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Current Obsessions: Stair Runners

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  Image: Architectural Digest    If you are looking to add some color, texture, or personality into your home, stair runners are an excellent resource to do just that.  This latest trend creates dimension, adds creativity, and a visually unique element to show off your personal design style and add some livelihood to your staircase. This is a great place to experiment.  One of the best things about runners is how easily they can change as much as your style does throughout the years or seasons. Whether you have an eclectic, modern farmhouse, or contemporary style, stair runners are a universal way to show off your interior design style and creativity.

Image: Architectural Digest

If you are looking to add some color, texture, or personality into your home, stair runners are an excellent resource to do just that.

This latest trend creates dimension, adds creativity, and a visually unique element to show off your personal design style and add some livelihood to your staircase. This is a great place to experiment.

One of the best things about runners is how easily they can change as much as your style does throughout the years or seasons. Whether you have an eclectic, modern farmhouse, or contemporary style, stair runners are a universal way to show off your interior design style and creativity.

  Design by Leanne Ford   In the image above by Domino.com, designer Leanne Ford uses the stairs in a way to create a chic artistic statement to show off her personal design style. Rather than buying a piece of art, you can turn your staircase into a beautiful artistic feature in your home.

Design by Leanne Ford

In the image above by Domino.com, designer Leanne Ford uses the stairs in a way to create a chic artistic statement to show off her personal design style. Rather than buying a piece of art, you can turn your staircase into a beautiful artistic feature in your home.

  Design by Raquel Garcia Design   In this gorgeous design above by Raquel Garcia featured in Elle Decor, the painted stair runner incorporates subtle minimalistic detailing in the stairs to create a cohesive aesthetic.  Stair runners are a great way to update your staircase without too much remodeling. We recently painted a royal blue runner in one of our Mexico projects for style and ease of upkeep since it is a vacation rental with a lot of traffic.

Design by Raquel Garcia Design

In this gorgeous design above by Raquel Garcia featured in Elle Decor, the painted stair runner incorporates subtle minimalistic detailing in the stairs to create a cohesive aesthetic.

Stair runners are a great way to update your staircase without too much remodeling. We recently painted a royal blue runner in one of our Mexico projects for style and ease of upkeep since it is a vacation rental with a lot of traffic.

  Design by Commune Design

Design by Commune Design

  Design by Studio LifeStyle   If you are wanting to give your home a bohemian or a vintage flair, patchwork stair runners are one of the best and most efficient ways to do so. Stairs are often one of the first things seen in your home and patchwork runners are a great way to set the the tone for your interior style.  As you can see, they are universal enough to work well with dark and light interiors. Minimal surrounding decor is needed when such a strong design element in incorporated into your home. The key to patchwork stair runners is to find patterns and colors that compliment one another and the surrounding interior aesthetic.

Design by Studio LifeStyle

If you are wanting to give your home a bohemian or a vintage flair, patchwork stair runners are one of the best and most efficient ways to do so. Stairs are often one of the first things seen in your home and patchwork runners are a great way to set the the tone for your interior style.

As you can see, they are universal enough to work well with dark and light interiors. Minimal surrounding decor is needed when such a strong design element in incorporated into your home. The key to patchwork stair runners is to find patterns and colors that compliment one another and the surrounding interior aesthetic.