Quick and Easy Window Treatments

15 Easy-Sew Projects that Build Skills, Too

Madlyn Easley
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An easy, get-started guide to creating your own curtains, drapes, and shades.Easy SINGER Style Quick and Easy Window Treatments teaches readers how to create simple, stylish window treatments for every room in the house. The author provides her own shortcuts and secrets for saving time while achieving professional-quality results. The 15 projects include lined and unlined curtains and drapes; straight, balloon, and shaped valences; and Roman shades-in a variety of casual and elegant fabrics and styles suited to every type of room setting.This is the third book in the Easy SINGER Style series, designed for beginning and brand-new sewers who are looking for quick and easy projects with a fresh, contemporary style. As with the other books in the series, the early chapters present all the basic information the reader needs to get started. Later chapters introduce specific construction techniques-and a choice of several projects showcasing those techniques. Readers gradually build skills as they apply and master what they learn, building confidence as they go.This book features the same, step-by-step, accessible approach as the other books in the series, in keeping with Singer's reputation for reliable, practical instruction.

Author bio:

Madlyn Easley (Norwich, CT) has been professionally designing window treatments for twenty-five years. She and her company, Athena Trading Company, have created products for Country Curtains, Casual Curtains, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Linens & Things, Eddie Bauer, and others. Her work has been featured inside and on the covers of Spiegel, City Curtain, and many other home-furnishing catalogs.

Category: Lifestyle
ISBN: 9781589233515
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Creative Publishing
Series: Easy Singer Style
Pub Date: May 2008
Page Extent: 112
Format: Paperback
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Lifestyle & personal style guides