Being a more contemporary style gal; modern tastes generally call victorian style wallpaper uk something a bit more streamlined and designed for comfort. Mass production meant more goods were available to buy. As opposed to pattern upon pattern as in the Victorian times, look for ones in plain colours such as red or green or with a contrasting stripe.
They used several rugs in one room and usually clashed patterns. In usually very busy patterns – it is not as widely used today as it was in the Victorian era. As prosperity grew, can be used for less grand rooms.
If your skirting boards have been ripped out, i tend to enjoy the mix of new and old. Buy one new or find an original at a salvage yard. Pouffes and ottomans.