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Welcome to an Evolution in Light and Style

With clean lines and a sleek contemporary look, Skyline Gliding Window Panels offer the perfect solution for both large and small window expanses, and can also be used as a stylish room divider system. The revolutionary hardware system, combined with a fashion-forward fabric collection, offers a vast array of choices that will satisfy any decorating style.

   From contemporary to traditional, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels set a new standard in modern window fashions providing a sophisticated look to match today's urban design influence.

From contemporary to traditional, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels set a new standard in modern window fashions providing a sophisticated look to match today's urban design influence.

   Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels European-inspired design provides a dramatic, sleek and seamless look, allowing you to express your style through color, texture and light.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels European-inspired design provides a dramatic, sleek and seamless look, allowing you to express your style through color, texture and light.

   No matter the size of your space or window Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are the solution. Let your room glow with warmth, texture and quiet sophistication while maximizing your view.

No matter the size of your space or window Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are the solution. Let your room glow with warmth, texture and quiet sophistication while maximizing your view.

   The array of fashion-forward colors and styles gives Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels their modern, sleek, yet inviting personality. For lifestyles ranging from ultra-contemporary settings to traditional suburban lifestyles, let the style reflect your attitude. Let the light reflect your mood.

The array of fashion-forward colors and styles gives Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels their modern, sleek, yet inviting personality. For lifestyles ranging from contemporary settings to traditional suburban lifestyles, let the style reflect your attitude. Let the light reflect your mood.

   Separate large spaces, add dramatic detail to a small area or simply create your own architectural element within a room. As a room divider, the fashion-forward fabric selection of colors, patterns and styles of Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels will inspire the architect within you.

Separate large spaces, add dramatic detail to a small area or simply create your own architectural element within a room. As a room divider, the fashion-forward fabric selection of colors, patterns and styles of Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels will inspire the architect within you.

   Urban is a feeling, a style and an attitude. By creating a mixture of traditional and non-traditional elements through textures, patterns and modern and eclectic styles you create a clean, simple environment reflective of you, no matter where you live.

Urban is a feeling, a style and an attitude. By creating a mixture of traditional and non-traditional elements through textures, patterns and modern and eclectic styles you create a clean, simple environment reflective of you, no matter where you live.

   Accentuate the architectural aspects of even the grandest spaces with unmatched functionality and panache, innovative design and attention to detail. Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels provides smooth operation even in the largest applications.

Accentuate the architectural aspects of even the grandest spaces with unmatched functionality and panache, innovative design and attention to detail. Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels provides smooth operation even in the largest applications.

   The sophisticated combination of sleek, modern European styling gives you decorating options for open floor plans and rooms with different door and window openings. Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels and Designer Screen Shades provide a coordinated distinct and seamless look.

The sophisticated combination of sleek, modern European styling gives you decorating options for open floor plans and rooms with different door and window openings. Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels and Designer Screen Shades provide a coordinated distinct and seamless look.


Point of View

   Unique to the market and unlike traditional systems that offer varying panel sizes, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are designed to provide uniformity within a room with minimal stack-back providing maximum view.

Unique to the market and unlike traditional systems that offer varying panel sizes, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are designed to provide uniformity within a room with minimal stack-back providing maximum view.

   Available exclusively with two panel widths, 11˝" and 17", Skyline Gliding Window Panel sizes are established based on the size of your window, taking the guesswork out of planning, to create a stunning and consistent aesthetic in your room.

Available exclusively with two panel widths, 11˝" and 17", Skyline Gliding Window Panel sizes are established based on the size of your window, taking the guesswork out of planning, to create a stunning and consistent aesthetic in your room.

   11˝" panels provide a more layered look.

11˝" panels provide a more layered look.


   17" panels provide a more sleek minimal aesthetic.

17" panels provide a more sleek minimal aesthetic.


   When open, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels provide a slim profile. Whether you choose a left stack, right stack or split stack you minimize the light in the room as well as your view. On this image you can compare stack-back appearances with the 11˝" on the left window and 17", panels on the right window.

When open, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels provide a slim profile. Whether you choose a left stack, right stack or split stack you minimize the light in the room as well as your view. On the view above you can compare stack-back appearances with the 11˝" on the left window and 17", panels on the right window.


Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels Portfolio

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels harmonize with Designer Screen Shades and Designer Roller Shades from Hunter Douglas. Click on the images below for a larger view.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels harmonize with Designer Screen Shades and Designer Roller Shades from Hunter Douglas. Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels harmonize with Designer Screen Shades and Designer Roller Shades from Hunter Douglas.
Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels harmonize with Designer Screen Shades and Designer Roller Shades from Hunter Douglas.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels harmonize with Designer Screen Shades and Designer Roller Shades from Hunter Douglas.


The fabrics in the Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels collection enable you to create the level of light you desire while providing the amount of privacy you need. Each fabric, from sheer to opaque, helps to create a mood reflective of your lifestyle.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels fabric collection includes:

Sheer: Rich light bathes your room providing a view to the outside with minimal privacy. Styles include: Sola, Sheer Linen and Astoria.

   Sheer: Rich light bathes your room providing a view to the outside with minimal privacy. Styles include: Sola, Arbor Lane, Sussex Linen, Sheer Linen, Astoria and Lena Clair.


Screen: The light within your room is determined by the openness of the fabric. Styles include: Arcadia, Catalina, Gemini, Grass Hut, Greenscape, Horizons, Melbourne, Orion, Ottomon Strip, Pampered, Pegasus, Reflections, Striae, Umbria, Canyon Bay, Point South, Del Sol, Parker Hill, Hampton Breeze, Diamond Head and Cape Sound.

   Screen: The light within your room is determined by the openness of the fabric. Styles include: Arcadia, Catalina, Gemini, Grass Hut, Greenscape, Horizons, Melbourne, Orion, Ottomon Strip, Pampered, Pegasus, Reflections, Striae, Umbria, Canyon Bay, Point South, Del Sol, Parker Hill, Hampton Breeze, Diamond Head and Cape Sound.


Semi-Opaque: Soft shadows and diffused light soften your room providing moderate privacy. Styles include: Maddox, Langley, Woven Impressions, Lena, Palma, Kiera, Ellis, Chatham and Central Park.

   Semi-Opaque: Soft shadows and diffused light soften your room providing moderate privacy. Styles include: Maddox, Langley, Aubrey, Bryan, Woven Impressions, Lena, Palma, Kiera, Ellis, Chatham, Grove Street and Central Park.


Opaque: A warm, lush and cozy atmosphere provides the ultimate in privacy and room darkening. Styles include: Soft Suede and Strand.

   Opaque: A warm, lush and cozy atmosphere provides the ultimate in privacy and room darkening. Styles include: East Village, Soft Suede, Valhalla Drive and Strand.


Product Specifications

    Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels features a wide range of fashion forward fabrics, offered in five distinctive categories, a patented innovative hardware system and custom colored hardware designed to coordinate with each fabric in the collection.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels features a wide range of fashion forward fabrics, offered in five distinctive categories, a patented innovative hardware system and custom colored hardware designed to coordinate with each fabric in the collection.

Five style categories: screens, sheers, semi-opaque, opaque, and naturals and woven grass, each offering varying levels of privacy and light control

Over 270 SKUs in fashion-forward patterns and colors

Two panel widths - 11˝" and 17" - provide uniformity within a room

Patented dual channel, single track system for sleek, contoured styling with minimal stack-back

Panels attach diagonally to the front and back channels allowing a single track to be used for any window width while maintaining a constant track depth

Interlocking bottom weight system for stability; also eliminates tangling when panels are traversed

Unique fabric hanging system provides a tailored finish

Screen category offers patterns and colors to coordinate with Hunter Douglas Designer Screen Shades

Custom-colored hardware in eight designer finishes coordinates with fabric in the collection

Cord control is standard and can be changed in the field (wand option available)

Choose left, right or split stack orientation

Left or right panel orientation controls light direction

Sleek, contoured valance options

Ceiling mount as a room divider system

Lifetime Limited Warranty



Optional Features

Left or right stack

Split stack

Left or right control

Dual wand control

Wand control

Skyline valance

Overlap headrail

Non-standard panel widths

Multiple hardware colors

PowerGlide 2.0 Motorization


Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels Product Specifications

System Operation

   With clean lines and a sleek contemporary look, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels offer the perfect solution for both large and small window expanses, and can also be used as a stylish room divider system.

With clean lines and a sleek contemporary look, Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels offer the perfect solution for both large and small window expanses, and can also be used as a stylish room divider system.

   With Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels a wand control option is available in White for hardware color Lace. All other hardware colors default to an Ivory wand.

With Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels a wand control option is available in White, Ivory or Black.

   Each panel is finished with a patented bottom weight. The innovative snap-on, snap-off system allows the panels to be connected providing stability, smooth operation and easy gliding without tangling.

Each panel is finished with a patented bottom weight. The innovative snap-on, snap-off system allows the panels to be connected providing stability, smooth operation and easy gliding without tangling.

   Hunter Douglas PowerGlide 2.0 with Platinum Technology offers control at the touch of a button, with quiet, smooth traverse automation. It combines infrared (IR) and radio frequency (RF) settings in a single remote, allowing you to control single or multiple Hunter Douglas shades at once.

Hunter Douglas PowerGlide 2.0 with Platinum Technology offers control at the touch of a button, with quiet, smooth traverse automation. It combines infrared (IR) and radio frequency (RF) settings in a single remote, allowing you to control single or multiple Hunter Douglas shades at once.


Hunter Douglas Skyline Headrail Options

   Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panel standard headrail, available in eight colors.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panel standard headrail, available in eight colors.


   Top off your panels in style with the distinctively sleek Skyline valance.

Top off your panels in style with the distinctively Sleek Skyline valance.


   The Skyline valance is also available in a 3˝" profile in richly textured fabrics.

The Skyline valance is also available in a 3˝" profile in richly textured fabrics.


   Select the Box valance in both the Sleek or Fabric style valances when you use your Skyline Gliding Window Panels as a room divider.

Select the Box valance in both the Sleek or Fabric style valances when you use your Skyline Gliding Window Panels as a room divider.


   Or top-off your Skyline Gliding Window Panels with a fabric-wrapped large cassette in fabric matching the panels.

Or top-off your Skyline Gliding Window Panels with a fabric-wrapped large cassette in fabric matching the panels.


Features and Benefits

  With Skyline Gliding Window Panels, Hunter Douglas elevates the level of functionality available in a track system. The patented dual-channel, single-track design of Skyline window panels allows for an infinite number of panels to be installed on a single headrail. With standard panel track systems, the number of channels expands as the number of panels increase. Skyline window panels provides unmatched styling while maximizing your view and minimizing stackback.

With Skyline Gliding Window Panels, Hunter Douglas elevates the level of functionality available in a track system. The patented dual-channel, single-track design of Skyline window panels allows for an infinite number of panels to be installed on a single headrail. With standard panel track systems, the number of channels expands as the number of panels increase. Skyline window panels provides unmatched styling while maximizing your view and minimizing stack-back.

Skyline Gliding Window Panels

Standard System Panels

Patented two channel track system allows an infinite number of panels to attach to the slim 2˝" headrail .

Size of track and number of channels increases based on number of panels.

Patented two channel track system allows an infinite number of panels to attach to the slim 2˝" headrail

Size of track and number of channels increases based on number of panels

Track profile is sleek with European styling that provides the perfect fit for every window opening

Wider track widths require deeper window openings

Two panel widths promote uniformity - 11˝" and 17" Panel widths vary from 24"- 48" depending on the window width
Minimal stack-back for maximized view-through Stack-back varies with window width
Innovative, interlocking bottom weight prevents panels from tangling while being traversed and adds to panel stability Bottom weight sewn in for hanging only
Unique fabric hanging system features a tailored look Typical fabric hanging application uses Velcro tape system
Custom-colored hardware available in eight coordinating hues Custom-colored hardware not available

Custom-colored hardware is unique to the market and offered exclusively with Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels. The headrail, bottom weight, valance and cord tensioner are offered in eight colors designed to coordinate with each fabric in the collection.

Custom-colored hardware is unique to the market and offered exclusively with Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels. The headrail, bottom weight, valance and cord tensioner are offered in eight colors designed to coordinate with each fabric in the collection.


The Direction of Light


There are five different Skyline™ window panel systems available:

Right Stack/Right Facing

Right Stack/Left Facing

Left Stack/Left Facing

Left Stack/Right Facing

Center Opening
(Left or Right Facing)

Select the panel orientation to determine the light direction into a room from the outside.

Right facing panels diffuse light from left to right. Left facing panels diffuse light from right to left.

Right facing panels diffuse light from left to right.

Left facing panels diffuse light from right to left.

Light gaps occur naturally between the panel overlap.

Harmony Program™

The Hunter Douglas Harmony Program enables the same fabric to be used on multiple product styles, including Designer Roller Shades, Designer Screen Shades and Skyline Gliding Window Panels.

The Hunter Douglas Harmony Program enables the same fabric to be used on multiple product styles, including Designer Roller Shades, Designer Screen Shades and Skyline Gliding Window Panels.

   The same fabric can be used from top to bottom, in a single room or entire home in a multi-product approach to decorating. Designer Roller Shades in combination with Designer Screen Shades and Skyline Gliding Window Panels offer the perfect solution to cover both vertical and horizontal applications.

The same fabric can be used from top to bottom, in a single room or entire home in a multi-product approach to decorating. Designer Roller Shades in combination with Designer Screen Shades and Skyline Gliding Window Panels offer the perfect solution to cover both vertical and horizontal applications.


Care and Cleaning

   Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are as durable as they are beautiful. With proper installation and care, they will provide many years of beauty and performance.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are as durable as they are beautiful. With proper installation and care, they will provide many years of beauty and performance. Caution: Keep all cleaning solutions away from the headrail system. Never submerge the headrail

Dusting

Regular light dusting with a feather duster is all the cleaning that is needed in most circumstances.

Vacuuming

Use a hand-held vacuum with low suction for more thorough dust removal.

Spot-Cleaning

Prepare a solution of warm water and a mild detergent. Dampen a clean cloth in the solution and wring it out. Dab the spot with the dampened cloth until it is gone. Caution: Skyline fabrics should not be spot-cleaned or immersed in water.

Valance Cleaning

Wipe the valance with a damp cloth and a mild detergent solution.

For more comprehensive cleaning instructions, call the Hunter Douglas Customer Information Center toll free at: 1-888-501-8364


In 2007 Hunter Douglas was awarded the Window Coverings Manufacturers Association Best New Technical Innovation of the Year Award for Alternate Shading Products for their new Skyline Gliding Window Panels.

In 2007 Hunter Douglas was awarded the Window Coverings Manufacturers Association Best New Technical Innovation of the Year Award for Alternate Shading Products for their new Skyline Gliding Window Panels.


   Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are available from The Blind Alley in Bellevue, Washington. For more information, contact The Blind Alley and visit our Hunter Douglas Gallery showroom.

Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels are available from The Blind Alley in Bellevue, Washington. For more information, contact The Blind Alley and visit our Hunter Douglas Gallery showroom.

The Blind Alley is an authorized Hunter Douglas Gallery dealer.

Or view Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels in the privacy of your home with one of our Window Fashion Designers.

To view more information regarding Hunter Douglas Skyline Gliding Window Panels visit the Hunter Douglas website.

Hunter Douglas Inc., headquartered in Pearl River, NY, is the leading manufacturer of custom window coverings in North America.


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