And it’s not your mothers wallpaper!
Wallpaper is another area of interior design where advances in technology have produced some stunning, interesting, unique results. It possesses design powers that can transform a room in both subtle and bold ways from contemporary, to traditional, to transitional design.
6 things to consider when choosing a wallpaper
- The size of the room
- The scale of the paper
- Is it for an accent wall or the entire room
- The style of your home
Sounds easy enough, right? Let’s consider the first two items on the list. Many people think a small room would require a small print when in fact the opposite can produce dramatic results:
large scale print in small room
The reality of it is wallpaper can be tricky and to get professional results that will give you a look that flows with the design of your home, create a wow factor, and be timeless it is best to consult the experts.
Breakfast room before
This client was ready to change out the wallpaper in her kitchen and breakfast area.
We chose a bold, large scale print (top right of the board here) to bring your eye up, brighten the rooms, enhance her cabinetry and highlight her antique stained glass chandelier. We’re also updating the window treatments and the chair cushions.
The project is underway and we’ll be posting the after photos on our Facebook page.
Check these out!
Just a small sampling of what’s out there.
If you hold on to something long enough it will come back in style.
Murals are making a comeback and there’s a lot to be said about the design power they possess! These images will speak for themselves:
Are you thinking of wallpapering a room? Give us a call and we’ll help you decide on the best print, color, scale, and overall design that will you suit your home.
Have questions? Just ask! We’d love to hear from you!
Let’s create great design.
Eco friendly process
We strive to bring you the best choices in eco friendly design practices and products. Flavor Paper is one of our favorite sources for environmentally friendly wallpaper. All paper is made to order and they use only water based inks without solvents, so your paper never emits toxins.
Be kind to Mother Earth.