Custom shaped windows look very nice,especially if this is justified by the non-standard style. For example, if the apartment is decorated in the style of Provence, or even high-Teke, arched window will give it a special flavor.
However, there is one problem - the selection of curtains atarched window is not as simple as it seems at first glance. Many even prefer to do without curtains, leaving the window open. In cases where the view from the window pleased that such a decision can be justified.
But do not forget that the textiles on the windows not only protects from too bright sun or prying neighbors' eyes, but also brings home comfort.
Arched curtains have its own peculiarities, and they need to beconsider if you want your window look elegant and attractive. On the arched windows can be hung curtains conventional straight, the trick only to properly secure the eaves.
The main methods of design curtains on the arched windows
- Below the arch bend.
Conventional straight to arched window blinds can behang if attach the cornice on the wall below the window arch bending. Now it is one of the trendiest and most popular design options of non-standard windows. In addition, with this mounting curtains you increase the amount of daylight in the room.
- Above the arch bend.
Cornice can be attached above the bending arch windows -a way to visually lift the ceiling, but in the drawn window state will lose its originality. You can make it from a piece of fabric, it is possible - with strips of different colors from the size, direction along or across.
Arched windows look especially good if used when placing various accessories: Decorative rings, silk loop grabs.
- Along the arch bend.
Arched curtain can be hung on the cornice, respectively bent window opening in its upper part. In such cases, you can add a pelmet for decoration.
If the shape of the arch have large windows to enjoy the usual curtains can be difficult. In such cases, the preferred mobile curtains, ie curtains, equipped with a special mechanism.
Types of mobile curtains:
- manual (mechanical control)
- automatic (driven by an electric drive).
As the curtains in the arched window blinds often opt-Pleated. This special form of curtains.
They are manufactured on special clothes patterns,which removed directly from your window. Mounted directly on the frame, and consist of tissue clamped between the two profiles of a lightweight metal, usually aluminum.
Blinds-Pleated may consist of two parts, ifin the middle of the window there is a partition. Such arched window blinds completely closed, and at any moment can be folded about the same as the folded fan at uselessness, while they take no more than five centimeters square windows.
Curtains look good with normal or lowered by sliding curtains, as well as in combination with lambrequins.
Council. Conventional curtains transformed, if you combine them to pick up. Anchored picked up from decorative cords or ribbons, curtains change shape and fit better with arched windows.