Applying fabric to a wall with liquid starch is a great solution for renters and commitment-phobes alike. A bit time intensive, yes, but the results are just about as good as it gets. And unlike wallpaper, you can take it with you when you move!
This DIY Fabric Wallpaper Is a Renter’s Best Friend
And have a hutch to use for this project! DIY: How To Add Fabric To Furniture - using cornstarch water. Great way to spruce up your furniture easily inexpensively! And it's easy to remove won't damage your furniture !