Carefully follow the instructions below to get an accurate measurement for your custom drapes. During the ordering process, please confirm your order specs before checkout.
To measure the area you wish to cover, you can use one of these two methods:
We have made allowances for appropriate custom fullness, returns and overlaps. See how we calculate fullness.
Due to how the drapes hang on the drapery rod, it is important to measure length using the style measuring guides below.
Choose a drapery style below to jump to the measurement instructions:
Determine your drapery rod diameter, and refer to the chart below to determine the amount of additional take-up that is required. Add the take-up measurement to your Drapery Length when ordering.
Determine your rod pocket size and take-up measurement:
We have made allowances for appropriate custom fullness, returns and overlaps to ensure a beautiful finished look.
The calculated fullness allowance is found in the pleats of our pleated drapery styles. Please consider that the Coverage Area ordered will be the Finished Width you receive:
The fullness for the styles below are calculated based on the Coverage Area ordered. Please consider that the Finished Width you receive will be larger than your Coverage Area because of this fullness calculation: