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Sewing Custom Valances

Longtime home decor designers and friends, Sue and Ellen have teamed up to teach you all the steps necessary to create the perfect valance - from choosing the shape, measurements and fabric to board mounting the finished window dressing. Sue and Ellen walk you through constructing a sophisticated, symmetrical valance, as well as a more modern, asymmetric look.You'll also get creative ideas and techniques to personalize your valance with appliqu, trims, piping and more.You can even design with...

Topics: Sewing
Cost: $50 Per Course

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Learn affordable, easy ways to design and create elegant window treatments in Sewing Custom Valances. Longtime home decor designers and friends, Sue Sampson and Ellen DeLucia, team up to teach you all the steps necessary to create the perfect valance - from choosing the shape, measurements and fabric to board mounting the finished window dressing. Sue and Ellen walk you through constructing a sophisticated, symmetrical valance, as well as a more modern, asymmetric look. You'll also get creative ideas and techniques to personalize your valance with appliqu, trims, piping and more. You can even design with a child in mind, recreating their art work on a window topper.Get step-by-step instruction on how to achieve perfect pleats, add protective lining and construct a simple mount for each of your versatile valances. Expand your view and enroll today in Sewing Custom Valances!What Youll Learn Designing with a pattern and making modifications Multiple mounting options How to construct and line your valance Best pleating practices * How to set up your own iron-on worktable Foolproof techniques for cutting out print fabrics Optical tricks for making small windows look larger Professional finishing techniquesWhat Youll Make Either a symmetrical or asymmetrical valance with fabrics of your choice

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Sue Sampson and Ellen DeLucia
  • Cost: $50 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Sewing

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