Custom window treatments

Custom window treatments can add personal flair to a room and help set the tone of a home’s interior. Window treatments can take many different forms such as valances, drapes, curtains, blinds, panels, swags, Roman shades, shutters, and cornices. Window treatments go beyond just beautifying a home. There’s added benefits like energy savings. Carefully selected window treatments can even reduce … Read More

Boutique decor

C&M Textiles is proud to be working with some of the trendiest boutiques around, entrusting us with design elements. We wanted to take a moment to share some design ideas for commercial properties, particularly boutique type spaces. To the untrained eye, the decor of a boutique may seem to consist merely of mannequins and perhaps a few set pieces, but … Read More

Somfy's myLink app

Have you ever heard of the Somfy myLink app? This is a smartphone app that allows you to control your motorized Somfy shades. Available for both Android and iOS platforms, Somfy’s myLink app truly transforms your home into a smart home. MyLink provides benefits, such as energy savings, privacy, comfort and convenience. MyLink puts you in control, so that you … Read More

Easter crafts

Easter is a wonderful time to get the family together for some fun craft projects. Let’s take a look at 3 of our personal favorite Easter crafts, which we hope will be a hit with your family too! Fabric carrots Why not start the craft projects with some fabric carrots. You’ll need some orange fabric, which you’ll then have to … Read More

Grey Ambio Shades from Alio at C&M Textiles

The many shades of blinds

At C&M, we know our blinds. We love helping our customers determine the best look for their home, or business space. We work with some of the best suppliers in the industry, Shade-O-Matic, Graber, Levelor, Hunter Douglas, Somfy and have created some dramatic results over the years. We thought it would be worthwhile to list the most common blinds and … Read More

Blinds – versatile window treatments

It’s February in Montreal, and as we all know, that means it’s cold! We do our best to stay warm and toasty in our home during Montreal winters. The main source of cold air leaks in my house was the windows. This winter, I decided to beat the cold and decorated all my windows with insulated blinds. Insulated window blinds … Read More

Black and White Home Decor Design for CM Textiles

Black and white design

Black and white interior design and home decorating looks dramatic, stunning and bold. Black and white rooms feel powerful and balanced, attractive and impressive. These most basic and simplistic colors are also the two most contrasting, powerful and impressive ones. Black and white rooms are strikingly different and fascinating. The simplicity involved with these two neutral colors, and the balance … Read More

Wall to Wall Window Treatment by CM Textiles

Tips on selecting the right window treatments

When it comes to decorating, there is one element in the room that is often forgotten, the window treatments. Most people will purchase curtains as an afterthought; they’ll approach it as something functional, something that needs to go up but doesn’t really matter. Like them or not, window treatments matter and it should be an active decision when you are designing … Read More

2016 Color trends

Modern interior colors and decorating color schemes are wonderful tools for creating beautiful, stylish and fresh rooms. The interior colors we’ll speak to reflect the popular trends in decorating and design, help beautifully match decor colors and paint colors in existing living spaces, or create harmonious color combinations for new interior design and room decorating projects. Here are modern interior … Read More

Fabrics And Furnishings International Magazine

C&M Textiles – 65 years and going strong!

65 years and going strong! In a time of fierce competition, modernization and economic woes, we can honestly say we’ve seen it all. And yet, after all of the above, C&M Textiles continues to go strong; and we have you to thank, our incredible and esteemed customers. A business must do many things to succeed, but at the end of … Read More

Christmas Decor Candles

Christmas Feng Shui

Christmas is around the corner. No doubt most of you have already decorated your homes with trees, lights and wonderful, cheerful colors. We thought it would be fun to talk about some Christmas decorating tips. Ever considered decorating rooms and spaces in your home following Feng Shui philosophy? You’ll surprise your guests and create a special atmosphere. Let’s get started. Decorate your … Read More

Fabric to revitalize your walls for a unique look

Ever considered revitalizing your walls by using fabric instead of paint, wallpaper or other finishes? Placing fabric on your walls is a simple process, as a matter of fact, it is just like wallpapering except you are using fabric and starch which allow you to easily remove and reuse as needed. Before starting, decide which walls you would like to … Read More