Tag Archives: wallpaper

the delightful trompe l’oeil wall paper of NLXL

Although the designs may not be everybody’s cup of tea, it is hard NOT to be amazed and delighted at the wonderful Dutch wallpapers of NLXL. De Gournay lovers look elsewhere.  These wallpapers are industrial, masculine, vintage and strong in their design … Continue reading

a window into kravet innovation

For those of us in the trade, Kravet is one of the world’s most prestigious names in fabric, furniture, wall covering, carpet and home accessories. Its brands cover the gamut of traditional to contemporary and include the original Kravet, the … Continue reading

the kaleidoscopic patterns and colors of IKAT

    If you’ve been observant, you’ve noticed that Ikat (pronounced “eee-cot”) pattern has been the rage with designers in the last couple of years. This ancient textile can now be found in everything from women’s bags to ice buckets … Continue reading

summer living week – Your very own mural

So in previous posts, I’ve recommended a line of wall stencils and wall paper which have worked very well in past projects. Although I have not used it (but plan on doing so with the right project because it is … Continue reading

Tie dyeing the walls

I’m normally a proponent of painting walls but sometimes that is not what a client wants.  Not long ago I was faced with looking for wallpaper.  After tireless searching, my client and I settled on a very creative and fun … Continue reading

A+ wall stencils

In hunting for a modern wall paper alternative, I found these amazing wall stencils … and I’m not talking about the vinyl peel off variety which come off the wall over time and whose fumes can make you gag. I’m … Continue reading