Making a Classic Roman Shade - Martha Stewart DIY Decorating. My cats love shoving their little faces between the mini blinds (thus bending and breaking the blinds), so these (made of strong fabric) might be a solution.
The Real Simple Cordless Roller Shade features a thermal back for better light control, energy efficiency and a uniform exterior look from the outside. It's also cordless and provides improved safety for homes with children and pets.
Beadboard ceiling in kitchen/eat in? For a traditional farmhouse look, try V-bead (far left) or V-bead (top). Wider "boards" tend to look less busy in a large space. There are also custom styles, like casual, random-width V-bead (near left).