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So Many Choices for Roman Shades, Part 3

In addition to classic and hobbled, there are other styles of Roman shades. We have the London shade, relaxed Roman, Austrian shade, balloon shades, and the mock Roman. London shade: There are several styles of London shades (sometimes called dog ear shades), as you can see …

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Helpful Tips For The Use Of Drapery Lining

The question is often asked, to line or not to line? The use of drapery lining has benefits both aesthetically and functionally. Lining custom draperies adds a richer, lusher look, and it’s very important to help protect the main fabric from fading, fraying and moisture damage. …

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How to be Creatively Artistic? Try a Feathered Valance

A young artist is the client of the month! She’s incredibly creative and expresses her artistic talent not only in painting, but she’s also an amazing dancer, she loves animals, and she has a collection of masks displayed on the wall representing the Central American …

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PRESS RELEASE – Gailani Designs Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017

SUSAN GAILANI of Naperville Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017 Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World [Naperville, Illinois], January 20, 2017 – Gailani Designs of Naperville has won “Best Of Customer …

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Ten useful tips for designing a romantic master bed room

Speaking of Love … and Dreaming of Romance? Because of Valentine’s Day, I generally use the February blog as an opportunity to talk about bedrooms. I’m not sure about you, but I believe bedrooms should be romantic, comfortable and restful. They should provide a sense …

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Top Ways to Make Your Dining Room Special

Do you want the expected or the unexpected in your dining rooms? Lovely evenings are spent in dining rooms of all varieties, but I would like to share several photos that illustrate the unexpected, creative use of fabric in dining rooms.         …

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