Red-and-white wallpaper energizes the center hall of designer Kristiina Ratia’s Connecticut residence. Dark contrasting accents, such as the vintage lamps, ebonized frame, and gleaming floor, pump up the visual volume.
Awning stripes in soft shades of cream and gray are painted onto the walls of a guest room at designer getaway in Normandy, France, a house whose color scheme references the moody landscape.
Designer painted the office-cum-guest room of her Harlem apartment with a dashing arrangement of orange, black, white, and gray stripes. The color scheme is straight out of the early 19th century, while the effect is utterly mod.
Interior designer inventively set off the vertical stripes of a client’s laundry room by papering the adjacent bath with the same pattern applied horizontally. The wall covering is Large Stripe by .
In a tower bedroom of his French country house, designer amplified the space's angles by installing Simply Stripes wallpaper. Vintage fabrics in the same palette were made into curtains.
Lilac-and-white hand-painted stripes provide a crisp background for an eclectic Paris salon decorated by Brussels-based designer . They also help visually organize the array of art and objects.
The barrel-vaulted master bath of Jamie Creel and Marco Scarani’s apartment in Paris is lined with black-and-white stripes. Extended onto a section of the ceiling, the pattern adds extra drama to the niche framing the nickel-and-brass tub.
The Manhattan apartment of and her family features a dashing butler's pantry whose walls sport earth-tone stripes in an eye-catching horizontal formation.
In the master bedroom of Gaser Tabakoglu’s Germantown, New York, home, an Anglo-Indian bed rises amid walls lined with red-and-white stripes. The vertical pattern has the effect of making the canopy bed look as if it’s seamlessly connected to the walls.
Art consultant Quito Fierro gave the guest bedroom of his Paris apartment the look of an elegant cage by sheathing the walls in a striped fabric by . The bed’s airy metal canopy seems to disappear into the pattern.
In his Manhattan loft, architect upgraded the guest bath with a graphic wall covering (Large Stripe by ) whose horizontal treatment jazzes up the classic space.
Vibrant orange-and-pink stripes race down the bedroom-corridor walls of designer Victorian weekend house in Southampton, New York.
Artist Christopher Farnam hand-painted stripes up the nursery-wing walls of the Long Island residence of antiques dealers Charsi and Ian Harrington. The fresh blue-and-white scheme is a reference to the nearby Atlantic Ocean.