No, no, the decorator didn’t get the wrong end of the stick….look what happens when stripes go the other way. Not only do we think that this look is set to be the biggest thing in wallpaper this year but it’s a textbook example of space-manipulating properties of pattern in general  – and horizontal pattern in particular. The wallpaper’s from Harlequin. For more inspired decorating ideas visit the Homes & Gardens site.