It is no secret to anyone, for the complete creation of the interior in the room, you need the final link of the curtains. They refresh the design, give tone and zest, emphasize the dignity and give a special personality.
It would seem that such a small detail, but for the majority of women outweighing curtains after washing or buying is a hateful job. Why is this happening?
In order to hang the curtains, you need to evenly hang them on the huge cornice, then fix them with a special fastening (usually miniature clothespins or hooks) and try to distribute the folds exactly across the entire width of the product. Such an activity will take a lot of free time and will cause a lot of problems.
Thanks to the creation of designers, the trend included curtains on the grommet. This is a unique invention that will bring a lot of positive emotions.
With the help of rings, hanging the curtains on the eaves will be a pleasant procedure and will facilitate the work for delicate female hands.
They will give more comfort and coziness in your room, make it more solemn or tender, hide the flaws and emphasize the basic palette of the interior.
In this article, "Dream House" tells about all the intricacies of curtains of this kind, how best to apply them in design and how they need care in order to keep the look beautiful for a long time.
All about the features of curtains with eyelets
Did you know that it was the sailors who invented the use of the grommet? He helped reliably and firmly hold the Pars.
Designers from Europe intercepted the idea and came to the use of a grommet in the form of fasteners for curtains.
Main advantages of cringles:
- A wide selection of colors and textures of fabric
- Reliability - cringing product can be easily washed in a typewriter
- Convenience of operation. Now to remove and hang the curtains will need a minimum of time.
A distinctive feature of the installation of grommets is that they immediately lay down in even folds, they do not need to be constantly corrected and smoothed.
The hole itself is not striking and creates the feeling that the eaves penetrate only the product, and not its additional parts. Eyelets for curtains are rings made of metal or plastic.
They are attached to the top of the canvas. In advance prepare a site for cringles.
It is compacted with glue, folded and carefully stitched. On the compacted part evenly cut out the cut holes - circles, they will include eyelets.
The structure of the rings consists of two parts: they snap tightly together, so when opening or closing the curtains, the product does not lose its properties. Shown here are photos of curtains on the grommets of various models.
How to sew curtains on the grommet?
The curtains on the grommets are simple and concise. Thanks to their conciseness, the main emphasis is placed on the curtain itself, and not on its fasteners.
You can use any fabric for the grommet, which is why you can easily sew curtains on the grommets with your own hands, following your preferences.
Plastic rings are used for lightweight materials and metal for heavy ones.
If you want to create in your sleeping effect of tenderness and some airiness, it would be more appropriate to make curtains on the grommet with tulle. The product can be made solid or with two canvases.
So, how to sew curtains-grommets:
- First, an indent from the bottom edge of about 5 centimeters is made.
- After folding, smooth.
- We expand the edge and make the bend on the wrong side.
- It is important that the edge of the canvas and the ironed line should be smooth.
- Re-iron the deflection.
- Now proceed to the manufacture of double bending.
- We use a secret seam. On the side edge of the product, we make a hem of 7.5 centimeters and iron it with an iron. With the resulting line combine edge. Before this, turn and turn the deflection.
- With the second edge does the same.
- Side bends need to be deployed. Bend the edge on top of 5 centimeters and smooth it.
- Let's connect a curtain and a tape with rings.
- Twice the side bends.
- Stitch the secret seam.
- Now let's do the parts of the material inside the rings. They need to be carefully cut. To hide the holes in the edges, attach decorative stickers.
- Form the folds.
Ready-made curtains on the grommet - will be an exquisite accessory of your home.
Is it difficult to care for the curtains on the grommet?
Most housewives ignore the purchase of curtains on the grommet, as they believe that when washing they are deformed.
Eyelets do not require special care, they are absolutely not capricious. The parts are tightly fixed on a high-quality textile product, therefore difficulties will not arise during washing.
There is a type of eyelets, which have removable fasteners. Therefore, they are easily erased in any mode. If it is impossible to remove the rings from the curtains, then it is recommended to use hand washing or wash them in a special bag in a delicate mode.
If the fastener is damaged, it can be replaced by buying a similar one in a sewing shop. In other cases, the care of the grommet is the same as for ordinary textile accessories.
Eyelet curtains are a multifunctional attribute.
Such a textile product is used not only to decorate windows, but also as a division of the room. It will serve you for many years and save a lot of time.