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4 Tips for Getting Started on Your Designer Window Treatments

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When you want to add design impact in a room, a great place to start is with your windows. Custom drapes are a versatile tool for adding a pop of color, a sense of drama, or a soft layer of seasonal (or long-term) color. There is no shortage of inspiration to get you excited about adding designer window treatments to your home. Here are a few tips to get you started on your own one-of-a-kind

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Custom Velvet Drapes: 5 Reasons We Love Them

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If it’s bold and stylish window treatments you seek, you can’t go wrong with custom velvet drapes. Synonymous with softness and royalty, velvet curtains provide a one-of-a-kind finishing touch for your windows. They’re far from one-note, though — you can choose from a number of different styles and types of velvet, including mohair, silk, solids, crushed, and devoré (a.k.a. burnout velvet drapes). While velvet drapes are best-known for their soft and sumptuous fabric, there are

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Make a Statement with Custom Patterned Drapes

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While some fabric window treatments fade into the background (like simple sheers and neutrals), custom patterned drapes do just the opposite: They insist on being seen. Of course, because bold prints can go out of style, sometimes would-be pattern-lovers shy away from them. With the help of a professional drapery designer at Strickland’s Home, though, you can create drapes with a timeless color scheme and pattern. If you’re considering custom patterned curtains for your home,

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Elevate Your Home Design with Custom Silk Drapes

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  Elevate Your Home Design with Custom Silk Drapes Made with one of the most delicate and lightweight fabrics, custom silk drapes are at the height of elegance and sophistication. While professionally-tailored custom drapes look effortlessly beautiful, their careful construction requires decades of design wisdom and sewing prowess. That’s where our designers at Strickland’s Home can help you perfect your window treatment design. Here are a few ways custom silk drapes can elevate your space:

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Designers Share Their Best-Kept Secrets for Drapery Design

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With thousands of fabric patterns, intricate trim, layering, pooling, hardware, and more, custom drapery design is a complex art and science. But at Strickland’s Home, we have your windows covered. Our designers have decades of experience and will happily help you discover the perfect fabric window treatments for your personal aesthetic and style. Here, we share a round-up of some of the best-kept secrets from the industry’s leading interior designers and decorators to help inspire

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