One Bold Element That Makes the Room

One Bold Element That Makes the Room

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Nancy Mitchell
Jun 14, 2015
(Image credit: Desire to Inspire)

Some rooms function sort of like an ensemble cast — lots of little pieces coming together to create something that's greater than the sum of its parts. But in other spaces, there's one player that's clearly the star of the show. Here are 12 spaces where one bold element makes the room.

Above: In this dining room from Desire to Inspire, an accent wall with a super-bold graphic pattern takes things to the next level.

(Image credit: My Scandinavian Home)

I love the jolt of excitement that the red floor adds to this living room from My Scandinavian Home.

(Image credit: Lonny)

There are lots of interesting things going on in this room from Lonny, but I can't take my eyes off the gold-filled Yves Klein table.

(Image credit: Abby Cook)

A cheerful kilim is just the right finishing touch in Natalie and Kevin's Perfect Parkdale Perch.

(Image credit: Decor Demon)

How great is this round mirror? Seen on Decor Demon.

(Image credit: Bolig)

Those crazy hanging lamps are pretty bold, but I think it's the giant wall of plants that steals the show here. From Bolig.

(Image credit: AD Russia)

Maybe a peacock is just the thing your bedroom needs. From AD Russia.

(Image credit: Desiron Lizen)

I love how this wacky, colorful chandelier injects just the right amount of funk into this space from Desiron Lizen.

(Image credit: Nuevo Estilo)

From Nuevo Estilo, proof that mixing very different styles can sometimes be so, so right.

(Image credit: Cote Maison)

This Vertigo fixture from Petite Friture always steals the show no matter what room it's in. Spotted on Cote Maison.

(Image credit: Coastal Living)

A patterned couch makes a great focal point in this space from Coastal Living, via Design in Bloom.

(Image credit: Klikk)

Oversized portraits set the tone for a dining room from Klikk.

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