Have you purchased a set of mini blinds at the store that were on sale, but are not what you thought? A great way to reuse them if you cannot return them is to do a DIY project. Something that just might be a perfect idea is to find out how to turn mini blinds into roman shades.
When you know how to turn mini blinds into roman shades, then you will have a whole new way to update the look of a room. Faux wood blinds are the best choice for this project as roman shades will be made out of wood. Vinyl blinds will not be durable enough.
All you need to do is cut some string and remove the slats to make your roman shades. This is the easy part of how to turn mini blinds into roman shades. The remainder of the project involves attaching all your fabric getting the length set correctly. Watch the video below for step-by-step instructions for this project.