Grommet Drapery is one of the hottest trends in the window covering world. Toronto modern drapery is abuzz with the use of grommet drapes to provide a clean uncluttered look. The natural combination of soft fabric and the drapery hardware creates a modern elegant look. Choosing the correct combination of fabric, drapery hardware and grommet needs careful thought and consideration.
Fabric choice for Grommet Drapery can be as simple as a solid, stripe or large pattern however because the pleat and fall in a grommet drape is quite deep a great deal of the fabric pattern will be lost in the fabric folds. Most in home consultation clients elect to use a fabric that has a small horizontal repeat, solid or textured fabrics to provide the visual interest.
Drapery Hardware is an important consideration when choosing grommet drapes. The grommets while part of the drapery are also an extension of the hardware and therefore should usually match with the drapery hardware while coordinating with the fabric. Finial or rod end cap choice is also important a general rule of thumb is to pick a finial that is not too ornate or elaborate as it can "take away"or cloud the overall decor in the room. Geometric finials or simple endcaps generally look best.