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Roman Shades Reinvented

March 17, 2015 3:01 pm

Roman shades and stripes are classic design elements on their own, but when you put them together the results are amazing. Looking through This Old House and Architectural Digest we found two great examples of this. Crazy Colorful This room has varied color palate of blues and yellows that might be a little hard to match. By choosing window shades that have a few colors, one of which matching the walls, the window coverings don’t get lost in the design scheme. The roman shades give this room the structure and clean lines it needs. Get the Look: Premier Roman Shades in Windsor Cranberry with a flat fold style are a good choice. They will fold up the set of shades on the side do, but will also hang nicely when completely lowered. Simply Striped We love this room because of its simplicity. It has a really clean color palate that is easy to recreate. The fact that the chairs are upholstered in a fabric similar to the window shades show that the little details matter. Get the Look: Super Value Roman Shades in Troika Hemp are clean and not too busy. You could probably find a similar fabric to upholster chairs with... View Article

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Watch Out For: Woven Woods!

November 26, 2014 5:28 am

Woven wood shades are insanely popular, they’ve been everywhere these past few months. Recently, we saw them in Architectural Digest in a fresh new way. Usually when you think bamboo blinds, you think beach-y or completely casual. Here, the window shades are shown in a way that makes them look upscale and essential as room décor. We love the light the shades let in. It makes the room seem brighter and bigger. Get the look: Bali Deluxe Natural Woven Wood Shades in Uplands Cambria isn’t woven too tightly, so lots of light can come in and it is in a really light color that goes well with light colored walls. Natural Classic Roman Style Woven Wood Shades in Mesh Reeds Cinnamon has a tighter weave for additional privacy and light control. Show us how you use woven wood shades in your home for a chance to be featured on our blog!

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