If it comes to making a statement from the living room, wallpaper is the best buddy. Nothing sets the scene quite like a bold and graphic or vibrant and pattern-packed background. Whether you want to get motivated by a soothing and subtle grasscloth or a splashy and whimsical mural, these living area wallpaper ideas will do the trick.
A Textured Neutral
Grasscloth is the perfect wallpaper for extra texture that doesn't stand out additional statements during a room. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living area to life using luxe throw pillows, bold patterns, and vibrant upholstery.
could have book-printed wallpaper? |} One hundred percent kidding, we certainly prefer real books. However, a fun metafictional wallpaper such as this in a study will enhance the subject with a sense of humor and style, as from the sitting area designed by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.
Modern Meets Traditional
This modern self portrait by Chuck Close is a bold contrast with the chinoiserie wallpaper (Iksel's Eastern Eden) supporting it in this Miles Redd-designed house. |} The contrast doesn't stop there: Redd continued to venture beyond design convention by integrating contrasting jewel tones and mixing modern furniture styles with antique pieces. seat is from Ikea! |} Proof even the top designers love a good deal
This Parisian apartment by Studio Razaviis a lesson in monochromatic decorating with spirit. |} The beautiful mural wallpaper sticks to the traditional type of the architectural elements while still feeling edgy in white and black. By comparison, the white linen slip-covered couch feels more casual and while the porcelain decoration adds some intrigue with geometric shapes.
Art Deco-Inspired Pastels
In the dreamy pastel pinks and purples to the Art Deco-inspired pattern, this wallpaper in a 2LG Studio-designed living area is as lovely as it gets. We love how the inky black painted fireplace speaks to the darkened framed art, both of which contrast with the sweet wallpaper as well as sweeter and intimate floral arrangement on the mantel.