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IKEA pinch pleat curtains

Tried of the flat RITVA curtains? Crane Concept has a fantastic tutorial on turning them into classic pinch pleat curtains, with an added Greek key trim.

1. Sew the trim on to the RITVA curtain before attempting the pleat.

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2. Now onto the pleat. IKEA curtains has a loop every 6 inch which can serve as markers. Using these markers, make a big loop.
3. Stitch the big loop.

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4. Then make 3 small loops (within the big loop) and pinch.

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5. Stitch the top and bottom of these small loops together.
6. Repeat till the top of the curtain is all pinch pleated.

IKEA pinch pleat curtains

IKEA pinch pleat curtains