Blockout Curtains

DIY blackout curtains made to order

Blockout curtains, otherwise known as blackout curtains, are the ideal window furnishing solution for those looking to improve interior darkness and energy efficiency. Buying blackout curtains online from Shades by You allows you to make completely custom shading solutions directly on our website.
Our DIY blackout curtains are made exactly to your specifications. When you order from us, we’ll manufacture them to the dimensions you require. Then, we’ll ship them directly to ...



Blockout Fabric



Blockout Fabric

Why choose Shades By You for blackout curtains?

When you order blockout curtains online via Shades By You, you get the benefit of over 30 years of experience in the window furnishings industry. We offer a service unlike anything else out there - quality, affordable blackout blinds made exactly to spec.


Convenience is at the core of what we offer. If you are struggling to measure your windows, or are having trouble with any other part of the ordering process, let us know. We can help you.


You can also learn more about our work in sustainability and community by visiting the Our Difference page.

The nitty gritty details

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Our Wave fold heading (AKA S-Fold) is constructed of an transparent 80mm tape, perfect for sheer curtains


The form of the wave tape allows your curtain to sit perfectly every. time.


Our tape sits closely to your track or rod (2mm to be exact) so that you can enjoy more of the pretty stuff


(to toe)


Your new curtains should be perfect in every way! An 80mm hem looks beautifully cohesive with our S-Fold tape


With 2 times fullness and weighted corners, your luxurious curtains will sit neatly on any and every surface


For that extra bit of finesse, your hem is double turned to ensure your curtain is pretty front and back!



(the crown of your sheers)


Available in black or white

Motorisation available


Available in black or white

25mm Rod with

plain end caps

Frequently asked questions about blackout curtains

Can I buy blockout curtains online?

Of course! At Shades by You, that’s what we do. Our online ordering system allows you to choose from a range of sizes, fabrics, and operational methods. Order custom blackout curtains from anywhere in Australia, and we can have them delivered in around 3 weeks. Not sure how big to order your new blackout curtains? Let us know. We can potentially give you a hand in measuring your space before you finalise your order.

How much do blockout cost to order online?

Ordering DIY blackout curtains can give you plenty of savings. However, the final cost will depend on a number of things, including their size, how many windows are being covered, and what inclusions you wish to add.

Can blockout curtains open and close on their own?

They sure can. DIY blackout curtains from Shades by You have the option of motorised operation, meaning that they’ll open and close at the push of a button. This is perfect for those who no longer want to use manually operated blackout blinds. Our DIY blackout curtains can even form part of a full home automation system, allowing you to set opening and closing on a schedule. With home automation technologies like Google Home and Alexa, you can even use your voice to activate your curtains!

Do you deliver wave fold curtains?

Absolutely. We deliver all DIY blackout curtains to addresses all around Australia for a flat rate of $30, nationwide. The manufacturing and delivery process usually takes a total of 3 weeks in most cases. If you’d like to know more about our shipping and returns policy, read more here.

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