Wallpaper is making a comeback with bolder designs and modern prints

Ms Frances Yeap and her husband Darrell Ee in the living room of their Bukit Timah home. The couple have decorated parts of their three-storey semi-detached house with wallpaper.
Ms Frances Yeap and her husband Darrell Ee in the living room of their Bukit Timah home. The couple have decorated parts of their three-storey semi-detached house with wallpaper.ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO

SINGAPORE - When Ms Frances Yeap and her husband were renovating their three-storey semi-detached house last year, she wanted some greenery in the basement level.

But as it was not practical to grow plants there because of the lack of sunlight, Ms Yeap, 37, came up with an alternative solution to green up the space: a tropical-inspired wallpaper with banana trees, monstera leaves and other green ferns.

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