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Striped stair runner.... Like the idea, but the carpet...not so much...
painted stairs ideas! Multi color stripes
White painted floors, pop of color on the unique striped stair runner.
This stair runner reminds me of our house when I was growing up!! It had stripes kind of like this, and we used to go up and down stepping different patterns along the stripes, avoiding a certain colour, etc... Memories!
a home in lombardy, italy by the style files, via Flickr- great handcrafted crate-box-cube shelving storage
Nice treatment of treads on a stair - looks like a braided runner by Diamond Baratta
Love the paint colors. The house belonged to a bootlegger, and there is a hole from where a tap was once hidden in the step. The barrel can still be seen from the basement.
Staircase Ideas: Mulit-colored stripes painted on stairs
painted stairs - I want to take the runner off my stairs and paint them.
Is this how you run a patterned runner when the stairs change direction?
Painted negative space stair runner on wood floors
Colourful Stairs at Nate Saint House by Leanne Hooper, via Flickr
i love this blast of red within the white space. (photo by Jenny Brandt for Dos Family)