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Curtain Making and Roman Blinds

Teach Yourself Curtains Parts 1&2

Teach Yourself Curtains Parts 1&2
Our practical step-by-step Teach Yourself Guide to curtain making. This is a complete two part guide, with Part 1 covering the design, tracking and pole options, planning, measurement and estimation of materials. Part 2 focuses on the cutting out, making-up and hanging of your curtains. This comprehensive guide teaches you how to make both lined and interlined curtains with taped and hand stitched headings and provides lots of handy tips for hanging and dressing the finished article.
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Price: 12.99 / $25.85



Teach Yourself Roman Blinds

Teach Yourself Roman Blinds
Our practical step-by-step Teach Yourself Guide to Roman Blinds (Roman Shades). This guide covers every stage of the design, planning, measuring, cutting out, making-up and installation processes. It provides detailed descriptions of the materials you will need and full illustrations to guide you. Even if you have never made blinds of any sort before, this guide has everything you need to know to create stunning roman blinds with a truly professional finish!

When you are ready to move on to more advanced techniques, the handy supplementary notes section will enable you to produce interlined roman blinds, to add stunning contrasting borders, shaped bottom fascias and decorative lower edges to your blind.
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Price: 8.99 / $17.89



Teach Yourself Tab & Eyelet Headings

Teach Yourself Tab & Eyelet Headings
Free Supplementary Notes

These stylish minimalist curtain designs are hugely popular at the moment and are some of the easiest styles of window dressing to achieve. They have the added advantage of requiring less fabric than more traditional curtain headings. The Simply Furnishings team has produced this fantastic FREE guide to making tab and eyelet headed curtains available to download now, so there's no excuse not to give it a go!

These practical sewing instructions are designed to supplement our Teach Yourself guide to curtain making, but can also be used by more experienced sewers, familiar with traditional curtain making techniques, as a standalone set of instructions. Just add this guide to your basket, fill in your customer information and get started!


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