When some think of wallpaper it brings to mind a stuffy, outdated, floral print. This is not your grandmother's wallpaper. Wallpaper has recently come back into fashion in a triumphant way. It can be a great addition to a space to accelerate the design.
Wallpaper dates back to before the 1700s. It was originally designed to mimic the large tapestries that the wealthy would hang on their walls for decoration and insulation. Those with less money turned to hanging large sheets of paper that were painted with designs to brighten up their rooms.
Here is a recent project from Donna Dufresne Design. This bathroom needed an update and wallpaper was a great option to add a bold new look. You can see how simply adding wallpaper instead of repainting gave the space quite a dramatic change.
Lastly, here are some examples of current wallpaper options that we love.