Can you live in a room that has monotonous doors, windows and walls? Well, we can understand that living in a boring environment can affect you in many ways. When we have a colourful and gay environment, it helps us stay happy and lead a joyous life. Moreover, an attractive environment helps us focus more, which helps us study with enhanced concentration. This is why we are going to tell you how to make DIY window treatment using papercraft.
We all want our house and rooms to look beautiful. And, what can be better than decorating it on our own to give it an attractive look? We can try several papercraft activities to decorate our walls, doors, windows etc.
Is it that your windows look empty or blank? Or is it that you feel like they need some kind of renovation? If yes, you can make it look good by making paper curtains at home. Yes, you heard it right as we are going to tell you about how to make beautiful paper curtains at home to decorate your gloomy-looking windows.
So, let’s wait no more and have a look at the materials and tools that will be needed to make paper curtains at home.
All you need to do is collect the given tools and materials to start making colourful paper curtains.
- Stationary Knife
- Punching machine
- Colourful paper
- Double side tape
- Thick rope
- Clamp and trailer
You just need to follow a few easy steps that we are going to tell you about now, and you will be able to make your DIY window treatment using papercraft.
Step 1: Take a long colourful paper and cut it to double the height of your window.
Cut the paper
Step 2: Fold them back and forth to give them a zigzag shape.
Fold them in a zigzag manner
Step 3: Now, put it all together and make a hole at the centre with a punching machine.
Make a hole
Step 4: Take a rope and insert it through the holes and make a knot on the top.
Insert a rope
Step 5: Paste a tape on top of it to cover that side.
Paste a tape
Step 6: Now, make a paper fan and fold it to make the bottom part of your curtain and insert the rope through it as well.
Add a paper fan
Step 7: Tie the rope in the end by adding some accessories and your paper curtain is ready.
DIY Window Treatment
When you are making your paper curtains, make sure that you handle the knife and punching machine with extreme caution.
So, now that you are well aware of how to make a DIY window treatment using papercraft bring the supplies together and make a paper curtain at home.
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer and a content creator. He has special interest in science experiments and teaches the same to school and college students. He is also a technical lead at RUDE LABS PVT. LTD.