How do you make puff ball curtain headings?

How do you cut a curtain pattern with a repeat?

Follow these steps in cutting out:

  1. Lay the fabric with the pattern at the top on a flat surface.
  2. Get the measurement of the length in the selvedge and put a pin.
  3. Measure the specific number of repeats then mark them using a pin.
  4. Cut the fabric at correct angles from each mark to the selvedge.

How do you attach curtain tape to a header?

Taking your curtain tape, tuck 1.5 to 2″ between the layers at one end and pin in place.

  1. Work your way along the crease, pulling your curtain fabric and curtain tape tight as you go, removing each pin and replacing it to attach the curtain tape. …
  2. Sew along the top of the curtain tape about quarter inch in from the edge.

Which way up does curtain tape go?

Turn and press a 6mm hem at the top of your curtain. Ensure that the tape is the correct way up – yellow line at the bottom, and that the hook pockets are facing you.

How do you make easy unlined curtains?

Making Unlined Curtains

  1. Cut the fabric to the required size, allowing 10cm (4″) for side hems and adding 20cm (8″) to the length for top and bottom hem allowances. …
  2. Turn in a double 2.5cm (1″) hem at each side and pin.
  3. Turn up a double 7.5cm (3″) hem at the lower edge and pin.
  4. Mitre both bottom corners.
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Can I make my own curtains?

Making curtains is easy, but only if you know the basics

Curtains are almost all straight sewing, making them an easy project for beginners.