Guest Picks: Decorating With Contemporary Wall Decal Stickers
This bold wall sticker depicts London's famous Big Ben clock. It even comes with a working clock face, so you can have your very own functioning Big Ben in your home.
This is a really nice idea and an easy way to create a group of "framed" pictures on a wall without having to buy and hang actual picture frames. It would be good for rental properties in particular, where you can't put nails or picture hooks in the walls.
This functional wall sticker is made in the form of a chalkboard, complete with space for notes for each day of the week. It would be great in a kitchen for menu planning, in a study for keeping note of work that needs to be completed, or in a hall for noting down plans for each day.
This shows just how impressive wall stickers can be. This open door with a view down an impressive-looking corridor is a decal like no other. It would be brilliant for opening up smaller rooms and creating an illusion of more space.
This alarm clock wall sticker won't wake you up in the morning, but it will tell you what the time is!
Wall stickers that come in small sizes can be used effectively on stairs, as well as on walls. This fun set spells out numbers in French.
This design looks realistic enough to be an actual coat stand. The sticker even comes with a hook, making it an effective and eye-catching contemporary piece.
There are lots of wall decals featuring quotes available. This one outlines the rules of the house and may appeal to families.
Wall decals can add architectural detail to your home too. This sticker creates an amazing balustrade effect. It's great for alongside a balcony, patio or deck.
I love the design of this dandelion wall sticker. In addition to the main stem, you get 16 separate seed stickers, so you can be creative and place them wherever you wish.
If you can't have pets in a rental property, then maybe cat and kitten stickers are the next best thing?
The barcode is a big part of modern packaging, and now you can add one to your wall for a funky touch.
This colorful wall sticker set allows you to get creative and design your own wall art. Don't they look effective?
This set of inspirational stickers could be used creatively on a wall, or as the picture illustrates, to create a feature on your stairway.
Wall decals can also help you bring a feeling of nature into your home, which is perfect if you aren't blessed with lots of views outside. I love these tree-themed stickers that can bring the feeling of a wood into your home.
Wishing you had a better view from your apartment? How about adding the Paris skyline to your room?
Animals feature widely on wall decal designs too. This zebra one is almost life sized!
If you love maps, why not add a world map wall sticker to your wall instead of more traditional map art?
Classic eye chart–style designs have been cropping up in wall art over the last few years. And now they're also available in wall decal format. This one carries with it a rather apt message too!
This chalkboard wall sticker, styled in the form of a memo board, is another great example of how functional wall stickers can be.Next: Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls