I made one of these curtains for my secret den because I am poor and cannot afford to buy curtains, although not rich in currency I am rich in junk and creativity ;) additionally these curtains are great for places where you can't put up a proper curtain rail.
You will need:
Fabric (the size of the hole you intend to cover or bigger)
Screws ( x2 )
Optional but usefull extras:
Eyelets and eyelet pliers
Swiss army knifeand/or other cutting impliments
Step 1: Make Holes in Fabric
I advise you make the holes about 10cm / 4inches apart, but you can make as many or as few as you want.
Step 2: Optional: Add Eyelets
(For those who don't know what eyelets are)
Step 3: String
To make it, cut some string to a length that is longer than the curtain and tie a loop in one end of the string. You can tie it any way you please but I find that the most sturdy way is to fold the string over so it is doubled up, then tie that in a knot leaving a small loop (pictured below)
Step 4: Lord of the Strings, the Return of the String.
To clarify: If you put the string into side A, it will come out on side B. Then you need to put it into the next hole on side B where it will come out on side A, then repeat :)
When the string is through, tie the last end into a loop which will secure the curtain on to the string!
Step 5: Hang the Curtain
To guage the positioning of the screws correctly put in one screw and attach one string loop to it, then hold up your curtain and see where the other loop comes to, make a mark there with the screw or screwdriver and put the screw in about 1cm beyond this mark. The string sags down a bit so this just helps to pull it tight and straight.
Now you are finished! Enjoy your super simple curtain created privacy :)
Step 6: Finished Article (coming Soon to a Window Near You!)
When I can get a good photo of my finished curtain I will post it here!
If anyone else makes one, let's see a photo of it too! :D