Voiles or net curtains

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Left:  Don’t just think of nets and voiles as being white, the black voiles for these bi-fold doors are to dim the lighting in a south-facing media room without blocking the view.  They are fixed on discreet ceiling fix tracks which don’t get in the way of the opening mechanism on the doors yet can


Eyelet headings

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This is the bold and fun fabric chosen from one of my collection of books for a north facing kitchen to brighten it up.  The eyelets use a little less fabric than is required for gathered or pleated curtains, which means they stack back out of the way conveniently when the patio doors are open.

Needlework tapestry cushion

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Tapestry kits take hours to make and require a good deal of skill.  This Kaffe Fassett aubergine is a lovely example and I was asked to make it into a cushion for a Christmas present.  It’s so lovely I wanted to share it with everyone!