Examples of drapery in a Sentence
The painter arranged several items among drapery and began to work.
the drapery for the picture window matched the color of the furniture in the center of the room
Recent Examples of drapery from the Web
Be sure to keep space heaters away from furniture, draperies, bedding or other items that could ignite — this is a common cause of winter house fires.
From the Autobiographical Preface: By looking around for bargains, Peggy managed to furnish the entire house—including the draperies—for $5000!
Bhutan’s rich weaving heritage appears as attractive bedcovers and drapery in the guestrooms, all equipped with WiFi and Swedish under floor heating.
Katie Koch did some of the custom draperies, while designers Erin Jacobs of Abode and Dionne Coulon offered help with some furniture selections.
The money on the stage went instead to Meriem Bahri’s spectacular costumes, lavish in their draperies, fabrics and plumed headdresses.
The 99 rooms and suites are compact and supremely comfortable (complimentary Wi-Fi and telephone calls are a nice touch) and designed in a muted palette (toile draperies are the only decorative flourish).
The look’s columnar elements and delicate drapery evoked the antique, so Rebecca topped the look with a laurel wreath–inspired headpiece, by Israeli jeweler Keren Wolf, which was a delicate crown of tiny gold leaves and pearls.
Birchfield and Olson are abstractionists, and as such not interested in translating random stains on walls or stones into battle scenes or drapery.
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