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Ascot, Berkshire, Surrey, London and South-east England. England.

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Professional Curtain Making courses in Ascot, Berkshire

A beautifully dressed window often becomes the focal point of a room.

Once you have decided upon a suitable style for your curtains,  you will need to choose your fabric, Then think about the heading, lining colour and whether to use a track or pole and in what material.  

You also need to consider if tie-backs will be appropriate and whether your curtains have to perform a practical function, or are for window dressing only.

This three day course will give you the skills and confidence to make beautiful hand-made curtains, both lined and interlined, plus how to create eye-catching headings and finish with decorative enhancements, such as finials or lambrequins.

You will also Learn how to make various headings, from pencil pleats, triple, double and goblet pleats, to eyelet headings.

Course Content

Windows:  how to Measure windows for your curtains

Fabric: how to calculate order quantities using pattern repeats

Pattern: How to select, align and join pattern repeats

How to cut fabric and lining

How to hem and join fabrics and linings

Pleats: How to calculate and insert pencil, triple, double and goblet pleats

Eyelets: how to calculate and make a lined Eyelet top curtain.

How to assemble newly hand-made curtains to a professional standard:

How to mitre corners, insert weights and add curtain heading tape

Tracks and poles

How to fit and hang your new hand-made, pleated  Curtains professionally

Course Size: Limited to 4 places

Course duration: 2 days

Course Fee:  POA

Professional Curtain-making Course

Summary of Courses


  1. Professional Curtain-making - 3 Days             
  2. Roman Blinds & Pelmets  - 2 Days
  3. Cushion-making - 1 Day                                                  
  4. Getting to Know your Sewing Machine -  1 Day
  5. DIY for Ladies -  1 Day                                                                 
  6. Upholstery - please enquire
  7. Floristry - please enquire

For full details, please call Karen Sumner on

 +44 (0) 1344 885781

Cancellation policy:  We will refund course costs up to 2 weeks prior to commencement.   Thereafter fees will be non-refundable, unless the place can be subsequently filled.

In the event of Cranbrook Interiors cancelling a course, we will refund your fees.

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