Not only that, but while I had the shade draped over the stair rail, the cat chewed off all the cords. Thanks a lot, Basil.
After re-stringing it and enlisting the help of Mr. T, we got this thing up.
By the way, this window is south-facing and lets in a lot of light, which you may not realize because my photos make the hall look pretty dark.
Click here to read about how I made my very first shade, a top down/bottom upper, and to find out where I bought my hardware.
That's it for now.
Happy Monday to you all!