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Cafe Curtains for Kitchen
Cafe curtains, as the name suggests, are hung
from the windows in cafes. The curtains are used to screen the lower
part of the window, to provide privacy. With the changing time, the cafe
style curtains are gracing all sorts of windows, even those found in the
kitchen. In fact, it is one of the best selling styles of curtains for
the kitchen, because it allows light to enter the room (through its top
opening) as well as spices up the decor.
If you want to bring in revitalizing energy to your kitchen and add a
touch of flair to its Decor, then it will be wise to adorn the
windows with cafe curtains. They are available in colors and
styles, suitable for any kind of interiors - from the traditional to the
contemporary ones. This makes it a confusing task to choose from the
wide variety of curtains. Here we are to help you with some tips for
choosing cafe curtains for your kitchen.
Kitchen Cafe Curtain
- Unlike the traditional curtains, which are hung from the top of
the window, cafe curtains are half-curtains, hung from the
center of the window.
- For a traditional kitchen Decor, you may choose
spring-loaded rods with simple finial. Brass rods are also apt for
hanging cafe curtains. You may adorn the brass rods with
table top treatments.
- If you want more privacy for your kitchen, you may hang
full-length curtain panels over the cafe curtains. Adorn the
window with a cornice. Make sure that that cornice matches the cafe
curtain, perfectly. That way, a beautiful layered effect will be
revealed, every time you open the full-length curtain.
- For a cottage style kitchen Decor, you may hang the cafe
curtain from a wrought iron rod. Since this type of Decor is
all about frugality, you may use a recycled quilt and cut it to fit
the lower portion of the window. Adorn the window with a topper by
sewing in a rod pocket. You may also make use of antique
handkerchiefs for the curtain panels.
- A fun way to hang cafe curtain from your kitchen's windows
is to use a see-through tinted plastic made from a recycled shower
curtain, or pieces of Plexiglas.
- Stainless steel rod is the best bet for cafe curtains, if
you have a modern Decor for your kitchen.
- You can make use of decorative poles to hang cafe curtains
in your kitchen. Curtain wires can also be used for the purpose.
- To create the illusion of layers, position one cafe
curtain at the top of the window, while the other halfway down the
window. Make sure that the top one is shorter, so that light enters
into the room.