Easy is the Kit to
Assemble & Cover?
In as little as one afternoon you
can Size, Assemble, Cover and Hang your finished Cornice on the wall. Everything you need
to assemble the kit is included. All you supply is the batting, fabric, a little wood glue
and some common tools.. The kit has been designed so it takes only four basic steps to
assemble and 8 basic step to cover. Complete detailed and illustrated step by
step instruction are included with each Kit!
is one project that you WILL NOT have to put on the"Honey Do" List!
Kit...it takes only 4 steps
|Measure Your Window Treatment!
||Size the Cornice Frame with 2 simple cuts. Dont worry if you have never cut wood
before, the design of the Frame makes up for any irregularities in the cuts.
|Assemble the Kit by simply attaching the Ends
||Finish the Frame by stapling the foundation material to
the Frame, making it opaque and ready to accept the batting and fabric
To Cover Your
Cornice you will first
need to choose your Fabric.
You can do this by visiting your local Home
Fabrics Store or you can purchase your fabric on-line.
We have found a wonderful Home Fabrics site called Fabric.com. The prices are 40% below retail and their service
is wonderful. Click on the link below to
Visit Our Fabric Guide Section for the
full Fabric Story
The Classic Wrap Method
Cover your Assembled Frame in Batting. Complete instructions on how much and what to buy
are included with the Kit or Visit the Fabric Guide section.
||Center the Frame on your Batting Piece
|Attach the Batting to the Frame with your staple gun. Ends first! Then
the Cornice Cross Piece.
||Snip the Batting here and there to prevent overlap as
you continue to wrap the ends like a package
ready to Cover
Your Cornice with Your Fabric.
|Lay your Batting covered Frame on your Fabric Piece
||Start by attaching the Fabric at the ends of the
|Attach the Fabric to the top rail of the Cornice first.
||Fold up the bottom of the Fabric and staple. This method provides a Professionally finished
back to the Cornice.
|Finish the Ends by folding the Fabric like you are
covering a package and staple in place. A
final tuck and staple and your Cornice is Ready to decorate or Hang on the wall!
It's as Easy as
You can adorn your
Cornice with decorative belts,
for covering any fabric seams)
The only limitation is your imagination!
The Gathered Tube Method
Complete instructions on how much and what to buy are
included with the Kit
the Fabric in half with the right sides together.
Sew the Fabric together into a long Tube, wrong side out,
using a 1/2 inch seam allowance.
There is no need to sew either end of the Tube closed.
Remove the loose End from the Cornice Frame.
Turn the Fabric Tube right side out.
Feed the entire Fabric Tube onto the Cornice Frame.
Position the seam of the Fabric Tube along the back of the Cornice
Frame, about 1 inch from the top edge of the Cornice.
Attach the loose End to the Cornice Frame with glue and the provided screws.
Pull The Fabric Tube over the Cornice End. Turn the Raw edges of the
Fabric under approximately one inch. Staple the edge of the fabric to
the Cornice End. Repeat at the other End of the Cornice.
To Hang the Cornice, follow the instructions in the Kit or in the Video.
In addition when you attach the Hanging Brackets to the
Cornice, place a few staples around the Bracket.
This will help to keep the fabric from catching on the brackets when
the Cornice is slide on and off the wall.
adjust the Gathers along the front of the Cornice, to achieve the look that
you want. And Hang Your Finished on the Wall!
It's as Easy as that!
The Only Limitation is Your Imagination