Roman blinds will turn your room into an elegantly styled one. They come in different types of fabrics, so you will have a wide selection to choose from. Roman blinds are made with very thick fabrics, are very good for privacy and also serve as a shield against sunlight. Roman blinds come in very attractive designs too. They are very symmetric looking, therefore giving the whole room a very strong look. Roman shades are different from standard window shades as they stack up evenly when being opened; however, when they are open they are visibly smooth, not bumpy or ribbed like typical vertical shades or blinds.