The most talented designers know its all about capturing and reflecting light that finishes a room, taking it to the next level beyond simply the color palette story. For rooms that glow there’s a new wallpaper in town – Mylar is back and its better than ever.
- Silver Backpack, Eastpak X Nicomede Talavera. Mylar Ribbon wallpaper (Y6131103) from York’s Reflections collection. Silver Sneakers from www.makemechic.com. Mylar Stripe wallpaper (Y6130101) from York’s Reflections collection. Iridescent Mylar outfit from bellevivir.blogspot.com.
Tinsel Town - Slick, sleek, reflective and flashy; these styles are for those who want to bring on the bling! Winter white with a graphic ribbon design in Mylar is pure eye candy up close and lends a more subtle sheen from across the room; this wallpaper design is the perfect choice for contemporary furniture styles. Or choose a soft stripe that glints reflectively and is oh, so versatile. The slight fresco background marries it well to either loft décor or grand mansion, its mirror like accents securing it firmly in fashion forward favor.
- Gold dress by Georges Chakra. White and Gold floral Mylar trail wallpaper (Y6130605) from York’s Reflections collection. Gold shoe by Jimmy Choo. Ivory and Gold Damask wallpaper (Y6130402) and Textured Shell Damask wallpaper (Y6131302) from York’s Reflections collection.
24 Karat – At the heart of sophisticated luxury lies 24 karat gold; its rich patina is opulent like no other metal. A unique finish to today’s Mylar softens the gold into timeless beauty like this gorgeous floral trail wallcovering with ink sketch outlining and warm winter white background. Embrace the new clean-lined damask with embossed golden Mylar for a touch of Versailles and a little joie de vivre! For walls that glisten with an overall golden glow, select a textured tonal motif that whisper softly of refined elegance.
- Dolce – Gabbana inspired hair accessories from ElleCanada.com. Willow leaves wallpaper (Y6130704) from York’s Reflections collection. Jewelry pieces from SomthingSublime.com. Metallic leaves ensemble from ZsaZsaBellagio.com. Fresco Damask wallpaper (Y6131001) from York’s Reflections collection. Sparkle shoes from B by Brian Atwood.
Burnished Bronze – Warmly earthy, yet brilliantly gleaming, shades of copper and bronze marry bling and organic design together creating the epitome of fashion forward glamor. A collage of willow branches free fall on a softly glimmering background, reflecting light in hushed tones of earthy minerals; the ultimate in stylish wall design for those entranced by nature’s beauty. Or create the perfect blending of old world elegance with contemporary brilliance with a frescoed damask wallpaper that layers on the soft patina of hammered metals with glints of liquid metals, capturing the light and reflecting on your good taste!
- Lovely Lavender makeup by Dagens. Lavender gown by Abed Mahfouz. Lavender and Mylar trellis wallpaper (Y6130507) and Floral Mylar Silhouette wallpaper (Y6130613) both from York’s Reflections collection.
Best Ankle Candy shoes from Nina Ricci.
New Romantics – Step aside 12 color floral, the new romantic fashion statement has gossamer amethyst going steady with shimmering Mylar. Its pretty, its sophisticated, its paparazzi worthy! Select a trendy trellis design for your walls with a hushed lavender ground and mirror like fretwork for the room that features chrome and silver accents. For unabashedly feminine décor that still sets a fashion savvy statement choose a floral trail silhouette where amethyst plays the leading role in a juxtaposition of matt and glimmering finishes, so lovely with mirrored chests and crystal accents.
For an up-close and personal look at what Mylar is all about these days, visit the KMD Showroom – choosing your favorite new wallpaper is just that easy!
| Original content and images via York |