Celebrity Valance Pattern
Valance that is 40”- 42” finished width. The information needed to add to or reduce the width is included. The finished length of the valance is approximately 21” at the swag, 18” at the middle horn and 28” at the side jabot.
We used a decorative fabric for the middle horn and side jabot lining. You can use plain white or ivory lining, but keep in mind that whatever fabric you use will show on the front side of the valance when installed. We used a contrasting fabric for the piping. The swag sections are lined in regular drapery lining (white or ivory).
Trim can be added along the bottom edge, if desired.
This valance works best when constructed out of a light- to medium-weight decorative fabric.
Use a drapery interlining to give the valance the best body and shape. Interlining is a flannel-like, cotton fabric that hangs between the face fabric and the lining. It is available in white and natural colors and can be found at HomeSewingDepot.com. It is not the same thing as interfacing.
This valance is mounted on a 1-1/4” drapery rod. A small adjustment on the rod pocket of the tabs will need to be made if a smaller or larger diameter rod is