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Plantation shutters? Mini-blinds? Cafe curtains? Formal draperies?

Homeowners’ options in regard to window treatments for their homes are extensive, which can make outfitting home interiors challenging for novice decorators.


The Rolar Blinds do three things. They harness the energy of the sun, they cut the glare of the sun out during the day, keeping your indoors ambient, and they look absolutely gorgeous while they do the above two.


There are so many ways to bring golden charm into a room. Cabinet handles, trim on draperies and upholstery fabrics, a display of gilded bowls or vases are small gestures that will uplift a space and make it feel special. For a big impact, walls layered in shades of gold are enveloping, evoking thoughts of the past, peaceful and familiar. The walls shown here have been finished with a gold metallic from Benjamin Moore Studio Finishes.

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by Elizabeth Hoppe • January 2, 2018

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The fourth-generation window coverings company was recently recognized as one of the top family businesses in the state for its innovative mindset and 78-year success story.

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by Cynthia Henry, Real Estate Editor

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Floral prints. Add color and cheer to your home with big florals, which convey optimism. Put them atop a dark, moody background, and you have a compelling focal point for a neutral wall. In 2018, Zillow says, look for a floral comeback in “heavily saturated, big-blossomed finishes” in draperies, chairs, and throw pillows.

We wanted to send a shout out to Little Friends... Check out their holiday market this weekend in Naperville on Washington Street, featuring shutters donated by us. They make them look better than ever before, perfect for the holiday season!!!


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