Make Pelmets/Valances

A one day course on which you will make a simple flat pelmet with a piped edge and then a gathered/hand sewn pelmet valance, all to a professional standard.


Working on a sample you will learn to make a flat box pelmet with a piped edge, and a soft pelmet valance. This course is a useful follow on from the Curtain or Roman Blind course. Techniques taught will include:

  • Design ideas for box pelmets and pelmet valances
  • Making fabric covered piping
  • Creating paper templates for pelmets
  • Constructing and covering a flat plywood pelmet
  • Sewing a sample soft pelmet valance

This course is suitable for beginners and those who have a little experience.

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