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Has anyone out there made a roman blind and can advise?

(7 Posts)
rebelmum1 Wed 03-Sep-08 16:07:07

Looking into it, which kit would you use?

lalalonglegs Wed 03-Sep-08 18:49:57

Didn't use a kit, just followed instructions on internet site - try one like this

captainmummy Wed 03-Sep-08 18:53:29

Went to the library and got a book (in the old days!) - it was actually really easy. I made about 5 before I ran out of windows.

ProfessorGrammaticus Wed 03-Sep-08 19:03:38

No need for a kit - just buy the tape to slide the dowelling into, your fabric and the lining fabric. Oh and some cord, thread and a little wooden blob thing for the bottom of the string.

Littlefish Wed 03-Sep-08 19:05:11

I followed the instructions printed in a magazine the first time. I haven't ever used a kit.

missingtheaction Wed 03-Sep-08 19:21:55

merrick & day have good kits at good prices although the instructions arent great. they have a website and deliver

noddyholder Wed 03-Sep-08 21:52:05

Better to use the little plastic rings than tape longer lasting.Any good haberdashery has all the stuff string batons etc

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