27 Wall Décor Ideas to Refresh Your Space

March 09, 2022

27 Wall Décor Ideas to Refresh Your Space

Rejuvenate the walls of your home with small 27 décor finishes that will not only transform your home but create an invigorating atmosphere in every room. The best part? You will have fun while changing the look and feel of your home.

1. Go For Large-Scale Art

Black-and-white pictures, vibrant abstract pieces of art, paintings and photographs in minimalistic spaces will not only transform a wall but instantly command attention as a feature wall.

2. Curate A Gallery Wall

Create a gallery wall by displaying a collection of art or photographs to add colour and personality to the space. Opt for simple, cohesive frames or bring in an array of ornate variations to mix things up!

3. Incorporate An Accent Wall

Accent walls are a fun way to refresh your home, try out a bright and bold paint colour to create an accent wall, or bring in pattern with wallpaper, stencilling, or other decorative paint techniques.

4. Showcase A Fabric

Add a pop texture to the walls of your home by incorporating tapestry. Consider framing vintage scarves or other pretty textiles this adds a sense of softness to a neutral space.

5. Hang Up Mirrors

Mirrors are the perfect way to introduce light into your home helping a small space feel bigger and brighter. Try hanging an oversized mirror, or display several smaller pieces salon-style.

6. Paint A Mural

Get creative and add a personal touch to your wall by using a mural as a decorative piece. Whether you hand-paint it or choose a wall covering, the motif will make a big impact.

7. Install Shelving

Shelving is an ideal way to obtain more space within the room. Install floating shelves and display hardcovers, small sculptures, and other odds and ends.

8. Hang Plates

A fun way to show of your fine China is by hanging plates on your wall. Use wire plate hangers to display your favourite dishes and serving platters.

9. Display Sculptural Sconces

Sconces are a simple way to add light and substance to a room. Choose an eye-catching design that doubles as a wall sculpture to bring in light and style.

10. Go Greener

Faux plants can take your room from 0-100 in a matter of minutes. Hang or wall-mount planters to add a bit of greenery to your space. If you do want fresh plants, using planters are also a good way to display your creations.

11. Tap Into Texture With Macramé Wall Art

Infuse the 70s into your décor with wall hangings. Weavings add texture and warm up stark walls, while also keeping an artistic flare.

12. Or Try Beaded Wall Art

The minimalistic look and feel of beaded wall art are stunning pieces of décor that you could include in your home. Beaded wall art is easy to maintain and look great in multiple colours.

13. Hang An Oversized Wall Calendar

Wall calendars, work especially well on an office or kitchen wall. This is a perfect option for those who lead busy lives and want to keep track of their events while also adding a standout element to refresh your room. Try bright and bold calendars with different fonts to create a modern look and add a pop of colour.

14. Set The Tone With A Giant Whiteboard Or Chalkboard

Another way to infuse functionality and art would be to include a whiteboard or chalkboard to an office, playroom or even the kitchen. A chalkboard lends a rustic air to any room, while a whiteboard is the contemporary alternative.

15. Create A Basket Wall

Adding baskets as a wall feature is not only creative but it could also turn into a fun family activity. Get your kids to decorate the baskets as colourful as they want, this will liven up any negative space with its bold textures and assortment of different sizes.

16. Document Your Travels With A Personalized Map

Add a large word map to your room's décor. Map out your travels and use this as a decorative piece, this fun décor idea is ultra-personal and can be a good talking point for your guests.

17. Mount Your Television

Another simple way to decorate your wall would be to mount your television. By mounting the device, you create additional space on top of your media cabinet, enhance your wall, and update the entire look of your living room or bedroom.

18. Add Shiplap Wall Panelling

If you love the coastline, the sand and sea – a shiplap panelling may just be the ideal decorative idea for you. Whether your dining room, bedroom, entryway, or even bathroom walls need a refresh, consider adding the wooden boards typically used as exterior siding.

19. Mount Your Bike On A Wall

A contemporary piece of art, your bikes will give you more floor space and create an eye-catching focal point that will transform your blank wall. This is one of the most fun and functional wall décor ideas out there.

20. Try Removable Wall Art

Using adhesive wall art is the perfect way to change up the look of the room according to the seasons, your mood and the atmosphere. Removable wall art is perfect if you're renting and don't want to damage the walls.

21. Get An Ethereal, Whimsical Look With Paper Lights

Hanging or pendant lights offer a beautiful blend of form and function. The unexpected design element adds an enchanting soft-focus feel to a room.

22. Put Rugs On The Walls

While rugs are “meant” for the floor, the walls of your home can also be draped in the textured material. The possibilities are endless and unexpected – why not create a masterpiece with this simple décor piece. Hang it over the fireplace or mount it on a bare wall to add volume and depth to

23. Taxidermy, But Make It Vegan

Handcrafted sculptures made out of grass palm stems, dried flowers and leafy greens are an environmentally friendly way to decorate a wall in your home. Best of all? No animals are harmed in the process of making this striking home décor.

24. Add Planking To Create "Stripes"

Decorating the walls in your home does not only have to limited to the living area or dining room, add planking to the children’s room. The effect brings to mind summer camp as a kid but is sophisticated enough to grow up with the young boy. 

25. Create Constellations

Painting or DIY a mini-universe above your headboard. This is a fun and easy way to decorate a child’s bedroom and it could easily work with any age.

26. Think Outside The Box

Wall decorations can be anything, really. Newspaper clippings, bright colours, handmade arts and crafts, there are no limits when it comes to decorating the walls of your home.

27. Show Off Your Headwear

Show off your finery and create a practical display for your headwear. This is also an option if you are running out of closet space.






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