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How to dress a window?

With so many options to choose from to dress a window, how do you dress a window? Window Wear Etc. can help you uncover the best solution to meet your design needs. We will help you explore your options, make suggestions, help you choose a style, pattern, and color that will serve your needs long term.

Window treatments for your home are an investment that should last you 10 or more years to come. We can help you choose wisely to get the most from your hard earned dollars.

We can help you with shades, blinds, shutters, draperies, valances, and more. We carry brand names you can count on like Hunter Douglas, Kirsch, Norman Shutters, Horizon Window Fashions, and Lafayette Interior Fashions. We also carry fabric lines from Kravet, Fabricut, Fabricade, Kasmir, Stout, Norbar, Maxwell, and more to help you choose the perfect fabric for the perfect look for your home.

We handle everything from the initial consultation to the final installation. Call us today for your free consultation and let’s get started.

Serving Schenectady, Albany, Saratoga, and Rensselaer counties since 2003!



Solera Soft Shades by Hunter Douglas

Hunter Douglas’ Solera Soft Shades combine a soft sculptured look with a unique cellular construction that provides drama and sophistication at the window. Solera Soft Shades feature a complete fabric offering with both woven and non-woven options in fashion forward colors, textures, and patterns. With five fabric styles and 31 colorways you can be certain to discover a look that feels just right for your décor. Every style is available in light filtering and room darkening fabrics. Choose your operating system for cordless, retractable cords, continuous loop, or remote control. Headrails are fabric wrapped providing a sleek uniform look. I’ve fallen in love with Solera Soft shades and I think you will too! If you would like to learn more about this product for your home, call us today at 518/355-0063 for questions or to make a complimentary in-home appointment.

Solera Soft Shades by Hunter Douglas

Solera Soft Shades by Hunter Douglas

Ribbed Roman Shades

Ribbed Roman Shades provide the ultimate window dressing for a tailored no fuss look. No need for a separate shade or blind, a valance or even a curtain. Roman shades provide all of that and more! Pictured here is a cordless two-on-one ribbed roman shade. Each shade operates independently of the other. Note the valance is fabricated as one to give continuity to the design. No ugly dangling cords either! With an endless selection of fabrics to choose from  we can help you choose the perfect fabric for your design in the comfort of your home. We come to you!

Cordless two-on-one headrail Ribbed Roman Shade

Cordless two-on-one headrail Ribbed Roman Shade

Relaxed roman shade solutions for your windows

Sheer unlined fabrics in a solid, print, or embroidered design (as shown here) used for a relaxed roman shade or relaxed roman valance will soften your windows. This is a great solution when you want to mount a treatment inside the window without losing much of your light. A café style shutter is mounted on the bottom half of the window for privacy.


Relaxed Roman sheer with bead trim

Flat Roman Shade in Floral Fabric

Just installed! Flat roman shade, lined with continuous cord loop to operate. Flat Roman ShadeFloral fabric in several colors brings interest to this large kitchen window. There are a total of 4 shades throughout the kitchen. Window seat and chair cushions were made from the same fabric to compliment the room, previously posted. Like this?


Flat Roman Shades in Fabricut Embroidered Fabric

Just installed! CORDLESS fabric roman shades with valances.  Notice how the shell tassels add an organic touch to the linen blend fabric from Fabricut. This simple design is enhanced by using a floral embroidered fabric in this client’s kitchen. Her remark? “I love it!”

Cordless Fabric Roman Shades

Cordless Fabric Roman Shades

Soften your windows with gathered tab top drapes

Gathered tab top draperies offer an elegant option to stationary panels. FabrGathered Tap Top Drapes with roman shadeic wrapped around the gathered tabs allow you to introduce another color or pattern in your drapery design. Here you see silk panels which are lined and interlined to protect the silk and give the drapes body. Paired with a custom made roman shade and stunning hardware, the look is just beautiful! Call us for a complimentary consultation in the comfort of your home and let us help you find the perfect solution for your window needs.

Are Vignette Modern Roman Shades right for your home?

The sleek simple and beautiful folds of Vignette Modern Roman Shades from Hunter Douglas may be the perfect solution for your windows. Traditional, Tiered and Tailored in 15 fabrics, 102 fabric/colorations to choose from, and 5 operating systems addresses your various window treatment needs. Room darkening, light filtering? It’s all available with a lifetime warranty! Vertical versions available for your sliding or French doors. Elegant and simple.

Vignette Modern Roman Shades from Hunter Douglas

Vignette Modern Roman Shades from Hunter Douglas