Posts Tagged ‘striped wallpaper’

Have you got low ceilings in your home? Do you want to make the room appear taller?

One of the easiest ways to achieve this is to paint the ceiling a light colour and include vertical stripes on the walls. You can paint vertical stripes but unless it’s a child’s bedroom, this might not look the best which is why I’m suggesting wallpaper.

Wallpaper with a stripe

However, wallpaper with rigid stripes can look quite regimental, what I like are wallpapers with a very very subtle vertical stripe and one of my favourites has to be the Chairs design by Barneby Gates.

Wallpaper by Barneby Gates


Featuring a number of chairs in different styles along a vertical line and separated by a rope design, the chairs are placed rather haphazardly but the double stripe still works. Available in two colourways, this is my new favourite ‘Striped’ wallpaper.


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Hello,  I really like using wallpaper within the home, whether it is on feature walls, on furniture, on all four walls, as a panel ….. and here I’m going to share all the gorgeous wallpaper pictures and designs that I come across. First one up is a new wallpaper by Barneby Gates that will be launched at Decorex this month.

Chairs Wallpaper

chairs wallpaper, unusual wallpaper, striped wallpaper

This wallpaper design features a hand drawn variety of chairs – from Chippendales to Ghost to Windsor chairs.  Talk about an interesting striped wallpaper – I like the rope designs that separates the chair designs too.  These Chairs wallpapers  can be purchased online, the Black on Parchment wallpaper is here and the Eau de Nil wallpaper here.

What room do you think would be most suited to this design?  The ‘stripe’ is going to make a room appear taller. I think it would look great in a home study or library or a hall.  What do you think?

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