Question: How do you make tie backs for outdoor curtains?

How do you make easy curtain ties?

How to Make Curtain Tiebacks

  1. Hang your drapery or curtain and scoop the fabric away from the window toward the frame.
  2. Loop your measuring tape around the drapery or curtain so it mimics a real tieback and note how many inches of tape you need. …
  3. Add 1 inch for a seam and you have your length. …
  4. Lay out and cut your fabric.

How do you secure outdoor shades from blowing?

6 Smart Ways to Keep Your Outdoor Curtains From Blowing

  1. 1 – Weigh the Curtains Down. One of the most popular methods for keeping outdoor curtains from blowing in the wind is to weight them down. …
  2. 2 – Cables and Dog Ties. …
  3. 3 – Buy Heavier Curtains. …
  4. 4 – Magnets. …
  5. 5 – Try to Block the Wind. …
  6. 6 – Tie Them to Your Railing.
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