Talking about the gold curtains, what is your first thought about it? Conservative point of view presents the gold color in interior as a sign of a bad taste. However, interior design is here to show that the mission is possible, and to make negative opinions change drastically. The moderate use of gold and matted gold colors will give your house the touch of aristocratic nobility and wealth.
You need to remember that excess of this color especially on curtains gives an apartment the feel of pomposity and boasting, that’s why in modern interior it is rather ineligible to use. But we see no barriers for the imagination. If you really want such curtains for your house, here are some variants for your convenience.
Gold curtains will fill your room with light and visually broaden the living area. If you want to make this effect even greater, widen the rod so there will be more space for a curtain. Don’t hang them right above the window, hang them the way it leaves almost the whole window visible. Such hint will give your room lighter, bigger and richer look. If you value your privacy, and this choice appeals to you, use semitransparent materials. The effect of light will be similar and the total impression about the room will be milder. The tandem of curtains with tieback is classical and advantageous option. You may adjust the curtains whatever you like, and create new look for your room.
The most advantageous combinations for gold curtains are with dark grey, aubergine, ivory, jade, blue and peach pink. Also it depends on the color of your wall. It is possible to pick the right tinge of the gold curtain and in most cases it will look gorgeous. Darker color palette paired with gold curtains looks modern, and non-provoking. Warm colors when compiled with gold curtains make the curtains less remarkable, so you are able to put an emphasis in your interior on other things. Saturated gold curtains should be chosen discreetly, because it is easy to imbalance the look of room. Creamy and pink gold curtains look nicely with white, ivory or light warm wallpaper tinctures. Warm combinations with curtains of this type are often called feminine, but applied the living-room and in the kitchen it creates coziness and doesn’t irritate the eye.
Of course you can use any decorator or lightweight fabric for the gold curtains. Playing with curtains’ materials in particular, you can create a style of your room. Transparent materials like voile, batiste, lace, polyester, and organza are rather decorative, because slim types of fabric can’t last for a long time of active usage. Apply such fabric in gold color to kitchen as café curtains and in child’s room, as their preferences are changing rapidly. Fabrics with high thread count such as cotton, silk, linens, velvet make gold color more saturated, deeper, and heavier in look. Such solution is good for bedrooms, where you want high sun blocking. Also decorator fabric will create antique and luxurious impression when mixed with fringe or tiebacks.
Curtains look delicate with golden pattern. Being blended with white colors it creates chic and simple combination that suits modern or traditional styles in living-rooms. Gold curtains with gray, violet, sea blue, brown or black background, especially if material is heavy satin, will create luxury or rococo accents.
What about an acquirement of the gold curtains in bathroom? It looks amazing. Pick a shade that isn’t defiant to your eyes (as bathroom is a relaxing place), and try. Bathroom window or shower curtain – it looks brilliant. The option is good because most bathrooms are made in light colors, and gold curtains of the right tint will suit the total look and even freshen it.
They have the best look when draped or tied back. If you have straight curtains they may attract too much attention or look heavyset. That’s why silk or satin curtains are usually decorated with tiebacks. Use valances and drapes to add splendor. Windows treatments without bold glitter, but with pink, yellow, and light accents are popular solutions for living-rooms and bedrooms.
We use curtains to let the sunlight into our house and also to protect us from it. Gold curtains fulfill these demands absolutely. Our ancestors had devotion to this color not in vain. Lighter gold shades will add tranquility and visually widen the room. Deeper and darker shades are often associated with luxury, as they add warmth and sense of privacy.