Day 1 at Heimtextil 2011 – Sizing up new products for the American Market

Marianne Eklöf, Almedahls, Jenni Su, 3 Day Blinds, Tom Morrissey, Almedahls, and Karin Miller, 3 Day Blinds, after reviewing new fabric introductions.Today was opening day for Heimtextil 2011 (or “Heimtex”, as we call it) in Frankfurt, Germany.  This is the largest trade fair in the world for home textile products of all kinds.  Exhibitors and attendees come from all over … MORE

3 Day Blinds Announces 2010 President’s Club Members

Kevin Rabbitt, President & CEO, and Scott Pickard, Senior Vice President of Sales at 3 Day Blinds Today, our President & CEO, Kevin Rabbitt, and SVP of Sales, Scott Pickard, hosted a company-wide conference call to recognize our top performing Design Consultants.  In this meeting, the top 40 were  named as members of the 3 Day Blinds 2010 President’s Club.  This prestigious honor is bestowed on … MORE

Venice, Italy: How do Modern People in an Ancient City Decorate Their Windows?

The Grande Canal, Venice, Italy Venice, Italy is known for their Gondolas, the Grande Canal, the Mediterranean color palette and the rich patina seen on the buildings.  But what about the windows?  How does one decorate windows with such history?  I set out to find the answer.  In my unscientific poll, I rank interior window treatments as follows: 1) Lace … MORE

Kids and Cords Don’t Mix! 3 Day Blinds and Child Safety

Cordless Honeycomb Shades by 3 Day Blinds Most consumers are aware that window coverings cords can pose a safety risk for young children and pets.   At 3 Day Blinds, we are members of the Window Coverings Safety Council, an industry group that works to set standards and continuously improve the safety of our products.   Michael McCarty, Director of Engineering … MORE