About: Katie

Our BG designer, Katie, has been creating bright looks for windows and rooms for over ten years. Katie has great ideas and "picks” for your windows. She will be sharing with you her design choices and seasonal recommendations throughout the year. Katie reminds you that all our BG window blinds, shades and drapes are all custom made for you. Each one is hand crafted to your size, color, fabric and special requests with our added attention to quality and detail. Katie will make sure you love your windows.

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Mar

Design By Numbers: Part II

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We spend so much time in the home, why shouldn’t it feel like a sanctuary? While design may seem like a straightforward task consisting of what we personally find appealing, many more factors should be considered to make the most of your home. I already gave you the guidelines to perfect design in the living room, dining room, and bedroom. Continue Reading ...
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Mar

Sleep And Slumber

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Ah! March and the first day of Spring (Vernal Equinox), falls on March 20th this year…more daylight, warmer temperatures, flowers budding, birds singing, life astir, throwing off the covers of winter. Spring is in full tilt, just like the earth with equal hours of daylight on this first day of Spring–exactly what the word means: derived from Latin, “equal night.” Continue Reading ...
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Mar

Spring Open Your Windows

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Spring is finally peeking its way around the corner and a lightness and brightness overcomes us with spring fever.  After such a miserable, blustery winter for so many this year, the change in season can’t come soon enough. As the chill burns off and the green buds start to sprout, welcome the spring this year by opening up your windows Continue Reading ...
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Mar

Fresh Ideas for French Doors

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As a designer, I love one simple idea that makes a big impact and French Doors are at the top of that list.  A French Door is a door made up of rectangular glass panels that extend to the full length of the door. French Doors can truly elevate your space by providing exquisite illumination and a sense of proportion Continue Reading ...
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Mar

March For Friends And Family

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We love our friends and family and every March we extend our thanks to all of our BG friends and family our Spring site-wide sale. It’s time to refresh your windows for the upcoming bright season and “spring open” your windows. I thought you might enjoy reading some of our recent reviews that have come my way in the past Continue Reading ...
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Mar

Ideas For Treating A Bay Window

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As a sought after architectural feature, bay windows can be as extravagant as a stunning exterior building attribute on a Victorian home or as simple as a bit of additional space behind the sink in a modest kitchen. Whether they house a sunny breakfast nook, frame the coziest window seat, or frame the view of the hills in an elegant Continue Reading ...
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Mar

Oh, wind-oh!

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March is here and whether March roars in like a lion or creeps in like a lamb, I always think of Dr. Seuss in March as Dr. Seuss celebrates a birthday on March 2nd. To honor his way with words, here is my “Seussish ode” to windows.     Oh, wind-oh!     Wind-OW,     up down     Continue Reading ...
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Feb

Design By Numbers

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We believe good design is an integral part of our lives, even when we are not consciously aware of how, why or when design affects our decisions, feelings, reactions and choices in our everyday lives. Design, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder and creating a warm and comfortable space in our homes does not have to be Continue Reading ...

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