Window Treatments are the Easiest
Way to Dress Up Your Home
What are "window treatments?"
Window treatments are any type of window "fashion" that allows you to
dress up your room, provide privacy at your windows, and compliment your furniture and decor in your
Window treatments can be:
- Cafe curtains
- Roman Shades
Making your own window treatments allows you to design the windows the
way you like them. By making the curtains or drapes, etc. yourself, allows you to personalize your
room to your taste.
Another important factor in making your own window dressings
is cost. Making your own is far less expensive than buying ready made ones in a department
Within the follow pages, I will help you learn how to make simple
curtains, cafe curtains, roman shades and window scarves.
If you are a beginner sewer, start with the more simple projects such as
simple curtains or cafe curtains. Then as your confidence grows, stretch your sewing abilities and attempt
more difficult projects.
The personal satisfaction you will get out of making your own window
dressings will be well worth the effort.
So, have fun and happy decorating!