New designs and a new post! I am excited to share My Mom's Junk new look with you in my latest post!!! It's been quiet on the blog but behind the scenes, it has been a whirlwind of activity. It seems like if I'm blogging about something, I don't have time to get the project done. For my sanity, that's just not an option anymore. That being said, I'm working around the clock to prepare for my ... Read More about My Mom’s Junk New Look!
When Luxe Décor contacted me about a guest post on DIY Curtain Ideas, I was thrilled! Ever since I did my Curtains of Many Colors, I was hooked! DIY curtains give you a custom look for a fraction on the price. In case you haven’t heard of them, Luxe Décor is the premiere online showroom for high-end indoor/outdoor furniture, lighting, rugs, and home décor. They have products to rival any design studio, all in one convenient place. Please check them out!DIY Curtain Ideas:
Hardly noticeable but completely necessary, curtains are an essential in any home. Whether long and gathered or short and pleated, curtains are required for shade, privacy and decorative flair. Spending a fortune on curtains is not only undesirable but also impossible for many families. If you need fresh window treatments but don’t have a big budget, fear not, there are plenty of DIY curtain ideas. These are from the best of the best in blog land!
Here are a few inspired ideas for giving your windows a fresh look:
New Sew Curtains:
These no sew curtains from my favorite sisters at Shanty-2-Chic are to die for! They made them from drop cloths and paint. I’m not kidding!!! I just bought some drop-cloths from Sherwin Williams for 40% off I’m definitely trying this.
Artsy Chick’s Rule came up with these amazing no – grommet curtains. No sew? Who knew?
Image Credit: Artsy Chicks Rule
Painted & Stenciled Curtains:
Using a stencil and a little paint can transform ordinary curtains into something stylish and chic. Perfect for recreating a designer look without the hefty price tag, a curtain painting project can transform blah and boring curtains into posh and pretty wall coverings. Knock off Décor’s inspiration was pricey West Elm curtains.
You can find the tutorial for Pamela’s DIY Version here!
Image Credit: Via PB & J Stories
If you haven’t heard of Lolly Jane Blog, you’re missing out! Not inspired yet? Let’s keep going…
Image Credit: Via Lolly Jane Blog.
Confetti Curtains with Fabric Paint:
Filled with an air of feminine flair, pretty polka dotted curtains are enchanting and elegant. A few foam brushes, curtain panels, paint and sponges are all that’s needed to create these festive shades.
Image Credit: Image Via Design Sponge
Creating curtains with vintage fabric or scarves is a way to inject a bit of fun color into a family living space. Ideal for those hoping not to spend big cash on creating new curtains, a sewing machine, thread and a few thrift store scarves is all that’s needed for this bohemian masterpiece. Nobody does Boho like the Junk Gypsies.
Image Credit: Junk Gypsies
Apartment Therapy came up with this design and tutorial.
Image Credit: Apartment Therapy
Heavenly curtains can be created without spending an arm and a leg. Blizzard white curtains with fun embellishments are an easy DIY project for those who don’t mind spending a little time at the sewing machine. For this project, old sheets create a beautiful ruffle effect that will work especially well as window coverings in a bedroom.
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Guest Post by Amy Spagnola for LuxeDecor