Check out this sweet balance between having that extra little something-something wall treatment without being overbearing. The trick? Use two paints in the same color; one glossier than the other. Click through to see another example.
Naturally, no one is going to say this is the easiest of accent wall treatments, per se. Kristen painted her patterns on each of these walls using a template she created herself. But for a handy DIYer, this could be just the trick for jazzing up a kid's room. To see more of Kristen's work visit her blog.
(Images: Kristen F. Davis Designs)