Advice 1: How to sew tiebacks

Holders – tissue elements of the interior, gathering the curtains on the sides of the window without movement along the eaves. With the help of these decorative and functional holders are created of fine draping. If you show taste and imagination, a simple cloth tape will turn into a stylish interior accessory. The newcomer is easier to sew the tie backs on curtains of plain rectangular strips.
Holders to create an interesting draping
You will need
  • Fabric for sewing grabs
  • Lining material
  • Centimeter
  • Scissors
  • Pencil and paper for the pattern
  • Iron
  • Yarn and needles
  • Sewing machine
  • 2 buttons or buttons (press buttons fastening with blind riots)
  • Holder holders
  • The bake and other decorative elements on request
Start preparation of holders for curtains with the careful selection of materials. It is recommended to use thick fabric or light fabric combined with a thick lining. If you want to make a part with a large pattern, choose a fabric that allows you to position it symmetrically on two grabs.
Wrap a tissue sample for sewing the tie backs around the curtains and evaluate its appearance. If the material is suitable, make a pattern. According to the standards, the holder for the curtains, make a 10 cm wide and 30-40 cm in length. Adjust its size individually by moving the segment in the window and trying a variety of drapery from simple bends to the lush folds.
Make a pattern of four items for future holders of the basic material with the seam,1-1. 5 cm you Can simplify your task by making 2 rectangle and fold each in half. If necessary, take two linings without allowances.
Ssuite grabs one of the following:1) Put the lining on wrong side of the halves of the wings and sew it invisible stitches on the fold line of the seam. Prostrochite the details of the wings, leaving one part open. Tutuila seams and remove the finished product is obvious. Baste the open side of the seam.2) Fold a rectangular pattern in half and fold allowances inwards otladiv the wings on the edge of the hem. At seams sew decorative braid or bake; treat it as the opposite edge of the holder. You can do without additional accessories, if you handle the edge sturdy decorative stitching.
Make a closure button or rivet on the ends of the holders. For better fixation of curtains on the opposite side of the walls, attach special metal hooks for grabs. Choose them in the shops of sewing accessories from the various options: for example, chrome or wood; in various shapes, which can be important interior accent.
Useful advice
Make decorative holders in different ways. Often sheathe fabric with two rings (you can cut them out even from an empty plastic bottle with a large diameter). It is interesting to look holders, woven from solid-colored or multi-colored strips of cloth. Holders for curtains knitting needles or crochet; make a lush ribbons; is decorated with applique and plush figures. Luxury curtains and tie backs on them are even decorated with rhinestones and Swarovski pendants, attached to the wall holders made of glass or crystal.

Advice 2: How to choose the size of curtains

Undoubtedly, the most striking element of the design space is the design space. Beautiful sets of curtains on the Windows accent the style of the interior, visually change the geometry of space, focus on the view outside the window. Many women want to try yourself as a designer of their homes. Independent sewing curtains on the window in the room will satisfy such ambitions.
How to choose the size of curtains
You will need
  • - flexible tape measure for tailoring work;
  • - ledge;
  • - curtain fabrics.
Choose the model of curtains on a window in the room, which is the best way to decorate. To determine the size of curtains of this model calculate the parameters of the window opening – width and height. To measure the length of the curtains decide with their mount. The curtain can be fastened to the wall or ceiling. When fixing cornice to the wall measure the distance from the ceiling will be.
Decide what will be the width of the set of curtains on the Windows. Usually it exceeds the length of the cornice in 2-3 times. The splendor of curtains on a window in the room will depend on your preferences. To best determine the sizes of curtains pre-hang the cornice. This guarantees the accuracy of the measurements. Measure the distance between the leftmost and rightmost provisions of the hooks of the ledge. This size will be the length of the cornice.
Use the following proportions to determine the width of the fabric sliding curtains depending on the size of the eaves. If the size of eaves up to 1. 4 m width of a single sheet of fabric 1 is equal to the length of the cornice; up to 2 m – 1.5 length up to 2.8 m – 2 in length; up to 3.4 m – 2,5 length; up to 4 m 3 the length of the cornice to each panel.

If you need to determine the width of the fabric not sliding curtains and solid Drapes to the length of the cornice you need to add 1.5 – 3 lengths. To determine the size of pelmet it is necessary to measure the intended height and length of the cornice.
Start measuring the length of curtains from the eaves to the chosen level. With an uneven field or the ceiling froze produce from both sides. When using kulisek, laces, eyelets, loops, length, measure from the eaves. In the case of rings, the length of the curtains, measure from them, not from the ledge. Don't forget each side to leave 5 cm to finish the seams.

Sets curtains on the Windows can reach a floor, to be above his level or lying on the floor. In the latter case, be sure to add to the height of the curtains 20 to 50 cm from the bottom and about 15 cm from the top. All sizes of curtains, write down in a notebook.
Curtains on the eyelets
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