These bright, cheerful vertical stripes coordinate with the pink and blue hues featured in this eclectic living room, while also leading the eye upstairs. Design by Cortney and Robert Novogratz.

via Domaine

Gorgeous Grays! Designer Living Rooms from HGTV.com --> http://www.hgtv.com/designers-portfolio/room/contemporary/living-rooms/8670/index.html#/id-8413/room-living-rooms?soc=pinterest

An entryway can be the optimal place to introduce the home’s color palette, as it is the first thing visitors see upon entering.

Ideas creativas y coloridas para decorar tus escaleras.

Beach Cottage staircase

I love this stair railing.

Perfectly painted stairs: Sadie & Stella in Nantucket

I have stairs in my house and I will paint them fabulous!

HGTV Dream Home 2013 Great Room: Glass doors offer a seamless transition from indoor to outdoor spaces on Kiawah Island, S.C. http://www.hgtv.com/dream-home/hgtv-dream-home-2013-great-room-pictures/pictures/index.html?soc=pinterest

Before and after staircase

click through for a before photo. Keep Home Simple: Our Split Level Fixer Upper

Painted stairs

Give a plain white staircase a whole new personality by creating a faux runner. Paint the outer edges, add stripes and stamp Xs and Os on the risers for a new, whimsical look.

madewell stairs

Eclectic Living-rooms from Judith Balis on HGTV

Stripes.

Eclectic Living-rooms from S&K Interiors on HGTV

Wood Staircase. Wainscoting. Sconce. Foyer.

Coastal Living Room

beautiful stairway, gallery wall and sconces