Curtains are an essential part of every home. Not only do they provide privacy and shut out the glare, but they are also crucial for changing the look of a room by either blending in or contrasting with the core theme and palette of your decor.
Choosing curtains is often an overlooked decision, the real trying task is to choose from a range of fabrics, styles, patterns, textures and colour. Here are a few curtain ideas to get your designer juices flowing:
Nothing beats the beauty of sheer curtains; they let just the right amount of light in. Giving a misty look to the room, these translucent cotton curtains exude luxury and simplicity to an otherwise bleak space.
- Alternating Panels
For living spaces with a multiple-color theme, alternating curtains of differing shades on the same rod can efficiently carry out the scheme of any room. Contrasting drapery can make for a stunning and glamorous look
- Crystal, bead, or shell drop curtains
Give an interesting twist to your interior game by adding these drop curtains. Not only do these add sophistication to the room, but these can also instantly transform your living space from beautiful to absolutely jaw-dropping!
- Curtain Accessories
Let’s not forget the supporting actors – rods, drawstrings, tassels and rings play an important role in enhancing the appearance of a curtain. Visualize the overall style you’re going for, and choose them accordingly to match the room’s decor.
- Roller blinds
Slatted Blinds are usually seen in office settings, but these can also be smartly utilized at home to create a serene and opulent effect. These look perfect over kitchen countertops.
Pro tip: Shop for roller blinds made from bamboo to add a traditional touch or to match the colour scheme of your room.