Step into a world where timeless elegance meets modern flair with preppy wallpapers! Dive into our guide as we explore the sophisticated charm of patterns blending classic style and contemporary design. From classic tartans to geometric patterns, preppy wallpapers infuse any space with tailored sophistication.

What are preppy wallpapers?

Preppy style is a classic and refined fashion and lifestyle aesthetic characterised by a clean, timeless look with an emphasis on traditional and collegiate elements. When it comes to preppy wallpapers, several iconic elements contribute to this sophisticated aesthetic:

  • Classic Tartans and Plaids: Timeless and traditional, tartan and plaid patterns are common in preppy wallpapers, reflecting a sense of heritage and elegance.
  • Gingham Patterns: This chequered pattern, typically in two contrasting colours, adds a touch of casual charm to preppy wallpapers, perfect for creating a cosy and inviting ambiance.
  • Geometric Patterns: Preppy wallpapers often feature geometric patterns like houndstooth, chevron, or lattice, adding a touch of structure and sophistication.
  • Bold Stripes: Crisp, well-defined stripes in contrasting colours, often in combinations like navy and white or red and green.
  • Nautical Motifs: Sailboats, anchors, and other maritime symbols evoke a sense of coastal living, contributing to the preppy style's classic charm.
  • Pastel Colours: Soft pastel hues, such as light blues, pinks, and greens, are prevalent in preppy wallpapers, creating a calm and sophisticated atmosphere.
  • Chinoiserie Designs: Elegant and intricate chinoiserie motifs, often depicting scenes inspired by Asian art, contribute to the preppy style's eclectic and well-curated look.
  • Whimsical Prints: Playful prints featuring elements like bows, anchors, or animals add a lighthearted touch to preppy wallpapers, balancing the overall sophistication with a sense of fun.

These iconic elements collectively create a preppy wallpaper style that exudes a sense of refinement, tradition, and a touch of whimsy, making it a timeless choice for interior design. Read on as we share some of our favourite preppy wallpapers!

Preppy wallpaper #1: Edvin Rhombus, Pattern Wallpaper

Edvin Rhombus, Pattern Wallpaper, is a stylish wallpaper that brings a touch of preppy elegance to your space with its classic rhombus patterns. The symmetrical rhombus, a beloved design element from the 19th century, has been a significant trend in fashion and interior design for decades. This preppy wallpaper revives that timeless appeal, making it a perfect choice for those seeking a blend of classic and contemporary style.

Edvin Rhombus Patterned Wallpaper in dusky blue featured on a wall of a room near near a window with white curtain and wooden equipment

Featured: Edvin Rhombus, Pattern Wallpaper 

Preppy wallpaper #2: Stripes Linen, Pattern Wallpaper

Experience the timeless elegance of our Striped Linen, Pattern Wallpaper. A perennial favourite, this classic and modern design never goes out of style. It’s a universal backdrop fit for any type of interior, from living rooms and dining rooms to bedrooms, offices, and even nurseries. The visual linen texture adds a touch of sophistication, making it a perfect choice for those seeking a preppy aesthetic.

Stripes linen wallpaper in nursery

Featured: Stripes Linen, Hello Circus x Drea Chong Wallpaper 

Preppy wallpaper #3: Scallop Polka Dots, Pattern Wallpaper

Enhance your space with our Scallop Polka Dots, Pattern Wallpaper. This design effortlessly combines modern, playful, chic, and classic elements, making it perfect for a preppy aesthetic. The minimal yet detailed design features a soft white background adorned with evenly spaced dots, creating a creative and contemporary atmosphere. Embrace the preppy charm with this unique wallpaper pattern. 

Scallop Polka Dots, Pattern Wallpaper closeup in grey bedroom

Featured: Scallop Polka Dots, Pattern Wallpaper 

Preppy wallpaper #4: Herman, Plaid Pattern Wallpaper

Immerse yourself in tranquillity with Herman, Plaid Pattern Wallpaper. A timeless classic, perfect for both modern and rustic kitchens. Its simple, preppy design makes it effortlessly stylish and easy to pair with any decor. 

Herman Pattern Wallpaper, applied in a bright modern kitchen.

Featured: Herman, Plaid Pattern Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #5: Pastel Candy Stripes, Wallpaper

Discover the charm of our Pastel Candy Stripes Wallpaper. This preppy pattern inspires creativity, with its soft hues creating a joyful atmosphere. It’s a top pick for those who appreciate a blend of nostalgia and innovation in their decor.

Pastel Candy Stripes, Wallpaper, featured in a kid's room that match its aesthethics.

Featured: Pastel Candy Stripes, Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #6: Herringbone by Sophie, Pattern Wallpaper

Experience elegance with Herringbone by Sophie, a Pattern Wallpaper perfect for any room. Its timeless design adds sophistication, making it an ideal choice for a preppy wallpaper style. 

Herringbone by Sophie, Pattern Wallpaper , applied in a cozy home office with bright, natural light and modern aesthetics.

Featured: Herringbone by Sophie, Pattern Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #7: Gingham, Pattern Wallpaper

Experience timeless style with our Gingham Pattern Wallpaper. This preppy wallpaper features a charming check pattern and linen texture, perfect for refreshing your space. Easy to pair with neutral furniture, it’s a versatile choice for your evolving home. 

Gingham criss cross wallpaper in kids bedroom with white cupboards and gold pendant lights

Featured: Gingham, Pattern Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #8: Coral Mint Stripes, Pattern Wallpaper

Immerse yourself in the refreshing Coral Mint Stripes Pattern Wallpaper. This preppy wallpaper harmoniously blends coral and mint hues, infusing your space with a cheerful, warm ambiance. Ideal for summer, it brings a burst of life to any room. 

Coral Mint Stripes, Pattern Wallpaper in kids bedroom with light wood furniture

Featured: Coral Mint Stripes, Pattern Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #9: Igor Shells, Pattern Wallpaper

Discover the Igor Shells Pattern Wallpaper, a preppy and versatile design. Its unique shell patterns and watercolour wash add depth and elegance to any room. Perfect for living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, and bathrooms. Elevate your space with Igor Shells Pattern Wallpaper.

Igor Shells, Pattern Wallpaper in green featured on a wall of a room with a wooden round table with a lamp, books and furnitures

Featured: Igor Shells, Pattern Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #10: Hand-Drawn Plaids, Pattern Wallpaper

Experience the timeless elegance of Hand-Drawn Plaids Pattern Wallpaper - a preppy, modern design by Hello Circus and HouseofChais. Perfect for adding depth and refinement to any space. A classic that never goes out of style.

Hand-Drawn Plaids, Pattern wallpaper, in a cozy living room with modern decor

Featured: Hand-Drawn Plaids, Pattern Wallpaper

Preppy wallpaper #11: Chevron, Matte Gold Pattern Wallpaper

Add a stylish twist to your decor with our Chevron, Matte Gold Pattern Wallpaper. This preppy wallpaper features a classic chevron design in matte gold, offering a radiant yet understated elegance to your space. It’s the perfect blend of simplicity and luxury, sure to captivate all who see it.

Chevron, Matte Gold Pattern Wallpaper in a bedroom

Featured: Chevron, Matte Gold Pattern Wallpaper 

Preppy wallpaper #12: Coastal Shorelines, Pattern Wallpaper

Bring the serenity of the seaside to your home with our Coastal Shorelines, Pattern Wallpaper. This classy wallpaper showcases a unique coastal design, featuring palm trees, lighthouses, and quaint wooden houses. The calming blues of this wallpaper will effortlessly give your space a relaxed, airy feel. Embrace the classic charm of preppy style with nautical motifs like sailboats, anchors, and maritime symbols that add a timeless touch to your walls.

Coastal Shoreline Pattern wallpaper in bathroom with white and rattan furnishing

Featured: Coastal Shorelines, Pattern Wallpaper

Why choose Hello Circus’ wallpapers?

We understand your wall comes in different shapes and sizes. Each wallpaper is therefore customised to the dimensions of your wall, making each wallpaper unique to your home. We also sell by per meter square (Height x Width x Unit Price) and not by rolls so that you only pay for what you need for your wall.

Check out our guide on how to measure your wall for wallpaper!

Benefits of our wallpapers

  • High Quality: Our wallpapers are printed on high quality non-woven paper in factories with the highest standards from Europe. They are reinforced with nylon fibres to make the wallpaper stable and resilient.
  • Matte and non-reflective: Our non woven wallpapers are coated with soft and non-reflective matte finishing.
  • Safe and non-toxic: Our products are printed using stain resistant, VOC-free (Volatile Organic Compounds) inks on breathable, PVC (Polymerizing Vinyl Chloride) free paper. This ensures that your family and more importantly, your kids are not exposed to toxic chemicals which are usually present in traditional paint and wallpapers, all of which may have harmful health effects. 
  • Antimicrobial Protection
  • Wallpaper washability: All our wallpapers are washable, meaning that their surface is resistant to damage, and any domestic dirt or water stains can be wiped with a damp cloth or sponge.
  • Resistant to colour fading: Our production technology is designed to ensure optimum resistance to colour fading.
  • Fire resilient: Our wallpapers are fire rated in accordance with EN ISO 11925-2.

Read more about our wallpaper materials and check out our Ultimate Guide to Wallpapers for answers to the most commonly asked questions about wallpapers.

Interested in getting our wallpaper?

For wallpaper quotation: Please click on “Get Quote/Buy” of the product page that you like and submit enquiry with wall dimensions. Check out our bestsellers wallpaper collection to get inspired! Installation is available as an add-on service for selected countries.

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