If it comes to making a statement in the living space, wallpaper is the very best buddy. Nothing sets the scene quite like a bold and graphic or colorful and pattern-packed backdrop. Whether or not you would like to get inspired by a soothing and subtle grasscloth or a splashy and whimsical mural, these living area wallpaper ideas will do just fine.
A Textured Neutral
Grasscloth is the best wallpaper for extra texture that doesn't drown out other statements throughout a space. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living area to life with luxe throw pillows, bold designs, and colorful upholstery.
Who needs books when you can have book-printed wallpaper? |} One hundred percent kidding, we definitely prefer actual books. But a fun metafictional wallpaper such as this in a study will improve the subject with a sense of humor and style, as in the sitting area made by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.
Modern Meets Traditional
contemporary self portrait by Chuck Close is a bold contrast with the chinoiserie wallpaper (Iksel's Eastern Eden) supporting it within this Miles Redd-designed home. |} The comparison doesn't stop there: Redd continued to venture outside layout convention by incorporating contrasting stone tones and mixing modern furniture styles with classic 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 gorgeous mural wallpaper sticks to the traditional style of the Victorian architectural elements while still feeling edgy in black and white. By comparison, the white linen slip-covered couch feels more casual and while the ceramic decor adds some intrigue with geometric shapes.
Art Deco-Inspired Pastels
In the dreamy pastel pinks and purples into the Art Deco-inspired pattern, this wallpaper in a 2LG Studio-designed living area is as beautiful as it gets. We love how the inky black painted fireplace speaks to the moody framed artwork, each of which contrast with the candy wallpaper and even sweeter and romantic floral arrangement on the mantel.