One of the simplest ways to achieve a creative and custom wall covering is by using different paint finishes. This process is accomplished by purchasing the same paint color in two different finishes - typically a flat and a gloss.
Love the entry below.
For a more subtle pattern you can purchase the paint finishes closer together on the finish list.
Typical finishes in order:
This DIY project I have been planning to do for 2 years! Still on my "to-do" list...