From silk interlined draperies to a simple sheer fabric curtains softens at the window edges, emphasizes (or de-emphasizes) architectural qualities or mishaps. They provide a barrier between the outside elements and the inner symmetry of the home. Fabric sets the mood of the interior. Color and pattern will evoke a light, heavy, casual, elegant, romantic or businesslike feeling. Thousands of fabrics can be selected from companies such as: Kravet, Duralee, Robert Allen, Highland Court, Maxwell, Unique, Charlotte, Stout, Barrow, Fabricade, United, Michaels, Trends, Fabricut and Sunbrella.