Quoting Marbles.:" We have a valence and its a pain in the ass when im trying to tuck everything in and the valence gets all caught up. It does look nice though."
Quoting Honey&E:" Valance? Hmmm... that must be a Kiwi thing. We sometimes call curtains a valance. The thing around the bottom of the bed is a bed skirt or dust ruffle. BTW thanks for the advice. "Oops I think I spelled it wrong, but yeah must be an NZ thing