The Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies

The Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies

Do-It-Yourself Window Treatments

Format: Trade Paperback , 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781589232693
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The only curtains book with the current styles and step-by-step, photographed instructions.

The Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies makes it easy to choose and construct today's most popular window treatments. Color photographs present twenty styles in a variety of room settings, fabrics, trims, and decorative hardware, then show how to DIY. The projects include tailored, romantic, and contemporary curtains and formal draperies with all styles of pleats. There are step-by-step instructions from start to finish: measuring the window, calculating yardage, cutting, sewing, and installing. Following in the tradition of CPi's best-sellingWindows with Style and Creative Window Treatments, Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies is an indispensable part of an all-new series of window decor books.

Linda Neubauer is the senior editor for the lifestyles books of Creative Publishing international. She has written and edited dozens of books on sewing, quilting, and crafting. She lives in the Twin Cities.
Format: Trade Paperback , 128 Pages
ISBN: 9781589232693
Size: 8.25 in x 10.81 in / 210 mm x 275 mm
Published:

Choosing a Style

How to Use This Book

 

Flat Panel Curtains

Grommet Curtains

Curtains with Cuffs

Tab Curtains

Scalloped Curtains

Styling Tape Curtains

Classic Rod-Pocket Curtains

Rod-Pocket Curtains with Fancy Headings

Ruffled Rod-Pocket Curtains

Relaxed Rod-Pocket Curtains

Stretched Curtains

Hourglass Curtains

Tent-Flap Curtains

Pinch-Pleated Curtains

Pleat Alternatives

Inverted Box-Pleat Draperies

Banded Treatments

Interlined Treatments

Treatments with Attached Valances

Tiebacks

 

Window Treatment Basics

Terms to Know