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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

Jacoby Company – introduces – Boll & Branch – 7 Ideas To Refresh Your Bedroom

Posted on February 16, 2018 at 6:00 am

Giving your space a new look is easier than you may think! Try these decorator-approved tricks. How can you transform a bedroom without investing tons of time—or money? Just ask Bree Hancock. The interior stylist and blogger behind ZDesign at Home is all about simple decor tweaks that make a stylish impact. Her go-to ideas: Experiment with color, pattern, and accessories—plus, have fun with it. “I probably wouldn’t put a pink rug in the living room, but I might in the ... Continue Reading

Simple Changes that Will Transform your Home for the Holidays

Posted on November 17, 2017 at 1:00 am

by Greenhouse Fabrics on November 9, 2017 written by Melissa Wolck It's that time of year again... pumpkin spice, crisp air and autumn leaves. Fall is my favorite season! But let's be honest, with all of the rushing around, shorter days and events coming up, it is easy to get overwhelmed, but don't. Take the time to enjoy your family and friends for the holidays and is when getting white tablecloth bulk could be useful for decoration of the different homes in these days. If ... Continue Reading

Things are Getting Clearer Now: The Modern Design of Clearview Shutters

Posted on September 29, 2017 at 2:05 pm

When we think of shutters, the classic white plantation options are status quo for the kind of image that might spring to mind. But what isn’t quite so common knowledge is that shutters are far more than the standard horizontal panels with a vertical control handle. There is a class of shutters known as ‘clearview’ and are called such for their modern design that uses thinner yet equally effective panels without a vertical control handle to divide the middle. Instead, clearview ... 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

Hard Fiber or Soft Fabric : A Window Dressing Debate – Los Angeles Custom Windows Treatments

Posted on September 14, 2017 at 12:33 pm

Hard Fibers VS. Soft Fabrics In home design, specifically in the dressing of windows, there is a choice between soft fabrics and hard fibers and that choice is often the backbone of what will become your home’s entire aesthetic. Because windows are the vistas from which we view our lives, their appropriate adornment defines the aperture and tonality of any  room. What is a hard fiber window treatment? Hard fiber window treatments can be easily categorized as shutter-style treatments, though not all hard ... Continue Reading

Return to Nature: Organic Perspectives on Home Design : LOS ANGELES WINDOW TREATMENT

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 12:28 pm

  Above all the others, one trend that has become recurrent in interior design is the trend of naturalism. In today’s world where the effects of global warming are undeniable and solutions towards sustainable ways of business and life are debated upon a frenetic political and ecological stage, the urge to be environmentally conscious is palpable. For the past decade there has been a steady rise in clientele looking for materials and aesthetics that fit within the ‘green movement’. The movement is ... Continue Reading

Deny the Sunshine: The Beauty of Blackout Drapes: LA WINDOW TREATMENTS JACOBY

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 2:28 pm

  There are times when the most beautiful way to wake up is by the letting the early dawn light stream in through the curtains like Nature’s own personal concierge. But then there are times when the bed is too soft, sheets too warm and the comfort of rest far too delicious to abandon. Whether it is a holiday, weekend, sick day or just a plain day off from responsibilities, your rest and even more so your sleep is sacred time that ... Continue Reading