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Drop the Cloth and Back Away...

Ta Da!  Check out the new drapes.  “What’s so special about these drapes?” you ask.  Well, I’ll tell you.  If you venture on Pinterest at all, you will have seen countless examples of paint drop cloths transformed into art.   607 more words

Ancient Egyptian Fashion

To start with the basics, back then, to make any garment the most popular and commonly used material was Linen- which originated by the stem of a Flax plant. 384 more words


Tricks of the Trade: Awkward Bedroom Windows

Everyone has that one window in their home that is totally awkward and you can never figure out what to do with it.  I have one in my bedroom and so does the… 64 more words

Tricks Of The Trade

Decorating: Curtains

So we’ve lived in our apartment, very happily, I must say, for about 8 months now. Still, we never found the time to get some curtains. 175 more words


Are Custom Drapes Better than Store Bought?

Store bought curtains are not always the best solution to your drapery needs. 

Custom drapery adds a sense of elegance to your home. Some windows may be extremely difficult to cover utilizing basic store bought drapes.  357 more words

Interior Design

Ten Second Writing Tip – Hold That Murderous Thought, and Examine the Drapes

by Gayle Towell

“Check this out,” you say, your voice urgent and excited. I look up, and you gesture at your new window treatment: paisley drapes—swirling designs in shades of green and pink, reminiscent of a spring morning, the fabric soft like the petals of a flower. 81 more words

Writing Tips

6 reasons why your windows are très boring

Last month I wrote a popular post on why your walls are très boring. This is part numero dos (2) on how to spruce up your new or resale condo that has little or no window decor whatsoever. 470 more words

Condo Style