What is Shiplap? Part 3 Our Shiplap Wall Design Question of the Week

So, what exactly is Shiplap? Part 3 continues with our shiplap wall design question of the week!
As shiplap wall designs continue to trend and become a widely used architectural design element, there are some questions…

Our design question of the week … “do window treatments look good with a shiplap wall?” the answer is yes!

These beautiful Ikat draperies in blue & white are a perfect addition to this Shiplap wall design.

Behind the Design: Bedroom Window Treatments, Trend Watch: Ikat Print Draperies
from ElleDecor.com, Tulsa Oklahoma House Tour

Shiplap is a term used for original plank boards used in home building. Although the word shiplap is a broadly used term these days most shiplap walls are an added design element using MDF or wood planks. So, you can give a nod to shiplap by installing a plank wall treatment into in your room with MDF or wood planks.

Alternatively, Roman Shades are a great choice to use with Shiplap.

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from ArchitecturalDigest.com, Robert McKinley Designs

Since our first blog on Shiplap it has become even more popular and widely used. Most often we saw a shiplap wall painted in tones of white, then black but now the sky’s the limit! With blush pink colors trending, it makes sense to marry the two!

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Sherwin-Williams Diminutive Pink SW6588

Simple solid drapery panels also work well with a shiplap design. Especially with this beautiful paint color, Wythe Blue by Benjamin Moore.

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From southerliving.com Master Bedroom with chandelier, Paint Wythe Blue (HC-143) by Benjamin Moore

The term “shiplap” really came into focus through HGTV’s Fixer Upper with Chip & Joanna Gaines.
So we’ll leave you with this amazing dining room that showcases a shiplap inspired design as an architectural feature.
Notice how the simple white drapery panels frame the window and soften the horizontal lines of the shiplap.

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Fixer Upper with Chip & Joanna Gaines, Dining Room

Visit our other recent posts on shiplap …
So, what exactly is shiplap?
Shiplap Inspired Designs

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