This lovely traditional dining room gains a dramatic entry point with the use of draperies and a stained glass transom above the doorway. (via Gaillardia show home - traditional - dining room - oklahoma city - by Rick Hoge)
Transform a simple doorway into a pretty passage. Hang curtains in a standard doorway to add a soft, decorative touch to a room. For a sophisticated finish, top the curtains with a classic valance made from an architectural pediment.
Intense Colors - in this entrance hall of a Pennsylvania farmhouse, designer Jeffrey Bilhuber chose a regal blue, based on a color he had seen at Mount Vernon. A settee is covered in Le Gracieux's Kirachi -- House Beautiful