Build curtain rods out of copper plumbing pipe for $35. They are strong, surprisingly easy to make, and very attractive. Can paint them for greater variety.
DIY copper curtain rod - BrittanyMakes
These look like my curtain rods in my living room. My husband made mine with copper tubing and the copper hardware to attach it. We got it all from a local hardware store.
Striped curtains with pom pom trim A pair of full length pencil pleat curtains with a pom pom trim leading edge. Ivory curtain pole and matching holdbacks. Fabric and trim by Susie Watson. Poles and holdbacks supplied by LJ Curtains.
Hometalk :: Thrifty Copper Pipe Curtain Rod. I like this design better than most diy rods because you can take the curtains down easily for washing.
Bay window curtain poles - The Bradley Collection
Hang up a pair of curtains on one pole, and a voile on another to create a…
Steampunk Industrial Style Urban Copper Pipe Curtain Pole Rail 100 - 200cm by UrbanFoxInteriors on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/491884031/steampunk-industrial-style-urban-copper
Soft-Top Construction - Choosing the Best Window Treatments for Your Home on HGTV-hemmed & lined but void of pleats.note the curved rail.ideal for rustic or casual interior
Simple tie back curtain....love it pulled toward the top on one side.....drapes well! Sooo plain and prim!