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Perfectly symmetrical or a little wonky, black and white or multi-coloured, in small doses or on full blast, the checkered pattern is at once a timeless and out-of-the-box design choice. Minimalist, maximalist, cottagecore or industrial, you’d be hard-pressed to find a style that doesn’t suit checkers. From fashion to baking to homeware, the checkerboard print has landed squarely into our lives. Whether you’re refurbishing your living space from square one, or simply looking for an accessory that checks all the boxes, here are 10 ideas to bring some structured groove into your home.