EZ Press Release -- April 29, 2010 100+ DESIGNS AVAILABLE TO THE SHADE STORE CUSTOMERS
COM Program Available Exclusively to Robert Allen Trade Accounts
The Shade Store debuts a selectively edited collection of 100+ designs by Robert Allen, a leading designer and marketer of decorative fabrics to the interior design trade, which can be used to craft 6 styles of roman shades, 8 styles of drapery, cornices and pillows offered by The Shade Store. In addition, designers with Robert Allen trade accounts can utilize the full range of Robert Allen and Beacon Hill couture fabrics for The Shade Store custom window treatments in an exclusive new COM program. With tens of thousands of designs in inventory, the COM program offers designers a cost-effective new resource for the high quality, hand-made custom window treatments delivered within 15 days or less and accompanied by a lifetime guarantee.
Products are available for purchase online at www.theshadestore.com, via catalog, and The Shade Store showrooms as well as at outposts of The Shade Store located at Robert Allen | Beacon Hill trade showrooms at the Decoration & Design Building in New York City (suite 301), in Woodbury, N.Y., Boston, MA and soon in 13 other cities nationwide where Robert Allen | Beacon Hill showrooms are located (for locations, see www.robertallendesign.com/showrooms).
For more than 70 years, as a leading source of fine fabrics to the trade, Robert Allen designs draw from all things intriguing and relevant to create fabrics that are always fresh and original. A creative tradition of exploring the directional trends of color and its subtle nuances ensures carefully chosen palettes and innovative constructions lend textural interest to each design. The Shade Store customers have access to a broad selection of stylish designs in qualities including cotton, linen, silk, silk taffeta, wool “looks” and other textural blends.
Design icon Larry Laslo’s signature designs for Robert Allen are represented in The Shade Store’s collection including Dahlia Garden, a large-scale modern take on classic damask; Limitless, an elegant, modern scroll-like design with great color range; Nature’s Web, a textured sheer with a slight sheen, Link Influence, a geometric design semi-sheer with a sophisticated sheen; Many Facets, a large-scale medallion design in a sheer with texture and sheen; and Tazetta, an elegant chain-link design in a semi-sheer woven material.
The Robert Allen Group is the nation's leading designer and marketer of decorative fabrics and furnishings to the interior design trade. The Company sells its products under the Beacon Hill, Robert Allen, Robert Allen Contract, Robert Allen @ Home brands. The Company has showroom locations throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, and an extensive worldwide agent showroom network. To open a trade account, please call 800-333-3777.
The Shade Store is the modern solution for the design savvy consumer who seeks style and quality together with convenience and affordability. Specializing in custom, couture quality window treatments, The Shade Store exclusive products are available nationwide via a fully interactive online “storefront”, catalogs, flagship showrooms in New York City and San Francisco, and affiliate in-store boutiques across the nation. All showroom, in-store boutique and online custom orders are shipped in ten days or less. For more information please visit www.TheShadeStore.com.