: a short valance or small cornice for concealing curtain fixtures
Examples of pelmet in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThere are pelmets with forms mimicking window casings of 16th-century terem palaces, and a wing chair upholstered with a patchwork quilt acquired on a weekend trip to one of Russia’s oldest towns, Suzdal.
Ian Phillips, ELLE Decor, 6 Oct. 2019
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