One of my favorite looks for windows is layering a woven or bamboo shade under curtains. But, I sometimes forget how much I like the look of using a bigger, bold pattern on a roman shade and layering it with curtains in a smaller print or a solid:
This is the reverse of how I usually approach windows, but I think it’s a good look. What do you think?
A few fun fabrics that could make really pretty roman shades:
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And, a few more ideas—in case you’re up for a DIY project or have existing shades that could use a little love. In my latest article for Better Homes & Gardens, I’m sharing some easy do-it-yourself ideas for embellishing and making roman shades: