A Beginner’s Guide To Buy A Rod Pocket Sheer Curtain

A Beginner’s Guide To Buy A Rod Pocket Sheer Curtain

With no visible rods and rails, the rod pocket sheer curtains create a glamorous effect and bring in natural light and colours.

Curtain Width

Curtain Height
Measure from the top of the curtain pole/rod/wire to the window sill or the floor. The curtains finish 2cm (1") above the windown sill or the floor.


The above illustration with circumference in pink, diameter in green. The circumference of a circle is the distance around it. 

e.g. If the circumference of the rod is 9cm (3½"), we would like to recommend 10cm (4") circumference for your rod pocket circumference.

Please choose the "Other" option if you need a special circumference. Then leave a message when you check out, "The correct circumference is ..."



Voila Voile produces beautiful rod pocket sheer curtains with 1.5X, 2.5X or 3X gather.

Rod Pocket 1.5X gather

Rod Pocket 2.5X gather

Rod Pocket 3X gather

1.5X Gather

2.5X Gather

3X Gather

We always suggest our customers choose 2.5X gather because it creates a more luxurious and quality look. As a minimalist, you may think the 1.5X gather. It also looks great and save your money.

If you need a 1.0X Gather flat panel or need small size panel for a sash window or small window, you can also contact us at info@voilavoile.com for a quote.

How to order 1.0x flat panel rod pocket 

Enter Width =  Your extract rod width ÷1.5
Then select 1.5X Gather heading

e.g. Your rod width is 100cm. You want a 100cm width panel. Please enter 100÷1.5=67cm, then select1.5X heading, the finished ungathered panel will be 100cm.

There are no certain rules. We will help you to achieve what you desire. Small change, big impact! Create the home you’ve always wanted with Voila Voile.

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