Are you tired of the view from the inside of your room? There is an easy and cheap style solution to that. Think about window treatment ideas. Dressing up your windows is a good way of changing its appearance without having to empty your purse. All you need for this project is a creative mind and a couple of materials to create the dream look you want for your sanctuary.
Obviously, window treatments serve as protection of the room owner’s privacy, sunlight control, and ventilation regulator. But besides those functions, they also serve as a style option. They can make or break the look of the room not just from the inside but also outside.
Don’t worry. Creating a window design that will please is not at all a difficult task. In fact, you can easily turn it into a DIY project.
What You Will Need
Of course, you need to have window coverings. It’s up to you whether you want to have soft window treatments like curtains and draperies or hard window treatments such as blinds. If you are on a tight budget, pull out whatever you have in your closet and make do with what it can offer. Do not, however, settle for its mere appeal at first glance. You can highlight certain points so you can make an old curtain in your old window look excitingly new.
If you want your windows to look elegant and Victorian, use fabric panels. Once they are on the rod, they will give your room a touch of class. If you want a designer look for your room, try the magic of valances. They will easily give your space a pinch of modern class.
Things to Remember
When dressing up your windows, make sure that you know your way around. Choose colors that will complement your wall paint as well as the pieces of furniture in it. A polished and clean-looking room has harmony in it so you must aim for that when styling your windows. Also, look at the budget-friendly ways of designing your windows. Do not always make buying your number one option.
Colorful, printed bed sheets that are lying in your closet, for example, can be used for this purpose. Maximize their function by turning them into soft window treatments. They will gracefully sway with the wind as the summer breeze creeps in. Do you have old jeans piling in your closet? Take them out and turn them into a denim valance.
You won’t believe how many home-style solutions you can DIY and how much of the materials you need can be found right in your closet.