When burlap is used in home accessories, it can bring such a rustic, yet somehow luxurious textural feeling to a space. Just think of using it to cover entire walls, as was done by Kara over at Kara's Kottage:
She covered her breakfast room walls with burlap. She trimmed the edges and finished them with what looks like upholstery tacks, giving the rough-and-tumble material a very polished and tailored appearance:
See more of her DIY burlap wall covering at Kara's Kottage.
Images: Kara's Kottage