Maybe a bold pattern on your walls is a little to risky for you. So, think outside of the box! Install patterned wallpaper on your stair risers for a bold look, without a scary commitment. Mark - note the side trim!
Love this! Too cute for stairs. DIY Decorating Ideas: Chevron goes beyond fabric and walls. Add it to stair risers to bring character and personality to an often overlooked feature. Chevron Pattern on Stairs Tutorial
our vintage home love: Stairway Renovation, I love the color of the painted stairs and the gallery wall that isn't too crazy. lots of before and after pictures of the stairway wall being removed to put in the banister.