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valance

a short piece of drapery hung along a shelf, canopy, or bed, or across a window, to hide structural detail

valance

1. A frame at the top of a window to conceal the tops of decorative draperies.
2. The draperies themselves.
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Bowling: C Valance 2-35, B Steinberg 1-27, J Messer 0-34, R Petherick 0-18, C Henderson 0-11, K Burrell 0-7.
Valance threatened a man with two kitchen knives after taking his mobile phone.
And Valance received a two-month consecutive sentence after pleading guilty to a theft while she was also on bail.
Although Valance revealed to the audience he almost didn't make it to the concert as he had suffered a heart attack earlier in the week.
"is guy I knew had taken my top, so I confronted him about it while we were in some cafe," said Valance, AKA David Spencer from Ynysddu.
Subtract 61/2" from the finished shade width; record as the valance width.
But Valance and Ecclestone's outfits last night didn't quite match the theme.
For those who favor the rich and ornate patterning displayed in the Cannes Collection but who hesitate to buy sheet set items, the product line also features a valance and drapes.
L.A.-based actor and singer Valance (Flick Scully) has just finished shooting vidgame adaptation "DOA: Dead or Alive" in China with helmer Corey Yuen.
Ouninpohja finished fifth, beaten little more than a length, to 20-1 shot Valance, but it would have been a different result with any luck at all in running.
(Lane applied leftover flowers to a lonely wall next to the mural.) Christine replaced her tired ruffled window valance with a Hawaiian skirt from Oriental Trading Company, cut to size and staple-gunned to the top of the window.