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How To Transform Your Pipe And Drape Kits Into Amazing Displays

Posted by JC on 7/17/2018 to Pipe and Drape
Tips and tricks for transforming your pipe and drape kits Looking to boost the look of your pipe and drape kits? Discover some of the most popular ways to totally transform your kit into an amazing display. From lighting to layers, you'll learn effective methods to create stunning backdrops in no time!

5 Ways to Use Pipe And Drape Backdrops to Make Your Wedding Look Even More Stunning

Posted by on 6/28/2018 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
There are so many details that go into planning the perfect wedding, and decor is just one of them. Setting up displays and other decorations for your wedding ceremony and reception can be stressful because you want everything to look picture perfect. Well, here are some tips for using pipe and drape backdrops to help you make your wedding look stunning.

Why You Need Backdrop Poles at Your Wedding This Summer

Posted by on 6/26/2018 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
With wedding season in full swing, it’s time to finalize the last of your wedding plans and decorations before your big day. If you want to take your summer wedding to the next level, consider these reasons for adding elegant backdrop poles to your wedding.

Introducing DuraTop by Pipe And Drape Online

Posted by JC on 6/25/2018 to Pipe and Drape
DuraTop Uprights by Pipe And Drape Online will help you easily create an incredible event! Learn more about how DuraTop will make your upright pipes last longer, and make your backdrop look amazing at the same time.

Why You Need a Portable Dressing Room For Your Wedding Festivities

Posted by on 6/18/2018 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
If you're planning your wedding, investing in some curtains for a dressing room may be one of the best things you'll do for yourself. Don't believe it? Here are some reasons that a portable dressing room will make your wedding festivities so much easier and more fun.

4 Things You Need to Create a Photography Studio In Your Own Home

Posted by on 6/14/2018 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Are you aspiring to be a photographer? Having a studio at home can really help you advance your skills and your clientele. Here is the best way to get started with creating your own studio at home.

3 Unique Industries That Depend on the Upholstery Market

Posted by on 6/5/2018 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
From wedding drapes to theater curtains, the upholstery industry touches nearly everything we see, whether we realize it or not. Here are three specific industries that require upholstery services in order to function at the highest level.

5 Fundamental Features of Stunning Set Design

Posted by on 5/15/2018 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
The reward for all the effort you put into a production is found most in the satisfaction of bringing dozens of moving parts into perfect harmony. One of the most understated components of any production is the set design. Here are five of the most important components of making the stage come to life with set design.

How Much Draping Do I Need? A Guide To Fabric Fullness

Posted by JC on 3/2/2018 to Pipe and Drape
How much draping should you use? This how-to guide explains how to calculate the amount of drapes you need for your pipe and drape backdrop to look its best!

Drape Support Rods - How to Use and Choosing the Best Size

Posted by JC on 12/27/2017 to Pipe and Drape
Drape Support Rods, also known as Crossbars, are a vital component of the overall pipe and drape structure. In this article, we discuss the Support Rod pipe, how it works, and provide tips for selecting the best size for your set-up.

Upright Pipes - Setting the Height for your Display

Posted by JC on 12/26/2017 to Pipe and Drape
Uprights, which are the vertical pipes that set the height of your pipe and drape display, are an important part of your set-up. In this article, we review the types of Upright pipes, how they work, and important considerations for making the right selection.

A Guide to Bases - The Foundation of Your Pipe and Drape Display

Posted by JC on 12/21/2017 to Pipe and Drape
Want to learn more about pipe and drape Bases? This guide covers what base plates are used for, how they work, and which size you should choose for your set-up.

What is Pipe and Drape? A Guide to the Basics

Posted by JC on 12/18/2017 to Pipe and Drape
What is pipe and drape? If you've ever asked that question, here is where you can learn the fundamentals of these easy, portable systems, and how they can take your event to the next level.

Using Drapery Layers on Pipe and Drape Backdrops

Posted by JC on 11/6/2017 to Pipe and Drape
Using drapery layers is a great way to make your pipe and drape backdrop look even more incredible! This how-to guide shows you how a couple of simple crossbar valance hangers will let you easily create double and triple layer backdrop systems.

How To Do Ceiling Draping - A Guide to Amazing Events

Posted by JC on 10/25/2017 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Ceiling drapes are an incredible way to elevate the look of any room. In this guide, we go over tips, techniques, and advice for using ceiling drapes to create an amazing event.

Pipe and Drape Trade Show Booths

Posted by JC on 9/5/2017 to Trade Shows
What is the standard pipe and drape trade show booth size? What is an "In Line" or "Back To Back" trade show booth? How should I set up the expo space? You have questions, we have answers!

Using a Pipe and Drape Wedding Canopy – Easy, Flexible, and Versatile!

Posted by JC on 8/1/2017 to Pipe and Drape
Whether you call it a wedding canopy, chuppah, or modern mandap, check out these benefits of having an incredible pipe and drape canopy at the ceremony.

What Is The Best Wedding Drapery Fabric?

Posted by JC on 7/27/2017 to Pipe and Drape
A wedding is a once-in-a-lifetime event that calls for extra attention to detail. Using pipe and drape can totally transform the ceremony or reception into a scene straight out of a fairy tale...but what wedding drapery fabric should you use?

8 Ways to Save Money on Pipe and Drape

Posted by JC on 7/11/2017 to Pipe and Drape
You want to create a stunning event. You don't want to spend more than you have to. Pipe and drape is a great way to elevate any setting, and these 8 tips will ensure that you're saving the most money on your display.

Helpful Tips When Searching for Pipe and Drape

Posted by JC on 5/15/2017 to Pipe and Drape
You only needed 3 simple pieces of information in order to get an accurate quote on pipe and drape! This super quick article will help guide you. (2 minute read time)

Pipe and Drape Backdrop Kits for an Amazing Event

Posted by JC on 4/24/2017 to Pipe and Drape
How to get started with pipe and drape backdrop kits -- the easiest way to completely transform any space into an amazing setting!

Effective Trade Show Specials

Posted by JC on 2/23/2017 to Trade Shows
Easy ways to attract more customers to your booth, and keep them engaged even after the trade show is over.

Make a Great First Impression with Pipe and Drape Booths

Posted by JC on 2/7/2017 to Trade Shows
Just some of the benefits of having a professional looking trade show booth. With the right use of a pipe and drape booth, you'll stand out from the crowd and become a business that your potential clients will remember!

Tips for Having the Best Trade Show Booth

Posted by JC on 1/17/2017 to Trade Shows
In a crowded room, make sure you follow the best practices for making your trade show booth seen by potential customers!