Mel is an independent curtain maker who has been creating beautiful hand made curtains, blinds and soft furnishings for private clients, interior designers and property developers for over 20 years. Mel sews hand made lined curtains, interlined curtains, pelmets, roman blinds, roller blinds, headboards, cushions and upholsters chairs and sofas.
Mel provides a complete bespoke curtain making service from measuring your home, designing and sewing your hand made curtains and blinds through to fitting curtains in a final installation and hanging. She also offers those important soft furnishing finishing touches allowing you to complement the room with beautiful throws, bespoke cushions, window seats and headboards.
Mel arrives with a fantastic array of designer fabric books so that you can choose in the comfort of your own home. Mel can supply all makes of fabrics for your handmade curtains, blinds and soft furnishings, including Jane Churchill, Manuel Canovas, Colefax and Fowler, Osborne & Little, Designers Guild, Sanderson, Jane Churchill, Zoe Glencross, Sarah Haraker and Kate Foreman. Time is spent getting to know you - your lifestyle, taste and budget - to help you achieve the perfect look for your home.
Mel has a wealth of satisfied customers throughout Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire. Mel is a well known and trusted curtain maker in Guildford, Godalming, Farnham, Midhurst, Haslemere, Petersfield and Liphook.
Mel is a curtain maker with 20 years of curtain making experience and gives excellent advice on the style of window dressing that will suit your home. Mel will carefully guide you through your curtain, blinds and pelmets choices and ensure curtains are hand made to her exacting standards.
Mel has a wonderful library of fabric books from many different suppliers, including Osborne & Litte, Designers Guild and Jane Churchill. She takes pride in helping clients quickly source what they are looking for. As the fabric books are brought to your home, you can see how each fabric looks in place.
Mel works closely with several talented Upholsterers to give a facelift to a much loved chair, replace the loose covers on your sofa, recover dining chairs, make bespoke headboard or even commission a customised bed.
As well as finishing touches for your windows such as tie backs, Mel also supplies curtain poles to match the right look for your home and the curtain fabric chosen. Other hand made finishing touches include upholstery, throws, cushions, window seats and headboards.
Mel has a wonderful portfolio of projects showcasing the bespoke curtains, blinds, upholstery and soft furnishings she has created for many delighted clients.
“Having Mel’s sample books and valuable advice in the comfort of your own home, is not only a real treat but makes the process of furnishing more inspiring and efficient. We are delighted with the results.”
“Thanks for the beautiful curtains and blinds. They have enhanced the peace and history of this 1690’s barn, whilst being well made, well hung and a perfect fabric for the venue. Thank you.”
“We are delighted with our new curtains They are beautiful and produced to a very high standard of accuracy and superb quality. Mel is clearly a very experienced and talented designer.”
“We are delighted with the outcome of our roman blinds and in particular our curtains! The attention to detail and quality of workmanship is second to none. I couldn’t’ be happier”
“Thanks Mel for your speedy, helpful and friendly advice. The curtains look great and we appreciate that you not only give advice but also listen to what we say. We shall be back for more.”
“Mel clearly has a lot of knowledge and expertise in the field of curtains and soft furnishings. She offers a a completely tailor made service according to your needs and finances, and her creativity knows no bounds... I cannot recommend highly enough.”