Nailheads, in or out?

Just when I thought Nailheads were “out” I came across this blog post from elementsofstyleblog.com and thought, hmmmmm

Nailed It.

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:
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That little detailed flounce at the end is bad-ass.

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Some other examples:

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via Erica Burns Interiors

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What do you think? Yea or nay? Anyone done this in their own house?

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