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BEDDING

 

  A Young Girl's Dream Bedding

Ruffles, ruffles and more ruffles. Learn how to take an ordinary bedspread to the next level with this easy application of gathers and ruffles.
 

  Bed Corona with Sheer Panels and Coordinating Window Treatment

Follow these steps for creating a crib corona and sheer panels with welted contrast banding and coordinating window treatments for the perfect add-on nursery sale items.
 

  Classic Bed Crown with Pleated Fabric Treatment

Turn any bedroom into a romantic and regal retreat by adding an elegant, fabric-covered bed crown. Whether designing a bed crown or cornice, this technique can be modified to fit any style of room from traditional to modern.
 

  Crib Bedding

Crib bedding is now a much regulated area. Get step-by-step instructions and tips for fabricating custom, unique and regulation-friendly crib bedding and accessories.
 

  Custom Coverlet and Large Bolster Pillow

Making a custom coverlet is a quick way to add detail and color to a plain bed. Our coverlet fits a queen bed but does not fall to the floor, as it was planned to be tucked into the bed surround. It has unique details like hand tacking and pattern-matched welt cord as well as a back fabric banding with mitered corners.
 

  Decorating the Cabana with Cushions & Pillows

Follow these steps to add color and texture with uniquely shaped pillows to cover the outdoor bed frame and decorative throw pillows to relax on.
 

  Down Duvet

This luxurious duvet is layered and then filled with a heavy down duvet insert for a timeless, comfortable duvet. Learn how to fabricate this duvet with step-by-step instructions.
 

  Down Duvet Inserts

Learn the in's and out's of down duvets including: what materials they are made of, different construction types, how to choose, the difference between "all down" and “100% down", plus how to order samples.
 

  Inverted Box Pleat Bedskirt

Adding a bedskirt is an important step in dressing a bed. For this project, we've fabricated a 54"W x 75"L x 15" drop inverted box pleat skirt with coordinating fabric in the pleats. Learn how to cut the pieces and construct the bedskirt from start to finish.
 

  Make a Cozy Pet Bed

Show the pets some love too with this fluffy, soft and cozy pet bed.
 

  Pieced Headboard and Bed Surround

Adding a custom headboard and bed surround to a bed is a quick way to add detail and to brighten up a plain room. Our project fits a queen bed, with the headboard being unattached pieces for a multitude of arrangements on the wall.
 

  Pillow & Duvet Flange Detail

Fabricate a flange detail that can be added to pillows and duvets for the perfect accent.
 

  Standard U.S. Mattress Sizes

Find U.S. mattress sizes with diagrams in this quick reference guide.
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CORNICES

 

  Cornice Board

Adding a cornice to a window treatment makes a big statement. Using Rowley's exclusive FirmaFlex™, get step-by-step instructions for fabricating this custom, fabric-covered cornice board.
 

  FirmaFlex™ Awning Cornice

Add flair to any window treatment with an "over-the-top" awning made from our exclusive FirmaFlex™. Learn how to create this easy-to-construct project from start to finish, including: materials needed and step-by-step instructions.
 

  FirmaFlex™ Roll-Top Cornice Project by Holly Bucciarelli

Add style and charm to an arched window with this roll-top cornice project made from our exclusive FirmaFlex™. Follow along as guest Holly Bucciarelli, of Holly's Custom Window Treatments, gives step-by-step instructions.
 

  Peek-Through Cornice Board

Adding a second layer that peeks through to the front on a cornice is a nice way to tie panel fabric to the cornice. Learn the steps to create this light weight cornice using FirmaFlex™ or ContourFlex™.
 

  The Perfect Upholstery Corner

Get tips and tricks for creating the perfect upholstery corner including how to eliminate the bulk in the corner - something every upholsterer should know.
 

  Top Down Panels

While panels can be constructed using many different methods, this how-to guide will walk you through the top-down method, where bulk is eliminated in the header.
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CUSHIONS

 

  Changing Table Pads

Adding a colorful and coordinating changing table pad to any nursery is an easy and fast way to generate add-on sales. Get the upholstery instructions by downloading our project guide.
 

  Covering a Removable Seat

Refresh old dining chairs with this technique. Learn how to cover a removable seat cushion for a new look and feel!
 

  Decorating the Cabana with Cushions & Pillows

Follow these steps to add color and texture with uniquely shaped pillows to cover the outdoor bed frame and decorative throw pillows to relax on.
 

  Decorative Floor Cushions and Pillows

Learn to fabricate 24" x 24" x 5" floor cushions with a raised, stitched edge detail.
 

  Fun & Functional Home Office Accessories

Transform the design of a room by updating existing office furniture with stylish slipcovers and custom accessories that add texture, color and pattern. Get step-by-step instructions and tips and tricks with this how-to guide.
 

  Planning & Constructing No-Slip Banquette Cushions

Learn how to plan and construct no-slip banquette cushions using a little thought and math for a proper fit.
 

  Refinished Antique Chair with Contrast Welt Cord

Walk through the steps to tear down, paint and reupholster, from the frame up, an antique chair.
 

  Slip Cover for a Vanity Chair

Discover how to transform a decorative chair by adding a slip-cover with romantic pleats and a detailed skirt for a truly custom look.
 

  Tie-Back Seat Cushions

Adding a cushion to a hard chair is an easy way to add immediate comfort. This how-to guide will walk you through the steps to make a simple, hand-closed cushion with hook and loop ties.
 

  Upholstering a Glider Rocker and Footstool

Customize a nursery furniture staple to help generate add-on sales. Get step-by-step instructions for re-upholstering a glider/rocker and footstool to take it from retail to one-of-a-kind.
 

  Veranda Slipcovers and Cushions

For our veranda slipcovers and cushions, we chose one solid textural fabric and four print fabrics. Varying the scale of the pattern repeats in the fabrics is the key to doing this well.
 

  Wrap & Staple Seat Cushions

Re-covering a removable seat is an easy and fast way to update a chair. This how-to guide teaches a technique that anyone can do - even a first time upholsterer.
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HARDWARE

 

  Ripplefold Hardware

Ripplefold panels are gaining popularity in the residential market. This guide will help you to clarify carriers and track combinations for your projects.
 

  Sheer, Draped Ceiling Treatment with AriATM Metal Hardware

Learn to create a swag treatment and install it to the ceiling with decorative AriATM Metal Hardware.
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HEADBOARDS

 

  Channeled Headboard

This headboard utilizes a traditional upholstery technique with a large scale print for a more contemporary look. Learn how to construct this 58"W x 40"H headboard with this project list.
 

  Headboard with Decorative Hardware

Learn how to construct this classic upholstered headboard design that has been updated with hand-finished Finestra® Wood Hardware.
 

  Pieced Headboard and Bed Surround

Adding a custom headboard and bed surround to a bed is a quick way to add detail and to brighten up a plain room. Our project fits a queen bed, with the headboard being unattached pieces for a multitude of arrangements on the wall.
 

  Upholstered Crib Headboard

Customize an off-the-shelf crib with the addition of an upholstered slip-cover headboard. Find out how to take our exclusive FirmaFlex™ and transform it into a sophisticated crib headboard.
 

  Upholstered Headboard with Nail Head Trim

Turn plywood, foam and fabric into a custom designed and fabricated headboard accented with double welt cord and gold nail head embellishments.
 

  Upholstered Wall or Headboard

Get the fabrication steps for this upholstered wall that also doubles as a floor-to-ceiling headboard. Learn how to plan, measure and cut then wrap, staple and install.
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NOTIONS

 

  Iron-On Bonding Tape Examples

Find illustrated instructions on how to use iron-on bonding tape to bond fabric around welt cording with and without a fabric tab.
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PILLOWS

 

  Banquette Pillows

Learn the steps to fabricate a 12" x 16" pillow with a welted and angle banding detail, as well as a corner pillow used to fill space on the banquette cushions.
 

  Beautiful Bolsters

Get tips on how to cut your pattern pieces, tools and materials needed and how to construct beautiful bolster pillows.
 

  Bolster Pillow

Learn how to take your bolster pillows up a notch with a welt cording trim and glass bead embellishments in this presentation.
 

  Concentric Square Pillow

The concentric square pillow style is made by using striped fabric to create a concentric effect. View instructions for one finished 17” square.
 

  Crib Bedding

Crib bedding is now a much regulated area. Get step-by-step instructions and tips for fabricating custom, unique and regulation-friendly crib bedding and accessories.
 

  Custom Coverlet and Large Bolster Pillow

Making a custom coverlet is a quick way to add detail and color to a plain bed. Our coverlet fits a queen bed but does not fall to the floor, as it was planned to be tucked into the bed surround. It has unique details like hand tacking and pattern-matched welt cord as well as a back fabric banding with mitered corners.
 

  Decorating the Cabana with Cushions & Pillows

Follow these steps to add color and texture with uniquely shaped pillows to cover the outdoor bed frame and decorative throw pillows to relax on.
 

  Decorative Floor Cushions and Pillows

Learn to fabricate 24" x 24" x 5" floor cushions with a raised, stitched edge detail.
 

  Decorative Welt Detail Pillow

Add visual interest and dimension to a bed with this decorative pillow with welt detail. In these step-by-step instructions, you'll learn how to construct the pillow and where and how to sew on the welt detail.
 

  How To Make a Round Pillow with Button Accent

Beef up your pillow repertoire with this round pillow using a cinching technique and finished off with a button accent.
 

  Make a Pillow with Knotted Welt Cord

Learn how to make a pillow with knotted welt cord that can be used to enhance pillow edges, custom duvets, valances or upholstery.
 

  Micro Pleat Detail Pillow

Discover how to micro pleat on the worktable, as well as on the machine and get instructions on how to create your own pillow with micro pleat detail.
 

  Non-Slouching Couch Pillow

This non-slouching couch pillow is great for use on leather couches or chairs and will not slide or slouch down once it’s placed on the furniture. Learn the secret to this non-slouching pillow in this project list.
 

  Octagon Floor Pillow with Handles

This octagon floor pillow is a fun shape with handles that make it easy to tote across the room. Learn how to add simple details like handles and fabric covered buttons to take your pillows to the next level.
 

  Parsons Chair Pillow

This how-to guide will cover how to make the coordinating decorative pillow for our Dining Room Roomscape Parsons Chair.
 

  Pillow & Duvet Flange Detail

Fabricate a flange detail that can be added to pillows and duvets for the perfect accent.
 

  Pillow with Pleated-Smocked Front

Wow your customers with this pillow featuring a pleated-smocked front. Follow along and learn how to create this eye-catching accent pillow, from materials needed to step-by-step instructions.
 

  Pillow with Split-Mitered Flange

This style of pillow features a soft flange that is split at the corner. Get the expert tips & tricks to construct this pillow design without getting bulky corners where the flange sections meet.
 

  Pillows for a Girl's Room

Go beyond standard pillows by adding ruffled design details. This guide will take you through fabrication of ruffled pillow shams, gathered-corner pillows and a fun, frilled bolster with beading accents.
 

  Pleated Pillows

Pleats on pillows make a great detail when welt cord just isn’t “cutting” it. Take your pillow designs up a notch with these step-by-step instructions for creating two types of pleated fabric trims.
 

  Round Floor Pillow with Concentric Stripes

This concentric striped pillow features a pleated boxing, as well as welt cord and button details. Learn the fabrication steps for this modern pillow design from our Living Room Roomscape.
 

  Sash Pillow with EZ-Set™ Grommets

Use EZ-Set Grommets to add flair to a decorative pillow. Get tips for setting grommets to use in your pillow design.
 

  Shaped Foam Pillow

Learn how to measure and mark foam cuts for this shaped foam pillow that will add depth and function to your top-of-bed designs.
 

  Velvet Tufted Pillow

In this how-to guide, you'll learn how to fabricate a velvet insert and surrounding for a velvet tufted pillow.
 

  Veranda Pillows

Using banding, grommets and contrast fabric overlays will turn your pillows into one-of-a-kind creations with just a few additional steps.
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SHADES

 

  Flat Roman Shade with Double Decorative Bands

Learn to construct a flat Roman shade with a double row of decorative bands using the Sure-Shade™ Encased Lift Cord Shroud Tube and the Roller Spring system.
 

  Flat, Slatted Roman Shade

Learn the steps to fabricate a flat, slatted Roman shade using the Roller Clutch lift system and Sure-Shade™ Lift Bands.
 

  Hobbled Roman Shade

Learn the fabrication steps for making a hobbled Roman shade using the EZ-Rig™ Lift System and Sure-Shade™ Encased Lift Cord Shroud Tape.
 

  London Roman Shade

Walk through the steps to fabricate a London Roman shade using the Soft Shade Traversing Lift System and Sure-Shade™ Encased Lift Cord Shroud Tape.
 

  Mock Roman Shade

Learn the fabrication steps for making a stationary, mock Roman shade.
 

  Relaxed Roman Shade

Get step-by-step instructions for fabricating this relaxed, Roman shade featuring an elegant pleat and curved bottom edge.
 

  Relaxed, Stationary Roman Shade

Learn the fabrication steps for this bright, relaxed, stationary roman shade. Based on your needs, the shade could be fabricated to function by utilizing standard-approved shrouded lift cord and a lift system.
 

  Relaxed Style Roman Shade

Learn how to create a relaxed style Roman shade, perfect for any room or client looking for an "unstructured", casual window treatment.
 

  Reverse Mount Hobbled Shade

Discover the steps to create a reverse mount hobbled shade and a box pleated valance.
 

  Roman Shade with Color Block Banding

Roman shades can be fabricated many different ways and the classic flat Roman shade is one of the most subtle yet elegant styles. Add another layer of style by incorporating a color block banding to the hem that coordinates the shade with the rest of the design elements in the room. The shade is fabricated to function by incorporating a standard-approved shrouded lift cord and a lift system.
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SWING DOOR TREATMENTS

 

  Swing Door Kit Construction Tip

In this guide on swing door kit construction, you'll learn tips from measuring and planning to construction and installation, as well as creative ways to use swing door kits.
 

  Swing Door Top Treatment with Mock Roman

This how-to guide will walk you through the steps for a Stagecoach treatment with a mock Roman shade, using the Swing Door Top Treatment Kit.
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TABLE DRESSING

 

  Creating Tablescapes for a Breakfast Nook

Learn the steps to fabricate a fun placemat with built in utensil holders for kids, a quilted placemat with a coordinating napkin set for daily use and a placemat with a name card holder and coordinating double-sided napkin set for formal entertaining.
 

  Placemats & Napkins

Learn how to fabricate napkins and placemats to match your window treatments in dining rooms and kitchens.
 

  Table Cloth

Table cloths set the framework for additional layers that can be quick up-sales for your business. Get the fabrication steps of the table cloth in this how-to guide.
 

  Table Napkins - 3 Ways

Table napkins add a pop of color and set off beautiful table cloths, runners and placemats for additional layers that can be quick up-sales for your business. This how-to guide covers the steps for creating table napkins.
 

  Table Runners

Discover the fabrication steps for creating a table runner with shaped ends and knife pleat detailing in this how-to guide.
 

  Table Runners & Placemats

Learn how to create coordinating table runners and placemats to dress up any dining room table or kitchen countertop with this how to guide.
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UPHOLSTERY

 

  Band for Board Mounting

Get step-by-step instructions for adding a band to a mounting board including helpful construction tips and tricks.
 

  Bias Welt Strips

Get step-by-step instructions on cutting and sewing bias welt strips.
 

  ContourFlex™ Buttons

Add a custom touch to pillows, bedding, cornice boards and more with these decorative buttons made with ContourFlex™.
 

  Covering a Removable Seat

Refresh old dining chairs with this technique. Learn how to cover a removable seat cushion for a new look and feel!
 

  Deep Tufted Ottoman / Coffee Table

You don’t want to miss this upholstery how-to guide! Explore the steps for creating a deep tufted ottoman that doubles as a coffee table including how-to build the frame and plan your tufting pattern using grid paper.
 

  Double Welt Cord

Make a statement on any project with double welt cording. Get the how-to tips and tricks in this how-to guide.
 

  Memory Board

Memory Boards can be made in multiple sizes and shapes and trimmed out in a variety of ways. Learn the basics with this how-to guide, and switch out the fabric to match any room.
 

  Parsons Chair

Parsons chairs create beautiful and comfortable formal seating. This how-to guide will walk you through how to measure for needed yardage, lay out and cut fabric and upholster with a few decorative details.
 

  Pieced Headboard and Bed Surround

Adding a custom headboard and bed surround to a bed is a quick way to add detail and to brighten up a plain room. Our project fits a queen bed, with the headboard being unattached pieces for a multitude of arrangements on the wall.
 

  Refinished Antique Chair with Contrast Welt Cord

Walk through the steps to tear down, paint and reupholster, from the frame up, an antique chair.
 

  Round, Tapered Semi-Attached Pillow Top Ottoman

For this project, we've combined a semi-attached pillow top ottoman with a shaped base. Learn how to construct and cover the base and the top cushion, then finish out the ottoman with banding and decorative elements.
 

  Shaped Rosette with Button

Embellish valances, cornice boards, swags, tiebacks and more with this adorable accent. Get step-by-step instructions, including a rosette pattern.
 

  Shaped Seating Cube

From wood construction to fabrication, learn step-by-step how to make this shaped seating cube.
 

  Shoe Storage Ottoman

Find out how to create this unique, double-duty ottoman with pouches on the inside for additional storage. Get step-by-step instructions for fabrication using Rowley’s exclusive FirmaFlex™.
 

  The Perfect Upholstery Corner

Get tips and tricks for creating the perfect upholstery corner including how to eliminate the bulk in the corner - something every upholsterer should know.
 

  Tie-Back Seat Cushions

Adding a cushion to a hard chair is an easy way to add immediate comfort. This how-to guide will walk you through the steps to make a simple, hand-closed cushion with hook and loop ties.
 

  Tri-Fold Decorative Screen

Create intimate spaces with a custom privacy screen using Rowley’s exclusive FirmaFlex™ Fiber Board. Discover tips for adding decorative accents and details that will set your designs apart from others.
 

  Upholstered Crib Headboard

Customize an off-the-shelf crib with the addition of an upholstered slip-cover headboard. Find out how to take our exclusive FirmaFlex™ and transform it into a sophisticated crib headboard.
 

  Upholstered Diaper Pail

Think outside of the expected nursery projects with an upholstered diaper pail. Get the steps to complete this unique and innovative add-on sale item for your next Roomscape.
 

  Upholstered Headboard with Nail Head Trim

Turn plywood, foam and fabric into a custom designed and fabricated headboard accented with double welt cord and gold nail head embellishments.
 

  Upholstered Lamp, Custom Diaper Stacker and Cuddly Blanket

Explore a range of nursery accessories that generate add-on sales for your business. Discover the steps for fabricating a lamp base and shade, stylish diaper stacker and cuddly blanket that tie the elements of the room together.
 

  Upholstered Seating Cube

From wood construction to batting and fabrication, get the step-by-step instructions for creating your own upholstered seating cube.
 

  Upholstered Wall or Headboard

Get the fabrication steps for this upholstered wall that also doubles as a floor-to-ceiling headboard. Learn how to plan, measure and cut then wrap, staple and install.
 

  Upholstering a Glider Rocker and Footstool

Customize a nursery furniture staple to help generate add-on sales. Get step-by-step instructions for re-upholstering a glider/rocker and footstool to take it from retail to one-of-a-kind.
 

  Upholstering a Leather Bench

This how-to guide covers the steps to upholster a decorative bench, including how to figure hides and special tips for working with leather.
 

  Upholstering a Non-Picture Back Chair into a Picture Back Chair

Learn the steps to upholster a dining room chair, covering the inside and outside back with decorative fabric to make a huge design impact.
 

  Upholstering an Oval-Back Chair

Take a basic wood frame chair and turn it into a statement piece with this project list and instructional guide on upholstering the outside back, inside back and seat of the chair with welt cord details and a decorative pillow.
 

  Wrap & Staple Seat Cushions

Re-covering a removable seat is an easy and fast way to update a chair. This how-to guide teaches a technique that anyone can do - even a first time upholsterer.
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WINDOW TREATMENTS

 

  Bed Corona with Sheer Panels and Coordinating Window Treatment

Follow these steps for creating a crib corona and sheer panels with welted contrast banding and coordinating window treatments for the perfect add-on nursery sale items.
 

  Building the Cabana

Follow these steps for creating a luxurious cabana frame as the perfect retreat to add comfort, color and shade in any outdoor space. The frame combines products from our AriA Abode and H-Rail Traverse collections, and it is anchored with Rapid Set® Concrete mix in custom made wood columns to withstand outdoor elements.
 

  Center Pleat Panel

Learn the steps to fabricate a center pleat panel using contrast pleat fabric, micro welt cord detail with the pattern matching across the width of the panel.
 

  Color-Blocked Silk Panels

Color-blocking is an easy way to bring additional color to a room and can be used to add length or width to your window treatment. Learn how to add a top and bottom band of color, as well as a band on the leading edge for width.
 

  Contemporary Layered Ripplefold Window Treatment

Contemporary layered Ripplefold takes less fabric length than a traditional pleated panel since it only uses 1" in the header. Learn to replicate this popular look to wow your customers with this how-to guide.
 

  Cornice Board

Adding a cornice to a window treatment makes a big statement. Using Rowley's exclusive FirmaFlex™, get step-by-step instructions for fabricating this custom, fabric-covered cornice board.
 

  Creative Breakfast Nook Window Treatments

Learn the steps to fabricate a flat, functional Roman shade and stationary double pleat panels.
 

  Decorating the Cabana with Sheers & Panels

Follow these steps to add shade and privacy to your cabana by installing decorative pinch pleat panels and sheers designed with outdoor fabrics.
 

  Drapery with Square EZ-Set™ Grommets

Get the instructions for creating lined, single width panels with square grommets that are super "E-Z" to set in place - giving your classic panels a modern twist in just a few quick steps.
 

  Elegant Silk Panels

This formal treatment features an embroidered silk panel with a silk swag overlay. Get the step-by-step instructions on fabricating elegant silk panels for any room.
 

  Euro Pleat Drapery Panels

Learn how to fabricate this clean, tailored pleat that is pinched at the top and open at the bottom, allowing the fabric to flow seamlessley from the top of the drapery to the floor. Follow along with step-by-step instructions for creating these custom panels.
 

  Fabric Laminated Crown Molding

Get step-by-step instructions on how to construct a fabric laminated crown molding that adds a beautiful custom detail to many styles of window treatments.
 

  Grommet Panel for Sliding Door

A grommet panel, anchored by Grom-A-Links™ and a convenient front baton is the ideal treatment for a sliding door. Follow this guide to fabricate such a panel, set off by contrasting fabric in the header.
 

  How To Make Perfect Drapery Pleats

A drapery pleat style can set the tone for any window treatment. This how-to guide lays out the steps for a wide selection, including pinch pleats, goblet pleats, Euro pleats and more.
 

  Indoor / Outdoor Grommet Panels with Fun Tiebacks

Create a unique band for panels using grommets and contrasting fabrics, and make one-of-a-kind tiebacks with even more grommets.
 

  Inverted Pleat Drapes with Color Blocking Banding

Inverted pleat drapes create a flat yet slightly folded drapery header which showcases window treatment fabrics with intricate patterns. In the Master Bedroom Roomscape, we’ve designed and fabricated pleated panels with a color block banding which adds color and texture to the bottom.
 

  Italian Strung Living Room Panels

Take a traditional window treatment and make it modern with these step-by-step instructions for fabricating 2-width wide Italian strung panels with grommets and box pleats in the header. Discover embellishment tips that will take your treatments to the next level.

 

  Layered Window Treatment

Get step-by-step instructions for creating a 3-layered window treatment with lead edge details and interlining. Also discover tips for selecting the perfect drapery hardware and accessories to complement your designs.

 

  Mock Roman Shade

Learn the fabrication steps for making a stationary, mock Roman shade.
 

  No-Sew, Shaped Tieback

Learn how to create this no-sew shaped tieback for window treatments, traceable pattern included.
 

  Panel Tie Backs

Tie backs can be made in any shape, length and width. Learn how to cut and sew panel tie backs in this step-by-step how-to guide.
 

  Peek-Through Cornice Board

Adding a second layer that peeks through to the front on a cornice is a nice way to tie panel fabric to the cornice. Learn the steps to create this light weight cornice using FirmaFlex™ or ContourFlex™.
 

  Pencil Pleat Panels

Discover how to add texture and elegance to any room with classic pencil pleat panels that can be traditional or contemporary.
 

  Pleated Panels with a Grommet Detail Header and Mixed Media Tieback

Learn to fabricate a window treatment featuring both pleats and grommets in the header to create visual interest, installed on AriATM Metal Hardware rod with mixed-media Artisan Collection finials in a stone and metal combination and tied back with a custom designed tieback incorporating grommets as the finishing touch.
 

  Relaxed Roman Shade

Get step-by-step instructions for fabricating this relaxed, Roman shade featuring an elegant pleat and curved bottom edge.
 

  Relaxed Style Roman Shade

Learn how to create a relaxed style Roman shade, perfect for any room or client looking for an "unstructured", casual window treatment.
 

  Reverse Mount Hobbled Shade

Discover the steps to create a reverse mount hobbled shade and a box pleated valance.
 

  Ripplefold Hardware

Ripplefold panels are gaining popularity in the residential market. This guide will help you to clarify carriers and track combinations for your projects.
 

  Roman Shade with Color Block Banding

Roman shades can be fabricated many different ways and the classic flat Roman shade is one of the most subtle yet elegant styles. Add another layer of style by incorporating a color block banding to the hem that coordinates the shade with the rest of the design elements in the room. The shade is fabricated to function by incorporating a standard-approved shrouded lift cord and a lift system.
 

  Scrunchie Tab Top Panels

Learn how to add scrunchies to a standard tab top panel to make a fashion statement. Get tips for best fabric choice for the scrunchies to get the best look for your treatment.
 

  Shower Curtain with Inverted Box Pleat

Bathrooms need love too! Learn how to dress up a custom shower curtain with an inverted box pleat including tips for easy operation.
 

  Swag Overlay

A beaded swag overlay is the cherry on top of a formal window treatment. Learn how to fabricate the swag overlay, as well as tips for final decorative elements.
 

  Top Down Panels

While panels can be constructed using many different methods, this how-to guide will walk you through the top-down method, where bulk is eliminated in the header.
 

  Versatile Window Treatment

Our versatile window treatment includes a panel treatment that has unique pleated detail accented with decorative upholstery nails and installed on Finestra® Wood Hardware, which can also be covered by a modern cornice board, creating two distinct looks in the same window.
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WORKROOM

 

  Band for Board Mounting

Get step-by-step instructions for adding a band to a mounting board including helpful construction tips and tricks.
 

  Bias Welt Strips

Get step-by-step instructions on cutting and sewing bias welt strips.
 

  Center Pleat Panel

Learn the steps to fabricate a center pleat panel using contrast pleat fabric, micro welt cord detail with the pattern matching across the width of the panel.
 

  Constructing a Custom Worktable

Learn the steps to build a professional worktable - one of the most important tools used in creating custom window treatments, providing a stable, versatile surface for cutting, pinning and ironing fabrics, tabling drapery panels, upholstering cornices and more.
 

  Fun & Functional Home Office Accessories

Transform the design of a room by updating existing office furniture with stylish slipcovers and custom accessories that add texture, color and pattern. Get step-by-step instructions and tips and tricks with this project guide.
 

  Pinsetter Pick-Off Replacement

Use this quick tutorial to learn how to replace the pick-off replacement in our pinsetter.
 

  Top Workroom Essential Products

There are workroom essentials that are must haves to start your business, wish list products that you will need for specific projects and tools that you will want to purchase to make life easier as your business grows. This guide provides all of the essential product recommendations to cover those transitions in your workroom business.
 

  Workroom Storage Racks

Well-designed storage racks can make your workroom space more organized and efficient. Building customized racks that are catered to your workroom can be a fast and easy way to make the best use of usable square footage.
 

  Worktable Underlayment Size Chart

Use this pinnable worktable underlayment size chart to determine what size underlayment you'll need for your worktable.
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