How to use Drape in a sentence

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  • The arm around her shoulders dropped to drape loosely around her waist.

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  • The drape parted, followed by shuffled footsteps, and Martha opened the door.

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  • A drape had been torn from the dining room and the cord used to tie Fred.

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  • Many fishing nets drape over the stern of the wreck.

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  • Likewise, you can drape your body over the ball to stretch your upper and lower back muscles.

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  • However, don't let the drape and softness of the fabric fool you; velour robes are durable workhorses that keep you warm and cozy without weighing you down.

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  • Drape yards of organza or tulle netting across the tops of windows and doorways, and tie large bows on the backs of chairs.

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  • Set into the eastern corner is the sacred stone, covered by an elaborately embroidered black drape.

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  • Place a folded drape over the genitalia, leaving the groins clear for any femoral exploration.

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  • If your purse has a long shoulder strap, drape it over your head so that the strap crosses your body diagonally.

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  • Exhibition stands from simple pipe and drape, to clean, modern trussing systems can also be provided.

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  • If you have a darling blanket that really needs to be seen, use it as a wall hanging or drape it across a rocking chair.

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  • You can hang decorative baby quilts and blankets on the walls or drape them across a chair.

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  • As your baby grows, save a few of her sweet, infant outfits and hang them from a hook on the wall or drape them over the door of an antique armoire.

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  • Unless your baby is very active or hates to be covered up, you can always drape a blanket or shawl over him while he nurses.

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  • Increase your storage space with milk crates that can double as tables - drape a makeshift table cloth over them to dress them up.

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  • Forgo the tablecloth and drape the table with butcher's paper or a large sheet of colored paper so they can doodle while the adults blabber.

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  • Lean an old, wooden ladder against the wall, and drape towels or extra bed linens on it.

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  • Decorate an Easter basket, drape colorful linen napkins inside and fill with home-baked cookies in the shape of chicks, bunnies, and Easter eggs.

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  • Often times people find that the colors they like to drape their bodies in are also the colors they like to live with in their homes.

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  • Bay windows may also have curved or arched tops; if a curtain is desired for this area it may be advisable to drape the fabric from curtain hooks rather than use a rod.

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  • What you choose to drape over your table will be the foundation for your wintry creation.

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  • Drape your chandelier in colorful swags, decorate it with ribbon or hang teardrop ornaments from it.

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  • If you're looking for an under-cloth that will drape almost to the floor, try using a sheet that will coordinate with your topper, or spring for some double-wide cotton fabric.

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  • You can use them alone or drape a white lace table cloth or runners over the base.

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  • A female model can also sit up and may want to drape herself with a piece of satin fabric or hold a prop such as a rose or pearl necklace.

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  • The trick is to bounce light off of the ceiling or drape loose fabric over light fixtures to give your glamour figure photos a subdued look.

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  • Drape these around the stem of each goblet for prom goers to take with them at the end of the night.

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  • Drape bushes with light netting, or place luminaries along the sidewalk leading up to the entrance.

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  • Drape fresh greens along walls, railings, tables and fireplaces and intertwine these with small white Christmas lights.

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  • Instead, many brides opt for lighter, flowing fabrics that drape well and are less prone to wrinkling.

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  • Look for materials that are lightweight, can move and drape softly, and have a slight give or elasticity rather than crispness or tightly woven structure.

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  • Roll it out to about 1/4" thick, cut out large, circular sheets, and drape them over each tier of cake.

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  • A valance is simply a stylish piece of cloth that is specifically cut, decorated and designed to drape over your window to add superior style to your drapes or blinds with or without a cornice.

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  • Simply wrap, drape or twist your material of choice around the rod and a custom window treatment is created in minutes.

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  • Some websites like Drape Style will let you select the drapery pleat style you want.

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  • Drape the scarves over the rods to create a swag effect.

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  • The attached curtain will then drape, almost halo-like, over the entire bed, creating a ceiling with makeshift curtained walls.

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  • Ideally, a dust ruffle should drape over the box spring and touch the floor.

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  • Drape the rolled fondant around the rolling pin or place a cake board under it.

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  • Roll out the fondant in a large sheet with a rolling pin and drape it over your whole cake, securing with a thin layer of buttercream underneath, or use fondant to make toppers.

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  • Frost the frog with a thin layer of buttercream, and drape a big sheet of rolled green fondant over it.

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  • Tint the fondant to the shade you desire, roll it out to about 1/4" thickness, and drape the fondant over the cake.

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  • Insert the nebulizer hose through the door bars and drape the door and sides with a towel.

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  • Vinca vine and bacopa both drape well over the edges of pots and window boxes.

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  • The necklace also makes a nice decoration, for instance hang it on the car mirror, drape it over a lamp cover or nail it on the wall.

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  • Drape the tie around your neck with the wider end dangling very low on your right.

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  • Inexpensive shirts may not drape the same as a well-tailored garment, so investing in a good quality top is a wise move.

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  • Is the drape of the fabric or the texture different in an organic cotton wedding dress?

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  • Tuck and drape the veils the same way you would to cover your mid-section, if you feel the need.

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  • Women love the figure-flattering drape and the skin-cooling touch of the fabric.

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  • When linen is added to rayon, a hot weather fabric is created with the crispness of linen but the easy drape and non-wrinkle benefits of rayon.

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  • Rayon has become a popular fabric for larger size women because of the figure-flattering effects of the fabric's soft drape and the coolness of the fabric, particularly in the hot summer months.

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  • The soft drape of the rayon fabric provides a more feminine look to a shirt or blouse.

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  • The rayon gives a drape to the fabric which keeps it from clinging or pulling on a woman with a fuller figure.

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  • Even if you wear the shirt wrinkled, the rayon will give the fabric drape and it will look particularly attractive on a curvy body.

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  • A salesperson who understands how clothes drape and hang will be able to assess the fit of your dress suit in crucial areas like the shoulders, bust and waist.

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  • They allow your clothing to drape over your curves in the most flattering way.

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  • Special attention is paid to how expensive garments are cut and how they'll drape over the body.

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  • Instead, you'll find the latest trends represented in plus size fashions with fabrics that drape your curves to make you look and feel great.

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  • Cotton chiffon is also made from natural fibers, however when compared to silk chiffon, it has a matte finish and the fabric does not move and drape as gracefully.

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  • Overstock.com has Sam & Max drape tops that are perfect for any occasion.

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  • The right fit will drape your body rather than cling to it.

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  • Opt instead for a flowing material that creates a soft drape, such as silk, satin and even jersey, if it is cut properly.

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  • This sweater, highly rated by consumers, is long-sleeved with banded cuffs, has a rolled edge for extra interest and a beautiful open drape.

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  • Formal wear for plus size women is typically manufactured from dressy textiles with excellent drape and dyeability.

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  • Put on the gloves and drape a towel over your shoulders.

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  • A few styles include adjustable, double (seen perhaps most commonly in aviator styles and men's glasses), and saddle (which drape across the nose to distribute weight on the top and sides).

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  • A money lei could also be used to drape your money tree.

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  • Made from cotton and spandex, they are comfortable and drape the body so that you do not feel self-conscious as you grow.

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  • The collection includes full-length strapless dresses with elegant drape fronts.

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  • If you choose plastic, be sure to drape a towel over your chair for your own comfort.

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  • Swim dresses are figure flattering because of the way they drape across your curves.

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  • Simply gather the material and drape it over your shoulders, letting it fall as low a you like.

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  • Today's two piece skirted suits are more likely to feature a streamlined skirt in a more flattering drape.

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  • Fabrics that cling or drape softly will look more flattering than unstructured, bulky materials.

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  • A lighter material will drape your frame and lengthen your body.

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  • Depending on which part of India they live in, women may drape their saris differently from region to region.

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  • There are a number of strikingly different ways to drape a sari, though, that don't resemble the Nivi method at all.

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  • Drape a large cashmere shawl over your upper body, essentially covering your shoulders and upper arms.

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  • Place the knots on the shoulder - If you want the majority of the scarf to drape across one of your shoulders, place the knots on the opposite shoulder.

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  • Place the knots in back - If you want the majority of the scarf to drape in front of your body, place the knotted ends toward the back of your neck.

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  • The fabric your halter top is made of helps determine the drape and what bottoms go best with it.

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  • They may drape in such a way that renders them relaxed instead of sharp.

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  • Drape it around your neck, create a big loop and pull one end through.

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  • Casually drape them around your neck, leaving one end in front and the other end falling behind you.

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  • Bamboo might not be the first material you think of when it comes to scarves, but the yarn from this bamboo plant is very soft and has a lovely natural drape.

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  • Choose dresses with necklines that drape across the shoulders.

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  • Perhaps the most common answer to how to wear a pashmina with a scarf clip is to drape the pashmina around the back of your neck, with each end hanging over the shoulders and draping over the chest.

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  • Then take one end by the inside edge, wrap it up across the chest and drape the end across the opposite shoulder.

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  • Another option is to drape the pashmina around the shoulders in the same way, with the ends hanging over the chest.

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  • Drape it across the head and then secure the ends together around the neck.

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  • Flirt Catalog's Drape Neck Mini Sequin Dress, which is extremely low cut and not for the shy!

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  • If your dress is short sleeved or strapless, drape a light stole or other type of dressy cover up over your shoulders.

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  • Drape them over a fireplace mantle or use to frame your mailbox.

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  • Instead of traditional Christmas garland, use leis or garlands of flowers to drape the tree.

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  • A black cape can drape over the shoulders of a vampire, witch, or even Harry Potter.

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  • Drape this sheet over the head of the little one, and you are ready to go out trick-or-treating.

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  • Drape your sheet across one shoulder so that both halves of the sheet fall straight down.

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  • The Vampiress costume also comes with long medieval drape sleeves, which lend a feminine touch to the ensemble.

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  • At home, drape a tablecloth on your kitchen table, set up some candles, play some soft romantic music and have samples of the different wines and cheeses you picked up earlier.

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  • The messenger bags have been styled after bicycle messengers' bags, and they usually are large, high-capacity rectangular bags that drape over one shoulder and across the chest.

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  • For a simple, inexpensive canopy, you can drape any fabric, gauze, or netting over your frame to create a unique look.

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  • Many churches drape their interiors in black cloth on this day as a sign of grief and loss, followed by the colors of purple and white celebrating the resurrection.

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  • The cuff can be one thick strap or several small ones and in some cases will drape slightly over the top of the foot, as seen in the Colin Stewart Studded Ankle-cuff Flat Sandal.

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  • This can be done by accompanying the tat roses with a name or date (or both), underneath it or across a banner that appears to drape over the bloom.

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  • A boat ride to the Fern Grotto where large ferns drape the landscape, can be very romantic.

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  • Measure your tabletop and add about 12 inches all around to allow for drape and a hem allowance.

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  • The drape of the poncho is another important feature.

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  • Tight knitting with a bulky yarn will make a robust fabric, but not one that will drape well.

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  • Some projects lend themselves more easily to a yarn with more drape than acrylic or cotton, so that's something to keep in mind.

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  • Bead Me suggests making beaded netting to drape over a purchased ball ornament for a Victorian look.

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  • Drape your body across the ball so that your thighs are on top of the ball and your hands are on the floor.

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  • The knickers are cut on the bias, so that they drape in the most flattering way.

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  • Hang cut-outs of stars and crowns on curtains if the party is indoors, or string them on metallic strands to drape from awnings, trees and shrubs if the party is held outdoors.

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  • The lilting tones of folk balladry drape the narrative voice of Sunset Song.

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  • Her large blue-green eyes were clear and calm, the curves of her slender frame complemented by the cut and drape of the dress.

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  • Hunter opened the drape, painting Jeffrey Byrne's sparse belongings in early afternoon sunlight.

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  • For example, women in Gujarat drape their saris similarly to the Nivi style, but the pallu falls over the right shoulder instead of the left, and it is also draped from back to front instead of front to back.

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  • She scooted closer to him, shifting the blanket so that she could drape the excess around his shoulders.

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  • He motioned Katie forward with his machete, then stopped her to drape the pillowcase over her head as he had when she entered Hell with him.

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  • Then, with her back still turned toward him, she unfastened the drape cord and began tying the knot.

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