• 10

    New Premises!

    It’s been quite a while since my last blog post…I’ve mostly been updating customers through social media, as my updates are usually photos of recent work. However, I now...

    Read More
  • Lampshade Workshop

    Drum Lampshade Workshop

    We are very excited to be part of the Lifestyle Pop Up Event at Compton McRae in November. As well as taking a table selling gorgeous soft furnishings and...

    Read More
  • 04

    Roman Blind Quick Fixes

    Roman Blinds are now made with child safety very much at the forefront of design. The headrails have chains that pop out if pulled too hard – for example,...

    Read More
  • 13

    Moving to Dorset and the South West of England?

    If you’re thinking of moving to Dorset, then you have made a great choice of county! When my family moved back to the UK after years of living in...

    Read More
  • mobile fabric library

    NEW! Mobile Fabric Library

    This month has been really exciting for me. I have purchased a new van which has been transformed into an amazing mobile fabric library. Mobile Fabric Library The van...

    Read More
  • Bespoke vs ready made curtains

    Bespoke vs. Ready-Made Curtains

    What is the difference between bespoke curtains and ready-made curtains? I was recently asked what the difference is between what I ‘do’, i.e. bespoke curtains and what you can...

    Read More
  • Bonded Blackout

    Interlining – A Brief Guide

    Curtain Interlining Properties Interlining is the piece of fabric that is sandwiched between the fabric and the back lining. It gives the curtain extra weight to help it drape...

    Read More
  • passementerie


    Passementerie [pas-men-tree; French pahs-mahn–tree] noun – trimming of braid, cord, bead, etc., in any of various forms. Passementerie is the term used to describe all the little extra trimmings we use to embellish soft furnishings. You’ll see a lot of passementerie...

    Read More
  • 17

    Roman Blind Safety

    Roman Blind Safety is a very important consideration when buying new blinds. The Government has brought into force some strict health and safety guidelines that suppliers of blinds need...

    Read More
  • Spring Crocus

    Spring is in the air. Time for Change!

    Spring is in the Air; it’s a time for change. Flowers are blooming and your garden is coming back to life. The evenings are longer and you can open...

    Read More