Which Fabrics should I Choose for my Curtains?

Curtains are known to give the finishing touch to any room in your house. They enhance and glorify the interior decoration and also make your home more appealing. In order to make their room look more beautiful with curtains, customers are advised to go with the right colour, quality, design and type of the curtain material. There is an enormous variety in curtain types and all might not be suitable according to your preferences and the requirements of curtains in your home.

designer-curtains-floralLightweight Fabrics

Lightweight curtains are preferred for shady rooms where you are looking to use them for some privacy. Cotton material is the fabric that you will find the best in the lightweight category of curtains. It is preferred by most because it is the most inexpensive option. Further, this material is also durable and lasts for a very long time. Maintaining and cleaning such curtain material is also not a big deal as they are very easy to wash just as you want. It is suitable to be used in both bedrooms and kitchens. Muslin is also a type of cotton fabric which is airy and very light in weight. Further, in the lightweight category, linen fabric is also a fantastic and useful choice for the people. It offers great variety in style and designs as well.

brocade-curtain-fabricMediumweight Fabrics

Mediumweight fabrics for curtains are used in rooms to provide a good compromise between a light and heavy weight curtain material. Brocade type fabric is the most ideal one to buy in for the mediumweight curtains. It has a classical distinctive texture which adds to the class and the aesthetic sense of styling of your room. The main beauty of this fabric is that it is available in a variety of different colours. If colours are your preference in designing of the curtains then Brocade fabric can be your ultimate choice.  Damask is another amazing fabric in this category which is preferred for its versatile design patterns. This material is preferred to be used in the bedrooms and as well as the living rooms. Then there is the Denim fabric as well, which is preferred in the mediumweight category because of its durability.

taupe-contemporary-curtainsHeavyweight Fabrics

Heavyweight fabrics are preferred for the sunny rooms which allow you complete privacy and also prevent the sunlight to penetrate into the room. They are known to give a very classical touch to your room and you have full flexibility to choose a range of different style and design patterns. The chenille fabric has been used in different households since the Victorian times. It is heavyweight, but has a very soft and delicate feel to it. The velvet is another popular type in this category which looks glamorous, but can be equally expensive as well. Tapestries is another such fabric which has very fine embroidery done over it to make it look more appealing.


Get more for less with End of Line Curtain Fabrics

The companies are providing huge discounts for end of line curtain fabrics. Buyers can avail these discounts through their online fabric store. The curtains are inevitable in the home or hotel décor. However, it has to admit that the peoples are often restricted with their budgets in choosing the right curtains. Now the companies are offering peoples to select their curtain without worrying about the budget. However, these stocks of discounted curtain fabrics are in limited stock, it is wise to make the order quick for obtaining curtains of your choice at the discounted price.

How to choose the right window curtains?

Peoples are putting much time in choosing the right curtains or window treatments for their dream homes. But most of the time confused about where to start and how to choose. The following will help buyers to make out their choices much easier.

  • Most of the time we can see that peoples select a choice and put the same curtains in every room. The concept is every room can have different curtains unless there is an open floor concept. As an example, it will be better if you chose properly a child themed curtain in a child’s room, but a luxurious, bold curtain of your choice in the living room. It is advisable to follow this philosophy and make sure that you chose different curtains from room to room.
  • Keep your privacy- add up the privacy and not get disturbed by an extra flare of lightings and prevent invaders to peep in by choosing the right curtain material for your living space. Never have sheer drapes solely in your bedroom as you can see through in most of this material. Careful the same in choosing curtains for bathrooms.
  • Lighting you need – Curtain sunlight can be prevented and thus avoid discomfort due to heat. Some of the curtain material can keep the heat in. The buyer can also open two layered curtains which suffice both requirement of the day and night. Which enables the buyer to enjoy nature and sunlight during day time and at the same time he can enjoy the quietness to dark in the night.
  • Materials- There is many varieties of curtain fabrics to choose from, such as linen, silk, faux silk, and velvet. It is always important to choose the right materials. The consideration in this category shall be fade resistance, transparency, energy saver, easiness for cleaning and so on. The buyer can seek expert option while selecting the curtain fabric.

Few more tips

Apart from the above it is also required to give importance to tie the curtains with the theme. This enables the curtains didn’t clash with the room décor. It is required to select the curtain fabrics such that it matches the room materials and accessories as well as the theme and colour works and blend properly. The material weight is also required to be considered