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3. Just add stripesIntroducing a bold striped pattern to your interior will not only add visual interest to your home but make it appear larger, too. While horizontal stripes make narrow spaces look wider, vertical lines give the illusion of height and can make any room seem taller. Here, alternating strips of wallpaper and mirrored wall panels work wonders in this compact living zone – notice how the thick, reflective stripes bounce light around the room and amplify the space-enhancing effect of the stripy pattern.