French Linen Curtains

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For the softest, silkiest linen curtains, French linen is the way to go. They are delicate yet strong and come in several lovely styles to suit any curtain desires. Add a portion of the French decorative scene to your home with French linen curtains. Take a look through our collection and see if we just might have the French linen curtains for you.

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Updated 07/09/2022
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Monochrome French linen curtains

Monochrome French linen curtains

These versatile French linen curtains are available in three colors: white, beige, gray. So, it’ll be a breeze to match your neutral palette! They’re machine-washable for added practicality. 54” wide, these blackout curtains can be either 84” or 96” long.

Designer Advice:

Monochrome curtains could be a wiser choice in rooms that already rely on attention-grabbing patterns, whether that’s on your wallpaper or sofa upholstery. This will avoid a clashing effect. Plus, you can keep everything looking cohesive by choosing curtains in one of the three main colors of your palette. Neutrals drapes tend to be more timeless, whereas brighter hues can become a show-stopping accent.

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Sheer French linen curtains

Sheer French linen curtains

Langley Street®

Available in three lengths and four finishes, this model is pretty customizable. The white and sterling gray options will match most neutral palettes. Alternatively, you can choose the harbor or moss green curtains to make more of a statement.

$23.99 $49.99

Designer Advice:

Sheer curtains allow you to keep your interiors airy and bright. At the same time, however, they don’t offer much privacy. As such, we only recommend them for windows that don’t face that of your neighbors or a busy road. 

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French linen curtains with prints

French linen curtains with prints

The Tailor's Bed

With twelve sizes, these French curtains for living room or bedroom are bound to fit your windows. They rely on a linen blend made to look like toile. This, combined with their rural motif, makes them ideal in French country interiors.

$263.99 $279.99

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Versatile French linen curtains

Versatile French linen curtains

These French linen curtains will work with most interiors thanks to their delicate design, neutral colors, and timeless pattern. Consider reinforcing them by adding some accent items (like sofa cushions) in the same style. You can choose among three sizes. 

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Patterned French linen curtains

Patterned French linen curtains

George Oliver

From gold to gray, these French curtains for living room spoil you with six different finishes and color combinations. They rely on a sheer design with a stylish geometric pattern, and you can find them in three lengths.

$24.99 $76.99

Designer Advice:

White walls? Monochrome living room furniture? Your new French linen curtain panels can be an opportunity to introduce a noticeable pattern. However, you don’t want it to look out of place! So, choose a print that would reinforce your decor style. For example, this geometric pattern is perfect for modern interiors. You also want at least one of its colors to be already present in your palette.

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Semi sheer French linen curtains

Semi sheer French linen curtains

French Connection

A handy compromise between sheer and blackout curtains, this model can be used for small and tall windows alike thanks to its four sizes. You also get to choose from a charming selection of neutral and bolder colors (like rust and seafoam). 


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Long linen curtains

Long linen curtains

Clean Window

As well as two shorter options, these French linen curtains are available in a whopping 96” design. The latter can help you create a majestic feel in your living room while inspiring a spacious sense of verticality. Find them in two neutral styles. 

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Blackout French linen curtains

Blackout French linen curtains

Eider & Ivory™

These French linen curtains come in three different sizes and timeless colors: pearl, mocha, and gray. They all include a liner that reinforces their practical blackout design. Plus, they’re machine-washable, which is always handy.

$28.99 $88.99

Designer Advice:

Blackout drapes guarantee complete privacy, but their perks don’t end here. They also reduce noise, which makes them even more suitable for bedrooms if you’re a light sleeper. Plus, they help you keep the heat in the room, and this could reduce your energy bills by up to 25%!

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French Linen Curtains

Buying Guide

Curtains are a great investment; they can give your room a whole new personality. Although linen is a very soft and subtle fabric, it is extremely durable which is why interior designers prefer it for custom made curtains because it hangs so well. If you are considering buying some French linen curtains, here is a guide to help you.

No matter what type, style, or design of curtain you buy, there are always going to be four header types to consider:

  • Tab top: These curtains are made with large loops on the top which allow the pole to thread through. They create even folds making the curtains hang well.
  • Pencil pleat: Pencil pleat curtains are perhaps the most difficult to attach, they involve fixing small hooks into the header tape and then hanging them with rings from a track pole.
  • Eyelet: Eyelet curtains are also known as ring top curtains. They are made with metal eyelets on the crest of the curtain. The pole is placed through these holes to hang the curtains.
  • Slot top: You will also hear slot top referred to as rod pocket; these curtains are placed directly onto the pole. The desired amount of gather is created by ruffling the curtains along the pole.

French linen curtain generally fall into three categories:

  • Short and sweet: As the name suggests they are not full-length French linen curtains, they only cover the bottom half of the window and are tied at the middle with the material of your choice.
  • Classic pleats: They are long and drapy providing a combination of style and decoration.
  • Loop the loop: Perfect for the country style look; these French linen curtains have a simple tie top design, they look great whether they are in the kitchen, bathroom or shed retreat.

  • Patterned fabric. French linen curtains are always going to look good; however, there are certain things you will need to think about when it comes to patterned fabric. You want to make sure that they look good when the curtains are opened as well as closed. You should also keep in mind that certain colors like red, orange and yellow will fade when exposed to the sunlight for long periods.
  • The pole. The curtain pole might seem insignificant in comparison to the curtains, but it is equally as important. Make sure you choose one that will suit the style of your home. You might choose a plain pole and decorative curtains or vice versa.
  • No lining. Linen curtains are unlined and they typically look best when combined with a blind
  • Measurements. Curtains are such an important part of the décor that you want to make sure they fit properly. Use a measuring tape to measure the width and length of your window area.

French linen curtains look fabulous no matter which windows they are gracing, so now you know what to do, measure up and get shopping!

Best Ideas

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These French linen curtains are in my master bedroom, and my husband and I couldn't be happier with the look and feel of it. They've got the floral pattern and light, structure, which is easy to care for.

Very french beautiful linen voile curtain panel with embroidery

Very French. Beautiful linen voile curtain panel with embroidery ...

2 x tab top french country cotton linen

2 x tab top french country cotton linen

Enchant your living room with this 2 x tab top French country linen crochet lace curtain panel. Made of cotton with striking design and beautiful, floral embellishemnts, the panel can really make a difference in the appearance of your home decor.

French linen curtains

Made of linen curtains for the window is an excellent way to subtle window décor ideal for any interior design. A beautiful bow at the bottom and soft white colors captivate, and the interior remains bright and cozy.

French curtains

Amazing decoration for windows that crave for feminine French accents. Those linen curtains, beautifully laced and delicate, are embellished with floral pattern of blooming flowers and smal leaves. Machine-washable.

Off white lace fabric retro embroidered

Off white lace fabric retro embroidered

French linen curtains. These here are white and beautifully finished. We’re sure it took plenty of time and hard work to decorate them in such a spectacular way. There is nothing like linen curtains to add an ethereal, rich vibe to an interior.

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... curtain curtains french linen sheer window type curtains vendor

Country french curtains

These French linen curtains are a bit heavier than usual, perhaps because they are extra long. The mysterious, dim colour makes them especially appropriate for luxurious, grand mansions, where they can introduce a bit of drama.

Tab top french country style cotton linen crochet lace curtain

... Tab Top French Country Style Cotton Linen Crochet Lace Curtain

Lace Window Curtain, French Crochet Window Panels, Pair Cotton Crochet Curtains 49 inch by 66 inch Cream

Opt for this French crochet window panel for your interior and allow yourself to actually surrender to the beauty of this handmade piece. It will ensure a boost of rustic charm and appeal in your space and shield your room from the light.

French drapery

Very beautiful window curtain inspired of vintage style. This element is made of delicate, bright velvet and decorated of floral, natural pattern. This type of decoration made every interior more cozy and stylish.

Greige curtains

An aesthetic vintage linen half curtain in beiges with white. It features stylised embroidered monograms (letters B and R) near the central part, delicate floral designs along edges and a darker bottom edge. It looks great with white side drapes.

French kitchen curtains

Designed in a lovely French style and bathed in pure white, those linen drapes are, simply, exquisite in their appearance. The drapes beautifully emphasize bedroom windows, are easy to hang and machine-washable.

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66 for pair, 2 x French Country Provincial Linen Crochet Lace Curtain ...

French curtains design

Opt for these amaizng pleated draperies for your interior that sport the french linen finish and a cream, neutral tone of the fabric to really complement your interior and make it shine through with style.

White cottage dresser 3

I've got a romantic, clean and restful bedroom, so I was looking for more additions. I found these French country cottage linen curtains. They brings a lot of charm into my room.

Hydrangea Adjustable Window Tie-Up Shade

Hydrangea Adjustable Window Tie-Up Shade

This charming adjustable tie-up window shade is a wonderful detail any interior decor. Made of artificial linen is subtly decorated and gives the interior a gentle character. Perfect for windows in the living room or bedroom.

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French print curtains

Do a header of linen layers, un hemmed and barely ruffled. Tea dye the linen or use different textures to highlight the layers

French lace kitchen curtains

French linen curtains – no better way to decorate your windows, especially during spring or summer. These ethereal curtains will add some dramatic, mysterious atmosphere to your living room, without overwhelming it.

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Heart linen voile curtain x 1 | Bliss and Bloom

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French Country Curtains Neutral Toile Drapes Linen-Colored

Pure french linen curtain set in natural

Pure French Linen Curtain Set in Natural

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50 Best of Signature French Linen Curtain Panels