If you want to decorate your home with stylish handmade curtains rather than spending an exorbitant amount in buying readymade ones, then channelize your creative skills in a positive way and decorate your home with colorful patchwork curtains by joining strips of fabric. Let us have a fulfilling experience in taking a glance at a host of tutorials.
These pretty curtains would give your doorways a stunning look.
Give your bathroom an exceedingly unique look by decorating it with these magnificent shower curtains. You can even design curtains of similar design for your kitchen or any other location in your house.
You can even opt for colorful curtain rings to match your gorgeous drapes. If you are passionate about geometric designs, you may consider bringing in fabrics of circle or plaid designs together and stitch them to make fabulous curtains.
The serene design looks absolutely pleasing to the eyes. For a cool summer look you can also combine fabrics of blue along with the white ones.
Rather than discarding off your old scarves consider designing them into fabulous curtains to add a new look to your home décor. In case, you are planning to give a new look to your children’s nursery for the festive season then go for fabrics with enticing designs like Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Disney Princesses or even of cars.
If you love going the unconventional way, then stitch some of your colorful scarves or kerchiefs that you are planning to discard and here you have your boho-styled patchwork curtains ready. Your process would be similar to the above tutorial and in case you are stitching your old hankies then the outcome would be somewhat like the picture given below.
If you love experimenting with different cultures and traditions and have picked up a lot of sarees on your visit to India, then directly hang them as a curtain on your doors. You can also gather colorful fabrics together, stitch them up and design an amazing patchwork sari curtain.
The given picture wonderfully depicts an Indian sari being patch worked into a marvelous curtain.
The colorful prints of your scarves would create an amazing visual impact when stitched into curtains. If you have pink butterfly printed scarves, then you may make a lovely patchwork curtain for your best pal’s baby shower who has a pretty princess coming in the way.
Rather than discarding your old denims, make stylish curtains out of them. You can bring in lighter and darker shades together in order to create a stunning combination. By following the instructions given in the tutorial below, you would be able to design a cool café curtain as shown in the picture.
By taking a cue from the patterns explained in the tutorials so far you can make a patchwork curtains either by buying the fabrics or cutting them from your old T-shirt, sari, petticoat, or scarves, with the texture varying from silk to velvet. Make a whole lot of them big or small and hang them in all parts of your home like your kitchen, bathroom, living room, bedroom, kid’s nursery and so on, to intensify the charm of the interiors.
Published on October 24th 2016 by Miranda Gibbs