Originally Posted by Budw
For curtains we always go to the Satwa souq; best place, best quality and prices. Plenty of shops in Satwa that specialise in Curtains, and they do repairs. There are a couple of shops on the road where the Iranian Hospital entrance is, and I am sure you will even be able to persuade them to come to your home (if in Dubai) and do the repair themselves. Prices are very reasonable.
Thanks for the info. I just need the cord/string. All curtain shops I have been to in my area will not sell me just that, I really don't need the rail/track since my existing one is perfectly fine. It's like wanting to buy only tires, but they wanted to sell me the whole darn car!