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.
Don't think we will have an indoor fire place as hoping to have an outdoor fireplace on the decking area just next to the lounge (not sure if built in or a chimineera vibe). Contemporary living room with soft earth tones