Idea to Steal: Mixed Prints on Stair Risers
I spotted this staircase with mismatched swatches of wallpaper applied to the base of each step on the cover of the spring catalog for Serena and Lilly. Here’s the design details that made this look work…1. A crisp white background lets the prints stand out, doesn’t compete and creates plenty of negative space between them.2. A simple color palette of navy and white with a shot of orange unifies the patterns and keeps things from looking too busy.3.
Should you paint your wood floors or is that blasphemous?
The clouds have parted and the sun is shining down upon *dadada daaa* the next trend I bring you...painted wood floors! They're striking, fascinating, awesome... Or are they? To tell you the truth, I am very torn about this trend. I love wood floors. Real, original, rich wood floors- especially rustic or dark wood floors. …