Stripes: Update your home with something fresh
Stripes are a timeless piece that are easy to incorporate into home decor via accessories, rugs, furniture, lampshades and many other household must-haves. Here are some product ideas to spruce up your home while having fun with stripes, whether they're thick or thin, monochromatic or bold or horizontal or vertical.
Calvin Klein Cut Stripe Decorative Pillow(Credit: Handout)
The Calvin Klein Cut Stripe Decorative Pillow is contemporary chic. Made of a wool-polyester blend with a cotton lining, it's available in a gravel color; $85.00 at bloomingdales.com
Grain Sack Stripe One Piece Sofa Slipcover(Credit: Handout)
Redecorate your furniture with the Grain Sack Stripe One Piece Sofa Slipcover which can add pop to a room. Made of 100-percent cotton and is machine washable; $64.99 at surefit.net.
Talia 29" H Table Lamp with Empire Shade(Credit: Handout)
Arteriors' Talia 29" H Table Lamp with Empire Shade can be used for a console or buffet table. The lamp is handcrafted and offers three-way rotary lighting; $240.00 at wayfair.com.
Rustic Linen Blanket(Credit: Handout)
The striped Rustic Linen Blanket from Coyuchi is made in India from flax grown in France and Belgium. It is woven with yarn-dyed stripes and bound in ivory flannel. Comes in various sizes starting at $98. Available at coyuchi.com.
Sunny Day Stripe Dinner Plate(Credit: Handout)
The Thomas by Rosenthal's Sunny Day Stripe Dinner Plate makes a colorful statement when entertaining. The porcelain dish is oven safe; $20 at bloomingdales.com.
Libby Langdon's Cabana Stripe rug(Credit: Handout)
Libby Langdon's Tiger Rug collection, handmade in India of 100 percent wool, comes in many styles and colors, including this Cabana Stripe one. The rug can be customized according to size; $1,195 for a 6-by-9-foot at libbylangdon.com.
Striped Leather Stool(Credit: Handout)
Handcrafted by Pennsylvania artisan Cosmo Barbaro, the sleek Striped Leather Stool features a leather seat with turned legs made by meshing different types of wood together to create stripes. The stool can be customized in any size or material; starting at $1,300 at custommade.com.
Taylor Ottoman(Credit: Handout)
The Taylor Ottoman by Libby Langdon for Braxton Culler is handmade, featuring blue, tan and off-white stripes in a cotton-polyester blend. The item has a full shelf below for lots of storage; $1,035 at libbylangdon.com.
Ikat Duvet Cover(Credit: Handout)
The Gaiam Gray Ikat Duvet Cover with Shams features a soft, neutral striped pattern with 220-thread-count made from 100 percent organic cotton in Italy; comes in twin, full/queen and king sizes starting at $229 at gaiam.com.
Coast to Coast Imports Accent Chest(Credit: Handout)
The Coast to Coast Imports Accent Chest has drawers with wooden knobs and a whimsical, multicolored stripe finish. The top drawer-front opens to become an additional surface; $379.90 at wayfair.com.
Repurposed Antique Wing Chairs(Credit: Handout)
This one-of-a-kind antique wing chair created by Ontario designer Jane Hall features a solid black-and-fuchsia velvet with a subtle black-and-white pinstripe and Tricia Guild bold silk stripe and big graphic print. The chair can be created in any size or material; starting at $1,500 at custommade.com.