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Bad Poetry Day at 3 Day Blinds

Bad Poetry Day

It’s Bad Poetry Day at 3 Day Blinds!

We showed our team spirit this week with some creative poems about an industry we are proud to be a part of. Bad Poetry Day is a day to find your creative spark and have fun sharing some cheesy rhymes. We have an incredible team at 3 Day Blinds and came up with some great poems.

Here are three of our favorites about window treatments!

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Bad Poetry Day at 3 Day Blinds. Our team enjoyed creating rhymes about window treatments.

 3 Day Blinds celebrates Poetry Day with some window treatment rhymes!

This Bad Poetry Day, ignite your creative spark and start creating some fun poems of your own! As Kurt Vonnegu says:

“To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.”



Favorite Fabric Trends from 3 Day Blinds

Favorite Fabric Trends

 Favorite Patterns

Hi I’m Reina Esperanza, Merchandise Coordinator at 3 Day Blinds. Working with fabrics and patterns every day is such a great experience. It’s so easy to appreciate the beauty and allurement that each fabric can bring. How can I pick only a few of my favorites? Well with some deliberation, here they are my favorite fabrics from the 3 Day Blinds line. I hope that you enjoy them just as much as I do!

 1.       From Sea to Shining Sea… Barrier Reef | Sea Breeze 

Color Trends and Bamboo Blinds

Source: Ebay, 3 Day Blinds

 It’s finally the summertime! The beach is the best place to be this time of year.  Smelling like sun block as you enjoy the sand, surf, breeze and simply taking pleasure in relaxing along the shore. The coastal design helps bring that feeling home. The pattern Barrier Reef | Sea Breeze is a beautiful fabric that is both fun with the reef pattern and sophisticated with the embroidery. By adding a Roller Shade in Calceta | Driftwood, you’ll have all the elements you need to complete that beach feel.

 2.       Never to Tarnish… Eminence | Silver

Greys and Neutrals from 3 Day Blinds

Souce: Buzznet, 3 Day Blinds

Don’t limit your silver to just jewelry and kitchenware! Being easy on the eyes, grays are the neutral of the season. Grays are everywhere and offer a bit of sophistication to soften the environment. Most shades of gray are absorbent colors that change with the light, so it’s easy to match with your current decor. With an intricate pattern, Eminence | Silver adds the visual interest you need to intrigue your guests with your elegant style.  In addition, metallic colors such as copper are playing an increasingly important role in modern design. Eminence | Russet embraces the copper tone with highlights of yellow and a subtle hint of clay. Aren’t these modern metals marvelous!

3.       To Expose or Not to Expose?… Ex Marks | Snow

Sheer Fabrics

Source: Christian Dior

But, soft!  What light through yonder window breaks? It is Sheers! Sheers give a whimsy and romantic feel to any space. Sheer fabrics are anything but basic. Fresh textures, patterns and embroideries subtly create drama in any space.The soft hand and flow of Ex Marks | Snow will put you in a trance as you see how the sunlight delicately illuminates your home.

4.       Where in the World?… Marrakesh | Clay 

Marrakesh Clay Woven Wood Shade

Source: Bloglovin, 3 Day Blinds

Enjoy the wondrous world of ethnic patterns and exotic designs. See what the world has to offer! Now more than ever, people are connecting throughout the world thanks to advancing technology and social media sites like Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook.  Everyone is a traveler whether it be backpacking through the rainforest or liking the latest feeds from your favorite social media site. The earthy feel of Marrakesh | Clay paired with a Woven Wood Shade in Terra Rouge | Ebony transforms the space into a place perfect for any traveler (or anyone that loves the authentic beauty of our multicultural world).

We’ve got all the trends covered! Your style is in here somewhere, I just know it. It’s been fun sharing with you the fabrics and patterns of the line. Enjoy finding your style and bringing it home!

Enter the 3 Day Blinds & Princess Cruises Room With a View Sweepstakes

3 Day Blinds & Princess Cruises Set Sail With Summer Sweepstakes

3 Day Blinds and Princess Cruises® are partnering for an incredible summer sweepstakes! Enter the Room With A View Sweepstakes for a chance to give your home a Window Makeover and embark on an exciting and fun-filled vacation.

“Room With A View”

Enter our Room With a View Getaway sweepstakes for your chance to win a 7-day Princess Cruises California Coastal cruise, PLUS a $3,500 Window Treatment Makeover from 3 Day Blinds! Voted “Best Cruises from the West Coast” by Cruise Critic, your California Coastal cruise will take you across the shores of the sun-kissed Pacific Coast, where inviting beaches, fascinating cities and exciting attractions await. Wander Santa Barbara’s historic mission, explore charming Catalina Island and savor flavorful wines from Ensenada’s burgeoning wine country. Then return home for a fabulous Window Makeover with 3 Day Blinds expert Design Consultants. Don’t miss your chance to win this unforgettable summer package. No purchase necessary. A chance to win without any risk! What are you waiting for?

Enter the 3 Day Blinds & Princess Cruises Room With a View Sweepstakes

3 Day Blinds and Princess Cruises pride themselves on providing exceptional service and relaxation. Onboard a Princess ship, you’ll be right at home without a care in the world. From sun-up to late into the night, their seasoned crewmembers will be there to anticipate your every need. And by voyage’s end, their crew will feel just like family. Unpack once and experience the best of the region you are visiting in one cruise vacation. There is nothing easier than simply waking up in the morning in the world’s most exciting and interesting cities.  Still not convinced? 3 Day Blinds recently launched a large assortment of new fabrics and materials that will give you even more gorgeous design options. We Design, We Measure, and We Install while you Relax. Choose from hundreds of design options. We have styles and fabrics that will match any decor preference.

Princess Cruises 

One of the best-known names in cruising, Princess Cruises is a global cruise line and tour company operating a fleet of 18 modern cruise ships renowned for their innovative design and wide array of choices in dining, entertainment and amenities, all provided in an environment of exceptional guest experience. Throughout 2015, Princess is celebrating a half-century of making dreams come true, where guests sail to the far ends of the earth and come back new. A recognized leader in worldwide cruising, Princess carries 1.7 million guests each year to destinations around the globe with voyages ranging in length from three to 114 days. For more information, visit

3 Day Blinds

For over 37 years, 3 Day Blinds has been an industry leader in high quality window treatments. “We can do anything that can possibly be done in the world of Window Treatments”, says Design Consultant, Gary Gilbert.  We Design, we measure, we install, while you relax. Whether you need blinds, shades, curtains or draperies, 3 Day Blinds has it all and will work with you to design your windows to fit your style and budget. For more information, visit 

Colorado's Best talks about 3 Day Blinds Bamboo Shades, Venetian Blinds, Plantation Shutters, and more!

Colorado’s Best: Rejuvenate Your Home with New Window Treatments

There are so many choices when it comes to window treatments. That’s why 3 Day Blinds provides free in-home consultations so you can see the products and how it would look in your home. The CW 2, invites 3 Day Blinds Design Consultant, Harmony Nekvasil, to Colorado’s Best, to talk about our custom window treatments.

Rejuvenate Your Home with New Window Treatments

Window Treatment Trends

3 Day Blinds offers over 1,000 different custom window treatments. Some of the products trending in the market right now include Bamboo Shades and Soft Roman Valances.

Bamboo Shades

Our beautiful Bamboo Shades are eco-friendly and our raw material comes from sources that are renewable or sustainable. This year we updated our line with 24 new patterns. If you want to incorporate natural elements in your home, Woven Woods, otherwise called Bamboo Shades or Bamboo Blinds, are a great way to go. We worked with our weavers to develop exclusive designs and colors that you will only find at 3 Day Blinds.




Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation

3 Day Blinds stepped in to bring new Window Treatments to the Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation.  This amazing organization makes it their mission to enhance the quality of life for children with cancer and their families by providing financial and emotion support. They advocate for increased research funds and raising public awareness. We are so grateful for everything they do and were thrilled to give their office a Window Makeover.

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NNCCF Gets a Window Makeover with New Venetian Blinds

3 Day Blinds added these beautiful new Venetian Blinds to their office space. It gives it a clean, polished look and pairs well with their curtains.
See the difference Venetian Blinds can make in an office or a home!

3 Day Blinds gives the Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation a Window Makeover with new Venetian Blinds

Before and After

Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation gets a winodw makeover with new Venetian blinds

Before and After

Meet the Staff at NNCCF and our Design Consultant

Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation gets a winodw makeover with new Venetian blinds

From left to right:

1) Lisa Shaffer, Community Outreach Specialist

2) Dennis Andrews, Andrews Installations – 3 Day Blinds

3) Sabrina Kennedy, 3 Day Blinds Design Consultant

4) Lauren Lake, Project Manager

5) Leslie Katich, Director of Programs and Services