Strong patterns are best used sparingly.
These mod designs are bold, not soothing, so use them where you want instant impact. Make a statement on a feature wall or add interest in a small room.
Clockwise from top left:
1. Blue Mountain Wallcoverings BC 1581381. Approx $45 per roll. At various retailers across Canada (choose store locator to find one near you).
2. Vivienne Westwood for Cole & Son. $298 per 11 yard roll. Through Lee Jofa (to the trade).
3. Boheme in chocolate. $69 per 56 ft. roll. At The Home Depot.
4. Osborne and Little Trifid. $224 per 11 yard roll. At Primavera Interior Furnishings in Toronto. Also available through DWA Interior Furnishings in Calgary and Chintz & Collections in Montreal. Call (514) 731-6745 (to the trade).
See more styles and designs in our wallpaper gallery.