Stylish and customizable window coverings to soften any room in the house
Add warmth to modern environments with Graber’s Wood Bay shutters. Slanted louvers allow for air and daylight to flow through while blocking solar gain. They’re available in a range of North American hardwoods, each treated to prevent warping. At Primetime Paints & Paper, 299 Queen St E
Shade-o-Matic’s Shadow Magic curtain can be adjusted to achieve privacy, illumination or a balance of both. Part shade, part horizontal blinds, the dust-resistant covering features a central vane that tilts to allow in the desired amount of light. At Alleen’s, 444 Yonge St
The elegant Wave curtain by Silent Gliss glides out in a seamless ripple motion on a motorized track. Known for its super-quiet operation, the latest-generation 5600 system rolls fabric out at a speed of 21 centimetres per second. At Brading Specialty Shades, 3206 Yonge St
Altex’s super-minimalist roller shades are the perfect complement to clean, contemporary rooms. Choose from a variety of opaque, translucent and transparent fabrics for any level of privacy. At Amazing Window Fashions, 7695 Jane St, Unit 7
Silhouette by Hunter Douglas encloses an adjustable vane between two sheer fabric panels to diffuse harsh rays into ambient light. With PowerView Motorization, the UV-blocking shades can be scheduled to adjust throughout the day. At Night & Day Window Decor, 1075 Yonge St
Originally published in Issue 4, 2016 as Stuff: Throwing Shade.