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Painting Stripes on Walls

Yesterday, a Facebook friend asked me if I had any tips for painting stripes on walls. Me? Personally? Here’s my tip – run in the opposite direction. Fast. Just kidding. {not really} I found some great tips and tutorials, but I prefer to “blog-gle” info (search blogs rather than websites). Bloggers tend to give more …

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Navy Blue Color Palette - Navy Blue Color Schemes

Bold horizontal navy-and-white stripes wake up this bedroom that's tight on square footage but big on style. You can DIY your way to a similar effect by first painting an accent wall white, then using painter's tape to mask off alternating 6-inch-wide bands. Use a small roller to paint the uncovered areas navy then carefully remove the tape.

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The Lazy Girl's Timesaving Tips For Painting Wall Stripes

Easy way to paint stripes: use ODD number of stripes so top and bottom are existing room color, make stripes in even inch (or mm) increments, and use the bottom stripe to soak up the odd bits of measurements.

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Photo Gallery: Colourful Spring Rooms

Cheerful Kids' Bedroom | Photo Gallery: Colourful Spring Rooms | House & Home | photo Ashley Capp

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Striped walls - Since I've gotten so many pins on this...I thought some of you might like the colors I used: BEHR ULTRA @ HOME DEPOT ~ Cracked Pepper (UL260-1) Elephant Skin (UL260-5) Retro Avocado (UL200-20) Bermudan Blue (UL230-21) Artist Canvas (UL150-8)

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