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Find out more about your local independent blind & curtain specialist, Highbury Design

Highbury Design has been making bespoke, one-of-a-kind products since 1987...

Highbury Design began in Nottingham in 1987, owner Nick had been working for ‘Hillarys Blinds’ and he decided to set up on his own (funnily enough, when Hillarys Blinds long-term Managing Director wanted blinds for his own home he had Highbury Design to do the work!), making blinds and then curtains, artworks and upholstery.

What makes us special?

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    Over 31+ years of experience in making made-to-measure products
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    Featured on TV & Magazines
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    Majority of products are handmade and hand painted
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Because of the unique, authentic products we manufacture, our showrooms attract visitors from all over the country- we’ve had customers from Oxford, Leeds, London, Cambridge, Manchester & Norwich to name just a few!

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Over 31+ Years Experience
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Made to measure
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Featured in magazines & TV
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Handmade & Handpainted

Creatively Designed & Manufactured

Almost all of our blinds are hand-made, although our prices are often lower than our competitors.

For example, when we did blinds for Lowdham Village Hall they found our prices were lower than a well-known internet blinds supplier and we give a free fitting too!

See our quality in person before you buy!

Our showrooms attract visitors from all over the country

We’ve had customers from Oxford, Leeds, London, Cambridge, Manchester & Norwich to name just a few! In addition, we recently made panel blinds for Middle East clients.

Meet the Highbury Design team

Directors Stephanie and Nick are both artists, so expect lots of enthusiasm when you call us, whether it’s regarding curtains, blinds, artworks or Shoji panels.

Nick Highbury Design Nottingham

Nick

Steph Highbury Design Nottingham

Steph