Add Texture with Burlap (or drop clothe?) Add texture to a living room by adding a burlap valance to window treatments. The oat-color burlap also grounds a bold patterned curtain panel. How to Make It: Sew or use fabric glue to attach decorative trim to the raw edge of the burlap. Use curtain clips to hang burlap valance and curtain panels
We don’t know about your moms, but ours were all over the wallpaper trend in the ‘80s (replaced by bold red walls in the ‘90s –– yikes.). We’re happy to report: The trend is back. And while we hate to be killjoys, the reality is: Wallpaper is expensive and a huge commitment. Lucky for you, none of that matters in this roundup, where we’re rolling out affordable DIY projects just for little old you.