Curtains Window Coverings Videos

Discover lots of curtain making video guides right here. Find out How to make your own curtains using the easy make curtain guides.

For those of you who don't want to sew, You will find lots of useful tips and advice on how to make your own NO sew window treatments.

There are videos showing how to hand sew curtains using 3 very basic stitches "anyone" can master in very little time.

You will also find a series of short videos showing you how to make curtains using a simple sewing machine.

Most sewing machines are not nearly as complicated as they first appear.

By using these videos and other easy guides on this site you will be discovering how to make drapes in no time at all.

Curtain Making Video Guides

curtains window coverings scarf valance video How To Make Scarf Window Treatments Video

Super easy scarf valances that anyone can make at home in no time at all. The best thing about these fantastic looking valance window treatments is that they can be no sew window treatments.

curtains window coverings tie up shades video How To Make No Sew Tie Up Shades Video

Super easy tie up shades that anyone can make in no time at all. The best thing about these fantastic looking valance window treatments is that they are no sew window treatments.

curtains window coverings slip stitch video How To Sew Curtain Side Seams Using A Slip Stitch Video

The Slip stitch is used for sewing the curtain hems and the curtain side seams. This stitch is almost invisible to the front of your curtain panel. So gives a smooth finish showing no sew lines. All quality custom made window treatments are made this way.

curtains window coverings back stitch video How To Sew Curtain Widths Using A Back Stitch Video

The Back stitch is used to sew two widths of fabric together. For instance when you need to make wide curtains where one width of fabric is not wide enough. This creates a very strong stitch like using a sewing machine.

curtains window coverings slant hemming stitch video How To Sew Curtain Hems Using A Slant Hemming Stitch Video

The Slant hemming stitch can be used when learning how to make lined curtains. This still creates an almost invisible stich to the front of your curtain panel.

curtains window coverings parts of a sewing machine video Parts Of A Sewing Machine Video

Every step shown in this video plays an important part in making your sewing machine operate properly. Miss even the smallest thing and it will simply not stitch your fabric as you want.

curtains window coverings how sewing machines work video How Sewing Machines Work Video

Your sewing machine will probably have several controls and switches for operating different functions. You can ignore all of these except for the ones you will see in the "how to guide". In the easy sewing projects you will find on this website you won't need to use these extra controls.

curtains window coverings threading a sewing machine video Threading A Sewing Machine Video

There are two main reasons you will need to thread a sewing machine. The first is because the thread has snapped while you were sewing with the machine. The second reason would be that you need to sew with a different color.

curtains window coverings sewing machine bobbins video How To Install Sewing Machine Bobbins Video

The important points to watch out for are making sure you insert the bobbin the right way up. That is with the thread wound in the right direction. Then that the sewing thread is fed around the bobbin case in the correct way. None of this is very difficult to do after a few goes.

curtains window coverings sewing machine feet video How To Install A sewing Machine Foot Video

The important points to watch out for is that you make sure the foot is fitted snugly in place. Then that you tighten the foot clamp screw securely. None of this is very difficult to do after a few goes.

curtains window coverings sewing machine maintenance video Easy Guide To Sewing Machine Maintenanace Video

A little tip for many years of trouble free sewing is to use good quality sewing thread. When it comes to sewing thread, cheapest is definately not the best. Even though you can't see with the naked eye. Cheaper sewing threads have lots of loose fibers that will clog up your sewing machine faster than using a quality thread.



How To Measure For Drapes Videos

curtains window coverings measuring for drapes videodeo How To Measure for Drapes On A Curtain Track Video

I always recommend that you install your window curtain hardware before you measure for drapes. This allows you to change your mind about where you install the new curtain rod or track.

curtains window coverings measure for curtains on a rod video How to Measure For Curtains On A Curtain Rod Video

A general rule of thumb, you want to fit your pole halfway between the ceiling and the window recess or frame. This gives the best look and can make a short window look taller. This is assuming you have the room to do this.

curtains window coverings measure for grommet top curtains video How to Measure For Grommet Top Curtains Video

Fit your curtain rod at least 3 inches over the top of your window. Assuming there is room, it will look better. You won't then see the window through the grommets.

curtains window coverings measure for tab top drapes video How to Measure For Tab Top Drapes Video

Fit your curtain track at least 4 inches over the top of your window. Assuming there is room, it will look better. I usually fit my curtain track at 5 or 6 inches over the top of the window frame.


Pay To View Video Guides

curtains window coverings how to make waterfall swags video How To Make And Hang Waterfall Swags Video

  • Discover how to make waterfall swags, that look fantastic regardless of "curtain making talent" or being "a born sewer"
  • Get tremendous satisfaction and fulfillment from learning a wonderful new skill and a life-long hobby
  • Impress your friends and family with window treatments they'll want hanging in their own homes!
  • Express your creative side without the frustration of not being knowledgeable enough

  • Take pride in beautiful window treatments that you have created with your own hands for years to come


curtains window coverings how to make window treatment cornice video How To Make And Install A Fabric Covered Cornice Window Treatment Video

  • Discover how to make fabric covered cornice, that look fantastic regardless of "curtain making talent" or being "a born sewer"
  • Get tremendous satisfaction and fulfillment from learning a wonderful new skill and a life-long hobby
  • Impress your friends and family with window treatments they'll want hanging in their own homes!
  • Express your creative side without the frustration of not being knowledgeable enough

  • Take pride in beautiful window treatments that you have created with your own hands for years to come


Video Intro To Free Guides

curtains window coverings how to make a cornice window treatment video E-Guide To Making And Install A Fabric Covered Cornice Window Treatment Video

Discover "How To Make And Install Window Treatment Cornice" right here with this easy to follow E-Guide. Simple Step By Step Guide anyone can follow to create their own beautiful window treatments!

curtains window coverings how to make scarf valances video E-Guide To Making And Hanging A Scarf Valance Video

Discover "How To Hang Window Scarves" right here with this easy to follow Ebook. Simple Step By Step Guide anyone can follow to create their own beautiful window treatments!

curtains window coverings how to make no sew wave curtains video E-guide To Making And Hanging A No Sew Wave Curtain Video

Discover "How To Make And Hang No Sew Wave Curtains" right here with this easy to follow Ebook. Simple Step By Step Guide anyone can follow to create their own beautiful window treatments!





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