Graphic stripes are the perfect background for other pops of colour.
Fashion designer Christian Lacroix's Painted Silk-Twill Scarf (top left, top right) was the inspiration behind his cushion for Designers Guild (bottom left). Scattered blue, red and purple flowers stand out even more against simple black and white stripes. Similarly, in this Montreal nursery, colourful art pops against dramatic wallpaper.
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