This small blue living space has some lovely architectural detail which stands and and can be enjoyed more now having painted it white. The cool colors make the room feel more comfortable, while adding white slipcovered chairs and natural wall decor are finishing touches.
Bookcase with curtain -- I do this in my bedrooms! It is a feng shui fix to cut down the "chatter" of the books while you are sleeping... and it works! There are much softer and prettier curtain ideas, but this is one representation... LTM