Drapery Accessories

What are drapery accessories? (also known as drapery hardware) A rod, tracks, some hooks? Yes, they are the pieces that make the drapery work. But the hardware and accessories can also be the jewelry for your drapery. rose pole The drapery will hang on the 1/2" brass-colored rod just the same,but the fluted pole with exotic finials adds ambience to the room.
What drapery accessories are available to bejewel the drapery?

The most common drapery hardware is the pole . It is used to hang a drapery on it, or to throw a swag over it. gold rings But a pole needs end caps, so this is where finials are used. Special matching rings connect the drapery to the poles and the poles are placed on intricately designed brackets that connect them to the wall.

golden leafOther hardware are tiebacks and hold backs which keeps drapery panels open and tied to the wall. Sometimes the drapery is hung directly onto the wall, and medallions are a unique way to tack them on; a row of medallions each placed every few inches giving the drapery a most elegant look.

There are more unique pieces like crowns or cornices and scarfbacks.

Hardware for drapery is made from various materials like, carved wood in wood tones or metallic colors, wrought iron, and other metals. They are often decorated with mother of pearl and crystals. These drapery accessories come in coordinating sets. Some even have matching switchplates and doorknobs to make the room complete.

So let your creative juices run with unique hardware ideas that look like branches, arrows, and ribbons.These and many others are the exclusive hardware available today.

Drapery Hardware Ideas

Here are our favorite decorative accessories ideas:

  • Decorative Wood Drapery Rod
    Choose between the dramatic antique gold finish, the aristocratic soft silver finish, the timeless stone finish, or a unique combination finish.

  • Drapery Hardware Rod and Finial Sets
    An antique beauty - Furniture grade matte black 2" rods and a pair of beautiful resin finials finished in a weathered black gold high quality, hand applied finish.

  • Decorative Wooden Finial for Drapery Rod
    Look at these wooden finials in warm oak and rich mahogany trimmed with matte black. These wooden finial, rod, and bracket sets will add ambiance to any home.

  • Decorative Traverse Rods
    It's a great combination of fashion and function, the decorative rod will add beauty while it has the function of a traverse rod.




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