Susan Woodcock
Craftsy Instructor

Charlotte, NC

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Susan Woodcock ran her own custom drapery workroom for more than 20 years, offering sewing services, custom window treatments and interior design expertise. She served as the former Editor-in-Chief for Drapery & Design Professional magazine, and today, she shares her passion through Home Dec Gal, a home decorating website she runs with her husband, from Charlotte, North Carolina.

Susan's Craftsy Classes

Sewing Custom Roman Shades

Raise the bar on your decor and confidently sew versatile Roman shades that enhance any room. Join professional drapery and home decorating expert Susan Woodcock as she guides you through how to sew a stylish flat shade, a washable stationary shade and a structured dowel-pocket variation. Learn how to achieve a perfectly tailored fit, create the illusion of larger windows and always choose the right fabric for your room. Susan will also share tips on fuss-free construction and installation to ensure a shade that folds beautifully every time. Plus, get tips for cord safety and alternatives for homes with small children. Gain the skills you need to create exceptional shades that bring balance, cohesion and elegance to your home!


Susan's Projects

Roman shade
Stationary/Cordless Roman Shade
Dowel-Pocket Roman Shade
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