Choose the perfect fabric for your custom Roller Shades in this carefully curated category from Sailrite®. Our discerning team of sewists has handpicked the best fabrics for Roller Shade applications by great brands like Phifertex®, SheerWeave®, Soltis® and Roc-Lon®. These shades are a fantastic way to customize and manage the light in your home while providing privacy, so they’re a popular choice for the bedroom, living room and home office. Making your own Roller Shades is a great solution for homes with large, irregular or challenging window configurations.
Choosing a fabric Roller Shade that meets the demands of your environment will help ensure that you’re pleased with the finished product. Our selection of Roller Shade fabrics includes light-filtering fabrics, blackout fabrics and fabrics with extra-wide widths to accommodate larger windows. Our favorite Roller Shade fabric includes sheer, woven options from Phifertex, SheerWeave and Soltis 86. These fabrics allow for easy scissor cutting without hemming and offer a stiffer feel, so they’re perfect for achieving that structured look. You may want to consider ordering samples to ensure the best combination of light and style for your home.
Once you’ve chosen your desired fabric, you can easily finish the job with our Roller Shade kits, which include a roller clutch unit, brackets, hardware, a ball chain and other essential mechanisms. All you have to do is add your favorite fabric. When you use one of these kits, you’ll be able to adjust your shades as you please so you can tailor the light and privacy of any given room anytime. For step-by-step instructions on how to make DIY Roller Shades, watch this video from Sailrite.