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South Pasadena Custom Window Treatments Drapery Shades Shutters 818-999-3468

Posted on March 8, 2018 at 10:03 am

We have you covered. Today, tomorrow and the next time. We are one of the few custom window treatment companies serving Los Angeles that has a Contractor’s License (#89857), one million dollar liability insurance policy​. This might sound like a given for each company to have…but check around, not every company is this thorough. And, Cory is the one with her contractor’s license. Go figure. The Jacoby Company​, Inc. is a husband, Wife, and Daughter team of Gary, Cory and Bree Jacoby. ... Continue Reading

West San Fernando Valley Custom Window Treatments Drapery Shades Shutters 818-999-3468

Posted on March 8, 2018 at 6:50 am

We have you covered. Today, tomorrow and the next time. We are one of the few custom window treatment companies serving Los Angeles that has a Contractor’s License (#89857), one million dollar liability insurance policy​. This might sound like a given for each company to have…but check around, not every company is this thorough. And, Cory is the one with her contractor’s license. Go figure. The Jacoby Company​, Inc. is a husband, Wife, and Daughter team of Gary, Cory and Bree Jacoby. ... Continue Reading

Silver Lake Custom Window Treatments Drapery Shades & Shutters

Posted on March 6, 2018 at 10:27 am

We have you covered. Today, tomorrow and the next time. We are one of the few custom window treatment companies serving Los Angeles that has a Contractor’s License (#89857), one million dollar liability insurance policy​. This might sound like a given for each company to have…but check around, not every company is this thorough. And, Cory is the one with her contractor’s license. Go figure. The Jacoby Company​, Inc. is a husband, Wife, and Daughter team of Gary, Cory and Bree Jacoby. ... Continue Reading

Agoura Custom Window Treatments Drapery Shades & Shutters

Posted on March 6, 2018 at 10:23 am

We have you covered. Today, tomorrow and the next time. We are one of the few custom window treatment companies serving Los Angeles that has a Contractor’s License (#89857), one million dollar liability insurance policy​. This might sound like a given for each company to have…but check around, not every company is this thorough. And, Cory is the one with her contractor’s license. Go figure. The Jacoby Company​, Inc. is a husband, Wife, and Daughter team of Gary, Cory and Bree Jacoby. ... Continue Reading

Pantone Color of the Year 2018 – Ultra Violet

Posted on March 5, 2018 at 5:00 am

by Greenhouse Fabrics written by Melissa Wolck This just in! The Pantone Color Institute has named Ultra Violet 18-3838 the Color of the Year. This is a moment that we wait for all year, setting the tone for the year ahead. Ultra Violet, “communicates originality, ingenuity and visionary thinking…It’s also the most complex of all colors, because it takes two shades that are seemingly diametrically opposed — blue and red — and brings them together to create something new…It’s truly a reflection of what’s needed ... Continue Reading

Jacoby Company Inc – Eco Friendly Fabrics – Los Angeles

Posted on February 25, 2018 at 5:00 am

by Greenhouse Fabrics 2018 written by Julie Talbert Our Greenhouse Fabric Gurus get asked all the time, “What would you suggest as an Eco- friendly fabrics?” This means safe on the environment, recycled or biodegradable. Here is a reference list of our environmentally friendly fabrics. 1. Linen - is a natural fiber made from the flax plant. It doesn’t require any pesticides and every part of the plant is used. Linen is organic, biodegradable, recyclable and scores high on the ecological chart. 2. Cotton ... Continue Reading

The Simple Beauty of Shutters 

Posted on September 27, 2017 at 2:59 pm

  While draperies may hold court with maximum drama, shutters take the modernist route with their simple aesthetic and hard fiber nature. Most recognizable in their classic white plantation style, shutters are nothing to snuff at as they offer timeless style and effortless functionality. A prime candidate for beach houses, sunny porches and high windows alike, plantation shutters make a versatile and athletic choice for custom window treatments. A natural companion to windows with lots of strong sun, classic plantation shutter design ... Continue Reading

Times Patterns Custom Fabrics Los Angeles – LOS ANGELES CUSTOM DRAPERY

Posted on September 21, 2017 at 1:05 pm

Paisley Fabric - The Rich History of a Timeless Pattern by Greenhouse Fabrics on July 21, 2017 Written by Tiffany Tolliver What we know as a Paisley pattern is actually an ancient Persian design called Buta.  The first recorded appearance of this pattern was around 400 AD during the reign of the Sassanid Dynasty.  It originated from the merging of a floral spray and a bent cypress tree which is a symbol of life, eternity, strength and modesty.  It took root spreading across ... Continue Reading

The Joy of Patterns: WINDOW TREATMENTS LOS ANGELES

Posted on September 18, 2017 at 12:34 pm

  A pattern is rhythm. Like a mandala, a true pattern can spiral out into something wild and beautiful and still maintain cohesion, because repetition. Patterns, much like life, set a standard design and then deviate before returning to form. Patterned window treatments have existed all throughout history, first appearing as hand painted stretches of Chinese silk or French linen. Then growing in style and elegance to the swanky, evocative modern patterns hung today over some of the best views in ... Continue Reading

Function and the Art of Window Dressing – Los Angeles Custom Window Treatments

Posted on August 30, 2017 at 6:00 am

  When it comes to all home design, functionality reigns supreme. Opulent beauty and high end designs mean very little if the design does not do its intended job. Vinyl, aluminum and off the self products do everything that higher end window coverings do, they control the aperture of light in the room. However, what custom windows do do that the fore mention offerings cannot is simple: they connect on a deeper and more intimate level to your ideas of style, ... Continue Reading