But, for all you timber lovers, there are ways to work with these wooden walls and bring them closer to the modern era.
I spotted this picture on Pinterest which started me off on the hunt for more inspiration...
|Found on 'bloom' tumblr.|
|Definately still rustic, but black and white gives it a modern edge.|
|This makes a great feature wall. I can see it working beautifully in a restaurant or club as well.|
Found at Trendir.
|The crisp white walls make the timber wall a real feature. Looks great|
combined with retro influenced furniture.
Found at Asia Interior.
|Originally from House Beautiful. Found at digsdigs.com.|
|Found at Nest Interior.|
Would you consider it? Or do you still firmly remain in the 'paint it white' camp?