Correct measurements are the key to success when you’re installing new curtains. There’s nothing worse than spending hours measuring and then putting up curtains that are hilariously too short or ridiculously too long. But don’t let that scare you. Once you know how to measure curtains accurately, the rest is easy! Check out this handy guide to learn how to measure for curtains the right way. (Source: Vivien @ Posh Pennies) You are going to be measuring BEFORE buying your … [Read more...] about What exactly do you need to measure?
Curtains can accentuate the height of a room and also frame the shape of windows and doors so that they don’t appear unadorned. And they occupy prime real estate on your wall, which automatically makes them significant to the design of any space. Here are some of this year's curtain trends, featured on Elle Decor. Creamy White Stormy Shades Sheer White Horizontal Stripes … [Read more...] about Curtains Trends
What Are Curtain Holdbacks and Tiebacks? Curtain holdbacks and tiebacks (also called curtain pullbacks) are accessories that gather and hold curtains open. Whether you’re making a decorative statement with your curtains or using them to control light and privacy (or both!), there are many options to consider. Curtain holdbacks are tiebacks that serve the same functions but differ in style and installation process. Tie-back curtains can give volume and a regal look. They are … [Read more...] about Tie-back curtains
And while we still want homes to retain the multifunctionality that was gained over the last year, there’s a little more wiggle room for aesthetics these days. Interior designers have noticed is that the past year has taught us a lot about our own personal spaces. She believes people will be taking more care and have a deeper appreciation for their spaces moving forward. Unexpected playful elements This summer is all about the surprise details, interior designer Mittman declared. Scallop … [Read more...] about It’s a season of reunions, warm weather, and joy
Unlike regular windows, French doors have little or no depth, which is why your window treatments must be mounted in just the right place. If you are looking to outfit your French doors with individual coverings, the key is to select a window dressing shallow enough to fit behind the door handle. This will allow the covering to hang closely between the door and decorative handle without any interference. When selecting the right window treatment for the French doors in your home, … [Read more...] about Window Treatment Ideas for French Doors