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In designing our new apartment, a lot of elements are still fuzzy but one thing I've always known is: Each bedroom will have a wallpapered accent wall. Maybe this is because wallpapering is practically forbidden in the land of renters, but it is most of all an excuse for wild pattern. If placed right, it ...

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ClaireColes_CollagePaper

Whimsical and childish walk a fine line, but when a designer finds that balance--I'm charmed. Master seamstress and wallpaper designer Claire Coles'  signature-move is to cut, layer and stitch vintage papers together to create pattern. The texture and 3-D effect really make her scenes pop and stick in the mind. Her latest wallpaper, Collages ...

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Last week I went to the kickoff of eTabletop's holiday sale and came back with a shopping bag-full of dishes and a head-full of decorating ideas. To sell the online store's extra inventory, founder and CEO Christina Norsig rented out a temporary space in SoHo to create a Pop-up Shop. The store, ...

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Ferm Living has just launched WallCollection.com, a site that lets you create wallpaper using any photo, drawing or pattern. Just go to the site, enter your wall dimensions and upload your graphic. In two weeks, they'll send you the custom wallpaper. Its fantastically simple and easy decorating. By transforming one wall into art, the other ...

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