Today's Sydney apartment by Arent and Pyke reminded me how much I like black and white stripes in decor, which, when used with restraint, add a fresh graphic note to a space, as shown in the rooms below.
On the picture: A striped bedskirt in a photo by Martin Lof.
On the picture: A sail-like canopy in a bedroom by Dara Caponigro; Paul Costello photo via Domino.
On the picture: A striped rug at the Hotel Sigtuna in Sweden.
On the picture: Stripes of different widths in a graphic daybed by From the Desk of Lola.
On the picture:A striped rug in the Tree House by Bates Masi Architects.
On the picture: A black and white bath in the south of France, photographed by Julien Oppenheimer, via Les Carnets du Design.