June 21, 2017
The most important element in choosing drapery is obviously the look: how they will improve the beauty of the room. But there are other things to consider when choosing drapery. Depending on the kind you buy, they can affect the amount of sound, light, and heat that enters or leaves a room.
June 6, 2017
If you are considering the purchase of new drapery, you may think it’s a relatively simple procedure. There are the drapes and the rod you hang them from. But this is a simplistic view of what drapery is all about. Drapery comes in many different forms and styles, and there are a range of window […]
May 30, 2017
Many people think of damask as an elaborate design, filled with scroll-like images within a capsule-type grid. But damask is actually a kind of fabric that uses different kinds of weaving techniques to create varying degrees of luster in the material.
May 24, 2017
As everyone knows, there are various types of window treatments, each with its own distinctive style and function. In this article, we will discuss a few of these treatments and clear up some misconceptions about them.
May 18, 2017
Four-poster beds have always been the stuff of fairy tales and legends. In the Middle Ages, they were generally reserved for nobility. They were usually massive pieces of furniture, ornately carved from oak and festooned with tapestries.
April 20, 2017
For commercial spaces that are constantly in use, you need drapery that is not only elegant but that also wears well. Here are a few fabrics to keep in mind:
March 28, 2017
The room is not finished until the drapery has been hung. That is an old decorating aphorism, and so true. To give a room that finished look, the final touch that really brings it to life doesn’t happen until you hang the drapery.
March 21, 2017
When choosing drapery for your home or business, deciding on a fabric and style is naturally where you focus most of your attention. But you don’t want to forget about the elements that will support the drapery. Choosing the right hardware is essential to ensure that your drapery is functional as well as beautiful. Whether […]
March 14, 2017
Nothing shows off a grand vista better than a sliding glass door or pair of well-placed French doors. They also encourage natural light and boast easy access to the outdoors. However, it can be a tall order to outfit these high traffic areas with a window treatment that won’t obstruct views or inhibit your comings […]
March 8, 2017
No matter how beautiful the interior of your space is, your views of the outside world deserve to be showcased. From country estates and city lofts, to office buildings or five-star hotel presidential suites, doors and windows remain an important transitional piece in any space. Though they’re a universal part of any building, no two […]