News from the world of curtains, blinds and interiors

Do you need curtains and / or blinds in time for Christmas?

Here is a friendly reminder to all our customers that we are fast are approaching the final weeks for placing orders for made to measure curtains and blinds to be fitted in time for Christmas. This is one of our busiest times of the year as…

Calling North West Londoners! Free curtains and blinds Home Consultation

This summer, the Prêt à Vivre team is offering free curtains and blinds Home Consultation Sessions with one of our interior designers to residents of NW6 and NW10. This offer from our All Saints Road showroom extends to the Queen’s Park,…

Cassette Blinds and Zip Blinds – when a regular blackout blind is not enough!

At this time of the year, many people are experiencing issues with excessive sunlight in various rooms in the home. Last week we talked about blackout blinds for sunny bedrooms to alleviate problems with waking up too early. In most cases…

Waking up too early? Blackout Blinds mean lighter brighter mornings don’t have to keep you and the kids awake

Having a bedroom that gets the morning sun can be a little annoying for sensitive sleepers at this time of the year as the dawn breaks ever earlier. We get lots of enquiries from light sleepers and from parents with young children. Very…

Introducing Anais – a random dyed yarn and just one of our many exciting new fabrics

We have recently added as many as 17 exciting new fabrics to our fabric range. Many of these are already available to view in our 4 London showrooms, where you can see them actually made up as curtains or blinds. Over the coming weeks, we look…

North West London Blinds – Diffusing the light in NW10 and NW6

We cover an increasing number of curtains and blinds projects for customers in North West London, particularly around NW10 and NW6 – the Kilburn, Kensal Green and Queens Park areas. One very common question that comes up is what type of blinds…

For Curtains and Blinds North West London, visit our Prêt à Vivre Showroom on All Saints Road

Did you know that from our curtains and blinds showroom at number 20, All Saints Road in London W11, we cover most West London postcodes? The West London and North West London postcodes we cover include: NW6 – Kilburn and Queen’s…

Window Treatments? Where ever you are in London, Prêt à Vivre can help!

North, South, East or West, we have London covered with four London curtains and blinds show rooms. We like to make the process of Window Treatments as easy as possible for our customers. With an emphasis on personal service, we take care of…

Blinds for your Kitchen Window

Even though kitchen windows can be a challenge, getting the right blinds especially when you have a kitchen window over the sink, can make all the difference. In this case, a Roman blind with twin inset borders positively lifts the entire…

Curtains for two windows close together

We get a lot of queries from our customers on choosing curtains for two windows close together or side by side on the same wall. It is not always obvious how to dress two windows in the same room. The task becomes even more challenging when…