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5 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Taking the Wallpaper Plunge

Wallpaper is a big commitment. On a scale from Tinder to eHarmony, it’s more along the lines of arranged marriage. However, while repainting your walls over and over can be great fun, sometimes a dozen Benjamin Moores just can’t compare to a one-of-a-kind striking print that will always stay true to itself and never leave you because it’s literally plastered to your wall with a heavy-duty adhesive. If you’re still unsure about taking the wallpaper plunge, here are 5 either/or questions to guide you through your wallpaper courtship.

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Posted on Sep 7, 2017

How To Make a Quick & Easy Folding Room Screen — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

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Privacy screens are like folding sculptures, both visually interesting as well as functional. In an outside space, they are a buffer between you and the neighbors, or can block out the bright sun. Inside, they divide spaces, hide clutter, or even serve as a headboard. Making a custom screen is also (surprisingly!) a quick and easy DIY.

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Posted on Aug 22, 2017

A Mouthwatering Look That’ll Make Your Home Feel Like Summer Year-Round — Currently Obsessed

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As a renter who loves the look of wallpaper, I’m constantly tempted to try peel-and-stick versions, but the installation (no matter how easy the instructions claim it is) seems like such an ordeal that I’ve avoided temp wallpaper altogether. However, sometimes, something comes along that seems worth the effort, and right now, for me, that’s lemon-motif wallpaper. It might just get me to bite the bullet and curse my way through hanging some in my apartment.

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Posted on Aug 18, 2017

Compelling Evidence that Faux Wall Finishes Can Be Cool

Somewhere along the way, fooling people into thinking you have a brick or stone wall — where a mere plain, plaster wall stands — became a very “uncool” thing to do. I’m here to tell you, however, that it’s not always a bad idea. It can look good — and it’s easier to pull off than ever before.

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Posted on Aug 17, 2017

An Old-School Design Feature That’s Making a Comeback

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Whether you call it lattice, trelliage, trellage —or the more French treillage — the look of latticework layered over an interior wall has always been a favorite. Popularized by the fabulous Elsie de Wolfe (though earlier surviving examples of this artform date back to the late 19th century), the style fell out of fashion for its formal feel.

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Posted on Aug 14, 2017

DIY Handpainted Faux Wallpaper: Easy & Beautiful, Even on Textured Walls

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Meet Katherine Freeman Hocke , a Texas-based artist who specializes in mixed media, layering textures and colors to get her signature look. While she primarily practices her art on canvas and paper (check out her shop here), with her recent purchase of a 1930s home she has begun translating her painterly visions and passion for interiors into DIY-able projects in and around her home.

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Posted on Jul 31, 2017

A Foolproof Formula to Make Any Blank Wall Sensational — GIF Magic

Blank walls are BORING. But don’t just stop after a coat of paint or a piece of art. Don’t just stop after one layer of decor. Keep piling on the layers until you get a composition that will add excitement to any room. I recently saw a perfect example of a beautifully layered feature wall, and it’s a design formula anyone can use to turn a blank wall into a sensational statement wall.

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Posted on Jul 6, 2017

Outrageously Gorgeous Wallpapered Rooms On Instagram This Week

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I have a nightly routine of sitting on the sofa after dinner (before I carry on with tidying up, reading, or whatnot) and catching up on my Instagram feed from the day. Likely I’m not alone here, nor am I alone, surely, when it comes to oohing and ahhing over gorgeous interiors, bookmarking as I go, but then quickly forgetting what I saved. Well, lately, I’ve started going back to review my picks and I noticed something: everything I dogeared this week (with the exception of recipes and ridiculous memes I share with my bffs) involved a room with wallpaper.

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Posted on Jun 23, 2017

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