Upholstery Fabric: How Do I Choose?

At ABC Blind & Drapery, our services include both furniture upholstery and reupholstery. We’ve covered what items would benefit from a fabric update, but there is a particular question we have yet to address, “How do I choose the right upholstery fabric for my piece?” To Upholster or To Not Upholster It is important that… Read More >

Serving Kirby Hall School

ABC Blind and Drapery has been in business since 1947 and we have worked with our fair share of Austinites over the years. We’ve had the opportunity to provide draperies for locals all over the city, movie and television sets like Friday Night Lights, institutions of higher education like Austin Community College, the University of… Read More >

Custom Bedding from Eastern Accents

Our company motto is “Consider the Possibilities” for a reason. The community continues to come to us for their window treatment needs because we continue to give them new and exciting options. When we tell our clients that the sky is the limit, we’re prepared to back it up. Not only do we have a… Read More >

Pet-Proof Window Treatments

Any homeowner with pets knows that with your new best friend comes a number of things to be considered, and certain sacrifices to be made. Whether you own a cat or a dog, you have to ask yourself, “can they get into this?” or something along those lines before bringing any new pets into your… Read More >

Window Treatment Trends for 2017

Our choice of window treatment reflects our personal taste, from the style of clothing we buy to the color palettes we choose for our home. Our motto at ABC Blind & Drapery is to consider the possibilities, which means being prepared when our clients come across something they absolutely love. We’re continuously researching what’s new in… Read More >

Decorating Small Rooms: Make a Room Feel Bigger

When decorating small rooms, you may want to make them feel bigger. There are several changes you can make from an interior design standpoint that greatly impact the feel of a space. A common issue that can seem impossible to overcome is how to make a room seem bigger than it actually is. While purchases may… Read More >

DIY Blinds: 3 Reasons Why ABC Blind & Drapery is Better

Are DIY blinds (do it yourself blinds) a viable alternative to professional blinds? When hiring a professional service of any kind, you are trusting that the company’s expertise will produce a higher quality result than if you were to do it yourself. While we often share home hacks and ways to handle certain projects yourself,… Read More >

Things to do for a Great Austin Christmas

Now that the Christmas decorations are up, it is time for the Austin Christmas festivities to begin! Here is our guide to celebrating the holidays in Austin during the month of December. Elf Outdoor Movie Night w/ Duchman Family Winery Your $20 ticket gets you a glass of their featured wine for the evening in… Read More >

The Spirit of Giving and the Holidays at ABC

Holidays and the spirit of giving go hand in hand. Over the years, ABC Blind and Drapery has worked with several different non-profit organizations to help support them in their mission. The need varies from service, time and financial donations – but the common goal is to improve the lives of others. In 2015, we… Read More >

Thanksgiving Table Setting Ideas

Thanksgiving is almost upon us and we’re thinking about doing something a little different this year – Thanksgiving table setting ideas! We all have our standard dining room table set-up when we have company, but the holidays call for something special. We’ve rounded up our favorite tips from lifestyle bloggers to create a space that… Read More >