Q: The living room of our apartment opens onto a little balcony. The door out is between two large plate glass windows. My question is, what kind of curtains to use that will cover the windows and still let us go in and out the door?
A: While you could install curtains that would draw clear of the door when needed, it may be that curtains per se are not really your best answer here.
In the photo we show here, New York designer Michelle Slovak solves a similar problem by using a clever combination treatment: