We Stole This Look: Map as Wallpaper

I've always been in love with this image (above right) from Lonny's September/October 2011 issue. I also love the idea that a map could serve as wallpaper—especially a map so saturated in gorgeously bright hues.

Armed with the knowledge that oversize print can help make a small space seem bigger, I decided to use the same paper—not in my bathroom, like the Harbour Island homeowner pictured in Lonny, but in my squeeze-through galley kitchen (above left). Now not only do I have a much-needed incentive to cook, but no excuse not to be fluent in world capitals.
I'm the former Style Editor at Lonny.
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