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How to sew curtains for a canopy bed

You can create a whole new look for your bedroom when you sew curtains and add to your canopy bed. Depending on the style of curtain you choose, the curtains can be super easy to do or something you can find in the pages of magazine home decor. Take your sewing experience into consideration when selecting your curtain pattern.

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Instructions

Measuring the curtains

1
Measure the length of the four sticks in your canopy bed. If the bed does not have sticks, buy them and install them.

2
Determine how long you want to make the curtains. For curtains around the bed, border length is a good choice.For curtains around the bed valance length is a good choice.
3
Calculate the amount of fabric you need. Making the length of the sticks of three to add volume to the gathers. Add two inches (5 cm) curtain to the side edge. Now take the length and adds three inches (7.5 cm) to the hem up and two inches (5 cm) to the bottom hem.clubs for three to add volume to the gathers. Add two inches (5 cm) curtain to the side edge. Now take the length and adds three inches (7.5 cm) to the hem up and two inches (5 cm) to the bottom hem.

4
Take your measurements to the fabric store. Let the trained staff to help determine how many meters need based on your measurements. Fabric widths require different lengths. Also buy extra fabric to match any patterns or motifs that recur.

5
Purchase the necessary amount of material. If it is washable, prewashed fabric and dry it.

Make curtains

1
Place the curtain fabric on a flat surface. Hold Pin the pattern to the fabric. If you are not using a pattern, cut the pieces. Make sure the edges are straight.

2
Turn side edges inward and secured with pins. Sew in place.

3
Fold up hem and sewn in place.

4
Make the pocket of the stick. Fold the top hem down three inches (7.5 cm). Sew in place.

5
Spend the suits through the cavity of the stick and hang the curtains. If you are using curtain rings instead préndelos the curtains and then place them on the sticks for hanging. Adjusts the flyers.