Applying narrow strips of molding to look like panels is a popular treatment known as picture framing. Frame sizes often vary around the room, emphasizing small spaces above doors and windows and highlighting large wall spaces for art placement, but the key to eye-pleasing design is keeping the spacing between frames uniform and edges aligned
Small dining room idea. I love the buffet and dark wall with light paneling. Very dramatic. I also think keeping a dark accent wall on the far wall and lightening up the sides would create the illusion of length and be really awesome! Especially with a gorgeous light fixture.
Bathroom in 'Carriage House' by Hare + Klein Design: originally built in 1850 as a carriage house, it was converted into a metal castings factory in the early 1900s before more recently being transformed into a home.