Okay. I lived with it for more than a year. As the months passed I just started hating my dining room more and more. It took soooo much work to put up, but I think in the end the color clinched it. There was something 80s bathroom wallpaper to it. I just couldn't handle it anymore--especially with all of these people coming over for Christmas.
Here's what it looked like originally:
Here's with the paint job:
Here's the dining room now. I picked green, Jeremy picked the shade.
The dining room is clearly decked out for Christmas, but I think the color will wear well for all seasons. We have a lot of light and lot of green views in that room.