Guest Picks: Chinoiserie Walls
Brighton Your Pavilion Wallpaper
Meg Braff's wallpaper "Brighton Your Pavillion" in white on iznik blue is such a classic. Imagine this in a kitchen, laundry room or bedroom.
Meg Braff's faux bamboo wallpaper "Sampan" in ming on silver mylar would be amazing in an entryway, powder room, hallway or dining room. This has a Hollywood Regency glam vibe.
Up a Tree Wallpaper
My personal favorite from Meg Braff's new wallpaper collection is "Up a Tree" in ming on turquoise. Check out the other gorgeous colorways like aubergine and coral.
Meadow Reed Wallpaper
Meg Braff's wallpaper "Meadow Reed" in coral on white has a great vintage feel. Braff used this in a show house powder room, and it was stunning.
Nanking Stripe Wallpaper
Meg Braff's wallpaper "Nanking Stripe" in iznik blue on white is a lovely pick for a bedroom or dining room. With its understated mix of pagodas and stripes, it would work well in a traditional setting.
Sporting d'Ete Wallpaper, White on Charcoal
Meg Braff's wallpaper "Sporting D'ete" in white on charcoal would be stunning in an entryway or anywhere you want a wallpaper with big impact.
Paul Montgomery Studio's "Rose" hand-painted wallpaper can be customized with a vast selection of color choices. Wouldn't this be wonderful in a bedroom or dining room?
Bamboo and Birds Wallpaper
Paul Montgomery Studio's "Bamboo and Birds" hand-painted wallpaper is classic yet fun and would work in so many spaces. Interior designer William Eubanks used this in yellow in a stunning dining room that was featured in Veranda.
Paul Montgomery Studio's "Warrenton" hand-painted wallpaper is whimsical and elegant, reflecting the best in classic chinoiserie design.
Meng Hui Wallpaper
Paul Montgomery Studio's "Meng Hui" hand-painted wallpaper is a personal favorite of mine. It would be utter perfection in a formal dining room.
Paul Montgomery Studio's "Fairington" hand-painted wallpaper was used by interior designer Michelle Nussbaumer in the incredible room she created for the Greystone Estate/Veranda show house.
Paul Montgomery Studio's "Taihu" hand-painted wallpaper in this color would bring sunshine into the darkest of rooms.
Ming Chinoiserie Ginger Jar by The Pink Pagoda - $30
The Pink Pagoda has chinoiserie art that is chic, elegant, fun, colorful and affordable. The ginger jar giclees are very popular and understandably so.
White Elephant Silhouette by The Pink Pagoda - $20
A pair of these white elephant on chocolate brown lattice giclees from The Pink Pagoda would be so great in a boy's bedroom.
Chinese Lattice Pagoda by The Pink Pagoda - $90
This trio of hot pink on navy lattice pagoda and elephant prints from The Pink Pagoda make a very chic set.
Tangerine Orange and Turquoise Monkey Giclee by The Pink Pagoda - $30
This monkey giclee from The Pink Pagoda is in the very hot color combination of tangerine and turquoise.
Blue and White Floral Chinoiserie Vase 4 by The Pink Pagoda - $30
This blue and white floral chinoiserie giclee is from a new series by The Pink Pagoda.
Pink Year of the Dragon Giclée by The Pink Pagoda - $35
This is a fabulous pink dragon giclee from The Pink Pagoda to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Dragon.
Scalamandre's "Shanghai" wallpaper is such a classic. I have never seen it used in a room and not fallen in love.
Ming Circus Wallpaper
Scalamandre's "Ming Circus" is a wonderful wallpaper for a powder room or entryway. It will bring a smile to your face daily.
Pillement Toile Wallpaper
Scalamandre's "Pillement Toile" is a lovely choice for a guest bedroom, and it works beautifully in a traditional home.
Baldwin Bamboo Wallpaper
Scalamandre's "Baldwin Bamboo" wallpaper will never go out of style. Use it anywhere from a powder room, dining room, breakfast room, kitchen to a sun room, and it will make that room your favorite room in the house.
Precious Cargo Wallpaper
Scalamandre's "Precious Cargo" is an ideal wallpaper for the dining room. Use blue and white china with it, of course!
Petit Chinois Wallpaper
Scalamandre's "Petit Chinois" wallpaper would be great in a bedroom to create an elegant and soothing retreat.
Flowering Quince Wallpaper
The iconic Clarence House "Flowering Quince" wallpaper made famous in Domino magazine is a great favorite of interior designers.
Chinese Export Wallpaper Panel
A framed antique Chinese Export Wallpaper Panel is a lovely alternative to wallpapering the entire room.
Gracie Wallpaper Panels
Envision this pair of framed Gracie Wallpaper Panels flanking a dining room sideboard, entryway console or bed.
Framed Handpainted Chinese Wallpaper
Apple green is such a hot color, and this Framed Handpainted Chinese Wallpaper panel is just lovely.
French Framed Wallpaper Panel
This framed French wallpaper panel has great colors and can be purchased as a pair.
18th Century Chinese Wallpaper
This Chinese, hand-painted wallpaper is from the 1700s. Wow!
Yuzen Blue Plum Blossoms Fine Paper - $10.50
Paper Source has a fabulous selection of beautiful, decorative chinoiserie papers in inexpensive frames for only a few dollars. I often buy three or four papers and frame them as a group.
Yuzen Red & White Plum Blossoms on Pool Fine Paper - $8
This is another example of a lovely chinoiserie paper from Paper Source that comes in several colors and looks great as a group of framed panels.
Mandarin Repeat - AUD 186.30
Stencils are a wonderful DIY approach to chinoiserie walls.
Willow Pattern Repeat - AUD 215.70
This is another example of a DIY chinoiserie stencil.