Complete Book of Curtains, Drapes and Blinds : Design Ideas for Every Type of Window Treatment Hardback
by Wendy Baker
Part of the Complete Craft Series series
Whether you are an interior designer or a home decorator and you need to create a beautiful home space with a window dressing to complement your lifestyle, look no further.
Complete Book of Curtains, Drapes and Blinds is the one-stop reference.
No longer will you struggle with inspiration or measurements as you'll find the essentials for creating a curtain design in this jam-packed volume.
Learn the basics of window shapes, measuring, heading tapes, fabric characteristics and fabric quantities.
When you're ready to design, the second chapter in the book provides a in-depth look into various types of accessories available for curtains and blinds.
For designers/decorators the sketches can be scanned and reduced to put on sample board or e-mailed to their curtain makers to eliminate costly mistakes.
The book also includes a section for cosy bed treatments and plush cushions and throws.
From first-time homeowners to interior design students and studio professionals -- when it comes to window dressings and coordinated accessories the Complete Book of Curtains, Drapes and Blinds will help you through bewildering choices in a simple and easy way.
Now that's a curtain call.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 288 pages, 500 illustrations
- Publisher: Pavilion Books
- Publication Date: 02/03/2009
- Category: Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts
- ISBN: 9781843405054