Rita's Custom Drapery Blog
March 2, 2021
Many people would simply say that curtains should “cover the windows.” While that is true to an extent, it is really an oversimplification of how to choose the size of custom curtains in Dallas. Yes, they should cover the windows, but should they extend past the windowsill? If they do, how far should they go beyond the sill? Let’s talk about five popular curtain lengths and the situations for which they are appropriate.(more…)
February 28, 2021
Summer is right around the corner! Hopefully, the pandemic will be under control by then, and you will be able to have guests over to your home. Are you ready to show them world-class hospitality? One of the ways in which you can do so is by having a comfortable outdoor entertainment area. Let’s talk about how custom upholstery in Dallas and other styling tips can help you turn your home into the neighborhood’s most-loved summertime party spot.(more…)
January 2, 2021
Are you thinking about updating your window treatments in Dallas? There are endless possibilities out there, from simple, minimalist looks to looks that feature a more formal, dramatic flair. Whatever your personal preferences are, there is probably a current trend to match it. Let’s talk about some of the hottest styles in window treatments in 2021.(more…)
November 3, 2020
Your window treatments can tie your décor together and put that perfect finishing touch on your interior design. Unfortunately, a misstep in choosing window treatments could have the opposite effect, resulting in a disharmonious look that prevents your home from reaching its aesthetic potential. What can you do to find the perfect custom drapery in Dallas or other type of window treatment? Let’s discuss some of the primary factors you should consider before you make a choice.(more…)
October 19, 2020
Are you thinking about refreshing your home’s interior, or are you trying to figure out how to decorate your new place? In either case, you have a fun task ahead of you. However, you might also find it a little challenging to put together a space that is comfortable, beautiful, and a complement for your unique style. Check out the following tips on interior design in Richardson; they may be the inspiration you need to create your dream home.
September 26, 2020
On average, the Dallas area enjoys more than 200 days of sun each year. Plus, our relatively warm climate means that we can take advantage of the great outdoors during virtually any season. Fall is the perfect time to revamp your property’s outdoor space! You will face a number of decisions as you strive to create a setting that is a comfortable, beautiful extension of your home. One of those decisions is regarding which type of fabric you will use for your custom cushions and other outdoor upholstery projects. Let’s talk about why Sunbrella is the ideal choice.
August 24, 2020
Many people believe that curtains and custom drapes in Dallas are the same thing. Even some professional interior design experts have been known to use the two terms interchangeably. However, while there are many similarities between these two types of window treatments, there are also some distinct differences. Let’s discuss what those differences are and how you can decide whether drapes or curtains are better for your home.
July 3, 2020
When most people think of different styles of custom drapery in Dallas, they think about different fabrics, patterns, textures, and weights. However, they often do not consider the top of the drapes: the header. There are many different header styles, each with its own unique flair. In this blog post, we’ll briefly describe some those styles so you will be in a better position to choose the one that best suits your taste.(more…)
June 21, 2020
You may have spent considerable time decorating your home’s interior spaces. Perhaps you have a comfortable living room, a modern kitchen, an elegant dining room, and a relaxing bedroom. But when was the last time you thought about outdoor living design in Dallas? In this blog post, we’ll discuss some reasons why you should make the effort to create a welcoming area outside your home.
May 3, 2020
Are you getting ready to update the window treatments in your home? It can be easy to focus so much on your custom drapery in Dallas that you do not give much thought to the hardware that will complement it. But hardware is an essential element in making your windows look their best! In this brief guide, we’ll discuss some of the keys to choosing the ideal hardware to go with your fabulous new drapes.(more…)