Combining plantation shutters with curtains is a great way to combine decorative beauty with practicality. Curtains add cosiness while shutters give privacy. Consider adding curtains to your shutters to add aesthetic appeal and create warmth in your room.
cellular shades (disappear neatly when they are open, allowing for maximum light during the day while providing privacy when they are drawn) - Need an invisible option for the big windows- maybe on remote control?
The Shingled House DIY: Easy Burlap Shades (for Less Than $20 Each)