Sewverybusy, The chain weight you mention sounds perfect, and I thought as Carol did
about using a chain as is used in Chanel jackets....same idea really. And I wonder too if
I may have overlooked this at Joanne...I will look again. If my Joanne doesn't offer the
chain for home dec., I'll look to see what they have in their jewelry dept....maybe one of
the long bead chains would work.
I've used small weights at the seams for lighter fabric curtains, but have goofed up the
look before when the weight was a tad too heavy. I acquired some yardage of raw silk
with tone on tone appliqued vines years ago....gorgeousand made curtains for my bedroom.
I used the weights I had on hand at the seams, and really they are too much...I should remove
them. This experience is probably why I lean to chains rather than seam weights (for
Thank you all so much for brainstorming with me. I've been looking forward for so long,
to the day I could make these nice, full curtains out of 100% cotton voile : )