Decorating your living room is not a quick chore, nor is
Let there be light
When choosing drapes for common and large spaces like a living room, it is best to go with sheer fabric. Sheer allows natural sunlight into the room without much effort. That said, you may add thicker drapes in the first line that can be used during cold weather and when additional privacy is desired. Also, pastel shades work best if you want your living room to be vibrant and well-lit.
Choice of fabric
Free-flowing materials are usually the choice of fabric for living rooms. Such materials make the living room appear spacious. Synthetic fabrics are preferable as they are known to attract less dust and are easy to wash. Velvet and wool are classy but high on maintenance, and very often do not match well with the décor elements of urban chic living rooms.
Color, color what color
In pursuit of perfect curtains for your living room, you may be lured into buying dark and bright colors. The first step to choosing that perfect color is to determine if you like your curtains to pop-out or blend with the décor. To blend, go with shades in the same tone as that of the wall flanking the windows. To pop-out and make a statement choose contrasting colors. However, remember that when
Length and breadth
When measuring the height of the curtain remember to include the rod and factor in the rings as well.
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