These consist of shirrings at the top and soft endings which are usually of the form of scallops or poufs.
There are many other types of valances such as pouf Curtains, pleated valances, swags, jabots, tapered valances and many more. But before choosing any of the above mentioned type
You need to choose from the basic options in context to color, line, form, texture and space. When you choose the basic aspects for your valances, you can start your expedition for hardware for your windows.
The second most important point to keep in mind is the direction in which your windows are set. For instance, if your windows are located east or north, then they will obstruct the incoming of light in comparison to the windows in the south or west direction. Therefore, choose a fabric material which let almost same amount of light come in.