Gorgeous Curtain Designs That Enhance the Beauty of Your Windows.

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New windows look gorgeous on any home, especially when you take advantage of all the new features and materials now available. For the finishing touch, a modern curtain will complete the design and get the exact look you need.

In order to thoroughly enhance the beauty of your windows there are some points to bear in mind. The following are the most important issues that you will want to think about before making your final decision.

Choosing the Right Color

The first issue to consider is around the color of curtains that you choose. If you decide that you want them to blend in smoothly with the walls then pick curtains that are just a couple of shades darker than the walls.

The alternative approach is to go for a color that contrasts with the overall design of the room. In this case, you might want to pick the same tone as an object in the room, such as a rug or sofa.

Don’t forget that different colors are best suited to different rooms, so take some time to consider the overall feel that you want to achieve in the room in question when choosing your color inspiration.

If you choose light curtains then the sun shining through them is going to add their color to the room as well. In this way, warm colors will add warmth and life to a room.

Get the Right Material

The material used in your curtains will also have a big effect on how it looks and feels. For instance, in a more formal room then a material such as silk or velvet works wonders in creating an elegant mood instantly.

For a less formal look you could consider dressing up your windows with curtains made out of lighter materials like linen or cotton. These are excellent at giving a light and breezy look while looking great.

Another issue to bear in mind is that of the washing and cleaning of your curtains. The heavier fabrics can be difficult and time-consuming to clean, often needing a trip to the local dry cleaners to do it properly.

Of course, there is nothing to stop you from having more than one set of curtains for a room, made from different fabrics. This will allow you to alter the mood and style of the room instantly whenever you want to do so.

The Design

If you have got fantastic new windows from Hugo Carter then you will want show them off to their best by adding beautiful curtains that match your style and personality. After all, great windows are there to be seen and to add style to the home.

So, will this means going for a plain design or something that has a pattern on it? There are so many curtain designs around that it can be a tough choice to make.

This is an issue that comes down very much to personal taste. However, if you want a timeless and elegant look then plain curtains or ones with a subtle design are probably best.

If you are after a cute of homely feel then you may go for a colourful pattern. This type of curtain is particularly popular in rooms such as kid’s bedrooms and kitchens, turning it into a warmer and more welcoming place to spend some time in.

You will also want to take into account the furnishings and decoration already in the room. For example, it the room has busy looking furniture patterns then you will probably want to go for solid color curtains.

Add the perfect finishing touch to any room by choosing curtains that set off your windows in the best possible way. If you’re seeking to spruce up your kids bedrooms, you may want to check out more ideas for decorating their rooms here!

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48 thoughts on “Gorgeous Curtain Designs That Enhance the Beauty of Your Windows.

  • September 22, 2016 at 9:49 pm
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    Very nice. I love the curtains.

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  • September 22, 2016 at 4:40 pm
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    I love these designs. They look so elegant!
    Thank You for sharing

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  • September 22, 2016 at 8:15 am
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    Gorgeous pics of design ideas. My favorite is the last with the curtains and the little nook area with the windows and chair/table set. Beautiful. Thanks for sharing 🙂

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  • September 22, 2016 at 7:55 am
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    i love the sheers in the window i may do something like that its great to have the sunlight but yet privacy

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  • September 22, 2016 at 7:09 am
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    They are gorgeous curtains. They look great on the windows.

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  • September 22, 2016 at 4:14 am
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    I never realized how important curtains can be! Style really does have an impact!

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  • September 20, 2016 at 10:58 pm
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    Your curtains are really pretty! I just have blinds on my sliders. Im in an apt so I dont need nice curtains.

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  • September 20, 2016 at 2:38 pm
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    All I have covering my windows are blinds. I really need to get some new curtains and you have given my a lot of great advice. Now I have an idea of how to look for curtains for my windows….

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  • September 20, 2016 at 2:36 am
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    Sometimes I plan a room color and theme buy the curtains that I have picked out.

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  • September 19, 2016 at 10:15 pm
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    Really classic and lovely

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  • September 19, 2016 at 6:21 pm
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    I looked at the Hugo Carter website & there are some attractive windows! Even noise reduction ones – which is awesome! Curtains can really make the mood of the room! Thin material lets the light in, thick ones can also keep the temperatures out. I’m not the best decorator. I favor blinds. I have vertical & horizontal blinds. They look awesome! It just proves that everyone has their own styles & tastes. So to me, there is no right & wrong where a person’s home is concerned!

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  • September 19, 2016 at 2:27 pm
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    I love this alcove.

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  • September 19, 2016 at 12:18 pm
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    Those are some beautiful curtains. I would love to have some.

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  • September 19, 2016 at 8:24 am
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    great ideas thanks for sharing

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  • September 19, 2016 at 2:47 am
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    I think the curtains and the chairs fit the space. Wonderful colors

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  • September 18, 2016 at 10:35 pm
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    I am horrible at picking colors that go together. You share some great tips and ideas!

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  • September 18, 2016 at 3:45 pm
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    I never even thought about matching curtains.. I feel clueless.

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  • September 18, 2016 at 1:40 pm
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    Curtains are so important in home decor!

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  • September 18, 2016 at 8:30 am
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    This is all great advice! We are house hunting right now, so we will be decorating and designing sooner than we think!

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  • September 18, 2016 at 8:30 am
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    These are all super tips. I do agree that the right curtain can really make a room look stunning!

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  • September 18, 2016 at 5:06 am
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    I wish my old house wasn’t so dusty so that I could put draperies in all the rooms.

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  • September 18, 2016 at 1:39 am
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    The choice of curtains is very important. They certainly dress up and frame a window.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 10:39 pm
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    My Windows need curtains bad thanks for the advice

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  • September 17, 2016 at 9:39 pm
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    Curtains can completely change the room

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  • September 17, 2016 at 9:18 pm
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    There are very creative and interesting ideas. Thank you for sharing.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 5:49 pm
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    This is very good advice, and I agree that your window dressings are very important to your decor.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 5:20 pm
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    The design of the curtains is great. It would let a lot of light come in filtered by the curtains. I do like to usually be able to see outside though at all times.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 1:54 pm
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    I love the curtains color and design. We are looking for a way to redesign our cubby on the second floor and I think something gold and burgundy would be great.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 12:48 pm
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    Great info and suggestions. I have a similar window treatment and the best thing is I can make it look formal or informal easily.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 11:33 am
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    That design is so beautiful. I recently put up a 3 tier layered look in my living room and it took me two hours.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 10:38 am
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    Like your post, curtains are important. They give you privacy from what is outside. I think curtains make a house warm and also cozy. It’s important to pick something you want to live with for a long time, because curtains can be pricey.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 9:26 am
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    Helpful advice great ideas.Now I can easily redo my windows.Thanks.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 8:10 am
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    Thanks so much for the tips! I will definitely keep these in mind when I am curtain shopping!

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  • September 17, 2016 at 8:09 am
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    I totally agree. I presently have just toppers/swags with sheers on my windows, using the same color and texture concept.

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  • September 17, 2016 at 7:59 am
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    Very informative. Thanks!

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  • September 17, 2016 at 7:32 am
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    I really love the curtains in the first photo. So pretty!

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  • September 17, 2016 at 1:15 am
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    I love these curtains.

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  • September 16, 2016 at 11:48 pm
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    I love how curtains can make a room look so dramatic.

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  • September 16, 2016 at 10:52 pm
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    Agree…choosing the right color, design, and material are crucial when enhancing the windows.

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  • September 16, 2016 at 8:50 pm
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    Great decor and furniture.

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  • September 16, 2016 at 7:32 pm
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    Curtains and drapes can make such a difference in the look and ambience of a room. Such good suggestions on how to make choices.

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  • September 16, 2016 at 3:51 pm
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    I am doing fall color color right now. I would love something like this in my living room,, thank you for the article..it gave me some ideas

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  • September 16, 2016 at 1:06 pm
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    The curtains remind me of a royal type of setting, very nice!

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  • September 16, 2016 at 11:50 am
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    curtains can make a big different. I enjoy shopping for new ones.

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