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MEASURING FOR DRAPERY CURTAINS

Icon Written by Garett@EW on June 3, 2010 – 4:22 PM

Fullness: Curtains are designed to be 1.5 times the window width.  This offers the best view of the lace.  Generally one curtain fits windows 30 to 45″ wide. If more fullness is desired, use more than one. Curtain Sizing: Curtain measurements are tip to tip. From the very top to the longest scallop on the [...]

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Window treatment/decorating tips

Icon Written by Amy@EW on November 5, 2009 – 10:55 PM

Privacy Issues Lace/sheer fabric should not be used alone where privacy is a must.  Fortunately, lace/sheer fabrics can be installed over shades and blinds and look terrific. Sun and Ultra-Violet Concerns: Drapery curtains softly filter light but not the harmful ultra-violet rays that can damage fine furnishings.  This includes furniture, both wood and upholstered, floors [...]

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