DIY curtains become more and more popular because they can not only help you save money, but also can make you feel interest during the process. Before your DIY, you should prepare some accessories of curtains such as tape, grommets, curtain rods, and at the same time, you should know ways of making curtains clearly. Also, learn some knowledge of how to make holes of the curtains, and you can know clearly about how to make curtains with grommets.
Firstly, cut the fabric to suitable size and then you can make the edge of the curtains. Fold 1 inch of the edge of the curtains and then fold them again, and there is no need for you to hem at this step. When these steps are all finished, you can sew the curtains.
Secondly, fold both the edge of the curtains and the tape, pay attention that the folded curtains must be overlapped the tape, and then you can sew them together.( When you sew the curtains, pay attention to straighten the fabrics to avoid causing ruffles). Following are some finished pics for you to see.
Thirdly, calculate the distance between grommets of the curtains and here is the calculation formula: ((curtain width in inches) – 5) / 7 = the distance between each of your grommets. Using a ruler to mark the center position of each grommet on the back of the curtain and you can use a scissor to cut out the hole. Then, place raised center of front grommet through the hole from the right side of the curtain; on the wrong side of the curtain position the prong side of the back grommet centered over the raised front grommet and press down to secure.
Following, you can see the finished curtains.
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