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February 4th, 2011 - 4:59 pm § in Making Valances

Valances For Windows: Childrens Room Ideas

When it comes to least likely places to hang valances for windows children’s room or play areas manage at the top of the list for me. But if you want to add some fun and brighten up the area, window valances are the way to go. They come in many different styles and colors with […][...]

January 19th, 2011 - 9:37 pm § in Making Valances

How To Make Custom Valances For Your Windows

Having a living room decorated the same way for a long time can get boring. Yet most people see decorating or renovating rooms as an expensive task. A lot of homeowners think that they need professional help to get a very well-designed living room together. But the reality is enhancing your living r[...]

January 18th, 2011 - 11:03 pm § in Making Valances

Window Scarves: Ideas To Make Them Easy To Hang

What most people love about window scarf valances is how eye-catching they are immediately upon entering a room. They can be subtle yet they can evoke a sense of deep texture on any existing window treatment or as standalone treatments. Better yet, they are an affordable luxury that anyone can find [...]

October 28th, 2010 - 3:03 pm § in Making Valances

Three Basic Rules To Making Window Valances

When you want to decorate a room or give your home a complete remodel but are on the short end of a budget, try adding window valances. They are simple window treatments that can give an otherwise dull room some elegance and offer depth to a room that just seems to be too one dimensional […][...]

October 28th, 2010 - 11:07 am § in Making Valances

How Do You Make Lined Valances?

What is a lined valance? Basically, it’s a valance with a lining. That’s it. Why are they lined? Several reasons, actually. One is to prevent the window valances from sticking to any lined drapes they may be used with. Another reason is to make the window treatments look fuller and less one dime[...]

August 5th, 2010 - 1:06 pm § in Making Valances

Simple Advice For Making Perfect Valance Curtains

There is a lot more to curtains and window valances than most do-it-yourself home decorators realize. For example, you should consider how deep you would like your valance to be. If it is too shallow, it will give your window a long narrow appearance. If your curtains valance is too deep, it will co[...]

July 11th, 2010 - 1:07 pm § in Making Valances

Tips For Your Scarf Window Valance

A scarf window valance is an excellent choice for those windows that are located in awkward positions throughout your home. You can also use this window treatment for windows with blinds or when you want to add a little color and texture to them. There are many uses and types of window valances; thi[...]

June 1st, 2010 - 10:00 pm § in Making Valances

Customize Your Windows With The Victory Swag Valance

Homeowners looking to spruce up their living rooms or interior decorators with an eye for trendy fabrics can use window valances as decorative, intricate means of shrouding windows and light fixtures with elaborately patterned fabric. A Victory valance is a unique means of ornamenting the roof of a [...]

May 18th, 2010 - 7:43 pm § in Making Valances

Tailored Valance Decorating Ideas

A tailored valance, though usually following a very straight and simple line and used mostly in kitchen settings, does not have to be relegated to the kitchen only. These window valances can be used to add style and elegance to almost any window; it all depends on the type of material that you choos[...]

May 17th, 2010 - 6:38 pm § in Making Valances

How To Make Cornice Style Bathroom Valances

Window treatments make a big impact on the look of a home. They also provide a useful tool to tie design elements of different rooms together. A bathroom often connects to a bedroom suite or other larger room. Bathroom valances and curtains help unite the overall design. Alternatively they bring opu[...]