By Grace Gavilanes
Updated Feb 04, 2015 @ 12:30 pm
10 Ways Wallpaper Became Cool Again
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Remember that point in the late '90s when you had enough of those nautical stripes? Well, that's how we now feel about taupe paint. Luckily, wallpaper has made a glorious return--this time with more inspired styles. Just above, we have a new take on polka-dots that successfully delivers an organic, random, and whimsical feel. You'll be swooning in no time! Click here to see the wallpaper picks you'll be adding to your wish list.