Going Gingham

October 3, 2013 at 10:00 AM 5 comments

I don’t know if it’s the fall calling my name or my inner preppy, but every year, around this time, I get upset that I don’t have any gingham in my house…not a single lick of it.  I want to remedy this situation ASAP.

One spot that feels gingham appropriate to me is up our front stairwell that I keep claiming I’m going to decorate.  It would feel so cozy and let’s be honest, San Francisco is cold with the fog, with gingham wallpaper.  I recently got this sample from spoonflower for removable wallpaper.

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I think the brown is too strong but a grey or mushroom would work out perfectly.

Graham isn’t fully on board, so let’s let Pinterest do the convincing…

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What do you think of the look?

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5 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Debby Manning  |  October 3, 2013 at 10:10 AM

    Love it! I am picturing the grey in your stairwell ; excellent choice!

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  • 2. laura  |  October 3, 2013 at 12:11 PM

    I was never a huge fan of gingham but I love chunky gingham print! Ever since I got my husband a chunky brown and white shirt I was in love! I think it kind of has a modern but classic vibe to it! I would especially love it in a boys room or man cave!!

    Great post
    Laura
    House Envy

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  • 3. Brian Belchers  |  October 3, 2013 at 1:32 PM

    Kate I think strong colors don’t work. It would have to be a very muted, light color. Love, Brian

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  • 4. Ashley  |  October 3, 2013 at 2:09 PM

    If Graham needs some convincing, have him email me. I think the grey or a soft mushroom color would be spot on.

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  • 5. Mom  |  October 3, 2013 at 3:43 PM

    Great look. I liked the blue. Nice finds.

    Reply

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