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      Whether your space favors the formal or the casual, the modern or the traditional, you’ll find that a naturally cascading drape complement any decor as it softly filters light.

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      Sheer #curtains lighten up a room for #summer. #MarthaWindow #JCPenney #redecorate

    • Kristen

      Sheer curtains lighten up a room (Martha Window @ JCPenny)

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