Recycled blind

Roman blinds make a stylish and simple window covering. Although they are expensive to buy, they are surprisingly easy to make and require very little sewing skill. This blind was made using fabric left over from an upholstery project.

Time needed: Five hours

You will need: Fabric

Fabric scissors


Iron and board

Lining fabric

Measuring tape

Roman blind kit including

a rail system, fibreglass rods, tape, cord drops and brackets

Sewing machine Straight pins

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Decide what size you want your finished blind to be.


To calculate ...

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