Pleated shades are a fashionable window treatment option, whether as a stand alone or accompanied by a drapery treatment. They feature a decorative fabric in permanent accordion like pleats that are crisp and stylish. Like honeycomb shades they also lift and lower with the use of a pull cord or some with a cordless lift. Woven fabric brings out the color intensity an material texture. Pleated shade fabrics are available in various densities to filter the sunlight or completely block it out. Pleated shades are available with the top down bottom up option to give the shade more versatility. Pleated shades are available in many different colors to match any decor. Just like honeycomb shades, all window shapes are possible. Prices can vary by brand, size, fabric and lift options chosen.