Window coverings are not merely functional products.
travelled to Italy, the very birthplace of style. The three
They are an expression of individual style and taste.
locations we selected are equally stunning, yet totally
By letting your own ideas and creativity run free you
different. The historic palace, modern hide-away in the
can create your own world around you. A world you can
countryside and the vintage city villa we visited, each
relate to, that makes you and the people around you
express the unique identities of their owners and are
feel good. A world that is really you.
characterized by an authentic style.
Selecting window coverings is like picking out a garment
We photographed a selection of fabrics from our roller
for your wardrobe. It defines your style, the way you feel
blind collection, brought together in three themes:
and reflects who you are. With this journal, we would
Nature, Palazzo and Vintage. The fabrics beautifully
like to inspire you with new ideas about the amazing
interact with their surroundings and seamlessly
possibilities for creating an individual style on the
become part of it, while embellishing it and bringing
window with our window coverings, whether timeless,
some of our own identity into the scene.
contemporary, classical, modern or eclectic.
This journal presents you with merely a hint of the
Through the pictures in this journal we take you on a
endless possibilities in individual styles our window
visual journey. A journey in which you will experience
coverings have to offer, yet offers a great first glance
the amazing effect stylish window coverings can have
into the amazing world of window coverings.
on the interior. For the photography in this journal we
Enjoy and be inspired!
COVER: RF-JA-BOT150616-0100 - WHITE - 280 CM - MIX OF JACQUARD AND PRINT
As a response to the busy and hectic world we live in,
The collection includes printed fabrics and jacquards,
we feel the need for peace and inspiration within the
floral patterns in soft pastels and bright white fabrics
walls of our own homes; a little oasis which we can
with fresh color accents. The delicate flower patterns
retreat to in order to rebalance and reenergize.
and natural shapes have been worked out in different
The roller and panel blind fabrics in our Botanic collection
white and beige color tones, in bright white with fresh
are inspired by nature. They radiate freshness and are
colors, in soft pastels or deep forest colors. The patterns
subtly decorative. The designs look like a
are fantastic, playful and organic or more abstract.
souvenirs brought home from a walk
through a field of
Unique in the collection is a jacquard woven fabric with
flowers or deep forest.
print. The mix of an all-over print on a jacquard woven
With the fabrics, we literally bring the beauty of nature
design gives the fabric an extraordinary look.
indoors, creating an inner garden in which we can feel
Apart from transparent fabrics, black-out fabrics are
good. By surrounding us with their freshness we get
also part of the collection. The dim-out jacquards in
renewed energy. They make us feel clean, healthy and
the collection have a special coating on the back that
happy. They make it seem like the indoor and outdoor
makes sure the design is clearly visible during the day.
world seamlessly blend into one another.
The fabrics in the Botanic collection have a width of 200
The collection includes print fabrics and jacquards with
and 280 cm.
delicate all-over flower patterns and organic designs.
The hectic, fast world we live in, makes us want to retreat in our homes. We want to turn them into a peaceful place in which we can reenergize ourselves. Create balance in the interior with natural patterns and refreshing colors.
Our collection of 50 mm pleated fabrics includes several amazing new fabrics.
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Newcomers in the collection are ultra-
transparent fabric Esvedra and several
micro jacquards. These same fabrics are
AVAILABLE IN A WIDTH OF 200 CM
also available for roller blinds.
PF-HC25-PALMA 5170 - ASH
BOTANIC COLLECTION - RF-BOT150002-0200 -GREEN - 250 CM
Discover a new dimension in window coverings with
allowing them to help save energy in both winter and summer.
Honeycell. This one-of-a-kind collection of cellular fabrics
Less heating and air conditioning is needed, which results in
stands out for its extensive choice in different fabrics,
a healthier and more comfortable indoor climate. In addition,
ranging from functional plain varieties available in elaborate
Honeycell fabrics are ideal noise-absorbers. New in the Honeycell
color palettes, to exclusive woven fabrics and stylish
collection is non-transparent fabric Oxford. The fabric has a
prints. The collection offers three cell sizes and different
natural linen-look. Its weaving structure gives this 25 mm cellular
transparencies, including black-out varieties. All fabrics
fabric a high-quality textile look and allows it to beautifully
have a width of 300 cm. Due to their cellular structure,
filter incoming light. Oxford is available in ten stylish, natural
Honeycell fabrics have excellent insulating properties,
colors and has a white backing for additional light reflection.
Honeycell fabric Rioja is the perfect base for any functional collection. The fabric has a white backing and is available in 15 colors, each available in semi-transparent and black-
out. Due to a silver coating on the inside Rioja black-out has
optimal insulating properties. Rioja is available in a 25 mm
and 45 mm single-cell variety as well as a 45 mm doublecell variety, offering the ideal fabric for any window size.
The Eco collection combines environmental friendliness and flame retardancy with style. The plain Eco fabrics have a subtle satin
shine, in combination with the texture and
RF-ECO50-1400 GARDEN GREEN
transparency they create a beautiful light
AVAILABLE IN A WIDTH OF 210 CM
effect. The exceptional colors range from rich dark shades such as Garden Green and Insignia Blue to serene natural tones.
Old places, cities and cultures are an endless source
collection for a slightly dramatic effect. The jacquards
of inspiration for a timeless, classical style we call
have a luxurious, baroque feeling that instantly lifts the
Palazzo. By reinterpreting old elements, we give the
interior. The warm colors create a feeling of intimacy in
look a contemporary touch without losing its original
elegance and stylishness.
The collection has been created around eleven color
With its classic, decorative and rich feeling our Heritage
themes, varying from pure white to caramel and from
roller blind collection perfectly suits this style. For
dark raspberry to petrol and indigo. The fabrics feature
creating the fabrics for this collection, which are partly
details in the same or matching color tones, which
also suitable for panel blinds, we sought inspiration
makes them subtly decorative.
the exquisite colors, patterns and textures presented
Translucent and dim-out varieties are also available.
the antique Italian textile books in our archives. We
The backing of these dim-out varieties has been
interpreted them anew and made them of the now,
provided with a thin coating to ensure that the pattern
while safeguarding their classical charm and richness.
and structure are also clearly visible in the daytime.
Apart from refined floral motifs, the collection offers
The fabrics in this collection are available in widths
classical decorative and graphic patterns. We chose
ranging from 250 to 280 cm, making them ideal for
deep, classical colors, such as brown, dark red, gold and
copper tones, and used metallic yarns in parts of the
Celebrate the richness of old times and decorate life with sophisticated ornaments with a modern twist. Renewed classical patterns come to life in deep, warm colors with a rich look and feel. Stylishness guaranteed.
Our Pure Wood collection for 50 mm Venetian blinds embodies timeless elegance. The wood has
VENETIAN WOOD BLIND
been finished with matte colors that suit modern
as well as classical interiors. The look is modest and
stylish at the same time. Pure Wood is available in
50 MM - 9 FT
20 classical colors.
This elegant jacquard has a pattern of twigs and leaves. The fabric is available in a palette of six soft pastel colors,
ranging from white to vanilla and from mint to lilac. All
fabrics have a dim-out layer on the back to ensure the
pattern remains visible, also during the day. Colors white
and bleach white are also available without dim-out layer.
Elegant Honeycell fabric Montreal is a non-woven voile of excellent quality. The 25 mm cellular fabric is available in semi-transparent and black-out and
is available in 20 stylish colors. The duo-tone fabric
has a white backing that optimally reflects heat
and light. The cells of the black-out variety have a silver coating for maximum insulation.
FROSTED WOOD COLLECTION - WPS9SM50-FW SMOKE - 50MM/9FT
GET THE TOTAL LOOK
Hardware plays an instrumental part in the total look
and suit different interior design styles. By combining
and feel of a roller blind. Our modular roller blind concept
fabric with hardware in a matching color scheme, the
Absolute Roller Blind 2.0 offers hardware in different
roller blind gets a total look that will definitely turn it
materials and in 15 colors, including several metallics.
into an eye catcher in your interior.
The colors match our extensive collection of fabrics
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This Botanic jacquard with a pattern of leaves is suitable for roller and panel blinds. The fabric is available in eight colors,
including three light colors with a white warp yarn and a
somewhat romantic look. The collection offers five darker
varieties with a black warp yarn that offer a luxurious and
intimate atmosphere for the interior.
Objects we collected during our travels over the world, mementos from the past and new design come together in an authentic, individual style.
The vintage theme is hard to capture in a single word.
creativity run free. Natural textures and colors are
It is all about combining the old with the new, about
combined with deep, warm earth tones, such as terra,
collecting and creating. The interior becomes an
brown and ochre, but also with authentic patterns.
inspiration, a combination of cultures
Although the look is natural at heart, it is elegant at
and adventures told through objects, modern design
the same time. Perfect for this style is a mix of roller
pieces, vintage accessories and
artifacts. It becomes a
blind fabrics from our Heritage, Botanic and luxury
personal museum, a testimony of a lifetime, repre-
plain collection, which includes warm fabrics with a
senting a unique, authentic interior design style.
natural linen, cotton and wool look, available in different
The Vintage theme is an invitation for you to let your
These 89 mm vertical strings add flair and an airy feeling to this semi-outdoor space. The strings have a flat weaving structure
that ensures they hang perfectly. Due to their elegant, open
structure they create a nice light filtering and privacy at the
same time. It makes them the perfect room divider or window
89 MM –
covering. The strings are avilable in an extensive palette of
LENGTH 300 CM
BOTANIC COLLECTION - RF-JA-BOT150606-4000 - RUST - 280 CM
This roller blind fabrics with timeless graphic flower print is
inspired by nature. The fabric has a subtle satin shine and dims
out the light. Apart from in chic gold on white, the fabric is available
in powerful black on white. The fabric suits a modern as well as a
200 CM / 78.7 IN
classical interior design style and has a width of 200 cm.
Depending on the hardware color, the roller blind gets
soft metallic finish in a chic champagne color tone. The
an entirely different look and feel. This composition
combination of the material, design head and bottom
is based on and inspired by the stainless steel
rail, called Ultimate, and the delicate Botanic fabric
components of this roller blind. The components have a
makes a stylish centerpiece out of the roller blind.
ultimate stainless steel
ultimate natural aluminium
Watch the clip for more inspiring color schemes
This jacquard woven 50 mm pleated fabric has a micro graphic
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flower pattern. The patterns is subtly decorative, while the delicate
weaving texture of the fabric creates a pleasant light filtering.
Fabric Aretha is available in four timeless colors. The same fabric
240 CM / 94 IN
is also available for roller shades and panel tracks.
Coulisse, the European fashion brand in window coverings Since its establishment in 1992, Coulisse has grown out into one of the internationally most leading brands in window coverings. The innovative strength of the Dutch brand is expressed in inspiring, fast-forward collections and advanced system solutions. Its extensive range offers endless possibilities for creating the perfect blind for every style, taste and functional requirement.
DESIGN Wim Leeflang - Morskieft Ontwerpers van Visuele Identiteit LOCATION PHOTOGRAPHY Paul Haverkort - Marjo Baas CONCEPT AND STYLING Annemarieke Spee COLLECTION AND DESIGN Catharina Idema CONTENT Ellen van Dijk - BrandForceOne B.V. PRINT Abo Grafika d.o.o.
We hope we have inspired you with this journal and look forward to inspiring you with the next.
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