Lined Pencil Pleat Curtains
Learn how to make your Pencil Pleat curtains the way they are made in a professional workshop.
This tutorial includes
- Full Written Instructions
- 16 Videos
- Example Calculations
- Tools Required
- Materials Required
- Extra Help
We also cover how to deal with a patterned fabric as well as plain fabric when making the curtain. These instructions have been developed by Cindy Taylor an experienced curtain maker. There are tips included and with the benefit of her experience you will avoid common mistakes that can be made and get a professional finish.
You will not be using the "Bag Method" to make the curtains, which you will probably find in most online tutorials. You are taught the way a professional curtain maker would make your curtains. It's NO more difficult than the "Bag Method", but your curtains will have a better finish and will be weighted at the bottom so they hang well.
The other advantage of making them this way is that it lays the foundations for learning how to make more advanced interlined curtains and hand pleated curtains.
Our tutorial is made up of the following steps.