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Adding Color and Pattern With Window Valances

November 04, 2019

Valances, or short curtains that cover the top portion of a window, are a great place to experiment with color and pattern in your home. Get inspired by these vibrant valances for every room.

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Photo: Dan Cutrona. From: Casabella Interiors.

Cape Cod Guest Cottage Neutral Living Room With Big Windows

Large windows with simple valances give this Cape Cod guest cottage’s living room an unimpeded view of the breathtaking surroundings, while inviting furnishings in a soft neutral palette offer ample seating for friends and family.

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Photo: Dan Cutrona. From: Casabella Interiors.

Guest Cottage Neutral Window Seat With Light-Blue Accents

Set in a nook with a square-arched ceiling, this window seat in soft neutrals accented with pale blue is a dreamy spot to while away a vacation afternoon.

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Photo: Richard Gayle. From: Casabella Interiors.

Cottage Dining Area With Bay Window

The welcoming dining area gets a charming, soft feel from gently draped valances in a graphic, blue-and-gray print.

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Photo: Aaron Leitz. From: Massucco Warner Interior Design.

Open, Cottage Kitchen in Bright White

Marble clad white cabinets and island set the sophisticated tone for this mostly white kitchen, while contemporary floral valances and yellow-green barstool cushions add a note of color. Distressed wood floors add a rustic touch to the space.

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