Throwback window treatments are having a moment, and it’s not just airstream trailers and mid-century homes that are benefiting from this style trends. These admittedly retro styles have a timeless quality that makes them a chic way to add a bit of personality, sophistication and whimsical nostalgia to your interiors. Here are our favorite retro treatments primed for a 2018 comeback.
Woven Wood Shades
The northwest has always loved an outdoorsy motif, and the recent trend of creating an indoor area with outdoorsy details has solidified Portland’s status as a hopelessly trendy city. Woven wood shades, a delightful vintage inspired treatment was heralded by trendspotters in 2017 as an interior detail worth exploring in 2018.
We’re not talking about stiff, yellowing-at-the-edges roller blinds, we’re talking bold printed textiles, rich, opulent textures and brash, dynamic color. Roller shades are also an affordably chic alternative to more opulent retro inspired window treatments.
Extravagant drapes have moved beyond dated hotel rooms an into the residences of some of the trendiest designers in town. Instead of stiff, monotone textiles, explore pleated drapes in flocked fabrics, ultra soft wools or bold, powerful prints.
Shop these window treatment styles and more in Bolliger Window Fashions’ online showroom.