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The Complete Book of Curtains and Drapes

Author : Caroline Wrey
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The noted designer offers practical and creative tips for decorating with window treatments to suit any style of decor, discussing fabric textures and patterns and different styles of curtains. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.

Complete Book of Curtains Drapes and Blinds

Author : Wendy Baker
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Whether you are an interior designer or a home decorator and you need to create a beautiful home space with a window dressing to complement your lifestyle, look no further. Complete Book of Curtains, Drapes and Blinds is the one-stop reference. No longer will you struggle with inspiration or measurements as you'll find the essentials for creating a curtain design in this jam-packed volume. Learn the basics of window shapes, measuring, heading tapes, fabric characteristics and fabric quantities. When you're ready to design, the second chapter in the book provides a in-depth look into various types of accessories available for curtains and blinds. For designers/decorators the sketches can be scanned and reduced to put on sample board or e-mailed to their curtain makers to eliminate costly mistakes. The book also includes a section for cosy bed treatments and plush cushions and throws. From first-time homeowners to interior design students and studio professionals – when it comes to window dressings and coordinated accessories the Complete Book of Curtains, Drapes and Blinds will help you through bewildering choices in a simple and easy way. Now that’s a curtain call.

The Complete Book of Curtains Drapes and Blinds

Author : Wendy Baker
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Shares hundreds of ideas for dressing up windows, in a guide that provides for a variety of types, includes scan-ready sample board sketches, and explains the correct procedures for measuring. Original. Crafter's Choice Main.

The Complete Photo Guide to Window Treatments

Author : Linda Neubauer
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"Complete instructions for planning, sewing, and installing 50 different window treatment styles, including valances, curtains, draperies and shades"--Provided by publisher.

Complete Book of Window Treatments Curtains

Author : Carol Parks
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“Not only explains decorating jargon but also provides ideas, guidelines, and instructions for covering windows in dozens of different styles. Non-sewers will appreciate the attention paid to planning and answers to questions.”—Booklist. “Practical advice with clear, easy-to-follow instructions.”—Library Journal.

The Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies

Author : Linda Neubauer
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DIVThe only curtains book with the current styles and step-by-step, photographed instructions. The Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies makes it easy to choose and construct today's most popular window treatments. Color photographs present twenty styles in a variety of room settings, fabrics, trims, and decorative hardware, then show how to DIY. The projects include tailored, romantic, and contemporary curtains and formal draperies with all styles of pleats. There are step-by-step instructions from start to finish: measuring the window, calculating yardage, cutting, sewing, and installing. Following in the tradition of CPi's best-sellingWindows with Style and Creative Window Treatments, Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies is an indispensable part of an all-new series of window decor books. /div

The Complete Book of Curtains Slipcovers Upholstery

Author : Marguerite Maddox
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Singer Sewing Custom Curtains Shades and Top Treatments

Author : Susan Woodcock
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Learn how to sew custom, professional-looking window treatments for your home! Have you ever wanted to sew customized window treatments for your home? It's easier than you might think, especially if you have "Singer(R) ""Sewing Custom Curtains, Shades, and Top Treatments" on hand. With this helpful how-to book, readers are guided through the entire process--from planning the project to measuring scale and proportion, to selecting necessary tools, fabric, and hardware to actually sewing the curtains and installing them. Whether you're partial to Roman shades, gathered curtains, flat shades with dowels, or pleated drapes, there's a clear-cut set of instructions for you in "Singer(R) ""Sewing Custom Curtains, Shades, and Top Treatments"." "Also included are lifesaver tips and techniques from an expert in the field, advice about using scale and proportion to enhance windows and disguise flaws, and suggestions for utilizing window treatments to control light and insulate your home. Accompanying photos make learning even easier. The book covers the following subjects in detail: Window treatment project planning Window measurements Calculating scale and proportion Fabric and hardware selection Curtains and draperies Grommets Gathered and ruched curtains Pleated curtains Adding trim, banding, and other embellishments to window treatments Shades and blinds Roman shades Flat shades with dowels Relaxed draperies Gathered shades Top treaments Common tips and techniques Cutting Sewing Glossary and resources So, unroll that bolt of fabric and jump into your next DIY project in the world of curtains and draperies!

The Curtain Book

Author : Caroline Clifton-Mogg
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How to choose curtains and shades that create the right atmosphere for your room, whether light and pretty or strongly dramatic. How to evaluate the special needs of each room in the house-living and dining rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, halls, staircases, children's rooms, studies. The striking book includes inspiring treatments for every shape and style of window-from cottage casements to modern picture windows in addition to offering practical advice on all aspects of making and arranging curtains and shades including finishing touches.

Curtains Draperies Shades

Author : The Editors of Sunset
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Explores a wide variety of window treatment styles and options to complement the home decor, and shows how to make valances, cornices, swags, and cascades, in a volume that includes more than one hundred creative projects.

Curtains Draperies and Shades

Author : Sunset Books
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The Ultimate Curtain Book

Author : Isabella Forbes
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The bestselling curtain book on the market is now in paperback, featuring more than 35 innovative projects presented step by step. 600 photos and illustrations.

Curtains Blinds

Author : Wendy Baker
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Practical advice and step-by-step instructions for window dressing Suitable for both beginners and experienced curtain-makers Stunning designs and inspiration for every room in your home Making curtains needn’t be left to the professionals – with Easy to Make! Curtains & Blinds you, too, can create stylish window dressings for your home. Packed with all the basic know-how you need, Easy to Make! Curtains & Blinds reveals how to measure up your windows and do all the basic stitches and seams. There’s a section on fabrics – from plain to luxurious – and fabric design to help you choose the right look for your room. Designs cover everything from unlined curtains to Roman blinds. With information on hanging and accessories you’ll be armed with everything you need to know to dress your windows with confidence.

Curtains draperies shades

Author : Christine Barnes
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The Complete Book of Sewing Dressmaking and Sewing for the Home Made Easy

Author : Constance Talbot
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This useful book provides a complete guide to sewing. With forty-five chapters including 'The A B C's of Stitches - Basic Instructions in Sewing', 'Embroidery and Applique', 'How to Make Coats and Jackets' and 'How to Make Curtains', this book will prove itself invaluable in any home. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Complete Photo Guide to Window Treatments 2nd Edition

Author : Linda Neubauer
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DIVThe Complete Photo Guide to Window Treatments, Second Edition is the most comprehensive book of its kind on the market, offering the reader both inspiring location photography plus step-by-step instructions for making 50 different projects. Window treatments include several curtain styles, formal draperies, swags, valances, cornices, various Roman shades, and roller shades. Designed for the DIY home sewer, this book is also valued by professional workrooms and trade schools because it teaches professional methods for measuring, sewing, and installing window treatments. Now updated with new photography and the latest window treatment styles, this second edition is a must-have for any DIY home sewer. /div

The Complete Curtain Book

Author : Isabella Forbes
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A guide to making curtains and blinds, from measuring-up and cutting-out to the finishing touches, enabling professional results within a limited budget. It explains in detail how to create over 35 projects, with easy-to-follow artworks and photographs of the finished effect, including simple unlined curtains, decorative pelmets, swags and tails, and simple no-sew curtains. Also features appropriate designs for window shapes and ideas to transform each room in the house. From chintz curtains at a cottage dormer window to tailored blinds in a city apartment, the guide aims to cater for all tastes. A fabric glossary explores the creative possibilities of a wealth of textures and weaves from rich velvets to delicate lace and simple cotton; and advice is given on how to fit curtains and blinds, together with the tools and sewing techniques needed to achieve professional results.

Window Treatments

Author : Heather Luke
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Curtains Draperies Shades

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The Complete Book of Home Organization

Author : Toni Hammersley
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Have you ever wished you had the time and tools to organize your house in a clutter-free, design-conscious, Pinterest-worthy way? From storage solutions and cleaning tips to secret space-saving methods and expert strategies, The Complete Book of Home Organization is packed with the tips and shortcuts you need to effectively organize your home. From small spaces and apartment solutions to how to tackle a big, messy home with a 15-week total home organization challenge, this book covers it all. The Complete Book of Home Organization spells out everything you need to de-clutter your house, store your belongings, and keep your home—and life—in tip-top shape. With high-quality design, intricate detail, and a durable flexicover—this manual is the perfect gift! Organize the 30 main spaces of your home, including the living and dining spaces, bedrooms and bathrooms, guest areas, baby and kids’ rooms, utility spaces and garages, entryways and offices, patios and decks, closets and pet areas! Keep track of your pantry, holiday and craft supplies, weekly menu planning, keepsakes, and schedules. From the basement to the attic, this book covers every nook and cranny. With step-by-step instructions, detailed illustrations, and handy checklists, say goodbye to a messy home and wasted storage space!