Decorating your home is always a priority to get your dream look and your desired atmosphere which enables you to impress your loved ones and guests with your aesthetic taste. There are many ways to decorate your home but the best ever is to choose your favorite window treatment to adorn your home beautifully with a statement. In addition, window treatments are really functional to help your home to be practical as desired.
There is a variety of window treatments types like curtains, draperies, valances, shades and more when it comes to decorating creativity is the key. What about getting a mix of a curtain and a valance together! If your answer is yes, keep reading this article to know more about what you should do to get the best impact ever.
Curtains and valances are a great mix to be combined together and they work well with a great harmony to blend smoothly in every decor. But to get the dream look you need to consider some features not to ruins the look; it is about how to choose the best match of curtain and valance to mix them together and get the great impact you wish for! Above all, you need to set your budget and then measure well your window area to get your plan on before going to purchase your lovely mix of curtain and valance.
You need to consider also your home style and which room you are going to decorate that way! You will understand more when finishing this article. When it comes to the valances and curtains themselves, a beautiful contrast between them is the key to get what you want. First, colors are important to consider; you need to choose contrasting colors for both curtain and valance; instead you can go for an impressive look and make shades layers of the same color; either way, you need to match these colors with the overall decor.
Another approach to consider is how to incorporate patterns within your window’s treatments! In this case, if you go for a patterned curtain you need to get a simple colored valance to match it perfectly. Instead, you can reverse that approach a patterned curtain with a simple plain curtain to blend smoothly together. You can also go more creative if you have the talent and the aesthetic taste you can go for patterns over patterns; this approach needs to choose smartly the prints of the curtains with a matched patterns for the valance.
Let me give you, some examples if you will get this mix of curtain and valance for your little kid you may go for a curtain with alphabets prints while the valance has some lovely toys patterns to give your baby a decorative window treatment with a learning element. For a living room, you may go for a striped curtain with a valance decorated with polka dots; what a great statement to make inside your area!
Then, what about fabrics! you need to consider matched fabrics as well to make them look beautiful together.
You can go for a heavy curtain with a lighter valance fabric or vice versa to get more textures or instead you contrast only both curtain and valance with the same fabric or more matched textures in thickness. As examples, you can use a silk curtain with a lace valance or instead you can combine a lace curtain with satin curtain and so on.
At last, these curtains and valances are all available in the same head style to smoothly complete each other; you can choose the top you love. Keep in mind also accentuating this beautiful mix of a curtain and its matched valance well with adorable accents from rods to clips or rings and more to end up with a dream look that pleases you and your family.