Roman Blind Styles

Terry Baskeyfield | Posted

Different Roman Blind Styles

It’s easy to see why roman blinds have become such a popular and stylish window addition that in its own way just tops off the finishing look to any newly decorated home interiors. Coming in a mixture of fresh vibrant colours and intricately designed patterns, these blinds make for extremely detailed and eye catching window embellishments that compliment a rooms overall look and style which is sure to make them a key talking piece when visitors are around .

If you want to bring a bit of classic roman blind style into your home there are a variety of different styles available to you to try something a little different. Rather than simply coming in their standard style of flat blinds roman blinds also come available in both relaxed and hobbled styles, so if you’re scratching your head what the differences between each one then here is a small helpful guide to fill you in.

Flat roman blinds style

Style one is the flat roman blinds made to measure to your exact requirements, these are a standard style of roman blinds that are available in many specialist blind stores across the UK both locally and online. These blinds in particular are pleated in measured sections meaning that when drawn they can be evenly adjusted to the desired length with ease and as the blind is raised each pleat folds within itself creating a tidy, simplistic and fuss free look.

Relaxed roman blinds style

Moving onto style two which like the name implies these “relaxed roman blinds” are exactly as they look, in comparison to the standard flat roman blind that are very linear in its look the relaxed style of blind is slightly the opposite. At either side of this blind in particular where the pleated sections gather when drawn, a loose crescent shaped drape is formed in the middle creating organic folds in the fabric that make for a very elegant and sophisticated look that mimicking the effect you can achieve with stylised curtains.

Hobbled roman blinds style

Lastly style three is the “hobbled” style of roman blind; this set in particular is slightly different from both the relaxed and standard flat blind types. Being a much more intricate type of roman blind they are often referred to as a waterfall blind, this is simply because of the number of draped “waterfall like” folds that are created and maintained whether the blind is either drawn upwards or lowered down in the chosen window space.

Now that we’ve covered all three roman blind styles it’s intriguing to know the unique qualities to each of these stylish roman blind looks and this may give you inspiration to come up with fresh ideas as to how you could bring them into your own home. All three is sure to compliment any interiors styling you choose whether vintage shabby chic to much more modern and sophisticated styles. We hope you found this roman blinds styles guide helpful and with such variety of styles to choose from the possibilities are endless.

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