Decorating With Stripes
Stately and masculine, vertical stripes on walls or drapes create an illusion of height, making a low ceiling feel higher. If you are drawn to verticals but worry about the risk of treading into circus-tent territory, play it safe with muted tone-on-tone stripes—for example, a cream-and-beige combination, suggests Griffin.
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