Place the blackout lining fabric on top of the curtain and secure it with asingle curtain hook. Remember,you should not use the gathering strings to connect. To ensure a secure fit,use the slit in the bottom of the curtain tape. Your blackout curtain is ready. Turn the curtain hooks around and hang it over the window.
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How do you attach blackout curtains to curtains?
Face the hem allowance of the blackout lining toward the wrong side of the outer drapery fabric. Encase the hems of the blackout drapery lining in the hems of the outer fabric.
How big does blackout fabric need to be?
The blackout fabric does not need to be as large as the printed curtain fabric because it is only lining the curtains. Use the window dimensions that you found to cut the lining fabric.
How to cut blackout lining fabric?
The blackout fabric does not need to be as large as the printed curtain fabric because it is only lining the curtains. Use the window dimensions that you found to cut the lining fabric. For example, if the dimensions of the window were 42 inches (110 cm) by 60 inches (150 cm), then cut your blackout lining fabric to these dimensions.
Do Blackout curtains block out light?
Blackout curtains can be very useful for blocking out light when you are trying to sleep, especially for young children or shift workers who sleep during the day. Many major home decor suppliers carry blackout curtains, or you can make your own with blackout fabric and a little sewing skill.