I recommend wool berber or wool sisal runners with contrast banding to many clients due to their hard-wearing tendencies for busy families as well as classic good looks. Re-doing a trendy stair runner is not something you want to do often! But lately I’ve been trying to think of ways to dress them up a little and came across some images of runner borders being detailed with nailheads and I love it! This Barry Dixon example is just bananas:
That little detailed flounce at the end is bad-ass.
Some other examples:
via Erica Burns Interiors
What do you think? Yea or nay? Anyone done this in their own house?