Looking to dress up your home for the holidays? Want to spruce up your look without spending a lot? Stop and examine your window coverings. Are your valances outdated? Are your curtain fabrics from another decade? Consider going “green” with one of the hottest trends today:

Natural Woven Shades. Often called “bamboo shades”, these verstile window coverings are raised and lowered like a traditional blind. They offer popular styles that mimic everything from bamboo to grassy matchsticks, and have unique looks that fir beautifully in virtually any decor. These interesting options provide a diffused light as well as privacy, and come in a huge selection of styles and colors. Wood grain blinds are also HOT with designers because they can be mixed and matched – blended from room to the next with a smooth transition that is both pleasing to the eye as well as surprising. Choose interesting hardware such as metal or iron accents, and enhance the shades with color complementary fabric binding and you have a custom look that screams style. Offered in a flat fold shade, relaxed and Roman styles, Natural Woven window shades provide a smooth and graceful way to bring the outdoors in.