Without grabs curtains, as soon as they wear out a little, look ugly. With the help of grabs this flaw is corrected. Tiebacks support the curtains.
The need for grabbing curtains is also in their equally important function - aesthetic. The curtains look better when they fall down in neat folds. These folds and beautiful framing the window can not be done without pickups for curtains.
In addition, curtains with pickups for some windows are created by designers only once. They do not need to open and close. For these purposes, serves another curtain (roller) or blinds. Curtains with grabs are design ideas and are created for the beauty of the window and the elegance of the room.
Curtain requirements for curtains
It is unlikely that you will find the same pickups for curtains in two of your friends. After all, there is a wide variety of them on sale now: ordinary brushes, forged hooks, elegant holders for children's rooms with imitation of toys or animals, etc.
However, even such a small detail, as pickup for curtains, should not look pretentious, to be in place, so as not to disturb the overall style of the room. Therefore, many people prefer the usual pickups, sold with curtains.This is the most common type of curtain pickup. Such hooks are made of the same fabric as the curtains themselves, only denser. Often they are double-sided, because the window has to be opened and closed with curtains, and single-sided pickups will set off against the background of curtains. Aggregate pickups for curtains should be reliable, but this is not always the case.
If you have torn off for the curtains, and you do not know how to return the former charm to the curtains, sew for them yourself. Moreover, it will revive the curtains, diversifies them.
Of course, you can "fix" the old pickups and they will still serve in capable hands for a long time, but the new pickups for curtains, sewn with your own hands with fantasy and love will be the highlight of your interior.
Do-it-yourself do-it-yourself curtain holders
On your own, you can make a lot of pickups for curtains. This work is so exciting that you will probably update your curtains with new and new pickups. Turn on your imagination, create new ideas and get to work. For example, you will find that on the contrary, it is very easy.
Elegant pickup for curtains of scrap materials will give you aesthetic pleasure. Yes, and the process of its creation will not leave indifferent needlewomen.
For work you will need:
- glass or button beads
- gilded cord, about 0.7 m long
- metal wire with a diameter of 1, 5 mm and 2.5 m long
Completing of the work:
For the manufacture of pickups for curtains with suspension, we string buttons or beads (which you have in stock) on the wire. This is how the suspension is created. After half a meter of strung objects in the middle of the wire, twist the ends twice. We put on several beads on these twisted double ends (5 items from each edge are enough).
A pendant made of objects of various shapes and sizes will look more beautiful.Stringing buttons or beads (you can do both) on the wire should be in a free sequence, but try to make the original version look beautiful.
With regard to triangular objects, it is important to note that they should be symmetrical about the center.. It is good if you mark the center of the suspension with a certain large object (bead). Hanging the same triangular beads is necessary, separating the ends of the metal wire. Then, having strung a bead in a certain place, fix the result by twisting the ends of the wire.Remember that the smallest suspension elements should also be the same on both sides. Often used in this quality beads or something like that.
When the creation of the suspension for grab is complete, proceed directly to the curtain grab. We are going through one end of the suspension wire through the cord harness. For convenience, slightly unwind the cord in the opposite direction. Thus it is necessary to twist both ends of the wire. Now put them in the cord, fasten, and cut off all unnecessary from the cord.
Curtain grab ready. We also make a second pickup. For more festive pickups for curtains, you can make several hangers, and with different lengths. It is only important to observe the relative similarity of both pickups.
Dear ladies, wonderful hostesses and needlewomen, you will not be able to miss the possibility of such an easy interior renovation! Tiebacks for curtains, made with your own hands with pendants or on any other sample, according to your own idea, will enliven and diversify the interior of the rooms and will delight you!