Austrian blind

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Austrian blind

n
(Furniture) a window blind consisting of rows of vertically gathered fabric that may be drawn up to form a series of ruches
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Also available are Austrian Blinds, Roman blinds and loose covers.
'AFTER 25 years of putting up with a smattering of wallpaper, some old-fashioned Austrian blinds and no real carpet to speak of, it was a fantastic feeling to rip out the old bedroom.
We might be inspired by the psychedelic 60s again soon - and then even Austrian blinds might not seem quite so bad.
Besides, those blasted Austrian blinds took an age to hoist up and down.
Looking through people's windows now you wouldn't think that even just 10 years ago your only real high street option of shutting your neighbours out was net curtains or Austrian blinds a and net curtains were tagged with all kinds of stereotypical assumptions ( curtain-twitching for instance.
I've an inkling also that the Austrian blinds and the gazebo-like structures dotted about the joint are a nod to the older clientele, too.
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