These discount roman shades are high quality at a fraction of the price. They are room darkening but not 100% blackout. They include a thermal backing with white acrylic foam for energy efficiency. Roman Shades offer the fashion of soft drapery while providing privacy and light control. This Roman shade comes as a standard flat fold which is a simple, elegant, tailored design with no horizontal seams or stitching. Ships within 7 to 10 days.