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Curtains & Blinds

Soft Furnishings

Upholstery & Accessories

Curtain Makers London

Sue Whimster Curtains creates beautifully designed hand made curtains, blinds and accessories on behalf of interior designers, private clients and property developers. We are able to supply nationwide but our work is undertaken primarily in London, Surrey and Kent.

We specialise in beautifully made hand sewn lined and interlined curtains, pelmets, blinds, headboards, cushions and a full range of accessories. On each project we will provide a complete measuring and fitting service. Fabric walling and tented ceilings can also be installed.

The job is supervised at every stage by making personal site visits to discuss styles and any requirements and again when fitting.

We are also delighted to be able to recommend Interior Designers and Architectural services.

We can supply all makes of fabrics for your curtains including Romo, Colefax and Fowler, Jane Churchill, Manuel Canovas, Nina Campbell, Osborne & Little, Designers Guild, JAB, William Yeoward and GP & J Baker.

Our experienced team will be delighted to discuss your project with you.


All our curtains are handmade to the highest specifications and most exacting standards. Sue Whimster has been making curtains for over 35 years, and still embraces the challenge.
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Our blinds are made to measure to the highest standards. All our blinds are handmade in-house at the workrooms. Sue and her experienced team can advise on the type of blind to suit your room.
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Sue Whimster Curtains offers a full upholstery and recovering service. We have restored many armchairs, sofas, ottomans and dining room chairs.
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We make the accessories required to enhance a room. Once again all our accessories are made by hand onsite. We can design and make bespoke cushions, bed valances, tablecloths, Beanbags, tie backs and headboards
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Electric Systems

We pride ourselves not only on our craftsmanship and commitment to quality, but on keeping at the forefront of the most up-to-date technologies and treatments in the industry
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Home Visits

Sue or a member of her team can visit you in your home to discuss your requirements. It’s an important stage in our process as it means we can take detailed measurements of your windows and give expert advice on your ideas.
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Latest Projects

House By Dawn Garland

The Old Laundry forms part of one of Surrey’s oldest rural villages with the parish dating back to 1100AD. Nestling in a unique hamlet the house is flanked by a manor...

Fulham, London

Spanish born jeweller Inés Nieto wanted to blow some Mediterranean warmth into her London home so chose colour combinations accordingly. Brought up by the sea in southern...

Castlenau, Barnes

The refurbishment of an imposing Victorian Villa, positioned on one of the most prestigious boulevards in Barnes, is one of the latest projects undertaken by the newly...

House by Victoria Cator

We were lucky enough to  work on this beautiful property for Victoria Cator. We helped with window dressings, soft furnishings, bed dressings and headboard...

Latest Blogs

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Tie-Top Curtains

If you’re looking for a simple yet playful curtain style for your home, we suggest a tie-top curtain. Unlike pleated styles, the tie-tops have fabric strips attached to...

Double Pleat Heading still Popular by Rachel Hubbard

While most people will be familiar with the gathered heading, the double pleat is gaining popularity and here’s why. The double pleat is a lot more structured than other...

Q&A with Sue Whimster – by Laura Campbell

In this Q&A Sue gives her essential tips on choosing curtains for an old or historical interior.   Q: What are the main points to consider when planning...

SHEER MAGIC – by Laura Campbell

In recent years there has been more demand for sheer curtains, due to more contemporary minimalist interiors. Not only do lighter window coverings allow for privacy while...