For doorway to upstairs - do with two different sides quilting cotton from JoAnn

curtains as elegant room divider for small home design. tricks> color blends into the wall, hang the curtains high to make room seem "longer".sweeping on the floor for casual.

Doorway Curtain Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel, and Decor

Doorway Curtain Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel, and Decor - for living room entrance from foyer

Even better: use two sheers- for easier walk-through (in a doorway) and to create more ruffles -hang two loops per hook -for doors or windows.

CURTAINS :: Hang curtains the new way! Scrap wood from an old bench, cheap hooks from Home Depot & sheer curtains from IKEA by Banphrionsa

Hanging curtains in kitchen, and over doorways, to save on gas bill. Great idea!

Hanging Curtains in Our Kitchen {save tons of $ on your gas bill}

Nicole’s Boho Entryway: Four Ways

Nicole's Boho Entryway: Four Ways

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Gorgeous Ideas for Doorway Drapes

Doorway Drapes A simple flounce of fabric in a doorway, a portiere, distinguishes a room.

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Portières, or doorway curtains, used the same rods and rings as window treatment. Popular from the until the end of the century, portières framed the entrances to public rooms, such as a parlor or dining room.

great idea, esp. over doorways to prevent

Swing arm rods – covers the window but make it look bigger when open! by octokat - Home Interior Decoration Secrets - Home Interior Decoration Secrets

I love the slightly sloppy striped curtains dragging on the old ship floor with the great trim on top.  You almost feel like you're going back stage at the circus or a vaudeville theater. It doesn't hurt that 'back stage' is a blue lounge for reading great books under the stairs :)

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Like the curtain in the doorway.

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Love the color! our kitchen remodel, countertops, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, hutch in place of cabinets and my grandmother s chandelier