Wallpaper can be fun, but it can also be a pain to put up and take down once we're tired of looking at it. Géraldine decided to cut corners and simply staple some inexpensive IKEA fabric remnants to a section of her black-and-white bedroom wall instead.
Géraldine says not to look too closely lest you see the rough edges. But no matter -- it has the effect of wallpaper at a fraction of the cost or trouble and is a great time-saving solution if you're just looking to liven up a small patch of wall. For the full tour of Géraldine's attic apartment, go here.
- Kristin Hohenadel blogging from rue Vieille du Temple, Paris, France. She can be reached at kristinh @ apartmenttherapy . com