A recent post on The Glitter Guide featuring striped walls has inspired me to paint a some in our house. Maybe above the fireplace mantel or in the foyer?
My favourite painted stripes are monochromatic though I wish I were bold enough to do them in a metallic or navy and white. I've even come across striped wall decals which would be the perfect way to add interest to a rental space.
Have a look at the gorgeous striped rooms below.
Since I am an incredibly poor and lazy painter, this 'how to' from Houzz will come in handy: