The Shade Store Launches Sunbrella® Ventana Collection for Custom Window Treatments

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    September 05, 2016

The Shade Store Launches Sunbrella® Ventana Collection for Custom Window Treatments

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The Shade Store, a leading resource for custom window treatments, is bringing the unparalleled performance of Sunbrella® fabrics to consumers around the US with the introduction of the Sunbrella Ventana Collection, the first official Sunbrella window treatment launch.

“We understand that life can be messy, but that doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice style, quality, design or performance,” said Ian Gibbs, Co-Founder and Creative Director of The Shade Store. “We work closely with our customers to create custom window treatments that fit each individual’s lifestyle and offering Sunbrella performance fabrics allows us to provide even more options that stand up to busy family life.”

The new collection of 43 versatile, fade-resistant materials, including textural solids and patterns for custom-made drapery, roman shade and cornice styles, marks the first high-performance fabric offering from The Shade Store.

“As we design for the whole home, the appeal of Sunbrella for window treatments continues to grow,” said Benji Bagwell, business development manager, Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, the manufacturer of Sunbrella fabrics. “The fade-resistant qualities of Sunbrella are especially important for window treatments, which are subject to strong UV rays." 

The Sunbrella Ventana Collection will be offered at all of The Shade Store showrooms nationwide as well as online at The Shade Store makes custom simple with unlimited free swatches, rendering and design experts available to help plan custom window treatments along with a network of measure and install professionals around the country. All of the custom window treatments from The Shade Store are hand-crafted by skilled artisans in the USA and ship free in 10 days or less.

The Shade Store offering of Sunbrella Ventana fabrics will include: Modo, Muestra, Neblina, Tinte, Sombra and Velarte.


About The Shade Store

The Shade Store is a family-run, custom window treatment company with a rich heritage in luxury textiles and interior design. Its exclusive collection of more than 900 fabrics and materials provides customers with an unparalleled level of style and customization options. Every window treatment is handcrafted in USA by a skilled artisan, hung and tested for quality assurance and ships free in 10 days or less. The Shade Store offers a complete range of design services for consumers and design-trade clientele, including free swatches, photo rendering services and a national network of professional measure and installation experts. The Shade Store has 42 showrooms nationwide. Additionally, The Shade Store is an advocate for environmental sustainability and for every purchase made the company provides the ‘gift of shade’ by planting a tree in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation. For more information on The Shade Store, please visit

About Sunbrella

Sunbrella has revolutionized the way the world thinks about how beautiful fabrics look, feel and perform. With an inspired palette of colors, styles and textures, premium Sunbrella fabric gives consumers, designers and architects the material they need to create the extraordinary in marine, shade, residential/upholstery, commercial and contract applications.

Versatile in style and function, Sunbrella fabrics create welcoming spaces indoors and out, offering durability, fade resistance and ease of cleaning. They also offer peace of mind; Sunbrella fabrics have achieved GREENGUARD GOLD certification as contributing to healthy indoor air quality.

Introduced in 1961, Sunbrella fabrics are manufactured and marketed by Glen Raven, Inc., a 135-year-old family-owned company based in North Carolina with operations worldwide. For more information on Sunbrella, including inspiration, fabric collections and where to buy, visit

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