Drapery Alterations & Customers’ Own Materials (COM) in Austin, TX

Drapery Alterations in Austin, TX

The Great Curtain Company specializes in helping customers achieve the look, feel, and aesthetic they have dreamed of by offering custom alterations for drapes, curtains, and other window treatments. If you bought curtains or window treatments without measuring, couldn’t find window treatments in the right size, or you moved and want to use your old curtains on new windows, we can help! We can also take your material and fabricate the professional, custom draperies of your dreams with our COM (customers’ own materials) services.

Drapery alterations in Austin, TX

Curtain and Drapery Alterations in Austin, TX


If you already have window treatments or coverings and need them re-sized, re-purposed, hemmed, or let out, we can help. Our professional curtain and drapery alterations ensure that your curtains, drapes, and window treatments fit your windows perfectly. We can quickly and expertly alter your existing drapes so that your home or business is safer, more private, more comfortable, and more energy efficient. Our custom alterations include:


  • Pinch pleating or removing pleats from existing drapery
  • Alterations on ready-made panels from other companies (i.e., Amazon, Pottery Barn, RH)
  • Applications of tape trims or bandings for aftermarket design embellishments
  • Re-purpose original drapery to fit a new home/new space
  • Application of specialty blackout liners to existing panels
  • Cutting down & resizing & re-shaping of cornice boards & top treatments
  • Alterations on ready-made bed sets & bed skirts
  • Re-pinning & pressing of ready-made panels
  • Restringing of Roman Shades or Roman Shade Repairs
Curtain alteration and hemming in Austin, TX
Custom draperies in Austin, TX

Hemming Services in Austin, TX

One of the most requested drapery alterations from our customers is our professional hemming services. We can shorten or lengthen a window treatment’s hem so that it still works for your windows. We can also re-size and re-purpose ready-made curtain panels and window treatments bought from other retailers, like Amazon, Pottery Barn, department stores, discount stores, etc.

Customers’ Own Materials (COM) in Austin, TX

We love making our customers’ lives easier and more beautiful, and we know we can achieve that through our COM services. Bring in your own fabric in the appropriate amount, and we will professionally construct custom draperies in your selected material. We go beyond just curtains! We can also use COM services to create Roman Shades, cornices, bedding, and more. Tell us what you need, and we’ll do our best to accommodate you.

Velvet curtains in Austin, TX
Custom fabrics in Austin, TX
Custom curtains in Austin, TX

Why Choose The Great Curtain Company? 

When you come to us at The Great Curtain Company, you’re supporting a local, family-owned business that truly cares about the community. Each member of our team is dedicated to beautifying Austin, one window at a time! Each one of our curtains, custom window treatments, and draperies are created right here in Texas by nationally acclaimed workrooms. Because we are committed to our company and to this community, every pair of curtains is manufactured and hand-crafted here in the United States!

Call Us Today to Get Started

If you’re ready to get started on custom drapery and curtain alterations in Austin, TX, come see us at The Great Curtain Company. Stop by our showroom in South Austin to see us at work, ask us questions, bring us your fabric, or browse our fabric selection! Call us today at (512) 501-1381 or contact us online to schedule a consultation.

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