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Flowers were everywhere, doors stood open, and breezes blew in at the windows, billowing the straight scrim curtains.
THE CAMERONS OF HIGHBOROBETH B. GILCHRIST
If you use white net or scrim, your shades must be white, and if ecru net, your shades must be ecru.
Another variety of cheap curtains is heavy cream scrim with straps (for looping back) and valance of chintz.
The cross stitch is worked on linen, scrim, canvas, or any open-meshed material.
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Sulphur is spread on strips of scrim, which are then rolled up and placed in containers, such as old paint pots.
The shade was not drawn down to the sill, and the curtains were the very thinnest of scrim.
A lighter, thinner material like scrim is better for window draperies.
Work the design on it and when the cross-stitching is all finished pull out the scrim thread by thread.
Sometimes you will have to snip the thread of the scrim if your needle accidentally gets caught in them.
It can be done on linen, huck or lawn backgrounds, though sometimes scrim is used.

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