Cornice window treatments offer you a lot of choices and gives a beautiful look to window area. Here’s more about these interesting window treatment ideas. For those who are not aware of what exactly ‘cornice’ is, here is answer. A block type frame or molding placed above window frame is known as cornice. In addition to being used on both sides of a window, these are also applicable to other areas such as walls, arches or top of a building to enhance beauty. Material used in cornices of interior design has a lot of possibilities as compared to that in case of outdoor use. This is a block that overlaps top side of window frame. It is closed on all sides expect to bottom.
Flat wooden cornice window treatments are among most popular types. These are simple and best of rustic window treatments. Another popular style is an upholstered cornice; you have a classic appearance and thick fabric that covers basic material taut while this is prepared. Base material is not visible, only substance will be seen throughout cornice. While some choose to have a cornice with matching curtains some go for a contrasting look.
A bold printed cornice in dark colors, paired with a plain white curtain is sure to look fantastic. Another idea for cornice window treatments is to have shaped bottom. Plain, straight bottoms are not a passe, but you can choose trendy looks curved and designer bottoms. You can get curved, zig-zag and other symmetrical design spans bottom area of a cornice board. You can also decorate cornice with laces and bows in colors praise with provisions of valences, curtains and draperies.