Five modern window treatments we love
Posted: 08 December 2017
No longer purely functional, window treatments have been given a new lease of life with innovative designs in gleaming finishes inspired by precious stones.
Aluminium blinds in Gold POR, Taylor BlindsGive your interiors a glamorous Art Deco feel with sumptuous fabrics and decorative additions infused with the Midas touch.
Yeti fabric in Emerald/Saffron/Stone from the Translucents 01 collection by Anthology R2 465/m (3m wide), Black FabricsJewel tones and pared-back accessories are an excellent way to create a cool, calm atmosphere reminiscent of the ocean.
Bi-folding Normandy shutters in Kiri wood with 89mm louvres R5 920/m2 (includes installation), American ShuttersThanks to the emergence of neutral wooden window treatments, you needn’t limit natural materials to your floors and furniture.
Aluminium louvre security shutters POR, TrellidorClean lines, a minimalist palette and just a hint of sparkle are all that you need to achieve a white-on-white aesthetic infused with strong geometric shapes.
Watsonia Security shutters in Matt Silk Grey R5 300/m2, Plantation ShuttersIf you like detailed offerings but don’t want your space to look over the top, embrace a moody monochrome colour scheme. Read more: Q&A with South Africa's top window treatment suppliers