Partial Canopy. Create one single panel instead of the two separate ones pictured. Also use curtain rods to hang them (paint to match the fabric if necessary). This may be a good idea for a way to really spruce up the room while keeping with apartment living.
DIY Dining room table with 2x8 boards (4.75 each = 31.00 total) from Lowes This is the coolest website!!! If you like Pottery Barn but can't spend the money, this website will give you tons of inspiration.