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  Silhouette update   SILHOUETTE® WINDOW SHADINGS
The new Silhouette book features two new core line fabrics and a refreshed color palette as well as SnapView™ fabric decks that stay open and display the fabric at the window, hands free!The fabric decks are arranged by fabric collections and also sample Originale and Bon Soir colors together. The photobook features new photography, fabrics and enhancements and an updated Hardware Mounting Guide is also included to display all the available Silhouette headrail profiles.
 
 
 
 
 
 
    DESIGNER ROLLER SHADES & SKYLINE® GLIDING PANELS
The new sample book has 82 fabrics styles and 280 SKUs and 99% of the fabrics are available in both Roller and Skyline product styles. With six removable decks organized by opacity from Sheer to Opaque, removable photobook and a redesigned hardware guide the new sample book is easier to use than other.
 
 
 
 
 
 
    APPLAUSE® HONEYCOMB SHADES
Encourage sales with the new bright and beautiful Applause book.Including new fabrics and vibrant colors, new room photography.The deck design includes semi-opaque combined with blackout sampling to provide an easy opacity comparison and also feature the swatch covers with magnet closure to hold the fabrics deck in a professional presentation.
 
 
 
 
 
 
    MODERN PRECIOUS METALS®
The new samples book combines Modern Precious Metals and Natural Elements™ into one easy to use sample book.A removable wood and decorative tape card has been included as well as updated photography. With large slat samples and valance swatches and a newly designed selection guide makes the ordering process simple. An individual Celebrity® deck is available.
 
 
 
 
 
 
    ALUSTRA® WOVEN TEXTURES®
The new sample book features five new beautifully textured fabrics and has added colors to Origins and Folio fabric collections. The redesigned photo book is organized by product type for easy navigation.Easy-to-use fabric decks have additional information on each deck including maximum and minimum specifications and privacy ratings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  2013 Duette Sample Book   DUETTE® HONEYCOMB SHADES
The New Duette Honeycomb Shades sample book features 5 new Architella® fabrics including the new Architella Trielle™ Elan® fabrics. Architella Trielle is the most energy-efficient Hunter Douglas window covering with six layers of insulating fabrics in a new 1 ½” pleat size. The new sample book also features a new swatch design with semi-opaque and opaque sampling in one swatch with new magnet closures.With a new removable Vertiglide™ hardware color card and a common headrail mounting guide the new sample book makes selling Duette Honeycomb shades easier than ever.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Nantucket book 2013   NANTUCKET™ WINDOW SHADINGS
Nantucket Window Shadings is expanding its fabric offering and lifting systems in the new sample book.The new book features the new East Bay™ fabric and has refreshed the current fabric collections with an updated color palette. Clear fabric decks with an innovative SnapView™ feature allow fabric vanes to remain open when displayed at the window.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Vertical Book   CUSTOM VERTICAL BLINDS
The new Custom Vertical Blinds sample books combines three vertical products into one new sample book.The books is organized by collection and begins with our proprietary Cadence® Soft Vertical Blinds, then our traditional Somner® Custom Verticals Blinds and finishing up with our Crosswinds® Wood Vertical Blinds. The samples book features new fabrics, vinyls and now has ten fabrics in the Somner Vertical Blinds that coordinate with our Designer Roller Shade and Pleated Shade fabrics. A new Vertical Solutions® sample book is also available and features competitively priced new fabrics, vinyl and S-curve vinyl.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Pleated Shades   PLEATED SHADES
Pleated Shades has a new sample book and refreshed fabric collection.The Brilliance® Pleated Shade sample book and all the fabrics in the Brilliance sample book are discontinued. The new Pleated Shade sample book features larger, six inch wide swatches to show fabrics with prints and patterns and three inch swatches show off bold new solids. New product photography showcases design styles and new fabrics. With 18 new fabric collections and 78 SKUs the new and refreshed Pleated Shade Collection is full of bold colors, beautiful textures and stunning prints and patterns for every customer.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Parkland book   PARKLAND™ WOOD BLINDS
Parkland Wood Blinds is a new program that combines the best-selling colors, upgrades and finishes to complement any room.The new Parkland sample book will replace the previous Country Woods® and Chalet Woods® sample book.The new sample book features large, removable slat decks and a decorative tape deck. With 3 slat sizes, new decorative tapes and coordinating new Bridgeview™ wood cornice program the Parkland collection eliminates the need to choose between two wood blind programs by providing one single all inclusive program.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Pirouette window shadings   PIROUETTE® WINDOW SHADINGS
The Pirouette® Window Shadings book comes with dramatic photography, large fabric swatches and a working sample in both vane sizes to showcase the functionality of Pirouette window shadings.The large fabric swatches will help your customers choose from 256 fabric, color, vane size and opacity options. A full color photo book illustrates both the versatility and style of Pirouette window shadings.A Quick Response (QR) code handle tag will bring you to videos featuring Pirouette window shadings right to your mobile device.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Everwood book   EVERWOOD® COLLECTION ALTERNATIVE WOOD BLINDS
The Everwood® Collection Alternative Wood Blinds sample book features new photography and three finish collections; TruGrain®, Distinctions™ and Renditions™ that are guaranteed not to fade, yellow, warp or bow.The book also has a removable decorative tape deck that features 60 decorative tape choices.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Palm Beach book   PALM BEACH™ POLYSATIN SHUTTERS
Palm Beach polysatin shutters are the durable choice for areas prone to harsh conditions, such as moisture, humidity or heavy use. The new DuraLux™ finish makes Palm Beach polysatin shutters look virtually indistinguishable from painted shutters.The new sample kit includes an over-sized stunning new photo book, frame choices, removable color chips and louver sizes in the new DuraLux finish, French door cut-out measuring tool and a sample panel. .
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Luminette kit   LUMINETTE® PRIVACY SHEERS & MODERN DRAPERIES
The Luminette® Privacy Sheers & Modern Draperies SofTrak™ and Manhattan™ Decorative Hardware sampling kit contains several valuable selling tools.The hardware kit features all three Manhattan Decorative rails with finials to showcase the rail profiles, actual rail and the finial sizes. The kit also includes all six SofTrak rail colors and a photo book with an overview of the SofTrak and Manhattan hardware systems.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  HD Fab Tip:
 
To order sample books and collateral materials or for pricing information, contact your Hunter Douglas Fabrication Customer Service Team or your District Sales Manager.


 


  HD Fab Tip:
 
One of the many benefits of becoming a Hunter Douglas Alliance Dealer is the auto-sampling program. You are the first to receive all new Hunter Douglas sampling, automatically!


 


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To view more Hunter Douglas sample books, visit the Merchandising section of the My Hunter Douglas website.