If you’re planning to dress up a wall, and murals and fancy wallpapers don’t appeal to you, go for the striped treatment! It’s both modern and stylish, and has the amazing ability to jazz up a tired-looking space. 


The wide black and white stripes of this bedroom’s wallpaper mirror the four poster bed gorgeously, creating a stately yet funky statement.
(Interior design by Arete Culture)

The lofty height of this terrace house is emphasised by the colourful vertical stripes of the feature wall.
(Interior design by Lato Design)

You simply can’t go wrong with black and white stripes – the simple yet dramatic pattern plays up an awkward corner in this snazzy home.
(Interior design by Design Intervention)

Don’t neglect your ceiling either! When most leave it bare, painting it over with grey and white stripes gives an all-white room much needed visual interest.
(Interior design by JQ Ong/ The Association)

Instead of using funky carpentry work to build a feature wall for the entertainment set, painted rows of monochromatic stripes work as well to anchor the entire living room.
(Interior design by Area Infinity)

If you feel that a two-toned striped wall is appears too graphic, you can also opt for something as subtle as the striped finish of this warm brown-orange laminate. 
(Interior design by Lato Design)

Don’t go overboard with covering the walls with stripes. Simply pick 1 anchoring wall and leave the rest plain for some breathing space. This also creates a bigger contrast and impact for the striped wall. 
(Interior design by Pure Interior)

Aside from paint and wallpaper, tiles with striped motifs would be a more practical solution to inject some fun into the bathroom.
(Interior design by Lato Design)

Having white and blue stripes for the wall brings a stylish and modern twist to the nautical theme.     
(Interior design by Make Room)


Looking for more ways to jazz up your walls? Hop over to:
+ What accent colour should I use for the walls?
+ 20 eye-catching feature walls to drool over
+ 10 reasons why you should consider glass walls for your home 

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