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Tips for Creating a DIY Wedding Arch

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 7/16/2021 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Tips for Creating a DIY Wedding Arch
The best wedding arches stand out delightfully without being obnoxious. Check out these helpful tips for successfully creating a DIY wedding arch.

How To Get Your Booth To Stand Out at a Trade Show

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 7/15/2021 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
How To Get Your Booth To Stand Out at a Trade Show
Trade shows are great for getting your brand seen and heard. Read these tips to learn how to get your booth to stand out at a trade show brilliantly.

How To Create an Outdoor Event Space Backdrop

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 6/24/2021 to Pipe and Drape
How To Create an Outdoor Event Space Backdrop
Dressing up indoor venues is fun, but outdoor event spaces can be particularly elegant. When you’re working with the elements, there’s immense creativity you can bring to the décor, such as backdrops. Whether your fabric display is sprucing

Ways To Easily Cover Unappealing Walls at Receptions

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 6/24/2021 to Pipe and Drape
Ways To Easily Cover Unappealing Walls at Receptions
Wedding receptions should be as lively and warm as the happy couple in the center of it all. The venue décor plays a key role in creating the right reception atmosphere, so if the walls are unappealing, it can negatively impact the big day.

Key Items for Seasonal Photography Backdrops

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 5/25/2021 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Key Items for Seasonal Photography Backdrops
The right décor can bring a brilliant look and strong atmosphere to season-themed shoots. Read further to discover key items for seasonal photography backdrops.

What You Need To Know About Fire-Retardant Event Fabric

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 5/13/2021 to Pipe and Drape
What You Need To Know About Fire-Retardant Event Fabric
Whether you’re a trade show exhibitor or an event planner, this guide will help you learn what you need to know about fire-retardant event fabric.

Tips and Tricks To Maximizing Small Event Spaces

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 4/22/2021 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Tips and Tricks To Maximizing Small Event Spaces
When many people think of event spaces, they think of large areas they can turn into lavish, eye-popping places to have fun. For this reason, having to bring that same level of lavishness to a small-scale venue can feel a bit stressful. Luckily,

A Guide To Making Your Classroom More Hygienic

Posted by Pipe and Drape on 3/31/2021 to Pipe and Drape
A Guide To Making Your Classroom More Hygienic
Schools should be a place to find inspiration, friendship, and knowledge. Unfortunately, classrooms became the cause for worry amid the spread of COVID-19 for obvious reasons. As a result, many students utilize virtual learning at home. Luckily,

Top Tips for Creating a Photo Booth

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 3/15/2021 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Top Tips for Creating a Photo Booth

These tips for creating a photo booth will help you design the perfect place for guests to make memories at celebrations like weddings, graduations, and beyond.

Ways To Make Your Wedding Interactive

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 2/22/2021 to Pipe and Drape
Ways To Make Your Wedding Interactive
Weddings are about gathering together and celebrating a beautiful moment in a couple’s life. However, more effort goes into creating a warm, conversational atmosphere than a good seating arrangement—these ways to make your wedding interactive will

Different Wall Fabric Draping Techniques

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 2/12/2021 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Different Wall Fabric Draping Techniques
These simple fabric draping techniques will help you make any event space more attractive, whether you're hosting a wedding or another special occasion.

Why You Should Use Sheer Voile Drapes at Events

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 2/8/2021 to Pipe and Drape
Why You Should Use Sheer Voile Drapes at Events
Not only can a high-quality set of drapes be elegantly used in many ways, but you can also find them carefully created from a bevy of materials. One of the most deceptively dainty of them all is sheer voile drapes. Although this material doesn’t

Top Tips for Designing a Trade Show Booth

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 1/19/2021 to Pipe and Drape
Top Tips for Designing a Trade Show Booth

The Different Components of a Pipe and Drape System

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 12/28/2020 to Pipe and Drape
The Different Components of a Pipe and Drape System
Pipe and drape systems are fairly simple but as with all new things, it’s a good idea to know the specific components beforehand. By understanding the different components of a pipe and drape system, you can swiftly set up your display with ease

The Benefits of Sneeze Guards in a Restaurant

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 12/23/2020
The Benefits of Sneeze Guards in a Restaurant
To safely operate a restaurant during the Coronavirus pandemic, you’ll have to make some important changes around the workplace. One of the most effective steps to take is installing sneeze guards where appropriate. Below, we’ll break down the

How To Properly Hang Fabric on a Ceiling

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 12/1/2020 to Pipe and Drape
How To Properly Hang Fabric on a Ceiling
Setting up some gorgeous ceiling drapes is a simple process, but if you don’t know where to start, it can be a bit confusing. Suffice it to say, if you go through the trouble of buying some ceiling drapes and proceed to set them up incorrectly,

How To Use Drapery Weights Properly

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 11/5/2020 to Pipe and Drape
How To Use Drapery Weights Properly
Drapes can add rich, unique visual appeal to any room when used correctly. That’s why, if you’re setting up drapes for an event and notice that they aren’t quite straight enough, you’ll need to make some minor adjustments. Don’t worry, the process

Ways To Encourage Social Distancing at Your Event

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 11/5/2020 to Pipe and Drape
Ways To Encourage Social Distancing at Your Event

The Basic Features of Stage Design

Posted by Pipe & Drape on 10/8/2020 to Pipe and Drape
The Basic Features of Stage Design
Designing a stage for a special event is an important task that can quickly turn into chaos if you don’t prioritize the right factors. But don’t let that stress you out—learning which factors to prioritize is actually pretty easy, even for

How To Put Up a Pipe and Drape Backdrop

Posted by PDO on 10/5/2020 to Pipe and Drape
How To Put up a Pipe and Drape Backdrop Putting up a pipe and drape backdrop might seem daunting, but as you'll see from this guide, it's very easy to do, and the gorgeous results are well worth it.

Why Churches Need High Quality Drapes

Posted by PDO on 9/30/2020 to Pipe and Drape
Why Churches Need High Quality Drapes
There are countless churches across the country that will cause your jaw to drop upon walking through the front doors, due to their immense beauty. There are many factors that play a role in making a church a beautiful house of worship, one of which is drapes. Learn more about how the right church drapes can elevate your space.

Gorgeous Ideas for Ceremony Backdrops

Posted by LO on 9/9/2020 to Pipe and Drape
Gorgeous Ideas for Ceremony Backdrops
When you’re saying “I do” on the big day, you’ll want to do it in front of a brilliant backdrop. Everyone's eyes will be on you during that time, so of course you'll want your backdrop to look amazing. These gorgeous ideas for ceremony backdrops showcase the wide range of creative ways you can bring the event to life.

How Drapes Improve Your Church Altar

Posted by LO on 8/26/2020 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
How Drapes Improve Your Church Altar
Decorating a church is a powerful method of putting one’s faith on display. We’re not just talking about stained glass windows, either. Sometimes, the smallest touch can have the greatest impact on the overall focus or theme of an event.

Decorating Tips for Small Stages

Posted by LO on 8/18/2020 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Decorating Tips for Small Stages
These decorating tips for small stages will help you ensure that your next church or company event will have a big impact on all the guests in attendance.

Mistakes to Avoid When Planning a Church Event

Posted by LO on 7/28/2020 to Decorating Ideas and Tips
Mistakes to Avoid When Planning a Church Event
The key to all the guests having a good time at your next church event lies in the preparation, which should be meticulous. Don’t worry, pulling this off is not as stressful as it might sound. This quick guide to the most common mistakes to avoid will help you plan the perfect event.