How do you soften blackout curtains?Mix a small amount of laundry detergent with water and dip a clean rag into it. Rub this gently on a small corner on the back of the curtain where the face fabric folds over to form the hem. Rinse the corner with a few spritzes of water.
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How to use blackout fabric to cover a curtain?
Then, lay the blackout fabric on top of the printed curtain fabric and center it. The blackout fabric should look the same on both sides, but 1 side may look glossier than the other and this side should be visible. Ensure that the edges of the blackout fabric are the same distance from the edges of the printed curtain fabric.
How do you soften the back of curtains?
Rub this gently on a small corner on the back of the curtain where the face fabric folds over to form the hem. Rinse the corner with a few spritzes of water. If the color bleeds, do not use any further wet methods to soften the curtains.
How to soften stiff fabric?
One of the easiest and most effective ways to soften stiff fabric is to place the dry fabric in a clothes dryer on the 渢umble?setting. Alternatively, place the fabric in a washing machine and add a homemade softening compound made from hair conditioner, apple cider vinegar and water.
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.