Advice 1: How to make an eyelet for curtains

To hang curtains, you can use the ready clamps or choose a model with the already sewn fabric loops. However, there is another option – to do aerial loops of thread on your own. This work will not take much time and will require minimal skills in sewing.
How to make an eyelet for curtains
You will need
  • - needle;
  • - thin metal hook;
  • - cotton thread;
  • - scissors;
  • thimble.
Instruction
1
Buy sturdy cotton thread that matches the hue with the fabric from which to sew curtains. You need a needle with a wide eye or thin metal hook, small scissors and thimble.
2
Before starting, pull up curtains. Follow ACC the top and bottom edge and stitch the fabric on the machine or run the seam by hand. Athlete hemmed cloth.
3
Pass the needle double thread. Tailor's chalk mark the places where they will be sewn loop. The smaller the distance between them, the more frequent will be the folds of the fabric and the smoother will form the finished curtain. Look down from the top edge of one or two centimeters. Do not make loops at the bend of the curtains. The hooks on which it will be attached, should be hidden by the edge of the fabric.
4
Loop run on the wrong side of curtains. Carefully insert the needle into the fabric so that on the outside of the stitches was the most visible. Secure the thread with several small stitches and pull it in the form of a loop about an inch long. Again lock the thread.
5
Panel the resulting workpiece. Insert the needle into the hole formed by the thread and pull it through the formed loop. Tighten the knot. Repeat until the base is fully overwound thread. The resulting slide stitches to each other, so they went as tight as possible. Properly sheathed loop should resemble a hard cord, not curl up and keep good form.
6
After finishing the first loop, secure the thread and trim it. Run the second loop, focusing on pre-made undo. So do some of the same fasteners.
7
Instead of a needle you can use a hook. It is convenient to do the loop on the fabric with sparse structure of the matting, linen, tulle. The hook allows you to do the job faster and neater, but it is not suitable for very thin or too thick fabrics.
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Mark locations for future fixtures. Take a thin metal hook and strong cotton thread of moderate thickness. Push the hook into the fabric and pull them to the thread. Tie a knot in it, securing the base of the loop. Leave enough thread length of about a centimeter, again push the hook into the fabric and do the mount for the second side of the loop. Tightly obviate its columns without nakida.

Advice 2: How to sew on a loop

It often happens that the buttons on the clothes you have to sew yourself. In this case, it is necessary to be able to do neat stitches that devuda buttons. By the possession of this skill, you can also hang curtains and sheers.
How to sew on a loop
You will need
  • - button;
  • - a thread;
  • - needle;
  • - clothes;
  • - a pair of scissors.
Instruction
1
To start sew button. Because the only way it will become clear how big the loop needs to be done. Take a suitable thread – make sure it matched perfectly to the product color. Thread for making stitches needs to be quite thick and durable.
2
Pass the thread into the needle, then tie the two ends of the thread. To do a loop you need a thread in two additions, so it would be more durable. Carefully measure so that the eyelet is positioned exactly. Take a needle and thread and sew two stitches across the width of the future loop. These stitches will become the basis for pigtails.
3
Around the stitches of the Foundation begin to gradually tighten the loop, one after the other. To do this, start the thread of the air loop and stretch it up through the loop, which turned out to be. Thus, you have gradually formed a pigtail. Continue to weave braid needed to the end air loop.
4
When the tail is completely woven, carefully secure the thread. On the fold of the fabric pass the needle two small stitch in the opposite direction. Fixing the thread, carefully cut off the ends. Loop ready.
5
If you need to hang Drapes, curtains or other products, you can also use office paper clips. However, such loops are only suitable for cornice, which covers the top of the curtains. Otherwise, the clip will look unsightly.
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To make such loops, first measure a uniform distance from one loop to the other across the width of the curtains. Point where you will see the loops, you can assign chalk. Next, take a paperclip, unfold it to form the likeness of the letter S, and thread one end for a pre-designated place. Support the lower part of a bent paper clip. Top clips attach the curtains to the eaves.
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