Scrap Lace Curtain Inspiration…I love this idea! I was thinking about sewing handkerchiefs for curtains but scrap lace would work well. Possibly even a light tea dye to make the newer fabrics look vintage
another race, with other customs and language. Only along the shore of the mournful and misty Atlantic Linger a few Acadian peasants, whose fathers from exile Wandered back to their native land to die in its bosom.
Portières, or doorway curtains, used the same rods and rings as window treatment. Popular from the until the end of the century, portières framed the entrances to public rooms, such as a parlor or dining room.
A Ravishing Victorian Home - Old-House Online -- An ebonized cabinet with painted Aesthetic storks sits in one corner of the dining room; swags and a cornice over the vintage lace panels make a lovely window treatment.