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Visit our Surbiton Showroom

For over 15 years, Lorraine Elizabeth curtains and blinds has been providing high-quality curtains and blinds from our showroom inside The Bed Post in Surbiton. Our Surbiton showroom features a vast selection of fabric books from leading suppliers. We offer a complete range of blinds, including Venetian, Roman, and roller blinds, with samples available for viewing. Contact

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The Undeniable Benefits of Bespoke Curtains and Blinds

Introduction: When it comes to home decor, every detail matters, and bespoke curtains are no exception. While off-the-shelf options offer convenience, the unparalleled advantages of custom-made curtains can transform your space into a haven of style and functionality. Let’s explore the myriad benefits of opting for bespoke curtains that go beyond mere window dressings.   Tailored to

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How to save on your heating bill with curtains and blinds

As energy bills rise everyone is looking for new ways to keep their energy bills down this winter. As at least 10% of the heat in our homes is lost through windows it’s a good idea to look at ways to reduce heat loss and your bills. Curtains provide approximately 2.5% in energy saving when closed at

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New Range of Emma Shipley Wilderie and Animalia Fabric Cushions

Our workrooms have been busy making up a new batch of cushions. Using the Fabrics from the Emma Shipley Animalia and Wilderie ranges. All available to view in our Surbiton show room or buy online via The Bed Post online store. Many more designs on their way……. New Range of cushions using Emma Shipley Animalia & Wilderie fabrics

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made to measure curtains for a patio door

How much does it cost to have curtains made to measure?

This is one of the most common questions we get asked……. “How much does it cost to have curtains made to measure?” Made to measure curtains can cost as little as £300, or as much as £1000+ Why such a big difference in price? Basically, it boils down to there being many factors that go into the

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Allusion blinds

What curtains or blinds for bifold doors?

With more and more people building extensions, either kitchen/diners or loft conversions, bifold doors are becoming more and more popular. There are many options for window dressings for bifold doors, simple curtains or voiles, roller blinds, perfect fit blinds or vertical blinds but we like the Allusion blinds. These offer a combination of the neatness of a vertical blind with the softness of a voile curtain.

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