Fabric: As there are so many different fabric choices available, how do one get started?
First deciding on the functional aspect of the treatment, then gets to aesthetics and then coordinating with other elements in the room. Once you have these elements down you can then decide the type of fabric to choose from.
Wide width fabric: if you can choose from this type of fabric for drapes, always go for this as it cuts down on the labor cost.
What fabric makes for ultra-luxury look, if the space allows it, silk is the way to go.
Linen fabric is the epitome of natural look, but just be mindful that linen is very wrinkly and need to be iron once in a while to keep it nice and straight.
As Technology advances, the new polyester fabric or polyester blend with natural fibers is a good option, often time, the fiber is stronger, can withstand sunlight and easier to maintenance, doesn’t wrinkle or shrink much. Which is all good properties to be used in window treatment.