1232 Fabric curtains Stories
Get Your Light Right for a Healthy House
Homes that are too bright at night and too dark during the day are ruining our health. Here's what you can do
"bedroom curtains to test out the weight theory. Not holding my breath. The Vitamin... thermal fabric also so should be behind the normal blind and against the window.... sheer fabric blinds .. but they don’t cover the circular top of the window. So when... creating a fabric “fan”, but it didn’t seem worth it to me; these blinds are expensive... sheer curtains under darker ones and just pull them both to the sides when we need..."
My Houzz: A Basic Builder Home Gets the Glam Treatment
From blank canvas to decorated beauty, this home in Massachusetts changed a family's life in more ways than one
"get in a fabric store glued directly to the drywall. Her home is beautiful! I love her... - the curtains are covering a plain wall, not a window, so you don't always have... added the curtain behind the bed to my idea book... LOVE it... I have a guest room with... Removing all curtains (even if they are already correctly hung outside the window frame)... Thats it.Curtains for headboard-just what i needed. Beautiful interiors...from attorney..."
Guest Picks: Score Points With a Minecraft-Inspired Bedroom
Get rave reviews from your kids with bedroom furniture and accessories that stave off zombies and have winning style
"themed fabric for his comforter cover. http://www.spoonflower.com/fabric/141576 @... shower curtain?? I ordered the shower curtain through Bonanza.com and one of their... shower curtain created for his bathroom - bedroom photos to follow in another month... printed the curtain for less than $50. I wonder how many of the parents who have commented... pired fabric. I'm sure someone is whipping up some pixelated curtains or a comforter..."
Houzz Tour: Old House, New Attitude
Artistic touches, bold colors and other modern updates take a 1930s Toronto home from typical to terrific
"got the curtains from MacFAB Fabrics; I was looking for the closest colour to the rocking... found the fabric (Indian silk), I made a curtain out of it. As far as the mantel is... yellow curtains come from? Love them. Thanks. Linda I like some of this house, but... colored) curtains...I have to have them! Hi everyone, so great to see all these comments... frame fabricated for it,” she says. Like a true picture frame, it sets the piece..."
Is Your Home Ready for a 1970s Revival?
Seventies chic is a trend that’s been brewing for some time, but this year it could hit big — with a few modern tweaks
"remember bead curtains were big in dorm rooms, though. my mom still had things in danish... is the fabric design I think of in the late 70's. It was flanked at the time with... Beaded curtains were fun. Same with plants everywhere. Not the seventies! Once was... changed the fabric on the pit seating to a small animal print called "baby cheetah"... paneling, curtains that matched the carpet, and black leather sofas. He had a gorgeous..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your First Kitchen
"found fabric and made window curtains to match the appliances, for the eat in kitchen... some curtains covered pots and pans lurking beneath. Anyway; the whole thing worked... accordion curtain (I think it used to be a closet). It had a gas stove, sink, about... even a fabric sofa! The kitchen walls were covered in dated wallpaper with various... I made curtains but never got rid of the avocado and gold wall paper behind the stove..."
Small Sleeping Nook, High Comfort
"closed curtain. Even if it was a wall, the narrow space wouldn't really have allowed... With the curtains open and the light pouring in, this is a splendid retreat! So cozy... on the curtain or making havoc of them over time. Everything else looks fantastic... foam and fabric and it could be easily done. There are a lot of tutorials on Youtube... is last fabric I would use for a toddler. It's easily gets dirty, rough and porous..."
No Entry Hall? Create the Illusion of One
You can create the feeling of an entry hall even when your door opens straight into the living room. Here are 13 tricks to try
"bamboo curtain or textile tie back maintains your privacy. those pony walls made me... I've made fabric screens for privacy, and used room dividers. If you want an entry way... panel curtain, plexiglass wall and the swing of the door. Are there other suggestions... sheer curtain on it but recently took it down because I was bored with it. I now... pillows, curtains, rugs, vases, etc. I like red and orange splashes in winter, and..."
Window Wizardry: 7 Clever Approaches to Privacy
Do you want more privacy without losing your view or feeling boxed in? Take a look at these creative building solutions
"blinds or curtains. Pretty Option For those of us who like curtains and or drapes then... sheers/curtains or planting obscuring landscaping. You still have to sacrifice view... right fabric, you can still see the trees and sky through them. Another option... shades in a fabric that will allow privacy, but not totally block out our view. There are... about curtains billowing in the wind. Sheer lets in practically all the window/door..."
10 Things People Really Don’t Want in Their Homes
No love lost over fluorescent lights? No shocker there. But some of these other hated items may surprise you
"cheap curtain fabric, country painted junk, anything old world , joining corner windows... thought the fabric she chose was just ghastly but ok, not my wall. She was one of those... or use fabric as paper. Isn't it nice that we all have different personalities and... paper, fabric and feathers! Live somewhere freezing cold and have a house without... carpets, no curtains, no dust collectors (ornaments) - were serendipitous. And my one offense..."
Orange in the Garden: Do You Dare?
Tangerine and other oranges are boldly cavorting from fashionable interiors to outdoor rooms. See some in-vogue examples here
"Sunbrella fabric through rain, sleet, snow and other noxious elements. I tried leaving... under the fabric to keep rain from saturating it. I have so much outdoor furniture cushions... quality fabric, the quality does matter and 2) put the outdoor furniture under a sturdy... marker fabricated with a plasma cutter in steel, then powder coated in orange! Makes... white lace curtains at the windows. Everyone thought it was just gorgeous! Nctp -- Love..."
12 Deadly Decorating Sins
"pieces and fabrics complement one another rather than perfectly match. Disagree about... fussy fabric underfoot. Washable area rugs are fine, but wall-to-wall carpeting to... collections of fabric prints that have no common thread, in terms of color or style or geometry... all your fabrics and furniture sets. My favorite spaces are those that appear to be... affordable fabric options are minimal. When I say "affordable" I mean Ikea..."
Call for DIY Projects: Show Us What You've Got!
"made two fabric covered cork boards from some fabulous geometric fabric. I finished... office curtains. A chair makeover including new upholstery and more DIY no sew curtains... com/2011/03/fabric-cork-boards.html Hi, I build the fireplace surround and mantle for... design fabric samples from my work (at Jonathan Adler). I know it's bright, but it..."
Do You Have a Signature Color? Here's How to Find and Use It
You don't need a TV show or legendary brand to play style maven at home — you just need a color of your own
"favorite fabric to a paint store is great. It's much easier to mix a matching paint... find a fabric that matches the color of a certain wall. My signature clothing color... from the fabric on my headboard. I want to paint charcoal chalkboard stripes in the... purple curtains my mother was taking down so I decided to redo my bedroom around them... was in fabrics, accessories or furnishings. Even in my own home, there is a subtle..."
Sweeten Your Days With a DIY Advent Calendar
"It's a fabric banner hanging from a dowel, with a tree shape sewn on top. The greenery... the tree fabric, and they are in a logical order (for instance, my December birthdate... green fabric paint. For each day, the kids took turns "doing a button." The entire... little fabric bags, each containing a name for Jesus, one to be taken out each day... and a curtain spring rod. It looks great, bravo ! I love the idea of the curtain..."