Hanging curtains is simple right? Just attach the pole above the window and make sure it’s wide enough. No so. Apparently high and wide is the way to go. Young House Love-rs Sherry and John blogged about curtains hung above and outside the window frame here, as a great way of enhancing the room, and making it look bigger.
The gap can seem a bit unusual at first but this can be remedied with blinds. You can see the difference here:
I love the drama added to the room and will definitely be trying it in the knest.