Valances and Cornices

Useful and Different

We frequently love to combine a cornice or valance with another window treatment. It becomes useful as it may cover up any hardware, and it becomes different using bold and striking patterns to create a “Look” and mood.

What’s the difference between a valance and cornice, here take a look:


A valance is basically a headrail at which fabric can hang from. Made in any fashionable style.



A cornice is a 2 sided wood structure with closed ends, usually it is all wood with a padding cover and fabric wrapped, looking very upholstered.