- - fiberglass or fabric for curtains;
- - steel ruler or scissors;
- - threaded hooks;
- - glue.
Shutters can be made from any of the available tools: fabric, leather or fur pieces, some even make curtains of the CD, calendars and greeting cards!You can also use the classic material for blinds - steklooboyami.Accurately measure the length and width of your window.Pick the right material for future curtains.The fabric should match the style of the room, and the glass wall you can paint themselves.Carefully consider the width of the bands blinds .Usually they go against each other by not less than one centimeter.
Cut fiberglass into equal strips steel ruler or a wooden rack.Attach the shutters threaded hooks.For a more decorative hook nailed to a sm
all wooden plank, its width should be equal to the width of the strip blinds .Place the top edge of the strip on a plate with a hook, put the same board, but without the hook.Clip design nails or glue.With most of these hooks and blinds will be moved.
finished plate can paint in different colors.For this fit acrylic paints that dry quickly and do not fade in the sun.Blinds made of fabric a little bit different.Pick up a roll of fabric with the desired colors and patterns.Cut the right size strip, turn them face down.Sew the two strips together, do not attach one end.You should have something like a sleeve.From these double shreds and will consist curtains.
Turn the fabric right side out.Sew remaining unattached edge.Secure the hooks can also using the boards.Blinds of exotic materials (patchwork fabrics, old CDs and more) is also quite simple to do.You only need to connect all the parts.Pieces of fabric, leather or fur, you can sew.Solid materials to bond the copper wire.For this drill small holes in them.When blinds will be fully ready, place them on the ledge.
Tip 2: How to sew roman shades with his hands
Roman blinds - the most economical in respect of fabric appearance.They may be appropriate in any environment and to any form of window.In fact, it is a rectangle, processed at the edges, thanks to a system of rings and cords, climbing into the folds vertically.Try to sew curtains Roman their hands fabric that will look perfect in your room.
- - main fabric;
- - lining fabric;
- - Cornice strip (a piece of wood 5h2,5 cm, length equal to the length of curtains);
- - thin solid rods or rails;
- - Plastic rings - 18 pcs;
- - screws with a ring - 4 pieces;
- - cord;
- - bracket for fixing curtains;
- - decorative sinker;
- - stapler;
- - thread;
- - awl.
Start by choosing material.Drawings must meet the strict form of the Roman curtains .Best fit smoothly dyed fabric with small geometric or floral prints, stripes or a cage.Since Roman blinds folded, must not sag, look hard enough material: coarse cotton, heavy wool, muslin, taffeta.
carve out a piece of cloth.To add width of 10 cm at the side seams, the length - 5 cm on the lower hem plus 25 cm by bonding to cove plate.Lining fabric for Roman blinds kroite identical.
of the fabric face down.On all sides then iron 5 cm edge.Follow hem corners "envelope."Hand rolled hem edges using blindhem.Lining treat as well, but do the hem by 6 cm. Put it on the wrong side wrong side of the main curtains so that the edges of the fabric were 1 cm on all sides.Cleave pins.
Sew Roman blinds kulisok without fail.Carve six strips of width 12 cm and length equal to the length of the finished product plus 4 cm. Fold along their underside inwardly.One side should be given 1.5 cm. He tuck the edge again and sew (see. Fig. 1).One short edge and tuck prostrochite tight, leave open the second.Repeat for each kuliske (see. Fig. 2).
In the next phase of work on the production of Roman blinds schedule a pencil on lined kulisok line sewing.Uppermost, which should be under the rack, do not do.Drawstring stitched fold over the line to the marked locations (see. Fig. 3).The open ends of the insert plate.Close them and sew by hand.
When the question of how to make Roman shades their hands , behind, there is another - how to hang them on the mounting plate.Wooden block with a cloth wrap on all sides, and fix a stapler.Wrap the strap finished canvas curtains twice.Check whether the right hanging.Nail edge stapler.Stepping 5 cm, as well as the center, pierce the material Roman blinds holes with an awl.Another take on a distance of 2 cm from the edge.When all the holes, screw the screws with a ring (see. Fig. 4).
Sew ring in the center and on the edges kulisok.Pull cord through the left lower ring, tie, knot secure the glue.Thread the cord through the ring up and down through all four screws.End of leave freely hanging on the right.Through the ranks of the middle and right ring pull cords in the same way (see. Fig. 5).Check if they are equal in length.Any loose ends tie for fourth ring.Two of them are cut off, and a third hang decorative sinker.
Set Roman blinds in the window opening or immediately above it on the brackets.Bracket for fixing the cord attach to the wall.Pull it up to the desired height and commit cord bracket.
When dressmaking Roman blinds keep in mind that its width should not be greater than 1.5 m. If it is not possible to fulfill your ideas, set the number of multiplecurtains.
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