Recently when I was visiting Ikea with my friend Cindy (SweetPeasandButterBeans) while she purchased a room divider I started thinking about using curtains to cover my bookcases. It's not a new concept and one I often forget about, but curtains are great at both dividing a space and acting instead of doors (think laundry room). I decided to pick up a set of curtains ($19.99 with Ikea Family), two rods ($3.50 each), mounting brackets ($1.50 each) and get this space covered.
A very easy project later my supplies are now covered up. I do want to go back and add a second panel to each side so the curtains have more pleats and don't look like a single sheet hanging. For now though, they are really making my space feel less cluttered and helping me focus. Notice I was too
More of the studio makeover to come. Next- no sew, no tools required curtains.