Kitchens are one of our favorite spots for natural fiber window coverings. Because they tend to be bright, light, airy spaces, with few deep, dark colors to ground them, the shades add depth and warmth to what can become too clean of a space to be welcoming.
Plus, they roll almost all the way up, so they don’t block the sun that you want from streaming through. The room above, featured in Southern Accents and designed by Suzanne Kasler, has blinds similar to these Radiance Imperial Matchstick Rollups Shades.
The room below, designed by Barbara Berry and photographed for Architectural Digest, is another example of a similar shade used in
This bright, cheerful living room, photographed in Traditional Home blends several different shades of wood, and bamboo blinds on the French doors and windows tie the shades of wood and yellow accessories nicely. These Laguna Bamboo Roll-Up Blinds offer a similar color tone and a super-fun texture.