Window Trends Blog

by Window Covering Gallery

 We just love decorating and creating custom window treatments.  Here on our blog, we'll be sharing up-to-date information on the latest trends in custom draperies, curtains, cornices, valances, blinds, and shutters.  Anything that has to do with window coverings and making your house your home.  Have a question?  We'd love to hear from you.  Just send us an email or give us a call.

Custom drapes over wood blinds on picture window

Selecting the Right Window Treatments

When it comes to decorating your home, one crucial aspect that often gets overlooked is window treatments (also referred to as window coverings.) These seemingly small details can significantly impact the overall look and feel of a room. Beyond aesthetics though, the right window treatments offer functional

Roman Shades with Stationery Drapery Panels

Introduction to Window Treatments

Welcome to the wonderful world of window coverings! Many people take window coverings for granted but they do so much more than just look pretty. They're like the superheroes of home decor, keeping your space stylish and practical at the same time!  So, let's break it down. 

Stylish Window Treatment Ideas for a Child’s Room

Window Treatment Ideas Child’s Room

Choosing curtains for kids’ rooms is a challenging task. You need a cost-effective solution that not only looks great but is safe for children. Not to mention, a child’s preference changes like the wind—what they liked today will be completely different a few month's from now.

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Choosing Fabric for Draperies or Curtains

I’ve been sewing curtains and draperies for almost all my life and the number one thing most people say they have trouble with is choosing the fabrics to match their decor.  Having done this for so long, choosing fabrics comes so naturally to me that I’ve come up with a system that really seems to work well.

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Window Covering Trends in 2023

Window covering trends change with the times, as new products are invented and as materials go in and out of style. In the last several years, window coverings have become smart. In addition to their beauty and durability, smart window coverings are functional and convenient. With the touch of a button, they create a comfortable and attractive environment inside. 
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Top Living Room Window Treatment Trends

Choosing living room window treatments is an exciting adventure. Following current window treatment trends allows you to add the final touch of elegance to the room with a style that compliments your décor. You’ll add a focal point to your room with a functional,

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Choosing Drapery Pleat Styles for Your Home

Pleated drapes are a fun way to dress up your window, but not all pleats are the same. When choosing drapery pleats, you have a lot of options to add different looks to your window. Depending on the pleat style you choose, you’re able to combine the pleats with

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Window Treatments for Corner Windows

Picking window treatments for corner windows can be a challenging task. With the windows right next to one another, you want the covering to complement both windows without making the corner look awkward or bulky. Although it can be challenging to choose

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Top 4 Mistakes to Avoid Hanging Curtains

Curtains are an amazing way to enhance the look of a room, but common mistakes when hanging the curtains results in a disastrous look. Poorly hung curtains will turn a completely stunning room into disarray because the curtains will stand out…and, not in a good way.

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Kitchen Window Treatments for a Modern Look

Adding modern window treatments to your kitchen instantly brightens up the space and transforms the overall feeling of the room. With a modern design, you’ll draw attention to the kitchen’s windows, making them an icon of the room for a beautiful

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Choosing Window Treatments to Conserve Energy

One of the best features of window treatments is not just their look, but their ability to help conserve energy. Now, there are many different types of window coverings to reduce heat loss during winter while reducing incoming heat during the summer.

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Common Mistakes when Buying Window Coverings

Picking out window treatments for your home is exciting. A simple change of your coverings can really freshen up your home, which makes us all too eager to choose a window covering. This eagerness often becomes your own worst enemy, causing you to make 

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