Tag: Teal Curtains
When you are looking for new curtains, it can become much more tedious and time consuming then you thought when you first put yourself to the task. I am willing to bet that you were completely unaware of the number of different colors, patterns and styles that you would have to choose from.This can even be true when dealing with a specific color, like teal curtains.
The Search For Teal Curtains
This may seem like a bit of an off color but it suits my room very well. One would think that the color teal would just be… teal. I was absolutely amazed at how many variations of this particular color I came across. The reason for the need for such specifics is that I had spent such a large amount of time decorating my bedroom. Everything from the bed sheets to the wallpaper matched perfectly. All that was left was to find teal curtains.
At first I thought that this would be a simple task. I am an avid Amazon.com shopper and I decided to order my new curtains from there. When they arrived three days later I was so excited to be able to finally complete my room. To my dismay, the curtains did not match at all. Apparently, there are several variations of the color teal. This leads me to my first point:
When searching for a specific colored curtain, never shop online.
Using Samples To Find The Right Curtain Color
This is when I realized that if I wanted to get the exact match that I was so desperately looking for, I would have to either spend a small fortune weeding several curtains out or find a way to get my hands on some samples. This means that you will not be able to buy your new curtains at Walmart. You will need to spend a little bit of money and get your teal curtains from a retailer that specializes in that particular type of product. These specialty stores will more than gladly give you a sample piece of fabric to take home and test out. This is the best way that you can find your perfect match.
Make Your Own Teal Curtains
You know the old saying, “If you want something done right, you’ve gotta do it yourself.”. If all else fails you can always do it yourself! In order to make the perfect teal curtains all you will need is a little time, know how and some fabric. You can take a trip to your local arts and crafts store and choose some fabric that would look good hanging from of your windows. These retailers will also most likely have a how to book. This tutorial will walk you through the steps on how to make your own curtains. This will allow you to get the right match and save some money all while learning something new.
Have Your Curtains Made For You
If you have a little extra money to burn and crave perfection, you can have your teal curtains professionally made. There are specialized designers that will craft some beautiful curtains, much nicer than anything you could make or that could be purchased in a store. These curtains will be gorgeous and match your decor perfectly but you will have to pay quite a bit extra for this service.
If you are like me, with my teal curtains, you want everything to match perfectly. As you can see there are quite a few ways that you can get the perfect matching curtains.