How to choose a curtain design for the bedroom?
Bedroom is the place in the house where a person spends most of his time, so it is very important to create a harmonious room design that causes only positive emotions.
The design of the curtains for the bedroom is one of the key points in developing the overall design of the room, since so much depends on the decoration of the window: it is the natural lighting of the room, the cozy atmosphere and the comfort of the owners.
The main task of drapery is to protect from too bright light in the morning and in the afternoon, to create a mysterious and romantic atmosphere in the evening and at night, as well as to protect the owners from the too curious glances of outsiders.
Photo: curtains in the bedroom of a classic style.
Photo: curtains in the bedroom of English style
When designing the curtains for the bedroom, you should consider the material from which they will be made. It is most preferable to use natural materials such as flax, bamboo, jute and cotton in the bedroom. Making windows in the Japanese style involves the use of such a material as paper. Many doubt the harmony of such a finish, a photo gallery, which presents the window trim options with Japanese curtains, will help dispel all doubts.
Photo: Japanese curtains
Curtains in the rest room should be tight. This drapery is best combined with a classic, rustic or Provencal design. Examples of design saddle can be viewed on the photo. Viewing the photo gallery will allow you to choose the right drapery for the window, which not only harmoniously fits into the overall design of the room, but also emphasizes its thematic focus.
Tip: choosing curtains, you should pay attention to the quality of their finishes, they must be not only beautiful, but also qualitatively sewn.
You can create beautiful drapery with your own hands. When hand-made curtains, flax should be used, since other materials are extremely capricious and, without certain skills, it is very difficult to create a beautiful product.
For the manufacture of curtains for the rest room, decorated in the style of Provence with your own hands, you can use such material as chintz. Despite the simplicity of the material, a variety of prints will create a beautiful and exclusive drapery for the window. Herbal motifs, wildflowers and peas are perfectly combined with Provence. In the manufacture of drapes for the window with their own hands, you should choose light fabrics, since the sewing flaws are least visible on them.
Design curtains for the bedroom should emphasize the style of the room. Lush horizontal folds in the drapery of the windows are more in line with the classical style, the flowing light fabrics with a vegetable print are characteristic of Provence, and the smooth webs of fabric will emphasize the English style.
See examples of window design, typical of Provence, you can see in the photo.
Photo: Roman blinds in Provence style bedroom interior
Roman blinds allow you to expand the boundaries of a small room. When you make a window opening with roller curtains, you can manually adjust the illumination of the room. Light protection and light transmission of roller blinds varies depending on the material of manufacture.
Photo: Roman blinds
Curtains, length up to the window sill, are used to finish windows in the style of Provence. Made from lightweight fabric, they not only successfully decorate the window opening, but make the room wider and lighter. This design is ideal for decorating small window openings.
How to decorate curtains?
Beautiful curtains for the bedroom are able to change the interior of the room beyond recognition. In addition to curtains, window openings can be additionally decorated with lambrequins, grabs, jabot and brushes.
Lambrequin can be made by hand, but it should be noted that a horizontal strip of fabric located above the window opening is suitable only for rooms with high ceilings. It is unacceptable to use lambrequins in the decoration of window openings for the bedroom in the style of Provence.
The easiest way to do it yourself is to make holders that can be made of fabric, wood, metal or cord. Examples of decorating curtains using grabs can be viewed in the photo.
Photo: use grabs for curtains
Photo: Decorating Jabot
Photo: Tassels Decoration
Jabot will give the interior of the bedroom elegance and romance. Such decoration as brushes can also be made with your own hands, with the help of brushes you can give a festive and presentable look to the finish of the window opening.