10 Living Room Window Treatments Under $80 for Every Style

Treat your windows to something pretty and update the look of your space with some fresh, new curtains.

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August 10, 2021

Paint has a well-earned reputation as the easiest, quickest and cheapest way to refresh a room. There's something deeply satisfying about the instant gratification and the transformational impact gained from painting the walls in your home. That said, what if I told you that there was actually a quicker, easier and cheaper fix to reimagine your space?

Enter, window treatments.

Never underestimate the power that a set of Roman shades, gauzy sheers or classic curtain panels have to up the ante in your living room design. Window treatments serve as a visual focal point and work double-time to express personal style and provide privacy for your family.

Convinced you need new curtains? Check out these budget-friendly window treatments to shop for your living room.

From $33

Brighten your living room with these sleek, color-block blackout panels. The sophisticated curtains feature a white base and a bold gray trim that creates a striking contrast against neutral and vibrant backdrops. The panel design appears higher quality than standard curtains and is crafted to provide your family with complete privacy throughout the night.

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From $109

Luxurious and lustrous, these gray curtain panels are fail-proof picks to give your living room windows high-end appeal. The weighty drapes exude drama with their smoky tone and subtle, shimmery finish. Snag a single panel or scoop up a set and choose between three standard lengths to best fit your space.

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From $24.99

Make the most of your neutral family room design with these understated striped window sheers. The lightweight panels feature an ivory base that invites sunlight into your space and faded charcoal stripes that bring interest to your walls without overpowering their surroundings.

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$49.99 $40
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Perfectly preppy and classic, this damask panel fits well with coastal-traditional style spaces. Blue medallions add a touch of formality and color while the simple woven, neutral background keeps the style versatile. A double layer of insulation helps with heat and light control.

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From $31

Escape the eyes of the outside world with these cozy privacy Roman shades. These cordless shades are crafted from fabric and yield a luxurious look in any living room design. Even better? Each shade is expertly designed with energy-saving insulation that aids in lowering your monthly bill each month.

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$75.99 $58
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Skip the heavy drapes and show off your charming window frames with these textured Roman shades. This natural shade design offers your living room the same privacy and shade expected from standard blinds while simultaneously ushering warmth and dimension into your design.

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Breezy and beautiful, these curtains are crafted from soft, woven cotton trimmed with playful pom-poms. Perfect for a bohemian living room, these curtains are a fun, functional way to bring color and cheer to your space.

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From $68

Make a major statement with this colorful, feminine drape. Rich jewel-toned birds and flowers pop against the soft pale pink background creating a striking, elegant combination of nature and whimsy. These panels would look right at home in a maximalist, granny-style space or stand out in a pared-down room.

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From $70

Bring in a natural, textural element to your living space with a pair of linen curtain panels. The easy, relaxed draping of linen exudes a casual, lived-in feel that's perfect for a family den or laid-back living room.

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$105.25 $86
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For a modern, neutral space, we love this top-rated design. With three ways to hang it — rod pocket, rings or back tab — this panel allows for some personalization to get just the right look. A light-filtrating liner provides privacy without darkening the room.

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