give that effect of completion. Although I think we could tweak the pattern a little bit by browsing few more ideas, this is still well done on the ceiling of this shape. Another thing to notice is that the ceiling pattern looks sharp and ... Continue Reading

Detailed Ceiling Design Ideas From Experts Part I

Posted on March 23, 2017 at 6:00 am

Found this great Blog on ceiling design, we just had to share... I think you’ll agree with me when I say: It’s not always easy to imagine or apply a design that you liked to your project. Or is it? Well, it turns out, you can dramatically increase your chances of successful design implementation if you follow one simple step… …a step that gets the project done regardless of its complexity. Being through thousands of homes I noticed that one little actionable thing and today I’m going to ... Continue Reading