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VELUX translucent pleated blinds

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  • Light-dimming
  • Flexible positioning - adjustable from top and bottom
  • Manual, electric or solar-powered
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About VELUX translucent pleated blinds

VELUX pleated blinds integrate perfectly with VELUX roof windows to offer flexible lighting and privacy protection, while bathing your room in a pleasant, soft light. The manually operated "Flying" version lets you position the blind exactly where it is needed in the roof window while still letting light in. Our pleated blinds are available in a wide range of colours and styles to complement the décor of your room. 

  • Slimline profile design
  • Available in 16 different colours.
  • Easy to operate and offers flexible positioning.
  • Quick and easy installation on VELUX roof windows.
  • OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 certified
  • Manually operated
  • Available in white or brushed aluminium side channels
  • 3 year guarantee

Operations and colours

VELUX manually operated blinds offer easy operation by hand. The control bar and side channels ensure smooth operation and flexible positioning of the blind.
Solar powered blinds give you convenient remote control of your blinds from anywhere in the room. Select solar powered VELUX blinds for your manual or solar-powered VELUX roof windows. Easy installation with no wiring.
Control your blinds from anywhere in the room with the ready-to-use wall switch. Select electrically operated VELUX blinds for your electrically operated VELUX roof windows.

Available colours

Translucent pleated blinds - Softly diffuses incoming daylight

1 Transparent
White (1016)
3 Opaque
Charcoal (1274)
2 Semi-transparent
Classic sand (1259)
2 Semi-transparent
Dark Grey (1282)
2 Semi-transparent
Dusty Brown (1276)
1 Transparent
Dusty Sand (1277)
2 Semi-transparent
Beige (1278)
1 Transparent
Claret Red (1279)
3 Opaque
Forest Green (1280)
3 Opaque
Mint Green (1281)
2 Semi-transparent
Classic white (1256)
3 Opaque
Natural (1275)
1 Transparent
Light Beige (1283)
1 Transparent
Grey (1284)
1 Transparent
Soft Blue (1285)
3 Opaque
Blue Denim (1286)

Transparency of the blinds

The numbers on the graphic below will show you how much light will be filtered through the fabric.

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Frame material

VELUX blinds are available with high-quality side channels in your choice of either brushed or white-painted aluminium. The side channels are easy to install and designed to complement your VELUX roof windows beautifully.

White-painted aluminium

Brushed aluminium

Safety and sustainability

VELUX blinds have child-safe cordless designs to ensure safety in your home. And all our interior blinds are OEKO-TEX certified and guaranteed free from harmful substances.


All VELUX products are designed and tested for real life. Our blinds are drawn thousands of times and exposed to extreme heat. Our shutters endure relentless battles with rain and wind. All VELUX blinds and shutters are backed by a 3-year guarantee.

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Order free samples

If you find it difficult to make up your mind, we also offer cloth samples for all blinds and colours offered in our e-shop. Please note that the cloth samples are intended as a colour and texture sample only and may not show the full design.

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How to install VELUX pleated blinds

See on the video how to install a manually operated VELUX blackout roller blind or download installation instructions for different operation types:

VELUX pleated blind - manually operated (FHL)

VELUX pleated blind - electrically operated (FML)

VELUX pleated blind - solar powered (FSL)