dresser and chair low res
Beauty in the Old - A close-up of the bedroom's hand-painted 18th-century Chinese wallpaper, in all its tattered, patched, beguiling beauty. "I papered the bedroom wall in the spirit of a collage, making the most of a beautiful old thing," says Kaihoi. - I think this could be done without the antique wallpaper, with handmade paper or something like that. Pretty accent wall idea for a small space.
bird and flower wall painting
La Maison Boheme: Bohemian Interiors at Their Best
Umberto Pasti's rainy season house in Tangiers. World of Interiors, photo: Christopher Simon Sykes.
Once Upon A Tea Time.... Design Stories: A Rainy Season House
Winchester Cathedral. Medieval floor tiles have been patched using modern copies.
Syrian Chair with Mother of Pearl Inlay Work.
Twin Set. A small guest room gets a dramatic treatment with paisley "headboards". Cottage Living
Powder Rooms pasted with colourful pages depicting shells, birds, crustaceans, and more from a reprint of Albertus Seba’s 1731 Cabinet of Natural Curiosities. Elle Decor
Botanical Illustrations make an early form of wallpaper at Carolus Linnacus's Swedish estate. Photo by Ingalill Snitt
katiedid: Great Walls....A Give Away
Bold and way ahead of his time. Hawaii fabric designed by Josef Frank, Sweden c.1945.
Art prints, from £14.95, Marion McConaghie at Easyart.