No. You do not need curtains with shutters. Window shutters are an all-around excellent window dressing that provides flexibility, privacy and light control on their own. Plus, they look stylish.
Can you pair shutters and curtains? Yes! When done right, pairing shutters and curtains can add texture and warmth to a room. Whether you want to update your home décor, block out existing light or add a softness to your home, pairing shutters and curtains will work wonders.