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Here’s What You Need to Know Before Buying Drapes

“Framing windows with long curtains and drapes is a great way to add glamor and personality to a room. But it can be surprisingly difficult to select curtains.  Once you’ve decided on the color, length, fabric, and style of the curtains you want, look online or in person at different outlets and stores. You may find that you can save money by buying from discounters or outlets.”

Gold Flowing Drapes in Front of a Large Pane of Old -Style Windows

As interior designers know, the right drapes can make or break a room. These window coverings carry with them a sense of elegance and formality, giving a room a sophisticated, grown-up vibe.

How do Drapes and Curtains Differ?

First, some nomenclature. If you’re buying window coverings, you’ll often see ads for drapes, curtains and panels. Panels refer to a single panel of fabric; drapes and curtains are typically made up of multiple panels. And while we often use the terms drapes and curtains interchangeably, there’s actually a difference…

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