The scalloped valances are feminine and soft, fitting in with the overall decor. In order to choose the best scalloped valances to dress your windows you will need to choose one that matches the existing decor of the room where it will be hung. Other factors that will help you choose a valance are fabric, cost, ease of care and size. Taking the time to consider all of these elements will help you to find the perfect valance. One of the most important criteria when choosing scalloped valance is the color or design of it. To narrow down the many choices, you should evaluate the decor of the room where the valance will be used. Try to find a valance that matches or fits in with the existing furniture, decor and color scheme of the room.
In order to purchase the correct size scalloped valances you will need to measure the window. Take measurements of the width of the window from one curtain rod hanger bracket to the other. Valances come in standard sizes, measuring the window will help you determine which size will fit your window or if you need more than one valance to cover the window. The lengths of valances may vary by a few inches or centimeters, some being somewhat longer than others. Choose a length that will look appropriate on your window.