Design with Drapes 1 2017-03-31T04:08:49+00:00
Design with Drapes 1 is an A Class Course


This is a power-packed program geared towards exposing you to sound foundation techniques that will empower you to achieve quality results from your very first project. You will understand measurements, yardage calculations and pattern drafting using correct proportions, professional techniques, machine techniques, color coordination and lots more.  This is the program that will help you to build confidence in approaching a project.

Prerequisite – Ability to straight stitch

Certification – Caribbean Vocational Qualifications (CVQ)

Course Details

  • 60 contact hours
  • Fee – $5,000.00 TTD
  • Downpayment $3,200.00TTD Kit Included
  • Earn credits towards the only regional qualification – the Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) in Home Furnishings – Level 2. For more information on CVQ click here.

Topics Covered

  • Decorating Terms & Information
  • Safety in the Workplace
  • Useful Techniques
  • Machine Techniques
  • Quilting Techniques
  • Apron
  • Why Cover The Window
  • Window Measurements
  • Custom Drapery Standards
  • Lining ~ Use & Methods
  • Rods
  • Yardage Calculations
  • Efficiency Tools
  • Straightening Fabric
  • Railroading
  • Rod Pocket Curtains
  • Rod Pocket Valances and Swags
  • Decorative Elements
  • Interior Designs Principles
  • Choosing Fabrics
  • Pillows and Cushions and Bed Linen
  • Workroom Layout
  • The Professional Worktable
  • Sourcing Supplies
  • And much, much more….