Voile or textured?
Are you sitting at home, looking at your samples trying desperately to choose between seven shades of white? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there at some point. We are here to help you out!
Sheer curtains are made out of various lightweight fabrics each providing a different aesthetic look to a home.
Voile fabrics are fantastic lightweight option for a sheer curtain. They are highly accessible and come in a great selection of colours. The lightweight drape provides an elegant and timeless look. Perfect for any room, but particularly strong in a minimalist’s home
Voile is made with a high thread count which gives it the smooth, santin like texture, it also adds to the fabrics identifiably delicate look. Although voile sheers are delicate, they are incredibly durable and hold their colour well against the harsh Aussie sun.
A linen look or linen blend fabric will have substantially more texture than its voile counterpart and this is achieved with a boxed weave pattern which created dips and unique linings through the fabric. The weave style also creates a soft more matte finish which showcases the complete uniqueness of the texture.
Linen look fabrics like Odin and Avoca will provide an element of daytime privacy whilst still filling your home with diffused light. These fabrics will still allow breezes to pass through them to keep your home cool in the summer. Linen look fabrics are designed to be low maintenance and easy to care for.
Linen blends like Allusion and Antipodes have hypoallergenic and dust resistant qualities which make them very appealing. The fabric itself have a softer feel to it than a polyester fabric which ultimately provides an element of delicacy.
Woven fabrics are perfect to provide some texture to your home, they create a soft and homely look and can subtly pull together various elements in a room. So, if you love the Hamptons look this is the fabric style for you.
If you are still unsure about what decision to make or what will work for your décor, feel free to give us a call on 1300 301 368, or send us some photos at [email protected] we are always happy to help.