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Opening Design Application of our curtains has two main goals: to hide from prying eyes and do it beautifully. That this is more important at different times, people have decided differently, however, the blinds are always used. Culture of countries such as France, Rome, Japan and Austria are also reflected in modifications in the development of the appearance and texture of the curtains. Each country has its own characteristics: the design of curtains, materials for making curtains - all associated with climate and culture of the country, as well as its traditions. For example, for India, China, France and Italy, the traditional material for curtains was silk, and for England and Scotland - wool. As regards the countries of Central Asia and America, there used cotton, but in Russia - flax. In countries with hot climates such as Egypt, Greece, the design of curtains was the simplest: the curtains serve their protective function. They were a band of fine fabric. In the richer houses curtains give much more attention: they were decorated with ornaments, which included motifs meander, trefoil, and gold thread. Drapery fabric attracts much attention. Applied horizontally, cascade, and other draperies. Skillful location of tissues in the costume was valued as people of the ancient world and in the design of their homes. It was in ancient and classical world laid the foundations of classical drapery, relevant in the next century until today. Also was an important functional role of curtains in a medieval castle, where it was necessary to keep warm and prevent cold wind to get inside. that's why the curtains made of thick fabric. Special interest in decorating was not, however, at this time appeared oppredelennye decorative elements associated with the Gothic style: forged elements, which reproduce the floral motifs, hot tips, etc. The next step in...