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Completely updated and revised: the latest in window & bed covering ideas, and now with an extensive Bed Covering section, The Encyclopedia Window & Bed Coverings is Charles Randall's newest creation based upon his original masterwork: The Encyclopedia of Window Fashions. This new book continues the tradition of blending historical, classic and contemporary offerings. The Encyclopedia of Window & Bed Coverings is a must have for interior designers, homeowners, and decorating enthusiasts alike. With more full-color and black & white illustrations than ever before, this book presents countless combinations of window and bedding treatments for any room in the home: from a simple rod pocket curtain to a period style masterpiece. 304 pages of cost-saving ideas, yardage calculations and fullness charts, you will quickly see why this book has not only become the industry standard for window decor inspiration, but also the world's best-selling window decorating book.

Includes:
--Extensive Period Style window decorating ideas in color and black line artwork
--Extensive bed coverings section with coordinating draperies, valances, etc.
--Hard window coverings coordinated with valances, swags, cornices etc.
--Numbered images that will eliminate miscommunications with workrooms and designers.
--Equal size color and black line drawings
--Extensive yardage calculations
--Solutions for difficult windows
Chapters:
1. Period Style Window Treatments
2. Draperies & Curtains
3. Valances
4. Cornices & Lambrequins
5. Swags & Cascades
6. Fabric Shades
7. Shades, Shutters & Blinds
8. Bed Coverings
9. Glossary of Decorating Terms; Glossary of Fabric Terms; Textile Fibers & Properties