‘Curtain Up’ Prince Edward Theatre Auditorium


If the cameras pan out to show the auditorium, our curtains will be all over cinemas on October 16th (for one night only) and then on DVD & Blue Ray from October 24th. I’m so proud to have worked on this very special project and very special theatre, my own personal ‘Dreamland’. Other auditorium curtain […]

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Roman Blind Chain Guards


Beautifully finished chain guards on our Roman blinds are available in several finishes to match our side wind chain colours. Safety and style rolled into one.  God is in the detail.

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My kind of heaven


My kind of heaven in the #WattsOfWestminster showroom, #DesignCentreChelseaHarbour, #Focus’16. Everything stunning. Everything tactile. I could quite literally strip naked and roll around in all of Fiona’s stunning collections. After closing hours, obviously.

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’30 Years celebration front cover series’ for September


And another in the series of our front covers celebrating 30 years trading. This one was for LA based, ‘Mr showbiz’ of the decorating world, the amazing Martyn Lawrence Bullard (don’t miss his talk at #Decorex on Tuesday 20th September, hoping to be there myself). Shown are our curtains and upholstery, you can see the […]

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Everyone’s getting ready for the shows #Decorex Syon Park and #Focus Chelsea Design Centre. Looking forward to seeing everyone and getting inspiration for 2017 and beyond. Busy busy busy! 18th – 21st September.

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Upholstered walls


These pics taken today of team Jon Rhodes in action, upholstering walls and a secret jib door in #Fortuny’Rabat’ as part of a very sexy London installation for French interior designers #PierreYovanovitch-Paris. Just waiting to braid up and add the curtains, then on to the next room. Comme ça!

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This celebration front cover from summer 2000 was for Interior decorator Lavinia Dargie, #DargieLewisDesigns using a heavanly relaxed cotton woven check on the curtains and a chenille on the upholstery, both by #Claremont. Mixed up with some antique textiles on the cushions and we’re ‘Lazing on a summers afternoon’. Perfect choice for this month! The […]

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Recycle Rehab


If you’re feeling at all guilty about ordering new #JonRhodesDrapes, Recycling Rehab is at hand. If Jons new drapes don’t put a smile on your face, yesterday’s window rags can. So, a needle pulling thread can turn around ‘prison visiting outfits’ to ‘play clothes’ in which you can recycle around Salzburg to your hears content. […]

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Hand Smocking


Resurrecting some great hand Smocking designs in the workrooms for the fabulous funky fun #JennyArmit. These pieces in #CeliaBertwell silk are destined to upholster a tower of storage boxes. New concepts from old techniques. Pictured in production are Brickweave & Random smock.

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Perfect Curtain Poles


Love these perfect corner brackets that the team at Mckinney & Co made for us. #SuperStrong #Slick & #Sexy. Passing rings complete the magic. Problem solved in style.

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