Roman Shade – How to Make Them Yourself

The final touches are going in Ellie’s bedroom now and we are down to the window treatment. She has been pretty vocal about what she would like in her room. For the window treatment, she wanted blackout curtains. However, with her built in desk with shelves below the window, curtains would not work well. With this in mind, we started looking at a Roman shade.We love the look of Roman shades. However, have you ever priced custom Roman shades? Yikes, they are expensive! Clearly, we knew that if we made them ourselves we would save hundreds of dollars!  With this in…

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Window Treatment Ideas on a Budget

Want to dress up your windows without breaking the bank? Check out these 10 creative window treatment ideas on a budget you can implement into your home design today. In our opinion, a room feels unfinished without some sort of window coverings. Sure, you’ll likely have some sort of blinds or shutters for privacy, but what about incorporating a bit of style to your windows? Windows without some sort of fabric covering such as a roman shade or full length curtains just feel naked. Adding fabric really helps to visually frame out the window. Not only does it elevate the look…

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Read more about the article How To DIY Your Own Bay Window Curtain Rod
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How To DIY Your Own Bay Window Curtain Rod

Hi and welcome to another Sunny Side Design tutorial!  Joining us from our No SEW Hemming tutorial?  Thanks for spending more time with us!  We LOVE sharing our ideas and projects with our friends.  Have you ever found yourself in a similar predicament?  You're styling a room and want to dress the windows up with some draperies...only to realize you CAN'T find a curtain rod that will hang inside your bay window?  Super frustrating right?!!  We've been there!  There was once a company that made custom rods to fit bay windows, but they no longer offer this service, and as far we…

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Read more about the article EASY No Sew Hemming
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EASY No Sew Hemming

Do you dream of having long flowing curtains in your space? Chances are any prefab curtains will be too long for your specific measurements. Would the idea of hemming them to the correct length defer you from making the curtain purchase? Maybe you despise sewing, or maybe you don't know how or don't have the means to hem them.  Well today I'm going to share with you the EASIEST way to hem your curtains with NO sewing! You read that right! Absolutely no sewing involved, and they look great! Previous Next To see ALL the highlights from this master bedroom makeover on…

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