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

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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!