Horizontal Stripes

Ever since I saw Mary McDonalds Black & White horizontal striped drapery I knew thats what I wanted in my new office.





Thus sending me on a hunt for horizontal striped fabric.  Well folks let me tell you I came up empty handed.  But I did find quite a few pictures of rooms with  horizontal drapery.  I love the drama and movement that it adds to the space.

Jenny- Pearl Street Interiors

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So I did what any other intelligent person would do, buy vertical striped fabric and turn it on the horizontal.  Only problem with that idea- fabric is only 54″ wide and I need 108″ panels.  So I had to sew two of them to make a complete panel.  These are not lined yet or hemmed but I was so excited to get them sewn together I hung them up immediately.



And I still have the other panel to sew- but *sigh* I ran out of fabric and had to re-order more.  So I wait…….. BUT in the meantime THESE came in the mail today!!!  and I can not wait to show you what I do with them.





We’re off to visit family this weekend AND Im working on a little treat I will share with you all soon!!!  (Im just full of teasers today arent I?)



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6 thoughts on “Horizontal Stripes”

  1. Tiffany @ Savor Home says:

    Great images! I love that living room! And yes you are full of teasers today! Have a great weekend!

  2. Desiree says:

    I love the stripes. I really want to do some in my house. I’m also still in love with that rug in your office! Have a great weekend.

  3. You *are* a *tease*, LOL! Your office is going to be stunning. I can’t wait to see the finished room!

  4. Kathysue says:

    Amanda,I just read your comment on the Overlays, maybe your blog is where I saw them?!! How exciting!! Can’t wait to see them on your furniture.

  5. Shannon says:

    I can’t wait to see what you’re going to do with the Greek key template. Don’t keep us waiting long. The drapes look fabulous. Hope you had a fun trip.

  6. Stacy Curran says:

    Great job on the curtains! I looked for them once, too, and came up empty handed, but was too lazy to make them 🙂 I cant WAIT to see what you do with the Greek key things!
    Stacy

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