MG Decor: Add Pretty Fretwork Patterns To Your Apartment Style

May 18th 2016 1 Comment


I love a good pattern. Unfortch, painting them on my apt walls in not an option for me. Since I’m a renter, I want to use decor that can easily be easily updated, changed or enhanced without much labor. Fretwork is a an interlaced decorative design that usually has a geometric pattern. Perfect for your preppy or Parisian-inspired apartment decor!

A great way to add fretwork to your apartment decor, is by using pre-made wood panels like the one above from Fretwork Designs. You can paint them any color you want (I love a pretty minty-turquoise with gold flecks). Another way to add fretwork is with decor accessories, like these fretwork lamps I have on my desk.

Follow MidtownGirlNYC on Instagram for more apartment decor pics! 

And, for more decor ideas, follow Midtown Girl on pinterest.

Dahlings, do you feature pretty patterns in your apartment?


top image credit:

One Comment to “MG Decor: Add Pretty Fretwork Patterns To Your Apartment Style”

  1. It looks lovely! Especially the wallpaper, which I wouldn’t have thought would have worked, but it’s actually my favourite!

Subscribe to these comments by RSS

Leave A Comment

You can change your comment avatar at
Using this site means you agree and will adhere to all rules, terms, and policies.

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

MG Style