Window valance – valances are a great way to hide the hardware for rolling shutters and awnings. There are several ways to create a window valance, and if you are having a difficult time with curtains ideas, check woven furniture stores.
Window valance for curtains are horizontal bands of fabric stiffened. They have one purpose only decorative. We can assemble a valance with the aim to improve the appearance of a window. If we fix the valance higher than the top of the frame do look taller. If instead the widest assemble the sides, we do appear the widest window.
The design of a valance is defined according to the style and shape of the window. A window valance can be completely flat or contoured. Sometimes the type of fabric tent indicates the shape of the edge of the valance. To take two examples: the fabrics striped, checkered or geometric suggest a valance straight, smooth and shape. The curtains with floral fabric instead require wavy valances. Each fabric is suitable to realize a valance. It is always recommended, however, use the same tent. Remember to leave stuff enough to center the drawing when it is patterned. In the following steps we will see together how to sew valances to drapes.