Hunter Douglas Applause Honeycomb Shades

Honeycomb insulation, exceptional value

A streamlined selection of fabrics, colors, and operating systems allows Applause to focus on quality and value.

Standout Features

  • Top-down bottom-up
  • Smart control options
  • Dual fabric option
  • Single or double honeycomb construction
  • Vertical options for doors
  • 70+ fabric and color choices


Applause Honeycomb Shades are designed for beauty and value

  • Variety of pleat sizes and cell construction options
  • Double-honeycomb design available for insulating qualities
  • Privacy and light control
  • Soil and dust resistant
  • GreenGuard Indoor Air Quality certified
  • Sound absorption

A streamlined selection of fabrics, colors, and operating systems allows Applause to focus on value.

applause cell closeup detail

Optional features to enhance your lifestyle

  • Vertiglide™ option for large expanses of windows and sliding glass doors
  • Top-down/Bottom-up operation option
  • Venue™ fabrics available, featuring Microshield antimicrobial protection. Shields against growth of mold, mildew, and bacteria that can cause odors
Applause Vertiglide
Vertiglide® option for large expanses of windows and sliding glass doors
applause top-down/bottom-up
Venue™ fabrics available, featuring Microshield® antimicrobial protection


Applause fabrics from Hunter Douglas

Available in sheer, semi-sheer, semi-opaque, and opaque fabric choices, which determine the degree of light-filtering, room-darkening, and privacy.

  • Over 30 fabric/color choices
  • Light-filtering and room-darkening choices with sheer front and back panels
  • Elegant textures and neutral colorways
Duette trielle cell detal

Venue® Fabric Collection

Featuring Microshield antimicrobial protection, Applause shades with Venue fabrics shield against the growth of mold, mildew, and bacteria that can cause odors.

Applause honeycomb shades Venue fabric

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Operation & Control

Hunter Douglas makes operating your Applause shades easy and convenient, with 4 options available for raising and lowering this energy-efficient blind, providing a solution for whatever your needs.

Operating Systems

  • UltraGlide®: Gently pull on the retractable wand
  • LiteRise®: Simply push up or pull down with the LiteRise® system
  • EasyRise™: Continuous loop makes it easy to lift large or small shades
  • PowerView® Smart Automated Motorization System: Control your Duette shades with a simple Pebble remote control, or use a Wi-Fi hub and your own home Wi-Fi to control with your mobile device or voice control.

Compare all Hunter Douglas operating systems

Powerview Smart Control Options

PowerView Pebble Remote
Powerview Surface Scene Controller
Wall mount Surface Scene Controller
Powerview Hub
PowerView Wi-Fi Hub
Hunter Douglas PowerView control app
Mobile Device App Control

Detailing Options

Applause features designed to customize your shade and fit your lifestyle

Applause headrail
Standard headrail
applause 2-on-1 headrail
Two-on-One headrail
applause duolite with sheer fabric
Duolite® option with sheer fabric
applause duolite with light-filtering fabric
Duolite® optioni with light-filtering fabric
applause vertiglide Grandover valance
Vertiglide® option with Grandover Valance
applause vertiglide otpion side stack
Vertiglide® with Side Stack
applause vertiglide split stack
Vertiglide® with split stack
applause vertiglide option with traveling center stack
Vertiglide® with traveling center stack
applause vertiglide option with split stack
Vertiglide® option with split stack
applause sunterra room darkening
Sunterra room darkening
applause Skylift skylight shade
Skylift skylight shade

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