Lambrequin for the hall is able to emphasize the style of the room, to breathe into it a special atmosphere of comfort and warmth. For the living room is particularly relevant issue design window composition.
Types of lambrequins
Lambrequins for the hall can be made of various materials. The use of one type or another may be dictated by specific requirements or bear only a decorative function.
This view hides the eaves and mounting system. The fabric is covered with a hard base or attached to a non-woven base called a gang. In the hall, such an element can be made in the form of a semicircle, a rectangle, have a carved or even edge.
The photo shows a classic living room with a lambrequin and blue textiles.
This type of decor is made of fabrics that are easily draped. The folds may be vertical with a smooth or arched edge. In the living room, it looks great when moving over the eaves, when horizontal folds gently frame the window.
This type combines a hard part and soft draperies. It looks advantageous on large windows and high ceilings in a spacious living room.
Drapery forms of soft lambrequins
One of the main features of the lambrequin for the hall is a variety of draperies.
This type of drapery is used in the middle of the window opening. Its vertical folds form a sharp corner.
Sagging of the fabric, at which soft semicircular folds are formed. Svagi can be symmetrical or one-sided, contrasting or solid.
Jabot (de jabot)
Fabric drapery on the sides of the window opening in the hall. It has a beveled edge and resembles a jabot in shape.
Fabric, thrown over the eaves, with a freely hanging edge. Such drapery is often used in combination with a hard lambrequin for the hall.
In the photo, fabric transfer is carried out through a hard lambrequin.
This is a side element. He is usually narrower than jabot. It also has vertical folds. In conjunction with the Svagi is a classic pelmet for the hall.
In the photo the element "tie" is decorated with beads.
The cascade is a trapezoid cut of fabric, flowing in wide folds. It is used around the perimeter of the window, emphasizing its borders. The cascades can be lined in contrasting fabric, which is demonstrated with the flap.
On the photo, cascades with satin lining are effectively combined with decorative grabs.
Traditionally, the decorative element for the hall is sewn from the same fabric as the curtains. If the tissues are different in density and texture, then they should be well combined with each other. Light, lightweight materials are suitable for small living rooms. Lambrequin for the hall, sewn from heavy fabrics, will give the room solidity and nobility.
Veil, translated from French, means the cover or veil, which predetermines its purpose. The decor for the hall of organza fall beautiful, soft folds. Exceptional draping ability allows you to create fashionable lambrequins for the hall. Unusual design is typical for the “carnival” model when a bright and deep color turns into pale white.
If you need to keep the sunlight in the living room, the best option is organza fabric. Thin and light material will improve the room of the hall, breathe lightness and aristocracy into the space.
The ever-growing decor for the hall of felt, which is mounted on a special tape, is becoming increasingly popular. They try to combine it with other elements of the hall by color or ornament.
The photo shows the method of fastening a carved lambrequin made of felt to the rail with a special tape.
Chiffon curtains are very light, transparent. With an open window in the room such curtains will flow, succumbing to the wind. The undoubted advantage of chiffon lambrequins will be the possibility of using bright colors. The window decor for the hall, made of chiffon, focuses attention on the living room window with the help of color and flowing folds.
In the photo, a gentle chiffon lambrequin is formed by a flip of one-piece fabric.
Atlas is quite dense material. Lambrequin for the hall of such a fabric looks impressive in a large living room. Atlas also has a bright shine. This should be taken into account when making the window. To eliminate the effect of “cheap” shine, lambrequins for a hall made of satin are combined with a veil.
Design and drawings
. Choosing a lambrequin design, take into account the overall style of the living room. The pattern should be combined with a pattern on textiles, such as cushions or grabs for curtains.
Openwork decoration for the hall window can be solid, made using laser cutting, or soft, of thick felt. The smaller the window in the room, the simpler the ornament should be. For a high window in the spacious living room, you can choose a wide openwork decorative element. Very fashionable now are small contrast lambrequins for a hall with a concise pattern. They are suitable for any window, and decorate the living room in a modern or classic style.
In the photo, a light openwork pelmet is accentuated by beige curtains.
The asymmetric design involves draping the living room window on one side. Such an approach may be dictated by the arrangement of furniture in the hall when it is impossible to open the window space on both sides. It is important to arrange draperies on one side when a balcony door is made in the living room.
Puffs are often used in small rooms or spacious living rooms. They are horizontal and have a smooth edge. Folds can be assembled into various options: braided, header, or balloon.
The photo shows a variant of pouf - braided.
The modern design of the fringe is distinguished by the use of additional decorative elements - beads, glass beads, beads or even seashells.
Lambrequins for the hall are often decorated with tassels. They give the room a ceremonial look.
In the photo, a white simple pelmet bondo decorated with large tassels.
Simple lambrequins for the hall do not overload the living room, have clear lines and are suitable for small rooms. A short, narrow decorative element will visually lift the ceiling and let in sunlight.
A tetrahedral pelmet is a strip of fabric lined with the same or contrasting material. Changing the method of attachment and width, you can create a unique image of the living room. It may have a hard base and contrasting pattern. Favorably lambrequin for the hall with a bright pattern that is used with simple curtains.
Choosing a lambrequin for the hall with flowers, the features of the room are taken into account. Dark colors can be added to light tones such as white, blue, pink, beige. Proportions must be respected. In a small living room large bright flowers will not look appropriate. The decor for the hall with volumetric flowers is a fashionable trend of this season.
Such lambrequins for the hall are usually built on a contrasting combination of colors. It can be light and dark alternating semicircular svagi. Contrasting can be not only colors, but also materials, when a hard dark pelmet is combined with a delicate, light-colored fabric of curtains or living room textiles.
Lambrequins for the hall can be supplemented with rhinestones. The simplest decor when using rhinestones will play a new way. You can add a window composition to rhinestones at home. Fashionable curly lambrequins with rhinestones look very advantageous now.
Ideas in various styles
When choosing a lambrequin for the hall should consider the style of the room. In a modern living room, massive decorations with a lot of draperies, brushes and similar attributes will look ridiculous. In a rich living room, in the Empire or Baroque style, we suck out of place will be a simple decorative element, due to which the window may look unfinished and miserable.
Modern solutions for the hall are distinguished by unobtrusive decor and eco-material. Relevant are the functionality and non-standard textures. Lambrequin in the living room has simple shapes, clear lines and a calm color palette.
Classic style is not afraid of the influence of fashion, so it never loses relevance. The decorative element for windows in the classical style is symmetrical, made in a combination of heavy and light fabrics and is not overloaded with details. Color - light, cream or pastel. Such shades are especially in harmony with wooden furniture and natural floors in the living room.
Baroque style in the living room demonstrates the wealth and prestige of the owner, emphasizes luxury and abundance. Expensive fabrics that are draped with heavy folds are used. The entire window arrangement for the hall should have a solemn, even a little theatrical appearance. The color scheme includes white, burgundy, red and gold.
Minimalism in the design of the living room is a style characterized by restraint and severity in the design. Laconic window elements for the hall of neutral colors are able to emphasize the beauty of simple lines. The text for a section can be either short or several paragraphs.
Provence brings in the living room notes of rustic charm, while maintaining the elegance of the French house. The simplicity of Provence style is clearly seen in the decoration of the living room windows. Lambrequin for the hall - light and airy. It can be decorated with floral ornament and assembled as an accordion.
Country style is distinguished by modesty in the decoration of the living room, the predominance of natural colors and natural materials. But the textile decoration of the hall is paid a lot of attention - the room is necessarily decorated with beautiful curtains, napkins, rugs, blankets. The pattern of curtains, tablecloth, upholstery is the same.
The color range of fabrics is so extensive that the most pretentious taste will be satisfied. In the modern world there are no clear rules for the use of colors to decorate a hall, the main thing is their skillful combination. Light or dark, bright or pastel lambrequin for the hall should fit into the interior, in harmony with the decor and textiles in the living room. Beautiful and modern decorative element is able to transform not only the window, but the whole room as a whole.
Burgundy color always looks rich and elegant. Burgundy - the color of kings, is more appropriate than ever in a richly decorated living room.
White color will visually expand the living room space. It is universal and can be combined with any colors. But at the same time, he is marching and requires careful treatment.
Blue color in the design of the hall gives festivity and pomp. Saturated blue should be supported by the color of textiles or accessories in the living room.
Brown decor for the hall is used in combination with light curtains. Brown color represents comfort and tranquility.
Beige pelmet for the hall - a classic win-win for the living room. Neutral color can be skillfully beat, making out interesting draperies and choosing expensive fabric.
Add freshness to the interior of the living room will help green pelmet. A pastel, muted colors are traditionally used in the style of country or Provence.
The pink color of the window element of the hall can be deep, bright or delicate. Floral design looks great in the living room, decorated in pink.
Registration of non-standard windows with lambrequins
Making custom windows in the living room - not an easy task. First of all, you need to decide on the main task that the lambrequin can solve for the hall. This can be a visual change of the borders of the window or its geometry.
If there are two windows in the hall, it is necessary to decide whether the lambrequin will combine them into one composition. If the windows are located with a pier, it is worth arranging each window individually. Often used asymmetrical mirror arrangement of draperies on each window.
If there are narrow windows in the hall, it is impossible to use a series of swagas and ties. It will be appropriate to transfer or one soft drape cascade. Lambrequin for a room with narrow windows can be actimetric, with interesting decorative details, such as tassels or fringe.
The corner window in the hall is arranged symmetrically, because two walls will be involved. Will add a window composition to the chill mold or tie in a corner, on the junction of two walls.
Bay window - architectural solution, designed in the form of a protrusion. In the bay window there is a row of separate windows - three or more, which are at an angle to each other. In the hall, multiple draperies, wide folds and heavy fabrics will be appropriate.
With a balcony
A window with a balcony door in the hall is not an obstacle to the use of horizontal draperies. The only rule here is that it should not interfere with the free passage.
With a window in the middle
The living room, with a window in the middle, suggests a variety of lambrequin design options. At registration of a wide window classical lambrequins with perekida and svagami are used. An openwork decor with a laconic ornament will suit a small window in the hall. The central window in the living room needs a symmetrical solution, which can be the starting point for the placement of furniture in the living room.
Combinations with curtains
Lambrequin does not always play a leading role in the design of the hall. It is used with curtains and curtains. Modern solutions for the hall involve the use of decorative elements with roller blinds or even blinds.
Curtains and lambrequins are made of the same material. If the decorative element of the hall is made of lighter fabric, it will look out of place. The exception is lambrequins for the hall which have solid bases.
Curtain (tulle, organza, veil)
One of the most common solutions for the hall is a combination of a lambrequin with a curtain. The decor can be made of a more dense fabric of contrasting shades, and the curtain itself can be light and light.
Combination with roller blinds and is most often used in the kitchen. But in the living room, this element will be appropriate. Rolled curtains make the living room look like an office space. Lambrequin can revive the interior of the room and make it more comfortable and elegant.
Roman curtains are gathered in the folds in the upper part of the window, so heavy massive pelmets here will be superfluous. The abundance of folds will make the window look like cabbage. In the living room Roman blinds should be connected with a simple decorative element. Sometimes designers use a reverse technique, combining a solid, bright and saturated lambrequin for the hall with simple curtains.
Recently, decorating the windows of the hall with lambrequins is becoming more and more popular, without requiring additional curtains. For example, living rooms, made in the Oriental style, do not involve the use of curtains. Use only lambrequin in this case will be justified. Without curtains, windows with layouts, windows in a small living room or window openings with a balcony door are made out.
Options for a small living room
To decorate the window openings in small living rooms choose narrow lambrequins with a minimum number of draperies. This can be a single transfer, ending in a cascade or a concise decor on a hard base. It is the gang that is used to visually enlarge the living room space, so it is great for decorating a room with a low ceiling. Openwork decorative elements for the hall look fashionable and modern. Their curly laces can curl along the wall of the hall or focus on one side. Lambrequins attached to the ceiling cornice are suitable for visually drawing a room with a low ceiling. In this case, there is no gap between the ceiling and the lambrequin and the window is visually stretched vertically. The main principle of decor for a small living room is not to overload the space of the room.
In general, there are many interesting options for the use of pelmets for the hall. Given the characteristics of the room and its style, you can create a beautiful window composition that conveys the character and mood of the living room owner.