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How to Use Cartridge Pleat Tape
How to Use Goblet Pleat Tape
How to Use Grommet Tape
Roller Shade Clutch System Instructions
How to Use Pencil Pleat Tape
How to Create a Relaxed Style Roman Shade
How To Make a Drapery with Square Grommets
How to Make a Round Pillow with Buttons
How to Make a Sash Pillow with Grommets
How to Make Grommet Top Drapery Panels
How To Install Our EZ-Rig Shade Clutch System (with video)
Roman Shade Clutch System Instructions and Troubleshooting Tips
How To String Our Cord Lock and Cord Idler
How To Use Our Pleating Tape and Drapery Hooks
How To Sew Grommet Curtains

Product Instructions

If you're looking for instructions on how to use one of our products, then you've come to the right place on this web site! Browse this growing knowledge base of both illustrated instructions and step-by-step videos to learn how to use any of our products. If you have questions at anytime, please drop us an email at productsupport@draperysewingsupplies.com
How to Use Cartridge Pleat Tape
A handsome design, perfect for contemporary décor. Cartridge pleats offer an updated look.
How to Use Goblet Pleat Tape
Use Goblet Pleat tape to easily make one of the most popular pleat styles. Sew-on and pull up the cords to form perfectly spaced pleats
How to Use Grommet Tape
This tape is designed to save time and allow for perfect grommet placement
Roller Shade Clutch System Instructions
How To Make A Fabric Roller Shade
Do you want an attractive window treatment that you can easily lower to block out the light and provide privacy... with minimal sewing? Then a fabric roller shade is the perfect window treatment..
How to Use Pencil Pleat Tape
When this tape is sewn and the cords are pulled up, consistent vertical gathers are created.
How to Create a Relaxed Style Roman Shade
Create this style using the Create a Custom Roman Shade Kit
How To Make a Drapery with Square Grommets
Create a lined custom drapery with a modern grommet heading
How to Make a Round Pillow with Buttons
This style of pillow makes a pretty addition to a bedding ensemble.
How to Make a Sash Pillow with Grommets
A beautiful and detailed pillow featuring EZ-Set Grommets
How to Make Grommet Top Drapery Panels
Create an easy, modern drapery with a stylish grommet heading.
How To Install Our EZ-Rig Shade Clutch System (with video)
How To Install Our EZ-Rig Shade Clutch System (THE VIDEO)
 

Here's a list of recommended roman shade hardware and supplies to help you make your roman shades.

Roman Shade Hardware

This web site has all of your roman shade hardware and supplies. Roman shade encased lift cord tape, cord locks and bead chain systems. This is one of the best roman shade hardware stores on the web.

Roman Shade Cord Locks

Raise and lower your roman shade like a blind. Simply pull on your lift cord, and lock your shade in the raised position.

Continuous Loop Bead Chain Clutch System

Raise and lower your roman shade effortlessly. The EZ-Rig and continuous loop clutch systems are designed to eliminate the pulling and tugging on your shade... especially with extra wide or extra-long shades.

Roman Shade Ribs

Add rigid roman shade ribs to your roman shades to help your roman shades fold neatly.

Roman Shade Rings

Find roman shade rings in white or brass shade rings, used to tie-off cord from shroud tape or for false, non-working roman shades.

Roman Shade Encased Lift Cord Shroud Tape

Raise and lower your roman shades with strong lift cord, encased for added safety. Available with 2 sizes of cord.

Roman Shade Kit

Roman Shade Kit - Get all of your roman shade supplies in one easy package. Choose from several sizes and styles.

Iron-On Rib Tape

A No-Sew way of attaching our Roman Shade Ribs to the back of a Roman Shade.

Cord Idlers - Cord Pulley

Reduce the friction on your roman shade lift cords by replacing your screw eyes with our smooth lift pulley. Feel how smoothly your roman shade will raise and lower.






EZ-Rig Shade System Video

Roman Shade Clutch System Instructions and Troubleshooting Tips
Watch a step by step video on How To Install Our Roman Shade Clutch System plus read through several Troubleshooting Tip articles. If you've never installed a roman shade bead chain system before, then watch the video! You'll discover how easy our bead chain system really is!
How To String Our Cord Lock and Cord Idler
How To String A Cord Lock
If you want your fabric shades to raise and lower like a blind... then you want a cord lock. A cord lock is a mechanism that locks your cord in place when you raise your roman shade, balloon shade
How To Install And String The Cord Idler
The Cord Idler is designed to reduce the friction on the lift cords when the roman shade is raised and lowered. Not only does it reduce the friction, but it swivels forward and back to allow for a sm
How To Use Our Pleating Tape and Drapery Hooks
How To Insert A Two Prong Drapery Hook
Insert our 2-prong drapery hooks into the pockets of our pleat tape to easily hang your drapes and curtains.
How To Insert A 4-Prong Drapery Hook
Instantly create triple pinch pleats with our 4-prong drapery hooks and deep pleat tape.
Pleat Calculator
Use this easy to use calculator to help you figure out how many pleats you should use to create the desired fullness, the number of pleats and spaces... plus how much fabric is to be used for each pleat and space. This is a Thoden Publications original!
How Much Fabric Do You Need When Using Our Triple Pinch Pleat Tape?
Follow the formula below to determine how much fabric and lining you will need to make triple pinch pleat drapes with our triple pinch pleat tape . There are a few steps here... just take it one step
How To Sew On Pleating Tape
Sewing drapes with pleating tape is a very easy way to pleat your drapes. Make sure that you followed the steps exactly in calculating your measurements for the pleating tape you are going to use. If
How Much Fabric Do You Need When Using Our 3X Fullness Box Pleat Pleating Tape?
Follow the formula below to determine how much fabric and lining you will need to make 3X fullness box pleat drapes with our 3X fullness box pleat pleating tape . There are a few steps here... just t
How To Use Our Double Pinch Pleat Tape
Please click on the link below to download the instructions for using our double pinch pleat tape. You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read the instructions. If you have any trouble, please con
How To Sew On Our Goblet Pleat Curtains and Our Tridis Triple Pinch Pleat Tape
Please click on the link below to download the manufacturer's instructions for sewing goblet pleat curtains using our Goblet Pleat Tape. You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read the instructions.

How To Sew Grommet Curtains
How To Sew Grommet Curtains - Using Rufflette Jupitor Rings and Solar Tape