Zebra Blinds

Luxurious & Seamless Zebra Blinds

Zebra blinds offer a luxurious, streamlined and seamless look with two layers of fabric, alternating between sheer and solid stripes. When opened it creates the effect of a blind and when closed it creates a shade effect.

D & R Blinds offers five types of roller blinds including:

Honeycomb Blinds


A traditional style blind with one layer of fabric, connected to one bracket structure.

Duo Blinds


Incorporating two layers of fabric in one innovative bracket structure allowing them to work together or separately.

Honeycomb Blinds


Simple, durable and sleek operation that involves a cord / chain form.

Honeycomb Blinds


Ideal for public spaces or busy areas, to offer full coverage and maximum privacy.

Roller Blinds


Control your blinds from anywhere in your home or program them to open and close at particular times of the day to suit your lifestyle.

Roller Blinds

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D & R Blinds can create tailor-made roller blinds from a wide selection of styles and quality fabrics including:

Block Out Blinds

Block Out

Ideal for creating superior privacy, darkening a room and providing insulation from harsh heat or cold weather.

Double Block Out Blinds

Double Block Out

Ensures no light leakage and creates even greater energy efficiency in summer or winter.

Roller Blinds

Light Filtering

Allows light to gently flow into your room, creating a light-filled space while still maintaining privacy and protection from harsh UV rays.

Roller Blinds


Controls light and heat in your space while also allowing you to see outside.

Roller Blinds


Keeps your home cool and maintains a glare-free space with superior UV protection.

Outdoor Roller Blinds

Looking for a way to enjoy your outdoor space while staying protected from the elements?

  • Provide shading for your patio, cafe, alfresco area, deck or balcony.
  • Our blinds are made from high-quality materials that are built to last, so you can enjoy them for years to come.
  • Choose between blinds in either shade mesh or PVC - both highly durable and weather-proof.
Roller Blinds
Roller Blinds

Blockout Blinds

Cease all sunshine in your space with a blockout blind, made to create a completely dark environment, perfect for shift workers, sleeping babies, media rooms and living rooms.

  • With blockout blinds installed, no one can see in or out. In summer, a blockout roller blind will deflect the sun’s rays and help keep your space cool and comfortable.
  • In winter, you can turn up the heating inside and ensure that it remains warm and cosy without heat escaping.
  • Blockout blinds, also referred to as  blackout blinds, offer the ultimate privacy, light prevention and insulation in a blind design.

Double Roller Blinds

Double or dual roller blinds combine two different styles of roller blinds in one system creating an elegant design and seamless function.

  • Double roller blinds are the perfect option for those looking for superior privacy and light control, both day and night.
  • The translucent blind, closest to the window, creates filtered light and ensures people cannot see in while you can see out.
  • The second blind on the inside is a blockout blind, preventing light from entering, maintaining complete privacy and insulation for energy efficiency.
Roller Blinds

When you’re selecting between Timber Venetian Blinds or Aluminium Venetian Blinds, you’ll need to consider what suits your style and needs.

Venetian blinds make it easier to control the amount of light entering a room. You can completely close the blinds for privacy or adjust the slates to direct the sunlight up, down or straight ahead. It makes it easy to control the light throughout the day with a simple lower and lift cord. Perfect for traditional homes and aesthetics, Venetian blinds offer an alternative to shutters.

Timber Venetians

Timber Venetians

Timber Venetian Blinds add warmth, a natural look and a classic sense of style. Timber and wooden venetians provide privacy, insulation, light control and ventilation. They withstand the hot climate, are made to last and easy to operate.

Venetian Blinds

Aluminium Venetians

Aluminium Venetian Blinds are a sleek and modern alternative to timber Venetian blinds. PVC aluminium blinds are considered practical, durable, waterproof and resistant to warping, scratching and discoloration. They are an affordable option and the perfect addition to windows in high moisture areas such as kitchens and bathrooms.

Let the light in

Let the light shine in during the day by rotating the slates and simply rotate the slates to close shut for nighttime privacy.

Vertical Blinds
Fabric Blinds

Wide range of fabrics

Our vertical blinds come in a range of styles and fabrics. You can choose between mould-resistant fabrics of various colours. Or choose PVC vertical blinds that are hypoallergenic and easy to wipe clean. We also supply chain-free blinds, perfect for spaces where children and animals may be present.

Fabric Vertical Blinds

Keep your vertical blinds looking fresher for longer with mould- and fade-resistant fabric.

Fabric Vertical Blinds
PVC Vertical Blinds

PVC Vertical Blinds

Provide excellent insulation and clean your vertical blinds with ease.

Delicate & organic

Roman blinds combine the delicate organic folds of curtain fabric with the functionality of a blind. They are perfect for smaller windows or windows in small spaces.

Roman blinds are also the first choice when looking to highlight a room’s architecture and to achieve a decorative look without compromising on the room’s overall style.

Roman Blinds
Roman Blinds

Wide range of fabrics

Roman blinds are available in a range of fabrics and designs varying from patterned fabric to minimalist neutral tones. Blockout lining can also be incorporated into the back of the fabric to ensure further light reduction, especially important for window coverings in bedrooms. A blockout roman blind can also achieve increased insulation throughout the heat of summer and cold in winter.

Depth & filtering

Panel blinds, also called panel glide blinds, add a sense of depth while also filtering light, blocking UV rays, providing privacy and thermal insulation.

Panel Blinds
Panel Blinds

Perfect for sliding doors

Panel blinds for sliding doors and large windows are an elegant addition to your home. The large panels of blind slats elegantly overlap and glide together to create a sleek and seamless look. It also allows easier access to open windows and doors with ease.

Soft, contemporary look

Zebra blinds, also called transitional or vision blinds, provide a soft and contemporary look while ensuring privacy and light control. You’ll be able to see out while people cannot see in.


Wide range of fabrics

We’ll assist you in matching the fabric of your zebra blinds with your interior furnishings, including drapery and upholstery. Whether it’s a minimalist style or a more decorative design, Zebra blinds are the perfect addition to any space seeking light control without compromising outdoor views or privacy.

Ultimate Energy Efficiency

Honeycomb blinds, named for their cell-like structure, work by trapping air at the window in their distinct pockets to help reduce heat in summer and retain warmth in the cooler months. A design well-suited to the Australian climate, honeycomb blinds conserve energy by reducing the need for air conditioning or heating.

roller blinds
roller blinds

Wide range of fabrics

Honeycomb blinds also offer superior privacy and a variety of light control options depending on what type of fabric is selected. You can also select for your blinds to be a combination of top-down / bottom-up to increase versatility and light filtering. A combination of honeycomb blinds and other blinds or curtains are often utilised for a complete decorative look.

A wide range

Blinds, Shutters & Curtains for all window sizes and styles.

Free measure and quote

Our window stylists will provide you with a tailor-made solution for your window furnishings.

Swift delivery & installation

Receive your blinds sooner with a 7–14 day turnaround time

Aussie Made

Feel assured that our products are superior in quality, locally-made, durable and include an extensive warranty.

Friendly Service

Feel confident we’ll provide the
best advice with a smile.

Bespoke Design

Balancing beautiful aesthetics
with functionality

More about Zebra Blinds

Zebra blinds, or vision blinds, are modern, stylish window treatments. They feature alternating sheer and opaque fabric stripes, letting you control light and privacy in a unique way. Unlike traditional blinds, zebra blinds offer both light filtration and room-darkening features. They're customizable for a perfect fit and complement any decor, offering a trendy alternative to regular blinds. They're ideal for maintaining privacy while allowing natural light in. By shifting the blinds, you can adjust from total privacy to filtered light easily. Spend more time exploring zebra blinds, and you'll discover a world of practical style and brilliant versatility.

What are Zebra Blinds?

If you've ever wondered, 'What are Zebra Blinds?', they're an innovative type of roller blinds with alternating strips of sheer and opaque fabric, providing a dual function for light control and privacy. Zebra blinds, also known as vision blinds, are more than just a window covering; they're a versatile and stylish addition to any home or office.

The unique design of zebra blinds allows them to offer the best of both worlds - light filtering and blackout capabilities. This is achieved through their alternating stripes of sheer and opaque fabric. By simply adjusting the position of these stripes, you can control the amount of light that enters your space, from a soft filtered light to complete darkness. This feature makes them the perfect day and night blinds.

The fabric used in zebra blinds is carefully selected for its quality and durability, ensuring that your blinds will stand the test of time. And with their modern, sleek design, they're sure to add a touch of elegance to any room. So

Zebra Blinds Vs Traditional Blinds

When comparing zebra blinds to traditional blinds, you'll notice several key differences that make zebra blinds a versatile and stylish choice for your window treatments. Unlike traditional blinds such as roller blinds, vertical blinds or a night blind, zebra blinds offer a unique design that combines the functionality of both light-filtering and room-darkening capabilities.

This dual functionality comes from the alternating stripes of sheer and opaque fabric, which can be adjusted to control the amount of light entering the room. For example, during the day, you can align the sheer stripes to allow natural light in while maintaining your privacy. At night, align the opaque stripes for complete privacy. This makes zebra blinds an excellent choice for day and night blinds.

Traditional blinds, on the other hand, offer only one option at a time - either light control or privacy. They can't provide both simultaneously like zebra blinds can. Plus, with traditional blinds, you often have to compromise style for functionality. But with zebra blinds, you get a trendy, contemporary look without sacrificing performance.

The Versatility of Zebra Blinds

Building on the differences between traditional and zebra blinds, let's explore the incredible versatility that zebra blinds provide for your home or business. These blinds are often referred to as day and night blinds due to their dual functionality. They consist of two layers, enabling easy shift between light filtering and total privacy.

The real beauty of zebra blinds lies in their ability to provide as much, or as little, light as you require. You control the amount of light filtering into your space by aligning the sheer and opaque stripes. This flexibility makes them superior to double roller blinds, especially when you want to create a specific mood or ambiance.

What's more, you can have your zebra blinds specifically made to measure. With made-to-measure zebra roller blinds, you're guaranteed a perfect fit for any window or door in your home or office. This ensures that your blinds function optimally, providing the ideal blend of light control, privacy, and aesthetics.

Customising Your Zebra Blinds: Made to measure zebra roller blinds

Choosing the right zebra blinds for your space is more than just about light control; it's also about personalising them to reflect your style and complement your decor. Customising your zebra blinds allows you to achieve the perfect blend of aesthetics and functionality.

When you're customising your zebra blinds, keep in mind the variety of fabrics available. You can opt for light filtering fabrics for a gentle glow or blockout fabrics for complete privacy. Remember, the fabric you select also determines the level of light control your blinds offer.

Measuring your windows accurately is essential in customising your blinds. This guarantees your blinds fit perfectly and function as intended. Don't be put off by the task of measuring; it's often simpler than you may think.

Finally, think about the operation of your blinds. Consider motorised options for ease of control, particularly for larger windows.

Customising your zebra blinds gives you the freedom to create the perfect window covering for your space. So, take your time exploring the options, and don't be afraid to express your individual style.

Benefits of Zebra Blinds

Beyond customizing your zebra blinds to match your style and decor, you'll discover these blinds offer a plethora of advantages that can enhance your living or working space. Referred to as vision blinds, zebra blinds act as both day and night blinds, granting you ultimate control over light and privacy in your space.

These blinds provide remarkable light control thanks to their distinctive design. They showcase alternating stripes of sheer and opaque fabric, enabling you to regulate the amount of light entering your room accurately. If you require ample light, simply align the sheer stripes; for reduced light or privacy, align the opaque stripes.

Zebra blinds also guarantee privacy without sacrificing natural light. The sheer stripes allow light to filter in while the opaque stripes deter prying eyes, offering you the best of both worlds. You'll have privacy when necessary and an open, airy room when you desire.

Lastly, the elegant and contemporary aesthetics of zebra blinds can enhance the decor of any room. They're not only practical; they're also fashionable. In conclusion, for versatile light control, privacy, and style, you can't go wrong with zebra blinds.

Installation Process of Zebra Blinds

Setting up zebra blinds in your home or office is a straightforward process that necessitates accuracy and caution. To guarantee a seamless setup, you should adhere to the provided installation instructions diligently.

First, measure and mark the spot where you'll mount your zebra blind. Make sure that the space is sufficient to accommodate your window blinds. Then, using a drill, make holes on these marked spots. Carefully attach the brackets while ensuring they're firmly secured.

After mounting the brackets, it's time to place the zebra blind. Make certain that the blind rolls down smoothly and the mechanism works perfectly. Remember, a quality product like a zebra blind should operate flawlessly. Adjust the blind to your desired level and confirm that the chain mechanism works well.

If you have ordered a custom design, follow the specific instructions provided. Custom designs may have additional steps or require unique installation methods.

In essence, installing zebra blinds is a simple task if you follow the instructions and take your time. A well-installed zebra blind not only enhances your interior décor but also ensures top-notch functionality. Keep in mind, precision and patience are the keys to successful installation.

Caring for Your Zebra Blinds or vision blinds

Once your zebra blinds are properly installed, it's important to know how to maintain them to guarantee their longevity and peak functionality. These window furnishings, apart from offering superior light control and privacy, have a reputation for being low maintenance. Yet, your care routine can contribute greatly to their lifespan.

Keeping your zebra blinds dust-free is the first step. Use a feather duster or a vacuum with a brush attachment to gently clean the blinds at least once a week. When tackling stubborn stains, use a damp cloth but avoid harsh cleaning agents as they may damage the fabric.

Preserving the functionality of your day and night blinds is equally important. Regularly check the mechanism to ensure smooth operation. If you notice any issues, it's best to seek professional help instead of trying to fix it yourself.

Exploring Different Zebra Blinds Designs

Diving into the world of zebra blinds, you'll discover a plethora of designs that cater to diverse aesthetic preferences and functional needs. These exceptional window furnishings aren't only stylish but also highly functional. They offer the convenience of day and night blinds, allowing you to control the amount of light filtering into your space.

With zebra blinds, you have the freedom to choose from a wide array of designs. You can opt for a simple and sleek design with neutral tones to complement your minimalist decor. Alternatively, you can select a bold and vibrant design to make your blinds the focal point of your room.

The unique feature of zebra blinds is their alternating sheer and opaque stripes. This design not only adds a touch of sophistication but also guarantees privacy. You can align the stripes to let in natural light while maintaining your privacy, or you can completely block the light for a cozy and intimate atmosphere.

Happy Customers

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do.

We love helping them achieve their vision of transforming their space with bespoke blinds and curtains.

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

D&R’s team of designers worked closely with me to create window dressings that perfectly reflected my individuality and style.

Blindsy McCurtains | Blockout Roller Blinds

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Are There Child Safety Features Included With Zebra Blinds?

Yes, there are child safety features included with these types of blinds. They're designed to guarantee your little ones are safe around them. Features like cordless or motorized operation eliminate the risk of entanglement. Some models also include breakaway tassels and cord stops for added safety.

It's important to check whether these features are included when you're purchasing blinds, especially if you have children or pets in your home.

Do Zebra Blinds Provide Adequate UV Protection?

Just as sunscreen shields your skin from harmful UV rays, certain window coverings can offer similar protection for your home.

Yes, zebra blinds do provide adequate UV protection. They're designed with alternating stripes of sheer and opaque fabric that block out direct sunlight, reducing the amount of UV radiation entering your room.

You'll find this feature beneficial in preserving your home's interior from sun damage while maintaining a pleasing aesthetic.

Can Zebra Blinds Be Used in High Humidity Areas Like Bathrooms or Kitchens?

Absolutely, you can utilize zebra blinds in high humidity areas like bathrooms or kitchens. They're crafted from synthetic materials which resist moisture and won't warp or discolor. Ensure they're well ventilated to prevent mildew.

However, if you're searching for full privacy, keep in mind that zebra blinds alternate between sheer and opaque panels. You might want to contemplate a different option or use them in conjunction with other window treatments.

How Energy Efficient Are Zebra Blinds Compared to Other Types of Blinds?

You're likely considering how energy efficient your blinds are. Zebra blinds are quite efficient compared to other types. They've got two layers of fabric that can help insulate your windows, regulating room temperature. This could potentially save on heating and cooling costs for the whole house.

However, it's important to remember that efficiency can depend on factors like material and proper installation. So, it's a good idea to consult with a professional.

What Materials Are Used in the Construction of Zebra Blinds?

You're curious about the materials that create unique window coverings.

Zebra blinds are crafted using alternating strips of sheer and opaque fabric. These fabrics are carefully chosen for their durability and light filtering capabilities.

The blinds' mechanism consists of a continuous loop for easy adjustment.

The blend of these materials results in a versatile, practical, and stylish window treatment that allows you to control the light and privacy in your space.

How to clean zebra blinds?

Zebra blinds are made from a lightweight, durable, and slightly sheer fabric. The best way to clean them is by gently vacuuming them with the upholstery attachment. If there are any stubborn spots or stains, you can use a mild detergent or dish soap diluted in water and then sponge it onto the fabric. Be sure to rinse thoroughly and let the blinds air dry.

How much are zebra blinds?

The cost of zebra blinds varies depending on the size and type of blind. The most important factor is the size of the window. Larger windows will require more fabric, as do zebra blinds with blockout fabric.

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Can you see through zebra blinds at night?

As zebra blinds are made of a semi-opaque and slightly sheer fabric, at night you may see slight shadows behind the blinds. For increased privacy you can include a blockout roller shade at the back. 

Our window stylists can assist with helping you choose the best type of zebra blind for your specific needs. Book a free consultation

Do zebra blinds provide privacy?

Yes, zebra blinds provide excellent privacy in the daytime and good privacy at night time.  They are made with alternating sheer and opaque fabric panels that help to control the amount of light that comes into a room as well as the visibility from the outside.

Are zebra blinds the right choice for you? Our window stylists can assist with helping you choose the best type of blind for your specific needs.  Book a free consultation

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Want to get new blinds in your new home? Enquire with us today for a free sample and quote on excellent quality Zebra Blinds. We make sure all our customers are extremely happy with great prices and excellent service from our installation team. You can also visit our amazing showroom in Auburn to view our full collection and range of blinds.

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