Remember that curtained entry door I loved so much that I shared it with you here? Well, there's one other approach to curtaining off an entry space that I've contemplated and now found in-the-flesh:
That is curtaining off the doorway from the entry to the rest of the home. It would create a feeling of an enclosed vestibule and - hopefully! - corral cold air into the entry. This example has a jewel-like hold-back that works nicely with the pendant lamp beyond.
Image: Laura Ashley