Put a shelf over a window and use the shelf brackets to hold a curtain rod- genius and beautiful AND gives a completely finished off look. I like the idea of having a shelf over the window in the kitchen or bedroom.
Attach a sheer curtain panel behind your existing curtains using a bungee cord. Just run the cord through your curtains, attach the bungee hooks to the sides of the rod and stretch it across, and voilà, you have a beautiful sheer inner curtain panel!
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Curtain rod made from dowel and cute drawer knob. Save a LOT of money and it's custom! Curtain rod made from dowel and cute drawer knob. Save a LOT of money and it's custom! And you could spray paint it gold! or whatever color
I think I'd do mine on a painted board but I love this idea! Make a stenciled barn-wood valance! Turn a sign made from old barn wood and stenciled with happy song lyrics into a nontraditional window treatment.