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When's the Best Time of Year To Replace Your Drapes?

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 1/26/2023 to Basics of Pipe and Drape
When's the Best Time of Year To Replace Your Drapes?
Event drapes are visually striking additions to a variety of events, and some people use them more than others. If you use event drapes throughout the year for trade shows, parties, and beyond, knowing when to replace them is a must. So, when’s the

4 Events You Should Consider Getting a Booth For

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 1/13/2023 to Trade Shows
4 Events You Should Consider Getting a Booth For
Look at this list of four events you should consider getting a booth for any time you need to brainstorm a stunning setup for special evenings.

Modern Trends To Consider for Your Drapes in 2023

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 12/22/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Modern Trends To Consider for Your Drapes in 2023
Bring a modern look to events using these drape trends to find your creative voice, whether decorating a wedding, graduation, or another gathering entirely.

Tips To Help You Determine Your Crossbar’s Width

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 12/15/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Tips To Help You Determine Your Crossbar’s Width
Decorative drapes add elegance to event venues. When choosing drapes for your event, you must address the crossbar size. The crossbars help you drape the fabric precisely how you want so you don’t have to compromise your vision due to a lack of

3 Advantages of Having a Booth for Your Trade Show

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 11/18/2022 to Trade Shows
3 Advantages of Having a Booth for Your Trade Show
Attending trade shows requires plenty of preparation and a lot of effort in networking with passersby. So, why should you go through the effort of getting a booth at the next show? Learning the answer to this question will help you can design your

How Much Weight Can Your Support Bar Handle?

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 11/18/2022 to Basics of Pipe and Drape
How Much Weight Can Your Support Bar Handle?
Setting up pipe-and-drape hardware is easy for an event, but that doesn’t mean you should run through the setup without a good understanding of that hardware’s limits. For instance, how much weight can your support bar handle? Thankfully, if you

Closed vs. Open Photo Booths: Which Is Better?

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 11/17/2022 to Trade Shows
Closed vs. Open Photo Booths: Which Is Better?
Outfitting your event with a photo booth gives guests the perfect opportunity to commemorate the evening. Photo booth designs differ in more ways than you might expect, ranging from closed to open booth designs. If you want to set up the perfect

Tips and Tricks for Setting Up Your Photo Booth

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 10/12/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Tips and Tricks for Setting Up Your Photo Booth
Setting up a photo booth creates a fun place for commemorating events, whether a wedding, graduation, or birthday party. Using our tips and tricks for setting up your photo booth, you can make a special day even more memorable. Brainstorm your next

3 Drape Accessories You Didn't Know You Needed

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 10/5/2022 to Pipe and Drape
3 Drape Accessories You Didn't Know You Needed
Elevate the elegance of your event display using these drape accessories you didn’t know you needed but can still benefit from whenever you're ready.

Drapes vs. Panels: What’s the Difference?

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 9/28/2022
Drapes vs. Panels: What’s the Difference?
Delve deeper into our detailed discussion of the differences between drapes and panels so that you know which materials to use to bring your vision to fruition.

How Often Should You Replace Your Drapes?

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 9/2/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
How Often Should You Replace Your Drapes?
Avoid settling for the wrong fabric for any occasion by learning how often you should replace your drapes, even if you only use them once throughout the year.

Things To Consider Before Shopping for Drapes

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 8/25/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Things To Consider Before Shopping for Drapes
A pipe and drape display is one of the most conveniently stylish pieces of décor available. Drapes for weddings, graduations, and other events are attractive additions to any space, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t prepare your own

The Top 3 Event Hazards You Need To Know

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 8/23/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
The Top 3 Event Hazards You Need To Know
Décor is certainly a core component of any event, but so is keeping everyone safe from beginning to end. Remember, from graduations to trade shows, events can pose safety hazards. So where do you start preparing your defenses? Begin by

The Most Common Types of Trade Show Booths

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 8/23/2022 to Trade Shows
The Most Common Types of Trade Show Booths
Brainstorm the best booth idea after you read these common types of trade show booths, ensuring you know which designs can deliver the experience you want.

How To Determine How Much Drape Fabric You Need for an Event

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 8/23/2022
How To Determine How Much Drape Fabric You Need for an Event
The fantastic fabric of pipe-and-drape displays is perfect for improving any event, and some easy steps will help you find the right supplies. After all, events and event fabric vary, so it’s helpful to find the best match. For instance, beyond

Different Applications for Pipe and Drape Displays

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 7/7/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Different Applications for Pipe and Drape Displays
Pipe and drape displays are helpful in many situations. Since these stunning materials are common for events, it’s understandable to think that those situations apply to many parties. However, the uses for these displays are a bit more diverse than that. Here are three different applications for pipe and drape displays that exemplify their versatility.

5 Tips for Throwing an Epic Surprise Party

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 6/21/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
5 Tips for Throwing an Epic Surprise Party
Roll out these tips for throwing an epic surprise party anytime you want to prioritize secrecy, style, and fun to celebrate the special day.

The Benefits of Setting Up Photo Booths at Events

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 6/21/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
The Benefits of Setting Up Photo Booths at Events
If you're looking for ways to liven up a special occasion, read more about some fun and exciting benefits of setting up photo booths at events.

Pipe and Drape Accessories You’ll Need for an Outdoor Event

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 5/20/2022 to Pipe and Drape
Pipe and Drape Accessories You’ll Need for an Outdoor Event
Check out the best pipe and drape accessories you’ll need for an outdoor event to quickly create a breathtaking design for your special occasion.

4 Decoration Essentials for the Perfect Prom Night

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 5/17/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
4 Decoration Essentials for the Perfect Prom Night
Take note of these decoration essentials for the perfect prom night experience so you can create a captivating, memorable event for all in attendance.

What To Do When It Rains During Your Outdoor Event

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 4/19/2022
What To Do When It Rains During Your Outdoor Event
Check out these tips if you’re ready to learn what to do when it rains during your outdoor event and keep the evening energetic instead of hectic.

Foolproof Tips for Hanging Event Drapery Panels

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 4/13/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Foolproof Tips for Hanging Event Drapery Panels
Try these foolproof tips for hanging event drapery panels if you're looking for a way to make your venue look stunning in precise and safe ways.

5 DIY Photo Booth Ideas Your Guests Will Love

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 4/11/2022 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
5 DIY Photo Booth Ideas Your Guests Will Love
Use these simple DIY photo booth ideas to create an incredibly inviting and fun activity that your guests will love and gravitate to all evening.

Sweetheart Dance Decorations You’ll Fall Head Over Heels For

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 3/16/2022
Sweetheart Dance Decorations You’ll Fall Head Over Heels For
When you need some tips on how to bring the evening together beautifully, take a look at these Sweetheart Dance decorations you’ll fall head over heels for.

Tips for Choosing the Right Backdrop Crossbar Poles

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 3/14/2022
Tips for Choosing the Right Backdrop Crossbar Poles
Remember these tips for choosing the right backdrop crossbar poles if you want to ensure your fabric display looks as vibrant and visually cohesive as possible.