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Photo by: Francesco Lagnese
Bold Bedroom

The bold horizontal stripes in the guest room in a San Francisco Victorian are "playful and modern," designer Ken Fulk says. What he calls "Rorschach

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Photo by: Francesco Lagnese
Bold Bedroom

The bold horizontal stripes in the guest room in a San Francisco Victorian are "playful and modern," designer Ken Fulk says. What he calls "Rorschach inkblots" on the furry stools and rug loosen up the geometry. French silhouettes of children hang behind the Pottery Barn daybed.

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The classic color combination makes any room - from bathrooms to bedrooms - sophisticated, chic, and timeless. From horizontal stripes to graphic floor tile, designers share their favorite black-and-white decorating ideas.

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