Need help decorating our entrance area
Hayley Tripodi
November 13, 2013 in Design Dilemma
After suggestions on how I should decorate our entrance area. I have been thinking about using a lovely wall paper feature wall with either 1) Large Mirror 2) Piece of striking Art 3) 6 large photos' (photo/gallery wall). I'm looking for ideas on wall paper colours or paint? I want the entrance to be warm, welcoming and interesting. We are going to close in under the stairs making cupboards. I'm thinking of hanging a beautiful chandelier also.... The main area of the house has polished dark pine floor boards and I have decorated with a mix of contemporary with a touch of retro/shabby chic. All ideas welcome
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S&Associates
as i can see you have got a dark floor,so i would like light colored wall against it,you may chose wall paper or accent color but make sure it looks bright..adding some images for your help.
   Thanked by Hayley Tripodi    November 13, 2013 at 2:11AM
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Hayley Tripodi
Thank you. I was thinking of a silver/grey patterned wall paper, maybe with embossed texture......any recommendations on wallpaper designs and stockists welcome.
   November 13, 2013 at 2:36AM
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Dytecture
Agreed with an accent / feature wall would be ideal.


   Thanked by Hayley Tripodi    November 13, 2013 at 5:33AM
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Wharfside
I would love to share one of my favourite pieces from a hallway collection, but I also adore the accent/feature wall idea and the image that Dytecture shared. I think a better light fitting is needed too, to make it lighter, brighter and more current. Do you have glass in your front door?
   November 13, 2013 at 5:53AM
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Vibrant Abstract painting studio
thanks

warm regards

artist sanjay punekar

Web-http://sanjay-punekar.artistwebsites.com/
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   November 13, 2013 at 6:17AM
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Mark
I love the look of a large mirror behind a console, it's a bit unexpected and really helps to open up the space.
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