The style of curtain heading you choose has a big impact on the overall look of your room. We offer a range of styles to suit different looks – from formal and traditional to modern and contemporary. If you’re not sure which style will work best, we can help you make the right choice. See the examples below for inspiration:

Curtain Heading Styles

Pencil Pleat

Pencil pleat is the traditional heading for curtains and valances.

Tab Top

Tab top is a contemporary heading suitable for all fabrics.


A decorative alternative for curtain poles, suitable for all curtain fabrics.

Triple/Pinch Pleat

Decorative, luxurious heading suitable for all fabrics with a tailored look.


A formal, luxurious hand made heading style.

Inverted Pleat

Inverted pleat is a smart and modern heading.