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Rowley Designer, Fabricator & Presenter: Laurie Medford

    

Laurie Medford, industry expert and Rowley Customer Engagement Manager, facilitates the design and fabrication process for the Rowley Roomscapes series. In 1993, Laurie opened Centsible Creations, Inc., an award winning drapery workroom that specializes in window treatments, slip covers, bedding and upholstery. A well known presenter, Laurie travels the country teaching to the trade and in her down time, practices needle point.

 

  
     

Chic City Space

       

Fabricating a Multi-Width Ripplefold Treatment for Finestra® Wood Traverse

Multi-width Ripplefold panels can be a challenge to plan and execute. Join our industry expert, Laurie Medford, as she walks through the steps for planning, cutting and fabricating a double-layered, 6-width Ripplefold treatment. Also, follow along for tips and tricks for pattern matching and joining seams that fall into the back folds for a clean look. Learn how to install the treatment on our newest Finestra® Wood Traverse Hardware - plus a few tricks for handling the weight of the large panel. As a bonus, we’ll explore the newest traverse system designs with assembly and full installation steps. In this webinar you’ll learn how to:

  • Plan join seams to fall to the back of a fold each time.
  • Handle multiple widths of fabric.
  • Load and install a Ripplefold panel on our new Finestra® Wood Hardware decorative traverse rods.
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February 14, 2017 at 2 PM EST


February 16, 2017 at 11 AM EST

       

Fabricating a Modern Sheer Roman Shade for the new cordless EZ Rise Spring System

To introduce our new cordless EZ Rise Spring Lift Systems, we are fabricating a modern, sheer Roman shade layered over a light filtering mesh roller shade to complement our beautiful Chic City Space. Join our industry expert, Laurie Medford to get tips and tricks on how to fabricate for, assemble and install our new innovative shade systems with an overview of the components and options available. In this webinar you’ll learn how to:

  • Order components for the new EZ Rise roller and Roman shade systems.
  • Fabricate a sheer Roman shade with a decorative vertical trim.
  • Install and adjust tension and stop points on-site.
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February 28, 2017 at 2 PM EST


March 2, 2017 at 11 AM EST

       

Creating Stylishly Curved Seating Cubes

Seating cubes can combine both fashion and function in a space where versatility is key. Join our industry expert, Laurie Medford, as she walks through planning, creating and upholstering our curved seating cubes. Learn how to waterfall the fabric so all four sides continue their pattern match, plus how to add decorative details and finish the bottoms for a modernized version of a traditional ottoman or seating cube. In this webinar you’ll learn how to:

  • Prep and gather needed materials to create the bases.
  • Build the bases.
  • Upholster for a four-sided pattern match.
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March 14, 2017 at 2 PM EST


March 16, 2017 at 11 AM EST