30-Minutes with Workroom Tech / Episode Fourteen: Pleating Draperies


In episode fourteen of The Sew Much More Podcast: 30-Minutes with Workroom Tech, Ceil DiGuglielmo and Susan Woodcock talk about pleating draperies. 

You can listen to this episode here: Pleating Draperies Podcast 

Pleating draperies can be a challenge. If you own a drapery workroom you are going to have to pleat!  There is no way around it, but with practice it becomes easier to figure pleats and spaces. 

Pleating Basics

To create pleats you have to start with fullness. To learn more how fullness is used in window treatments, listen to episode three of the podcast "Understanding Fullness" and read the supporting