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Fabric Covers for Outside Living Spaces

Outdoor living is one of the greatest things about life in Australia. We love our barbecues and entertaining on the deck. In Melbourne, unpredictable weather, high winds and freak hailstorms can put a ...
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Block Out Curtains Help You Save On Your Energy Bill

If you’re spending an extraordinary amount of money on heating and cooling, contemplate installing block out curtains in your home. In this article, we’re exploring the environmental and ...
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Correct Cutting Methods for Window Coverings

When you’re looking into an upgrade for your windows, it’s imperative to get your measurements and cutting right the first time. Otherwise, you could end up spending double. In this ...
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Curtains vs. Blinds

What’s the Difference? It might be obvious to some but there is a difference between curtains and blinds that needs to be addressed before their relative strengths and weaknesses can be ...
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Tips for Cleaning Your Curtains & Drapes

Once you’ve chosen your window covering design, it can be extremely frustrating to watch them gather dust and deteriorate. We’ve put together this helpful guide to maintaining and cleaning ...
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FAQs for Block out Blinds and Curtains

What Are Block out Blinds and Curtains? Block out blinds and curtains block out the sun, form heat barriers and can even reduce noise. They come in a few forms, from 100% blackout and thermal block ...
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The Long & Short of Correct Measurements

In today’s age, nearly all windows are different. There might be a few standard sizes, but there is an ever-increasing quantity of custom windows out there. When you combine different windows ...
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Colour Palette - Which Curtains Work Well With My Wall Colour?

Window furnishings play a very important role in the way a space feels. They have the most impact on how natural light is distributed and can frame both the internal and external environments. Your ...
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Custom Curtains vs. Ready Made

So you’ve decided to upgrade your window dressings! Well done. Good curtains and blinds look amazing, can help to insulate your home and shield your furniture from the harsh sunlight of ...
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What Style of Curtains Best Suit Your Home?

Today, Curtains Direct & Blinds are going to take some of the stress out of choosing the right curtains for your place. There is a range of different options to choose from, so we’re going ...
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5 Benefits of Padded Pelmets

Choosing the right sort of window furnishings for your Melbourne home can be tricky business. From venetians to lace and sheers through to rollers and screens – there are just so many to choose ...
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Custom Made and Designed Blinds: The Best Choice

In this day and age, individuality is everything. Everything that we choose for our lives helps to define us – our cars, our work, our friends, our clothes and our accessories. The inside of our ...
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5 Things Home Owners Need to Know About Window Furnishings

Whether you own your own home or you are renting it out, there are a few things that you need to know about window furnishings. The correct window dressings can make or break the look, feel and vibe ...
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5 Alternative Ways to Keep Your Place Warm in Winter

Winter has come with a vengeance, and Melbourne is the best place to be in the colder months. With its cosy cafes, hole-in-the-wall bars and metropolitan vibe – there’s plenty to enjoy. ...
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Lace and Sheers: Elegance and Privacy

When it comes time to choose a window furnishing for your Melbourne property, there are a number of factors to consider. Insulation, aesthetic, cost, ease of use, practicality and privacy are all ...
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8 Summer Curtain Ideas to Rejuvenate Your Rooms

Clothes stores and gyms are always overflowing in summer – people want to look and feel their best as the days get longer, the nights get warmer, and everyone gets friendlier. But summer ...
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5 Tips for Creating a Glamorous Room on a Budget

The way you decorate a room can bring new life to your home and redefine your style. This is great in theory but when you can spend hundreds of dollars on a throw pillow, decorating starts to look ...
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Being Bold with Your Drapes

If your home is looking more old than bold then it might be time for some interior decoration. A coat of paint or some new furniture might do the job for a while but chances are your rooms will need a ...
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Beyond Air-Con - Better Ways to Cool Your Home This Summer

Melbourne has a reputation for being cold, but locals know it can also get brutally hot. As the mercury rises this summer, don’t just rely on air-con. Here are some elegant cooling solutions for ...
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Creating a Focal Point in Your Room - Do it with Drapes!

Windows are every room’s best friend, creating light, space and a sense of openness. They are an insight into the outside world, perfectly complementing every style and sensibility. It might ...
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When Experience Matters - Why Choose Professional Curtain Installation

Sometimes there’s nothing better than the feeling of doing something yourself. When you open up that tough jar of pickles or you finally get around to completing that ‘to-do’ list ...
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How to Lighten Up Your Home with Window Coverings

If your family home is starting to look more like a dungeon then it’s probably time to let the light shine in! Making the most of natural light can make your rooms seem larger, your colours seem ...
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Enhance Your Home with Style - The Ins and Outs of Insulated Curtains

When it comes to keeping warm the first thing that you think of probably isn’t your curtains. These stylish window furnishings are an interior designer’s best friend. They make any room ...
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