Distinct Design. Beautiful Style. 

Dual Shades are a unique shade with exceptional light flexibility and easy operation. With alternating vanes of fabric, 1 sheer and 1 solid, the dual shade will add a statement to any room in your home. Available in a multitude of fabric colors & materials. 

All about the Dual Shade

Our blinds are made & manufactured in Ontario by Maxxmar Window Fashions, a Canadian owned  & operated business. Click here to read more about Maxxmar Window Fashions.

Dual Shades consist of 2 alternating vanes of fabric – 1 sheer and 1 solid.  The material and color itself is chosen by you! There are a wide range of materials, colors & opacities to choose from, each with their own unique UV value.

Maxxmar Window Fashions warrants all blinds and shades under a Lifetime Limited Warranty. This warranty covers and is inclusive against any defects in material and workmanship to the original purchaser of the product. 

Dual Shades are covered under normal use for a period of five (5) years. This warranty does not cover curling, soiling, scratching, normal fading or loss of color intensity from use Refer to the full warranty guidelines for a detailed guide. 

Dual Shades have exceptional light filtering capability. You can choose to have the solid vanes of fabric showing for room darkening, or you can let some light in by showing the sheer vane. 

The dual shade can be a bit more of an imposing style. 

Included Features

When you purchase a dual shade  with designQ Shop, the following items are included in the cost of the product.
To view the premium upgrades available with this product, head to the next section.

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A compact cassette in a mirage finish is included. Click here to learn what a cassette is!

A mirage finish is a power coated finish on the cassette itself, which will match the color of shade chosen. 

The bottom rail can be either open or closed. Open meaning the fabric does not wrap around it, leaving it open. Closed means the fabric wraps around it to have a seamless look.

Click here to learn what a bottom rail is for.

Open Hembar

Closed Hembar

The included operating system for a dual shade is the Decora Slim or Genius Wand. These options adhere to the new child safety regulations for cordless window coverings. 

** Photo does not show these options. 

There is a large selection of available fabrics to pick from. The included selections are all 100% polyester, and have a translucent opacity level. 

Level 0A Color Options

These color options are included with the dual shade blind package selection. All images shown are for reference only and may not reflect the accurate color. 

Barcelona Series | 100% Polyester | Translucent Opacity

Color: Brown
Series: Barcelona
Level 0A

Color: Grey
Series: Barcelona
Level 0A

Color: Ivory
Series: Barcelona
Level 0A

Color: Steel
Series: Barcelona
Level 0A

Color: White
Series: Barcelona
Level 0A

Helsinki Series | 100% Polyester | Translucent Opacity

Color: Chocolate
Series: Helsinki
Level 0A

Color: Black
Series: Helsinki
Level 0A

Color: Grey
Series: Helsinki
Level 0A

Color: Ivory
Series: Helsinki
Level 0A

Color: White
Series: Helsinki
Level 0A

Verona Series | 100% Polyester | Translucent Opacity

Color: Blue
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Color: Grey
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Color: Ivory
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Color: Midnight
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Color: Pink
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Color: Steel
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Color: White
Series: Verona
Level 0A

Premium Options

If you want to add a little extra to your dual shades consider a premium option from the below list. 

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Premium Cassette Options include:

  • Grande Cassette in a mirage finish. A mirage finish is a matte textured finish in a complimentary color. 

Premium Operating Systems include: 

If you want room darkening you can choose to add an ‘Opera’ shade behind the main dual shade. This shade operates independently of the main one. 

If you choose to add an ‘Opera’ shade it comes with a special cassette to encase both rolls. 

In addition to the large selection of included fabrics, there are even more premium options to choose from. All fabrics have a translucent opacity level.