DIY Maven on Curbly has a tutorial on how to sew your own pocketed window topper (valance).
DIY Maven writes:
Besides pillows and pillow slipcovers, curtains and window toppers are some of the easiest home decor projects to sew. You don’t need to spend money on a store-bought pattern for this simple pocketed (meaning it has a pocket for a rod) window topper.
Read more on how to make a pocketed window topper – Link.
CRAFT – Valance Tutorial – Link.