Spray paint these babies and you have curtain rods for $2 - there is a great idea for easy pinch pleat drapes on this website too...
Thomas_Paul_Fabric_curtain_rod_05 by benhepworth, via Flickr
#21. Use PVC pipe to make low-cost curtiain rods! -- 29 Cool Spray Paint Ideas That Will Save You A Ton Of Money
Forget buying expensive curtains rods - this DIY version is super simple to make. All you need are some inexpensive supplies from the hardware store.
I'm never buying curtain rods again. Heading to Home Depot in the morning to buy a crapload of copper pipe, spraypaint and brackets.
Must pin! Cheapest way around to get thick sturdy curtain rods! Electrical conduit for the win.
pvc pipe curtain rods tutorial
This is a great idea: Put a shelf over a window and use the shelf brackets to hold a curtain rod- genius and beautiful AND gives a completely finished off look#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#
Easy way to save money! Buy cheapie curtain rods and wrap! You could choose wire, suede laces, rolled leather, sating "rat tail" cording, even cheap embroidery floss. Lovely and cheap idea for something a little different.