From stunning colors, to delicate prints, to bold patterns and textures, there is a whole world of wallpaper out there to explore and dress up your space.
Founded in the UK in 1891, Shand Kydd wallpaper is breathtaking, but can be tricky to find these days. The story behind Shand Kydd is as unique as the wallpaper itself. Unique as in Shand Kydd was the heir to a wallpaper fortune and then became a sheep farmer in Australia before moving to England to start an affair with Princess Diana's mother. Read more on the story here! You can find Shand Kydd wallpaper books here and a few options here.
A current favorite of A-list clients and design lovers worldwide, Kelly Wearstler's wallpapers are STUNNING. A fusion of new and old and contemporary and classic - her patterns don't quit.
Rebecca Atwood is a Brooklyn based designer creating some seriously cool patterns. Imagine how stunning her Marble Clay-Blue wallpaper would look in an office?
"Behind each design is a story drawn from her collection of family heirlooms, textures found in nature, vintage patterns discovered at the flea market, inspired color combinations from world travels or a composition from her sketchbook." - rebeccaatwood.com
Porter Teleo is based right here in Kansas City. The high quality of the artists Kelly Porter and Bridgett Cochran's work definitely doesn't go unnoticed.
"Porter Teleo is the creative vision of abstract artist Kelly Porter and designer Bridgett Cochran that feature an exquisite collection of handmade textiles and wall coverings that utilize hand-painting and printmaking techniques. Launched in 2006, Porter Teleo employs the principles of fine art, crafting its collections from the finest of materials and the richest pigments.The line is a favorite among top designers including Kelly Wearstler, Robert Couturier, and Alexandra Champalimaud. The gorgeous papers can be seen in the interiors of The Ritz Carlton, the New York Palace Hotel, the ultra-luxury 111 Wacker Chicago , the Waldorf Astoria, a palace in Saudi Arabia, and New York Fashion Week's VIP Lounge.Porter Teleo has been featured in leading design and fashion publications like Vogue, Elle Décor, Veranda, and Architectural Digest"
How adorable would this be in a nursery?! Inspired by rural farm life in Staffordshire, England Katie Bourne Interiors wallpapers tell stories through darling and imaginative imagery. Julie recently used Katie Bourne in a nursery for a client's baby. The client loved toile, lived in a rural area and enjoyed riding horses. This wallpaper was a perfect fit!
Understanding the elements that inspire designers to create what they do is fascinating to learn about. So much thought and heart goes into the creative process - a detail that makes it that much more rewarding to find the perfect item for our clients. Making friends in the trade and working with an incredible network of creative and determined people is the cherry on top!