DIY: 10 Patchwork Curtains Made from Vintage Linens by

Issue 93 · Eastern Europe · October 10, 2013

DIY: 10 Patchwork Curtains Made from Vintage Linens

Issue 93 · Eastern Europe · October 10, 2013

Admired recently: floaty, informal curtains made from patched-together linens. It's enough to make us get out our sewing machines.

Tea Towel Blue White Curtain Remodelista

Above: A kitchen curtain made from stitched-together tea towels, photo by Polly Wreford.

Fog Linen Yumiko Curtain Remodelista

Above: Yumiko Sekine of Fog Linen created a curtain out of linen remnants, photo via Design Sponge.

Flax Vintage Linen Curtain Remodelista

Above: A curtain made from solid and gingham linens, via Handmade Home by Mark and Sally Bailey.

Textile Trunk Patchwork Curtains Remodelista

Above: A patchwork of vintage linens, via the Textile Trunk.

Simple Patched Curtain Remodelista

Above: Heather Shaw of Pi'lo in Toronto patched her doorway curtain: "The crude patches are beautifully highlighted by the light coming through and it makes me happy. Bring on the rips and tears" (spotted on A Simple Life Afloat).

Pojagi Curtain Remodelista

Above: A Korean pojabi-style curtain made from irregularly shaped, stitched-together fabric remnants, photo via Jagoda Architecture.

Dosa Curtain Patchwork Remodelista

Above: A Dosa patchwork curtain made from clothing fabric remnants, photo via LA Times.

Recover Girl Linen Curtain Remodelista

Above: A curtain made from two stitched-together linen napkins, via Recover Girl.

Lace Patchwork Curtains Remodelista

Above: A curtain made from old handkerchiefs, photo via Dottie Angel.

Patchwork Linen Curtains from Montmartre's Sketchbook | Remodelista

Above: Patchwork vintage linens from Montmarte's Sketchbook.

Like the patchwork curtain trend? See page 45 in our forthcoming book, Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home, for the most beautiful example we've seen yet.



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