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by Deb Barrett on October 6, 2010

10 Things I Know for Sure

NEWS 1-19-2016 Deb Barrett honored with Industry Achievement Award


NEWS 1-20-2015 Deb Barrett honored as Educator of Year at WITHIT WOW Awards


NEWS 11-2014 Deb Barrett a Finialst for WITHIT WOW Awards

NEWS 4-15-2014 The Soft Furnishings Industry Faces a Crisis of Knowledge

World traveler, wine connoisseur -in training and in my spare time I’m a designer, speaker, author, consultant and design blogger….. But most of all I am your go – to expert when it comes to the world of window coverings . Let me help you navigate the window covering business, its products and issues in today’s rapidly changing design landscape. From resources and business intelligence to the nuts and bolts of designing fabulous custom window fashions you’ll be off and running.

Window Fashions Guru

Her fascination with what’s around the corner and the constant search for inspiration has led her to her current roles as a designer and a creative catalyst . Writing about design and window fashions on a daily basis and traveling keeps her in the loop when it comes to window covering topics.


Equally comfortable in front of small, close-knit groups or as a keynote speaker for large audiences, Deb is a popular speaker who is widely recognized as fun, engaging, inspirational, and capable of covering a wide variety of topics for professionals from CEO’s to entrepreneurs. Her signature presentations spotlight her two passions- window coverings and design.


Let Deb Barrett help you navigate the world of window fashions, design, workrooms and bespoke blinds and shades. From her years of experience working one-on-on and in seminars with hundreds of professionals from CEOs to design entrepreneurs; she’ll provide inspiration for all levels of your design business. Develop your presence, own your brand, and craft your essential messages.

One Minute with Deb

Favorite organizational task:

Sorting paper stacks on the floor in my office

Dream project:

Each project is your dream in the midst of it.

Ideal vacation:

A month in the south of France

Favorite reference book:

Depending on what I am working on it’s either The Vogue Sewing Book or my Field of Dreams sketchbook.

Fondest memory:

Sipping Saturday morning coffee from a demitasse cup with my Grandmother and Mom.


A great red wine with dark chocolate