16 Herringbone Pattern Ideas!

Another pattern I am loving in 2012 is Herringbone. It’s classic, but if you blow it up it takes on a very modern vibe.  (My husband also loves it in his dress slacks!)

Fine or bold, large or small, you can find inspiration for floors, walls, beds, furniture and more in these 16 great links. Check out all of the Herringbone inspiration — after the break!

  • Herringbone DIY Table 1 of 16
    Herringbone DIY Table
    Got a plain table that needs some character? Try this weathered-looking herringbone pattern that you can paint yourself. All the instructions are here!
    Learn more at Twin Dragonfly Designs
  • Herringbone Floors 2 of 16
    Herringbone Floors
    Do your floors need a re-do? Get inspired for a new, herringbone look by perusing these great ideas.
    Learn more at Design Sponge
  • White Herringbone Tile 3 of 16
    White Herringbone Tile
    Tired of the same old tile patterns? Check out this great pattern in white -- echoing the herringbone shapes!
    Learn more at Houzz
  • Herringbone DIY Printed Painting 4 of 16
    Herringbone DIY Printed Painting
    Can't find just the right art to fit your decor and your artistic sense? You don't have to buy one -- instead, follow these directions to make your own DIY printed painting -- in herringbone shapes with just the colors you want.
    Learn more at Coza Mia
  • Herringbone Paint Techniques 5 of 16
    Herringbone Paint Techniques
    If it stands still, you can paint it with a herringbone pattern -- try these tested techniques to get started!
    Learn more at Better After
  • Herringbone Nails 6 of 16
    Herringbone Nails
    Can't get enough herringbone? Put the pattern on your nails! Try these detailed, how-to instructions.
    Learn more at Hey Nice Nails
  • Blue Herringbone Duvet 7 of 16
    Blue Herringbone Duvet
    Mix a bold blue with the bold herringbone pattern to make a duvet the complements and focuses a room.
    Learn more at Urban Outfitters
  • Herringbone Quilt Patterns 8 of 16
    Herringbone Quilt Patterns
    I love these herringbone quilt patterns -- they dress up a quilt in a modern, graphic way without discarding the coziness that makes a quilt great. Check them out!
    Learn more at Modern Quilt Guild
  • Herringbone Fabrics 9 of 16
    Herringbone Fabrics
    Planning a sewing project? Incorporate some herringbone with these great fabrics.
    Learn more at Spoonflower
  • Herringbone Glasses 10 of 16
    Herringbone Glasses
    Bring herringbone as an accent into your kitchen -- try these bright and cheery herringbone glasses.
    Learn more at Artedona
  • DIY Herringbone Pillows 11 of 16
    DIY Herringbone Pillows
    Make your own accent pillows, complete with bright herringbone pattern, with these easy instructions.
    Learn more at Biscuits and Jam
  • Herringbone Rug 12 of 16
    Herringbone Rug
    Add texture and interest to your room with this cute herringbone rug.
    Learn more at West Elm
  • Herringbone Toms 13 of 16
    Herringbone Toms
    Can't get enough of your Toms? Love herringbone? It's like peanut butter and chocolate -- even better together.
    Learn more at Premier Boutique
  • Herringbone Yellow Painted Dresser 14 of 16
    Herringbone Yellow Painted Dresser
    Upcycle a dresser with this cool herringbone pattern in a bright yellow. See how it's done here.
    Learn more at A Little Glass Box
  • Herringbone Painted Wall 15 of 16
    Herringbone Painted Wall
    Yes, you can get away with a wall painted in a herringbone pattern -- but try a larger-than-life pattern like this one, and note the subtle changes that make this a standout project.
    Learn more at Design Sponge
  • DIY Herringbone Pillow Cover 16 of 16
    DIY Herringbone Pillow Cover
    You don't have to make herringbone multiple colors -- you can do it as a pattern or texture as well. Learn how here!
    Learn more at Our Humble A{bowe}d


And if you are looking for more graphic inspiration, here are a couple other patterns I am loving for 2012:

16 Honeycomb Ideas

11 Fretwork Ideas


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