The homeowner loves her vintage platters so designers hung them on the wall to be enjoyed year round. They also had custom, scalloped window valances made to add texture, pattern and warmth to the design.
Anyone would feel like a queen coming home to this bathroom with its ornate column, soaker tub and spacious vanity. A custom valance and crystal light fixture add to the room's outward grandeur, while the neutral color palette has an understated elegance.
To create a tailored look in a simple, monochromatic kitchen, designer Teri Thomas chose a valance and Roman shade in the same fabric. She used a custom-printed fabric from Galbraith and Paul for both the shade and its box-pleated topper, says contractor Duane Johns of Advanced Renovations.
A custom canopy and rich drapery panels make the bed the dramatic centerpiece of this luxurious master suite. Certainly a high-end look, a bed crown is a relatively easy project to accomplish. Simply attach a fabric valance to a wooden shelf to create a cornice, then suspend the drapes from a cafe rod mounted within. Design by HGTV fan EastTN2.
Instead of overloading this nursery room with the expected pink, a neutral palette is used as a foundation and sprinkled in with touches of pink accessories and toys. Full-length windows have an impeccable view of Chicago. and custom-designed valance and curtains add decoration, as well as blocking out light.
Who says Traditional design has to be boring? Beautifully flocked cameo wallpaper and a custom roman shade with valance make a bold statement in contrast to the neutral tones used throughout the space.
This luxurious yellow contemporary master bedroom is inspired by the 5-star hotels. The large space is balanced using an exaggerated headboard over the king-size bed. A gorgeous silk fabric on the custom floral pattern bedding and window treatments are the focal point of the room. The beautiful chandelier is the crown jewel of this master bedroom.
The guest room that would become this little girl's room was a blank slate, so designers suggested adding some custom built-in shelving that could display some of her most prized possessions, while adding storage. The window seat will give this sweet little girl a place to enjoy the outdoors without ever having to leave her room.
Old World elegance gets a contemporary twist in this master bathroom from the HGTV Dream Home 2011. A dramatic view can be enjoyed as one peers through the master bathroom's 5-foot-wide by 12-foot-tall column of glass. The metal chandelier over the bathtub creates a stunning focal point. A Lutron shade, concealed during daylight hours in a custom-constructed spruce pine valance box, can be lowered as privacy demands.