“We wanted to take risks with the wall treatments in this house,” says Geremia. In the kitchen, for instance, she applied an Arts and Crafts wallpaper in place of tile to the wall, adding an unexpected burst of pattern. The wallpaper was treated with a Scotchguard-like coating and is covered with tempered glass to protect against water damage. The marble countertop extends to form a backsplash. shearsandwindow.com for Bird & Pomegranate wallpaper by William Morris, $199/roll. atgstores.com for Ventura dining table, $1,180; pair of ladder-back dining chairs, $119.