How to Get Creases out of Curtains Without Ironing?

Getting creases out of curtains are always been a problem.

There are many other laundry appliances that you can use to remove wrinkles from curtains.

If you’re worried about using an iron to remove them, in this article I’m going to show you how can you get creases out of curtains without using an iron with simple easy step by step process.

Let’s get started:

How to get creases out of curtains without Ironing?

You can use your washing machine, dryer, or fabric steamer to remove creases out of your curtains easily. Fabrics such as polyester, nylon or Lycra will not need ironing. Ironing beautiful curtains, made of different materials are not so ironing friendly. You can use alternatives of ironing to remove wrinkles.

To be on the safe side, always check the tags and read the instruction properly. Know the fabric type, washing instructions and temperature check.

Washing Machine

Check the tag before washing it. If it’s washable, then use the lowest setting with a short cycle to wash the drapes or curtains.

When using a washing machine make sure to not use any cleaning agent.


You can put the curtains & drapes into a dryer after you’ve washed them (or without washing them) using a delicate or permanent press cycle. This is the best way to remove wrinkle out of curtains.

Fabric Steamer -Most recommended

Hang the curtains or drapes and use a fabric steamer and steam them to remove wrinkles out of clothes. Do not touch the steamer nozzle directly to the curtain, always keeps a distance around 8 to 10 inches.

Also read: 5 Best Ways to Get Wrinkles Out of Khakis or pants?

How do you get wrinkles out of sheer curtains without an iron?

To get winkle out of sheer curtains you can use a clothes steamer. Fill the steamer at maximum level. Point the steamer nozzle near the sheer curtain and hold the steam burst button. Let it air dry and wrinkles will be gone. If not repeat the process.

Note: Sheer curtains are very thin & semi-transparent in nature, so make sure to set the temperature to the lowest possible setting. You can use the above method to remove wrinkles out of chiffon without using an iron.


If you’ve wanted to wrinkle free your curtains or drapes without using an iron then you can use fabric steamers. Fabric steamers are best as it will take less time to remove wrinkles as compared to a washing machine or a dryer.

Washing machine and dryers are more costly in terms of electricity expanses plus I don’t like to put my new curtains & drapes into these appliances.

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