Quick & Easy Curtain Solution
Dad needed a curtain for his office window. It is a North facing window that doesn’t get much sun, but sometimes it is adequately annoying that he needs a curtain to dim out the bright light, and so asked me if I could sort him something out.
I made up a piece of cloth from off-cuts from 2 pairs of curtains I had shortened. The colours went together beautifully, and were suitable for a man-pad!
There was an existing curtain pole in the office where the curtain was going to hang. As the fabric was quite light-weight, I made a casing from the contrasting fabric so there was no need for hooks, or curtain rings or heavy curtain tape, keeping the project simple and zero-waste -zero-cost!!!!! It all gathered up on the curtain pole and, voila, one simple curtain upcycled from some off cuts.
The tie-back was made from scraps of the fabric and I riveted a popper fixing on the ends for it to tie up. I put a second fastener on the curtain in a concealed part so there is somewhere to hang the tie back while the curtain is closed.
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