Posts Tagged ‘Window Treatments’

Decorating Tips for French Doors

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Whether used as a gateway to the backyard or as an interior divider separating the formal dining room or den, French doors are a lovely architectural element. At Metropolitan Window Fashions, we offer a range of options – both ready-made and custom – to create a beautiful look and enhance this style. For exterior-facing French […]

New Electronic Privacy Window Film For Privacy and Protection!

Friday, April 5th, 2013

When you’ve been selling custom window fashions and privacy shades for 80 years like Metropolitan Window Fashions has, it’s not often you see a ‘game-changing’ new product. Most customers need privacy and achieve that through shades and/or draperies. Energy efficiency and UV protection for you and your home furnishings is also a concern — and […]

Sliding Glass Door Design Options

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Here’s a good question we’ve gotten recently from a customer: “What do I do with my sliding glass doors if I don’t care for vertical blinds? Are there other options?” YES!!! Lots of them!!! Our decorating team suggests Luminette® Privacy Sheers, Duette® Vertiglide™ honeycomb shades and Skyline® Gliding Window Panels from Hunter Douglas. They are […]

Ready-Made Draperies Available Online at

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Metropolitan Window Fashions is  pleased to offer our catalog of readymade window fashions and accessories in this on-line shopping cart – To make shopping easier, we have categorized our items to allow you to search faster. We are a traditional “brick and mortar” store, with locations in North Plainfield and Paramus, New Jersey and […]

Monday, December 6th, 2010

#1.  Make your Window a Focal Point Every room needs a focal point for design.  If you have an exceptional painting or sculpture, that may do the trick. If not, remember, your custom window treatment is the one design feature created specifically for you.  A print or color treatment can set the tone for the […]

Cellular Shades, New Arrivals, Special Events

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

ENERGY SAVING WINDOW TREATMENTS According to the US Department of Energy, properly insulated window treatments can save 5-15% off your entire heating bill. Specials on Energy Saving Cellular Shades. THESE SHADES PAY FOR THEMSELVES! Prices start at $63 for a 24”x36” window. NEW ARRIVALS OF CURTAINS Flora Courtney Plaid “M” valances with cording. 75″wide x […]