Carole Fabrics and Soft Window Treatments
Carole Fabrics has manufactured high-quality fabrics and soft window treatments for over 60 years. Founded by Charles Marks in Augusta, Georgia, Carole Fabrics is committed to providing customers with beautiful, well-made products that will enhance the look and feel of their homes.
Wei Wei Drapery Inc in Denver partners with Carole Fabrics to offer a wide variety of draperies, shades, top treatments, pillows, and fabrics, including chenille, damask, jacquard, velvet, and more. In addition to their wide selection of products, Carole Fabrics also offers custom design services to help customers create the perfect window treatment for their homes.
Draperies are a simple and elegant way to dress up your windows. Carole custom drapes provide excellent light control and are a great fit on medium to large windows. They offer non-pleated, pleated, and Ripplefold options. Here is a list of non-pleated and pleated styles Carole offers:
Carole Non-Pleated Drapes
Grommet-style drapes have a clean and modern look. Carole grommet drapes are available in a variety of colors, patterns, and fabrics.
- Grommets available in 5 finishes.
- Eight grommets per panel.
- Pin and ring free.
Rod pocket or pole top drapes are a classy and classic style of drapery that has a pocket at the top where the rod slips through to hold the drapes up. They work well as a layer with other window treatments. Rod pocket drapes are made to order in any custom size.
- Great for french doors and sidelights.
- A good choice for traditional-style homes.
Plain Top Drapes
Plain top drapes have a clean and modern look that lacks a defined pleat. They use decorative rods and rings. Plain top drapes are available in a wide array of colors and fabrics.
- Great when used for side panels.
- Custom-made for the fullness of your choosing.
Carole Pleated Drapery Styles
The goblet pleat is a classic style of drapery that is full and has a lot of body. Open on top it looks like a goblet or wine glass and hangs from decorative rings. A great addition to any formal dining or living rooms.
- Pleats are sewn in place and top-stitched for a tailored look.
- Recommended for decorative use only.
The inverted pleat is a clean and modern style drapery. It has pleats that fold inward towards the rod, giving it a sleek look while still providing fullness. This pleat adds texture and depth to drapery.
- Three-fold pleats with 4″ buckram.
- Handcrafted and tacked 1/2″ from the top.
The Monarch pleat is an updated version of the two-finger pinch pleat. It is named after the butterfly for its wing-like shape. This pleat gives a soft and full look to any drapery.
- Single bar tack 2″ from the top of the curtain.
- Gives the Drapery style and versatility.
The natural pleat has soft folds that drape beautifully. This pleat adds a touch of elegance to any room. Pleats are sewn in place and top-stitched for a tailored look.
- Can be used with decorative rods or rings.
- Threefold pleats with no buckram and tacked 1/2″ from the top.
The Olivia pleat is a modern twist on the classic pinch pleat. This style of drapery has a pleat that is gathered once at the drapery ring, giving it a defined structure. It is a clean and simple style that can be used in any room.
- Pleats are sewn in place and top-stitched for a tailored look.
- Twofold pleats tacked a 1/2″ from top of the buckram.
Three Finger Pinch Pleat
The three-finger pinch pleat, also known as french pleat, is a very common style. It is a full and formal style that adds elegance to any room. This pleat is made by pinching the fabric and then tacking it in place at the top of the drapery.
- Handcrafted three-fold pleats.
- Adds sophistication to any room.
The tuxedo pleat is a black-tie-worthy drapery style. It is similar to the french pleat but with an added band of fabric that runs across the top, giving it a more formal look. This pleat is perfect for any room where you want to add a touch of luxury.
- Box pleats tacked on the back.
- No spacing between pleats.
Two Finger Pinch Pleat
The two-finger pinch pleat is a more relaxed version of the three-finger pinch pleat. This pleat is less formal and gives a softer look to the drapery. Great for stationary panels and requires little dressing.
- Two fold pleats for a crisp look.
- More contemporary look than three finger pinch pleat.
Ripplefold drapery is a clean and modern style that gives the illusion of pleats without the bulk. The drapery hangs from a track that is mounted to the ceiling or wall. A versatile window treatment that can be used in any room.
- Great for adding style and texture to any space.
- Great light control options.
- 60%, 80%, 100% or 120% fullness.
Carole Soft Shades Styles
Carole soft shades are a beautiful and elegant window treatment. They are made of fabric that is folded into horizontal pleats. They can be raised and lowered to control the amount of light in the room. Here are the soft shade options:
Flat Roman Shade
Flat Roman shades are a simple and elegant window treatment. As the name suggests, they are made so the fabric is completely flat when lowered. Great at showcasing the fabric style or pattern.
- Little stacking space required.
- Offers a structured, rigid look.
Front Fold Roman Shade
Front fold Roman shades lay flat with a small fold in the front when lowered. This creates a beautiful cascade of fabric that drapes down the window. Creates dimension and crisp folds when lowered.
- Stiffeners sewn into pockets.
- Clean modern look.
Hobbled Roman Shade
Hobbled Roman shades have soft folds that drape beautifully. This shade option gives a touch of elegance to any room. When lowered, the shade will have natural folds in the fabric.
- Pattern may be distorted with overlapping.
- Has a soft, classic look.
Reverse Fold Roman Shade
Reverse fold Roman shades are a unique take on the classic Roman shade. As the name suggests, the folds of the shade are reversed, giving it a modern look. This style is perfect for any room where you want to add a touch of luxury to.
- Folds flow in one direction.
- Shows only the seams of the fold.
Slouch Roman Shade
The slouch Roman shade is a relaxed and casual window treatment. This shade has soft scallop folds that drape down the window, and works well as an outside mounted drape.
- If shade is wider than 54″ hem can repeat.
- Shape will remain in any position.
Carole offers a variety of top treatments to choose from. They are a great way to add style and dimension to any window.
Valances are a popular choice for dressing up any window. They are a simple and elegant way to add color and pattern to a room. Carole offers board mounted and rod mounted valances to suit any style. Choose from styles like Berkshire, Charleston, Diana, Hathaway, and Madison.
Swags are a great way to add a touch of elegance to any window. They are made of fabric that is draped and then gathered at the top. Carole offers swags in a variety of styles to choose from, like the Astor, Pole, Sway, and Westlake.
Cornices are a great way to add dimension to any window, and they are usually made of wood or foam and then covered in fabric. Carole offers cornices in a variety of styles to choose from, like the Albany, Belvedere, and Savannah.
Decorative Fabric Roller Shades
A beautiful and elegant way to dress any window. Carole’s decorative roller shades come in a variety of fabrics and patterns including silks and linens. Perfect for inside or outside mounts. Easy to use and cordless for child and pet safety. Layer them with one of Carole’s many valances or side panels.
Custom pillows are a great way to add a pop of color and pattern to any room. Add decorative trimming, cording, or banding for a truly custom look. Available in many shapes and sizes depending on your needs. Choose from the bolster, box, button, oblong, pillow sham, or square pillow options.
Carole fabrics and soft window coverings are a beautiful and elegant way to dress any window. With a variety of styles, fabrics, and patterns to choose from, Carole has the perfect window treatment for any room in your home. Custom valances, swags, and pillows are also available to add a pop of color and pattern to any room. Visit us At Wei Wei Drapery Inc in Denver and let us show you the Carole options perfect for you.