Brocade fabric is called a luxury fabric, heavily loaded silk made several frames. Bottom line, or frame base, is twill and superimposed plot is the decorating and provides coarse luxury effect as it is usually woven with gold or silver thread. It seems that is embroidered, but the effect is due to the overlapping frame. Drawings of great importance are obtained and very resistances. It’s used for upholstery and curtains.
Valance or curtains are pleated panels hung on curtain and crossing bars. Crossing bars are operating with cables and pulleys to open and close the curtains. Curtains can be made from any fabric you like. However, curtains, in general, are more formal than simple curtains and are often made of rich fabrics like silk dupioni, taffeta, damask or brocade fabric. Styles of curtains are distinguished by their folds, including pinch pleats, goblet pleats, pencil pleats and folds kick.
Pure silk and other fabrics flowing freely offer a dramatic touch to floor curtain in a high window. Choose colors and patterns that coordinate with the rest of the decor of the room. But for an elegant and formal room, look for a heavy fabric like velvet or brocade fabric cover the windows. Floor to ceiling velvet curtains will have an amazing effect in the room.