When it comes to creating a statement from the living space, wallpaper is the very best friend. Nothing sets the scene like a bold and graphic or vibrant and pattern-packed backdrop. 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 which does not stand out additional statements during a space. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living area to life using luxe throw pillows, bold designs, and vibrant upholstery.
Who needs books when you can have book-printed wallpaper? |} One hundred percent kidding, we definitely prefer real books. But a fun metafictional wallpaper such as this at a research 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) behind it in this Miles Redd-designed home. |} The contrast does not stop there: Redd continued to venture beyond design convention by incorporating contrasting jewel tones and mixing modern furniture styles with antique pieces. Oh--and believe it or not, the lime green chair is from Ikea! |} Proof even the top designers love a Great Deal
flat by Studio Razaviis a lesson in monochromatic decorating with spirit. |} The beautiful mural wallpaper sticks to the standard type of the Victorian architectural elements while still feeling edgy in black and white. By comparison, the white linen slip-covered sofa feels much more casual and whether the ceramic decor 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 at a 2LG Studio-designed living area is as beautiful as it gets. We love how the inky black painted fireplace speaks to the darkened framed art, both of which contrast with the candy wallpaper as well as sweeter and romantic floral arrangement on the mantel.