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Grommet Silk Drapes

grommet silk drapes
  • cringle: fastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole to permit the attachment of cords or lines
  • A grommet is a ring inserted into a hole through thin material, such as fabric. Grommets are generally flared or collared on each side to keep them in place, and are often made of metal, plastic, or rubber.
  • A tube surgically implanted in the eardrum to drain fluid from the middle ear
  • A young or inexperienced skier, snowboarder, surfer, or skateboarder
  • An eyelet placed in a hole in a sheet or panel to protect or insulate a rope or cable passed through it or to prevent the sheet or panel from being torn
  • "Grommet" ("grom") is a term used to describe a young participant in extreme sports. The term originally was used in the sport of surfing for anyone under the age of 16. However in recent years, the term has been expanded to include other extreme sports, most notably skateboarding and snowboarding.
  • Adorn, cover, or wrap (someone or something) loosely with folds of cloth
  • Let (oneself or a part of one's body) rest somewhere in a casual or relaxed way
  • (drape) the manner in which fabric hangs or falls; "she adjusted the drape of her skirt"
  • Arrange (cloth or clothing) loosely or casually on or around something
  • (drape) arrange in a particular way; "drape a cloth"
  • (drape) curtain: hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
  • A fine, strong, soft, lustrous fiber produced by silkworms in making cocoons and collected to make thread and fabric
  • A similar fiber spun by some other insect larvae and by most spiders
  • Thread or fabric made from the fiber produced by the silkworm
  • a fabric made from the fine threads produced by certain insect larvae
  • (silks) the brightly colored garments of a jockey; emblematic of the stable
  • animal fibers produced by silkworms and other larvae that spin cocoons and by most spiders

Grommet curtains
Grommet curtains
Closeup of the grommets and curtain rod. I would have ideally liked to do metal grommets, but the cost was prohibitive for this wide of a curtain. The Dritz grommets seemed more substantial when put together than they did loose.
grommets snaps 300X250
grommets snaps 300X250
Grommets and snaps milspec Brass Grommets for fabric & Leather in 13 sizes and 4 colors / finishes from size #00 - #15, Grommet Installation Tools. MILSPEC Snaps, fasteners & Tools

grommet silk drapes