Choosing blinds for a timeless design

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When designing the interior of your property, there are a number of different factors to consider, and a number of different trends to choose from. But you could opt for a timeless design. This is a design style that will be visually appealing, regardless of current trends, and give your property relevance for years to come. But what kind of role can your blinds play? And what are the important considerations when choosing blinds for a timeless design?

What are the important considerations when choosing blinds for a timeless design?

There are a number of important considerations to bear in mind when choosing blinds that will stand the rest of time, and look great regardless of interior design trends. These considerations include:

  • The blind material
  • The right colours 
  • The style of the blinds
  • Functionality

The blind material 

One of the first things you will need to consider is the material of the blinds themselves, as some materials have a timeless charm that others lack. Natural materials for example, like wood and wooden effect blinds, can be the perfect fit for both contemporary and traditional styles alike, adding warmth to your space. Fabric can also have a similar effect, adding a tactile quality to your room. However, you will need to make sure that your fabric blinds are plain, or patterned in a way that won’t go out of style, for a truly timeless result. 

Choosing the right colours for timeless blinds

The colour of the blinds is another important consideration for timeless design. Not only is it important that the colour of the blinds you choose matches well with your interior design, but it’s also important to choose tones that will always be effective. Neutral tones tend to be a good option, as these can provide a neutral background for the rest of your interior design, and these colours will never go out of style. 

The style of the blinds 

Another important factor to consider is the style of the blinds. There are a wide range of different styles of blind to choose from, including Roman or Venetian blinds, as well as roller blinds, vertical blinds and pleated blinds. Roman or venetian blinds can be the best option for a timeless result, as these have already withstood the test of time for generations and offer a timeless appeal for any property. Venetian blinds have a clean look but its important to choose the right material for these, to capture the timeless charm. Wood effect can be a good option for this. 


Finally, the functionality of the blinds will also need to be taken into account. The right blinds will strike the perfect balance of functionality and visual design, providing effective lighting control and privacy options, while offering the right visual appeal. For this, adjustable blinds like Venetians can be very effective.


Here at The Blinds Mart, we are Southport’s leading experts when it comes to blinds and shutters, so why not get in touch today to find out how we can help you choose the right blinds for your property?