Whether you need a border to mask a lighting or speaker truss, a large drape to mask hidden surprises off stage, or multiple drapes to mask off an entire arena or help create “negative space” between other specialty drapes, Rent What? Inc.’s DFR Black Encore Velour Masking Draperies are a must for any small or large-scale production. This material is especially popular for tours and concerts because of its inherent flame resistance and extreme resilience, and also due to its rugged “tour-ready” robustness.

Our trustworthy masking drapes have durable webbing, grommets and ties on top, so they can be tied to truss, pipe and base hardware, or any sturdy structure you have at your venue. They are all are sewn flat, vertically seamed, and unlined to help make sure they work as an ideal way to cover anything you need. And with removable chain on their bottom hems, they lay nice and straight to help give your staging a clean, polished look.

Need to frame an original stage design, or cover some unsightly cabling or hardware along your proscenium? Our black borders are topped with durable webbing, hidden sewn ties, and 1” loop Velcro, allowing you to use them either as a truss border or even as a skirt if desired. You can also use these at trade shows and conventions when you may need to mask off some smaller areas around your unique staging, too.

Just recently we’ve had the pleasure of helping mask off arenas for some immensely popular national tours, as well as some incredibly dynamic church and school productions, too.  Everyone from Beyonce, Sia, Janet Jackson, and The CMAs all used our extremely versatile Black Masking Drapes and Borders for their special events and concerts.  And masking drapes aren’t just for music tours anymore—they are also a great way to make a divide a large room and provide a backdrop for a special event or presentation, help to block out light or sound in a king-size venue, or even become a “frame” for projection screens like in the spectacular design recently done at First Baptist Church Jackson for their larger-than-life holiday production.



With a huge selection of sizes to fit almost every type of venue and masking scenario (from 1’h to 60’h), let us help you select the perfect assortment of velvety, rich black encore velour rental masking drapes and borders for your next big or small special event.