This is a pretty great system. This might be an idea for the living area partition. Sliding door, room divider design could be adapted to look more Asian to suit individual styles rather than Oriental style in the photo.
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My room divider - 2 bookshelves, a tension rod, and two curtain panels. Definitely incorporating bookshelves, but maybe only a 4 foot high divider. Is less for privacy than creating a separate sleeping area in a "teen cave"
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