Soft decoration plays a role in beautifying, embellishing and decorating space in daily home life, and can create a warm and comfortable atmosphere for the home. The curtain is also part of the soft furnishings, and bears the heavy responsibility of the main vision in the home, and its quality directly affects the effect of the entire space.
Curtains are generally composed of three parts: curtain body, accessories and accessories.
1. The curtain body includes a window body, a window screen and a window curtain. As an important part of improving the overall effect of curtains, window curtains are usually rich in styles, such as tiled, pleated, water wave, and integrated styles.
2. The auxiliary materials of curtains are generally composed of interlining cloth, cloth tape, lace, bandage, lead wire and so on.
3. The accessories are composed of electric rails, curved rails, Roman poles, etc.
In terms of fabric material, the main materials in the curtain market currently include polyester fiber, blended fabric, cotton and linen, chenille, velvet and silk.
Polyester fiber: relatively smooth, not easy to shrink, easy to care, and bright in color.
Blended material: Combination of polyester fiber and cotton, combining the advantages of the two, good drape, rich styles, and machine washable.
Cotton and linen fabric: natural environmental protection, affinity, but the drape feels normal, and easy to shrink, not machine washable.
Real silk, imitation silk: the color is lustrous and luster, elegant and luxurious, but not smooth, and the drape is average
Velvet, Chenille: soft hand, comfortable and smooth, elegant atmosphere, good drape
Common curtain techniques include printing, jacquard, embroidery, burnt-out/carving, cut pile, yarn-dyed weaving and flocking.
Printing: Printing colors and patterns on the plain fabric with rotary screen paste or transfer method. The styles and colors are relatively rich.
Jacquard: A rugged pattern formed by interlacing warp and weft on textiles.
Embroidery: A process in which needles are used to pierce the processed textiles according to the design, and the embroidery threads are organized into various patterns and colors through the movement of the needles.
Burnt-out/carved flower: The polyester fiber is used as the core, and cotton, viscose linen and other fibers are used for covering or blending, and weaving into a fabric.
Yarn-dyed: According to the needs of patterns and designs, the yarns are classified and dyed first, and then interwoven to form color patterns.
Flocking: Glue the fiber fluff to the textile according to the pattern design.
Cut pile: Weave two pieces at the same time when weaving. After weaving, cut it from the middle by cutting. Each piece is a complete product.
Regarding the matching of curtains, the color, pattern and style of the home space can be selected from the height of the room, the size of the area, and the depth of the color.
1. The size of the area
Large-area space: Warm colors can be used to narrow the space distance, making the space fuller and more expansive.
Small space: The color selection of curtains should be unified with the wall and home color, or use cool colors to stretch the space vision.
2. The height of the room
Higher space: Choose curtains with horizontal patterns to shrink the space so that the room does not look "highly cold".
Shorter space: Choose curtains with vertical stripes to visually stretch the space and make the room look less crowded.
3. The shade of color
The room is dark: the fabrics are elegant and simple styles.
Light room color: choose rich colors and rich styles.
4. Function match
Bedroom: The bedroom is a resting place. Choose curtains with good shading properties and warm colors.
Living room: The living room is a place for daily meeting and entertainment. The curtains are combined with curtains and gauze curtains, which can not only block outdoor noise and glare, but also create an elegant and exquisite home atmosphere.
Study room: Choose light-permeable, bright materials, with relatively light and simple colors, which help relax the body and mind and think.