Tapestry fabric – If you want to bring color and texture to a room in your home, consider using fabric. Whether you want to hang curtains in the windows or a tapestry on the wall, fabrics can come to your rescue. Learn how to make your own tapestries and curtains, and you will be able to save money over store-bought items, and even customize your fabric choices to your home decor.
For your curtain or tapestry fabric, fold in each side edge of the fabric to the wrong side 1/2 inch and press with an iron. Repeat this step to turn aside another 1/2 inch and press again. Sew a straight stitch along the folded edge to create a hem on the side curtains or fabric. Repeat this process on the upper and lower edges as well.
Fold down the top edge of the curtain or tapestry fabric with two inches and press into place. Stitch along the inner edge thereof, which creates a pocket on top of the fabric. Sew another seam 1 inch up from the first one; Slide a curtain rod or fabric hanging rod in this pocket to hang the fabric on the window or wall.