A Cotswolds Conundrum – the ultimate dormer window challenge

Last Monday saw the Moghul fitting team heading down to the Cotswolds to two lovely period properties in Garford and Alvescot – and as is so typical with such period cottages, some very tricky dormer windows to dress. The Challenge: to the uninitiated, dormers are small windows that project from the roofline. A charming and ...

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Made to measure curtains for juliet balconies

Some blogs take a bit of careful consideration to put together. Others knock on the door persistently – crying to be released into the blogosphere.  Previously it’s been requests from our customers about voile roman blinds that came into this category, but this week it’s the curtaining predicaments raised by juliet balconies that have been ...

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Curtains and Blinds for Canary Wharf style developments

Stunning locations…Pan Peninsula Square, Canary Wharf is a typical example of the new build residential developments that have sprung up around London and other large cities around the UK in the last decade. The sophisticated architecture with its sleek lines and floor to ceiling aluminium framed windows creates a living space that is as stunning ...

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Staircase Curtains

One of our customers has a beautiful barn conversion in the heart of the Cotswolds. She’s recently refurbished a wing for B&B guests, and came up with the idea of hanging a curtain across the staircase to give guests staying in the upstairs part of the wing privacy from the rest of the house. Privacy ...

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Gathered Curtains Made To Measure Using Extra Deep Pencil Pleat Tape

Gathered curtains with a difference: A customer recently came to us with a very specific brief. A designer friend had suggested she have her curtains made with a gathered heading comprising 6 inch (145mm) pencil pleat tape set approx 3 inches (75mm) below the top of her curtains, to give the desired look for the ...

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Made to Measure Curtains for Bay Windows – taking on the ultimate challenge!

A customer got in contact with us before Christmas. Three years ago they had shutters installed in the sitting room of their West London house. Now shutters are great for privacy, but they aren’t very cosy in the evenings – and this was literally the case here, because our customers sash windows aren’t double glazed. ...

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