Learn the secrets for creating straight lines, even patterns and cohesive designs on your walls.
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Make a statement by painting patterns and stripes on your walls. A little bit of math, knowing where to place your tape and a few tricks from the pros will help you create the perfect design.
Lindsay from the home decor blog LivingWithLindsay zigzagged two accent walls in her bedroom for a high-end boutique look. (Love the contrasting yellow dresser and turquoise lamp too.) The easiest way to create chevrons is to find a pattern online, use a projector to transfer the image onto the wall, then tape and paint. Trying to do it mathematically with straight edges can become very time-consuming.
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