Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Easy curtain spruce up {double panels}

I bought some basic navy curtain panels for our little guy's Star Wars bedroom. We hung them up and they just looked sad and skimpy. I left them alone for a few months so I could think about what to do. Then I saw this master bedroom on the Nate show where they doubled up the curtain panels to give them a fuller look.  So I thought I'd give it a try.

Here is the before.  The curtains were fine just seemed too skinny for such a wide window.



I bought a second set of curtains from Target. Luckily they were pretty inexpensive about $18 a set.


Then I just placed the right sides together and sewed it up right next to the seam.


Done! Took longer to iron the curtains then to sew them.  I like the fuller look.  What do you think?  Worth an extra $18?  That brought the total cost for the curtains to a little less than $40.


Other Star Wars room projects:

Little Blue Desk
Minifig display case