Window Treatments

Get the Look: Pre-Painted Bamboo Blinds Thumbnail

Remember those bamboo blinds that I hand-painted last summer for my mother’s patio? Yesterday, I stumbled upon bamboo blinds with a similar style pre-painted on them at World Market. It is available in warm colors (red, orange and cream) and a cooler palette (blue, green and yellow). And even better, they cost less than what [...]

Solving a Big Window Problem with Little Money Thumbnail

When my family moved closer to the city, I lost my office — as in the room with 4 walls and a door that I could hole myself up in when I really needed to focus on work. Now, my office space resides in the sunroom that is right off the living room and one [...]

More Amy Butler Loveliness: New Organic Bedding, Shower Curtains & Window Treatments Thumbnail

SALE ALERT! Amy Butler bedding (including the bedding shown below) is currently on sale at Rue La La for 40-60% off! If you’re not a member of the site, you’ll have to sign up to take advantage of the sale. Signing up is free! Sale ends 11/23 at 11 a.m. EST. (aff) If it seems [...]

Pull Out Your Irons: Simple No-Sew Curtain Panels Thumbnail

I am regularly inspired by decorating duo Sherry & John Petersik of Young House Love. However, it is pretty rare that I can put that inspiration to good use in my own home. So after my search for fun, organic window treatments for Ja’Naya’s room turned up only solid curtains and drapes, I decided I’d [...]

Winsome Windows: Bethany Organic Voile Sheer Drapes Thumbnail

The floral pattern on these Bethany sheer drapes from Pottery Barn isn’t really my style. So why am I posting about them? There is a point, I promise you. Second to naked walls, one thing I absolutely hate living with is naked windows. A room just doesn’t feel complete without window treatments of some kind. [...]