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A Curtain Raiser


Spruce up your interiors with the enchanting shades of extensive curtains. They cover decorative as well as practical aspects of any room.

The most usual yet the most appreciating, curtains add a fairytale effect to your home. Tasteful displays of curtains involving upholstered furniture and cozy corners show just what can be achieved with the right colors and textures. The design patterns created are so vivacious that it will take the elegance of any interior to celestial height. Explore your creativity with the vibrant colors available and create an atmosphere of your choice. Select stylish and versatile curtains you can personalize it to suit your lifestyle.

Curtain Styles

Swag and Jabot Style Curtain


Swag and jabot style is a perfect choice for all types of rooms. The number of swags depends upon the width of the window. Single, double, three and more swags may be used. Stylish and decorative hardware such as poles (rods), rings, tiebacks give you an option to make up swags and jabots in a variety of styles.  

Curtains Styles

 

curtains styles

Tab Top Style Curtain

For making the window a focal point, tab top style curtains are the best options which are suitable as well as decorative. These curtains are very easy to attach with the poles.

Tab Top Curtain

Pinch Pleat Style Curtain

Pinch pleat curtains are very functional for all the rooms. These curtains are durable, control the light and provide privacy. Pleats are spaced at intervals so that the curtains present a manageable look.  Four to six inches fabric is required for one pleat. These are very easy to close and open.
 

Pinch Pleat Style Curtain


Lining Style Curtain

Curtains with lining remain for a longer time. Lining protects the curtain from direct sun light. The fabrics used are more prone to shrinkage, so dry cleaning is suggested for these curtains. Thermal lining curtains are helpful in keeping the room warm and may be used in the common room.



Lining Style Curtain


Unlined Style Curtain

Unlined curtains are most traditional yet most adaptable as any kind of fabric may be used either in light weight or in heavy weight. They are easily washable and suitable for moist places like kitchens and bathrooms.

Unlined curtains

Grommet Top Style Curtain

Grommet top curtains are very much similar to the tab top curtains. Metal grommets or eyelets are attached to the head of the curtain at equal distance. These eyelets are pressed into the fabric and attached to a pole with the help of hooks. Eyelets may be of plastic, metal and wood.

Grommet curtains

No-sew Style Curtain

Neither needle nor any thread is needed for this type of curtain. A bonding web, a hot iron, a damp cloth and curtain clips are required for no-sew curtains. Unlined or light weight fabric should be used for these curtains. Make a double border at the top of the curtain, apply the clip with the border and hang it with a pole or a curtain wire.  

No-sew Style Curtain

Curtain with Valance

 A valance attached with a curtain enhances the look and appearance of the curtain. Many valance designs are also available such as pleated valance, ruffled valance, and plain valance. If you are using a single valance on the top of the double panel curtains, tie backs or hold backs should be attached to open and close the curtain. Valance may be of same color or in contrast with the curtain.

Curtain with Valance


Tips for Color and Fabric of Curtain

• Some fabrics get faded if exposed to direct sunlight. Silk fabrics are the best for the rooms facing the south.
• Bright and vibrant colored curtains are good choice for the rooms facing   North direction as these rooms are colder than the rooms facing the South.
• Large patterns should be avoided for small windows in small rooms as the room seems to be overwhelming.
• For kids’ room choose a fabric that inspire their creativity such as dolls fabric, fruit fabric, alphabet fabric, cake fabric, floral fabric, cartoon fabric, butterfly fabric, moon and star fabric.

kids’ room curtains


• Pink curtains are the best choices for girls while red and blue for boys.

Fabric types for curtains
Whatever fabric you choose for your curtains, it expresses your personality and mood. A wide range of fabrics provide endless styles and effect to the room.

 Fabric  Properties
 Jacquard and    Damask  Made of cotton, silk, wool and satin. Available in a variety of colors.
 Brocade  Rich, decorative and shuttle-woven fabric made of a combination of silk, wool or  cotton.
 Silk  Soft, lustrous, shiny and luxurious fabric. Soothing colors but dry cleaning is  preferred.
 Taffeta   Smooth woven fabric that appears shiny and maintains its' shape. It changes the colors from different angles and gives a very attractive look. Only dry cleaning is suggested for this type of fabric.
 Voile   Light weight woven fabric, generally made of cotton or a combination of cotton, linen or polyester.
  Linen  Highly absorbent, good conductor of heat and cool in touch. It gets softer when it is washed again and again. It creases easily.
  Velvet  Made of the mixture of cotton, silk, viscose, polyester, acetate and other synthetic fibers. Only dry cleaning is preferred for this fabric.
 Satin  Fabric that has glossy surface and dull back. Fibers of cotton, silk or linen are used to prepare the satin.
 Organdy  Organdy is a sheer, cotton fabric having light weight. It is more prone to wrinkle and crashes. It is washed in acid for its' crispy finish.
 Muslin  Finest woven cotton fabric that gives a very fresh feel.

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