As a must-have furnishing project, bedroom curtains create a romantic atmosphere for your bedrooms; also, choosing the proper curtains are conducive to sleeping. Every lazy sleeper must understand that "selecting the right bedroom curtains" is important to their own day. Therefore, it is necessary to choose suitable curtains in the bedroom to block the light, protect privacy, and create a space atmosphere. This article will explore the topic of modern bedroom curtain ideas.
Modern bedroom curtain ideas based on different types of windows
Windows in bedrooms are roughly divided into three main categories: half windows (or small windows), floor-to-ceiling windows, and floating windows. There are also a lot of ideas to learn from choosing windows for different window types.
Floor-to-ceiling or half-window
First, we can equip full-wall curtains for floor-to-ceiling windows or half-windows.Half windows and small windows in the bedroom design can be seen in many old housing models. As long as the window is not too small, or there are no items under the window furnishings, full-wall floor-to-ceiling curtains are a good choice, and This type of curtains can make the entire room look more spacious.
In addition, if there are items staged under the windows, we can also choose shutters or honeycomb shades.
If you combine the bay window with tatami mats, you can choose short curtains for it. Normally this design will appear in the children’s room, with limited space, so the bay window and the bed will be an integrated design. It is also a better choice to use curtains in simple style, such as blinds, roller blinds.
Modern bedroom curtain ideas based on fabric types
Fabric material plays a critical role in the selection of bedroom curtains. Finding an excellent fabric will make your bedroom more comfortable. There are different curtain fabrics. Therefore, having some fabric knowledge is definitely important, otherwise, you may make a wrong decision. Now, let’s see it together.
Fabric curtains absolutely dominate the design of most bedroom curtains, The "fabric plus yarn" classic collocation not only meets the needs of the bedroom blackout, but light yarn adds a comfortable and gentle atmosphere for the bedroom.
Polyester curtains are very popular among consumers. Polyester is a strong, elastic, abrasion-resistant, light-resistant also cheap fabric. However, one notable disadvantage of this material is that it just does not absorb humidity. In addition, if polyester and other fibers are blended together, such as to make polyester-cotton and polyester-hemp (the fiber with the higher content will come first. For example, 70% polyester and 30% cotton is polyester-cotton), you can have the characteristics of both fibers.
Cotton or linen curtains
Cotton and linen just seem to be synonymous with 'natural'. These kinds of curtains are very light and airy as they are thin and lightweight. Based on the properties of cotton and linen themselves, they are also moisture-wicking. Therefore, they are ideal materials for modern bedroom curtain ideas.Linen is a natural fibre, tough but not elastic, so it is easy to wrinkle. It will appear rough in appearance, size instability. Due to the characteristics of easy to wrinkle, there are deviations in the measurement of size.
Talking about velvet, I wonder how many of you, like me, think of the dark red velvet curtains on stage. Besides velvet, chenille and flocking are also common velvet fabrics. Producers often use these materials to produce curtains, because it is not easy to fold and has a good effect of light blocking. Also, it can create a luxurious and expensive atmosphere for our bedrooms.
There is also 'chenille' fabric made from synthetic fibers for curtains. It is soft to the touch, low-profile, and colorful compared to velvet, and is more suitable for most styles of rooms. However, most of these curtains have a couple of minor drawbacks, one is that they can shed velvet slightly, and the other is that velvet that is too long, so some care is needed when maintaining and cleaning them. Another unavoidable problem is the absorption of dust.
This article mainly talks about modern bedroom curtain ideas. If you want to select suitable bedroom curtains, you can consider them based on the different types of your windows. Also,you should master more knowledge about fabric materials.After all, better materials can create more desirable bedroom curtains.