HANDMADE CURTAIN HEADINGS
The sample curtain will have double, triple (French), cartridge and goblet pleats.
The course covers:
- Measuring windows and calculating fabric requirements
- Calculating pleat sizes
- Inserting buckram
- Pinning and machining pleats
- Hand stitching and finishing pleats
- Inserting pin hooks and hanging
- Additional design ideas such as buttons, contrast headings if time allows
Note: You will have to have taken our lined curtain workshop (or a similar one that allows the student to make a simple lined curtain) as this workshop requires you to make one.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Course Availability: Daytime
Fee and what this includes: £48.00, this includes all items needed to make your sample curtain headings (sewing machine is available at no extra charge), coffee/tea & a homemade snack.
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