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Kris Rogers , Aug 04, 2007; 01:17 p.m.

Where do I find a senior portrait drape? I am from up north and we don't use them! lol. I moved to VA, and now I am being asked if I have one for senior portraits, looked on my old faithful ebay, and found NOTHING. Is it just fabric? or is there an actual drape that can be bought?

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Josh Ross , Aug 04, 2007; 02:19 p.m.

I think the ones you buy are muslin. They are just fabric though.

Josh Ross , Aug 04, 2007; 02:20 p.m.

Kris Rogers , Aug 04, 2007; 02:32 p.m.

Hmmm, that just spoke about backdrops, i didn't see anything about senior portrait drapes...if i am wrong please let me know!

Rand McNatt , Aug 04, 2007; 03:32 p.m.

Denny carries them, as does Backdrop Outlet

It's usually a simple velvet wrap, sometimes gathered in the front, fastened in the back, so all the girls can same the same modestly plunging neckline.

There's another variety which wraps from the back, with little pockets for the girls to put their hand in and hold the drape crossed across their chest, if you can imagine that, which can lead to some rather embarrasing sessions, if you get my drift.

I've also seen them in mink and rabbit, some with an attached feather boa, but that's just toooo retro.

Next, of course, you'll need the velcro-up-the-back tux.

Deborah Keel , Aug 10, 2008; 01:53 a.m.

Dear Kris, I happen to know where to find senior portrait drapes........right HERE! We here at Maureen of Hollywood make them and have been making them for over 25 years. Give me a call at 801-253-4282 or you can email me directly at debbiekeel@earthlink.net for more information.Hope to hear from you soon, I would love to be able to help you out. Debbie Keel

Deborah Keel , May 11, 2010; 08:46 p.m.

Check out our new website http://maureenofhollywood.com for the best portrait drapes in the business. You will love these drapes, they are beautiful, durable and comfortable.

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