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Chunky full length blanket lined curtains. Hold backs needed.

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Lelivre Mon 25-Jan-16 11:30:17

I need effective holdbacks as there is a lot of curtain and the windows are almost wall to wall with not much room to pull the curtains back onto. It's on a corded pole and the curtains are obscuring a view of the garden when pulled. I need something metal that is simple in style that I can push them back and behind. Not keen on ties. Many reviews seem to say that metal holdbacks don't hold swathes of fabric very well. Here is a pic of the curtain pole. Any help appreciated.

LettuceLaughton Mon 25-Jan-16 22:20:34

Something more like this than a hooky metal thing might work

cozietoesie Tue 26-Jan-16 00:24:14

If I've read your OP correctly, have you thought about using actual chain? If you had somewhere on the wall to screw in some serious hooks - eg the sort you have on the back of doors for dressing gowns etc - then you should, with the right size of chain and links, be able simply to hook links on.

Lelivre Fri 29-Jan-16 15:23:41

Thanks for the posts. I didn't have any when I went to order so I made a call on what Amazon had to offer. Hopefully my dh will put them up tomorrow. I'll post in case it helps anyone. I got a bit confused shopping online trying to conjure up a sense of the dimensions and went for the matching ones with the pole I have. They look small now they have arrived!! Anyway will see how it goes!

cozietoesie Fri 29-Jan-16 18:51:51

Good luck. Come back if it goes a bit pear shaped. smile(Your reference to the 'bit small'.)

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