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Best ideas for decorating curtains with ribbon

Best ideas for decorating curtains with ribbon

You have gotten tired of your curtains. They are just so plain. So, what do you do with the drapes? The good news is that you do not have to replace them. As any decorator will tell you, simple touches can update the curtains as well as the room. You may think that you have to break the bank to decorate the drapes. Far from that. All you need to do is get your hands on wholesale ribbons UK. As surprising as it may seem, adding ribbons is enough to update your space. Ribbons bring both colour and texture, making your drapes attractive once again. If you are genuinely interested in embellishing your curtains, check out these ideas.

 

Pom-pom Trims

To spruce up the appearance of your drapes, add pom-pom trims. What you will need is rolls of pom-pom trims, ribbon, a pair of scissors, and glue. Take the drape and lay it on a flat surface. Apply lines glue to the surface and stick the pompom trims. But what about the ribbon? Add more lines of glue and stick the trimmings. It is a good idea to mix colours. This way, the curtain will not look so plain. On the contrary, they will create visual contrast.

Bows

If you have ever used ribbons for crafting, then you already know that they add dimension to anything. Drapes do not make an exception. Simple bows make the curtains appealing from an aesthetic standpoint. Your husband may not be crazy about the idea, but your girlfriends will certainly appreciate rows of ribbon bows. To make everyone happy, stick to the curtains in the laundry room and the bathroom. For the bows, get some needles and thread. Concerning the type of material to use, choose grosgrain. Grosgrain is able to hold shapes well.

Ribbon rings

Why use boring curtain rings when you can use ribbon? What you have to do is sew the fabric into the drapes, making sure to create visible loops. If the curtains are a little bit too long for the look you want to achieve and you do not want to make any modifications, then make the rings shorter. Since the loops will be perfectly visible, you need to make sure that the colour of the rings compliments that of the drapes.

Streamers

Maybe you do not think that decorating the curtains is worth the effort. It is your choice, but you will need something to shut out the light from the room. What do you do? The only thing you can do is start making a ribbon backdrop. It may sound complicated, but it is not. You tie ribbon around the rod. The streamers will hang beautifully and protect you from the sun.