A great visual showing the difference in mounting a drapery rod higher and wider on the same size window.
12 No-Sew Window Treatments
DIY - put a shelf over a window & use the shelf brackets to hold a curtain rod.
Tip - Use Velcro to attach your own black-out lining to curtain panels.
Where to Install Drapery Hardware.
How to make your own curtains with a blackout lining.
Sew Lined Panel Drapes | Just Melissa
Tip - The minimum break for drapery panels that hang to the floor is 1".
Tip - use velcro to attach your own black out lining to your favorite curtain panels
How To Hang Draperies And Curtains Like A Designer
DIY No-Sew Roman Shades using miniblinds.
Adding pleats to rod pocket curtains --DIY Tutorial ~~
How to make Arch Top Pleated Drapes - Tutorial and Pattern Templates