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Make your Own Roman Blinds

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On this course you will either make a 1 width sample blind or a small 1 width roman blind to fit a small window, for maybe a bathroom/cloakroom or landing/hallway.

On this course you will either make a 1 width sample blind or a small 1 width roman blind to fit a small window, for maybe a bathroom/cloakroom or landing/hallway. Please note that classes at BOLC are held at Bracknell Open Learning Centre - see College Centre map.
 

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What I'll learn

  • How to measure and calculate fabric quantities.
  • How to calculate fold/pocket sizes.
  • How to line and interline your blind using hand sewing techniques.
  • Safety regulations for tracks and hardware.

 

How I'll learn

Formal instruction. Discussion. Individual tuition. Practical demonstration. Practical experience.
 

 

Entry Requirements

Suitable for all abilities, although some experience of using a sewing machine would be an advantage.