FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
If the answer to your Question is not below, please either email us or call us on Tel: 01274 588079.
Q. Can I Order Samples of Fabrics or Wallpapers?
A. Yes, we would always recommend that you have seen the fabric/wallpaper in person before placing your order. This can be in a pattern book from a local stockist or by ordering samples. Samples are charged at £2.00 for up to 4 and take approx. 3-8 working days to arrive to a standard UK address, provided the samples are in stock. You will be notified by email if your sample/s are out of stock, or discontinued, and at this time you can choose to wait for the sample or select an alternative.
Q. How long will my Fabric or Wallpaper take to arrive?
A. Orders are usually delivered within 2-5 working days, to a Standard UK area, provided your selected items are in stock. You will be notified by email if your item is out of stock, or delayed, and at this time you can choose to wait for the item, select an alternative or cancel your order for a full refund. Certain Brands do offer an Express Delivery, please get in touch for more information.
Q. How long will my Tailor Made items take to arrive?
A. Delivery is usually 2-4 weeks providing your chosen fabric is in stock at the time of placing your order. If the fabric is out of stock, you will be contacted and at this time you can choose to wait for the item, select an alternative or cancel your order for a full refund. We would recommend that you book not book a fitter until the order has arrived. If you would like to discuss further please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Please note; during busy periods such as Christmas delivery may be slightly longer than usual.
Q. How can I find out if the fabric I want is suitable for upholstery?
A. Each fabric will have the manufacturer’s intended uses as part of the product details. If the fabric you are interested in can be used for upholstery we would recommend you get in touch to discuss your order further. Our sales team will discuss the intended use of the fabric and ask for the quantity you are looking to receive. They will then investigate whether the fabric is suitable for your needs and discuss any additional information. Please note; the majority of fabrics on our website are priced for non-FR Treated stock. There may be an additional charge if the fabric requires further treatment to make it compliant.
Q. Can you tell me how much fabric I need to order?
A. If you get a quotation on our site, this will give you the fabric quantity we would use based on our own Workroom. This will give you a good guide, but we’d always recommend you get whomever is making the curtains up for you to check how much fabric they will need.
Q. The product I have received is different to what I ordered, what can I do?
A. We provide the product details (including vertical pattern repeat and useable width) as per the Brand’s information. These measurements are provided as approximate figures and a certain level of tolerance is allowed. We are more than happy to investigate any discrepancies further and ask that you please get in touch as soon as possible via phone or email with your order details.
Q. Can I order fabric only from you?
A. For most brands, yes simply find your fabrics, add to the cart and purchase. Some Brands such as Romo/ Villa Nova & Colefax & Fowler/ Jane Churchill are sold as Tailor Made products only.
Q. Can I order part-metres of fabric?
A. Yes. Our minimum order is 1 metre, but from thereon after we can accept orders for part-metres (to the nearest 10cm). Simply add the fabric to your shopping basket and type in the quantity you require (eg. 3.4).
Q. Do you come and Measure up for my Blinds or Curtains?
A. As we are an Online Retailer, you will need to take your own measurements, and fit your Curtains / Blinds yourself. We do however have provide a measuring guide (link at bottom of this page), and can give further guidance & assistance by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or if you call us on Tel: 01274 588079.
Q. What are your Opening Hours?
A. Our Phone lines are open from 9.00am – 4.45pm Monday – Friday, however if you leave a message, or send us an email we’ll aim to get back to you on the next business day.
Q. Do you deliver to Channel Island or overseas?
A. Sorry, at the present time we ship & trade within the UK & Eire only.
Q. Will my curtains be pattern matched across the fabric?
A. Yes, Curtains/ Blinds will always be pattern matched. When ordering 2 or more pairs of curtains, in the same fabric with the same drop, they will be pattern matched to each other. If ordering 2 or more Curtains/ Blinds, in the same fabric, with different drops we will contact you to ask if you’d like them pattern matched from the Top or the Bottom. Alternatively you can specify in your ‘Special Instructions’.
Q. Will my rolls of Wallpaper all be from the same batch?
A. Yes, always. We may be able to offer a reservation service for additional rolls (dependant on the brand) if you are unsure of the quantity required. If you already have some wallpaper and find you need to order more from the same batch, please specify the batch number required in the ‘Special Instructions’ section when ordering. We would recommend that you check the batch is in stock prior to ordering.
Q. What Curtain Headings do you offer?
A. We offer: Eyelet Heading, 3” Pencil Pleat, 5” Pencil Pleat Heading, Double Pinch Pleat & Triple Pinch Pleat. If you have any other requirements, please email us, or give us a call on 01274 588079.
Q. Can I choose what lining to have for my Curtains?
A. Yes, while we offer a range of linings on the website, we may recommend a certain lining depending on the fabric composition, please feel free to contact us to discuss before placing your order.