This special issue from CraftStylish
is your complete guide to making your own window treatments. It shows you how to make beautiful custom curtains, draperies, valences, and shades that are right for every window in your home.
Even first-time sewers will benefit from simple, detailed instructions that offer expert guidance through every step, from measuring accurately to properly hanging your finished curtains.
This complete guide covers:
- Basics -- measuring and choosing fabrics
- Style -- selecting the right design
- Accessories -- hardware, rods, hooks, and more
- Embellishing -- tiebacks, tassels, and trims
You'll be inspired with beautiful ways to decorate your windows with everything from great valances and shades to gorgeous, flowing tie-back curtains. We show you how to choose the right fabrics, how to line draperies, and add eye-catching final touches, like trim, borders, and tassels.
Cost Savings Projects:
See how you can sew your own custom curtains for far less than the cost of making do with ready-made ones. Find practical solutions for problem windows. Sew curtains that let in the light and keep out the cold. All ways to save big!
Be sure you have this complete guide. It will help you add beautiful touches to your home, improve your sewing skills, and save money, too.