More wall inspiration: wainscoting

pops of grey

For some reason I never really liked wainscoting. I always considered it to be associated with a very traditional country style of interior design, until I saw this dining room pictured above. By painting stripes on the wainscot and using modern white furniture, it actually adds something extra to this room.  It is also an easy way to add texture to a room. If the cap is big enough it even creates space for paintings or other decoration.

When I decided that wainscoting can actually look very nice, without looking too country, I found more examples that I liked and wanted to share with you. What do you think? Would you use it in your home?

soft green

image831

pictures (1)(2)(3)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s