The wallpaper-on-the-ceiling trend is in full swing, and it's easy to see why. Too often a room is only thought of as four walls. The ceiling—what many designers refer to as "The Fifth Wall"—is left blank, creating a lost opportunity. Adding wallpaper to a ceiling puts this vacant area to use, adding a splash of pattern and personality to a room in a completely new way.
But while wallpapering a ceiling is an enticing flourish, it also raises interesting questions about lighting. How do you choose the right chandelier or pendant to complement this newly adorned surface? And how do you strike the right balance to ensure your space will drop jaws as it lifts eyes?