In fact many wall hangings are so stunning they can hang on their own and don t have to be surrounded by tons of other pieces.
How to hang a fabric wall hanging.
Get a step ladder and hold the fabric up against the corner of the wall so that it runs vertically toward the floor.
To hang a tapestry with a rod pocket slide a piece of baseboard into the pocket then hang the tapestry on the wall by drilling screws into each end of the baseboard.
You can also try sliding a rod with finials which looks similar to a curtain rod through the pocket and place the rod on wall mounted brackets.
The trick is to attach the fabric to something that you can nail to the wall.
It works better with fabric that has a larger weave that allows the tack to pass through without damage.
Here s how to make that fabric wall hanging happen.
Discover how to hang a tapestry and turn textiles into works of art.
Install a curtain rod at the top of your wall then fold the end of a blanket over a dowel rod and stitch it together on the back or create a rod pocket with scrap fabric and stitch it to the back of your blanket nail comforter clips to the wall and clip them to your quilt on all sides.
Making a fabric wall hanging is a little more complicated than just nailing a length of fabric to your wall that wouldn t work because the fabric would pull and warp but it s actually not much more complicated.
Position the fabric against the wall.
Let the fabric overlap along the wall trim and down the corner by 1 2 in 2 5 5 1 cm so that there is excess.
If you aren t concerned with holes in the wall nails or push pins provide the easiest method for hanging a tapestry.
Position the tapestry on the wall and slip a nail through the fabric near one corner.
To really take this look up a notch though look no further than fabric wall hangings which add a unique three dimensional texture to your walls that they might be missing.
A wall hanging can instantly bring color and texture to a space.
Hi joan i hope this helps you with hanging your fabric from ireland.
Try to get the fabric hanging straight along the corner and the wall trim.
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