Not For Shrinking Violets: Where to Buy Big, Beautiful, Dramatic Floral Wallpapers

Not For Shrinking Violets: Where to Buy Big, Beautiful, Dramatic Floral Wallpapers

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Nancy Mitchell
Mar 1, 2017

Lately, they're everywhere: huge, darkly dramatic floral wallpapers that draw you in with their lusciousness and sheer scale. If you love the look, and have been wanting to re-create it in your own homes, you're in luck, because we've rounded up a definitive list of sources, in patterns and price ranges to suit every home.

(Image credit: Anthropologie)

Fleurir Moral by Anewall

Anthropologie, always a great source for unusual and innovative wallpapers, sells this five-panel wall mural bursting with oversize florals.

  • Type: Paste to wall
  • Washable: N/A
  • Price: $698 for a 120" x 120" mural
  • Samples: Not available
(Image credit: Area Environments)

Area Environments

Area Environments has an enormous selection of eye-popping wall murals, including three oversize floral prints based on the work of artist Thomas Darnell. They include Peonies White (pictured at the very top of this post), Peonies Pink, and Peonies Close Up (pictured above).

  • Type: Paste to wall. Also available in linen and canvas substrates.
  • Washable: N/A
  • Price: Varies depending on the size of the mural
  • Samples: 8x10 samples for $3, 16" x 24" samples for $15
(Image credit: Ellie Cashman)

Ellie Cashman

Ellie Cashman's moody, decadent designs helped to start the craze for oversize florals. Her oeuvre includes seven different designs, many available in different scales and tones.

  • Type: Paste to wall
  • Washable: Clean with a damp cloth.
  • Price: Varies depending on the size of the mural
  • Samples: A sample book is available for €35.00.
(Image credit: Samantha Santana)

Midnight Floral by Samantha Santana

This dreamy floral print was created from photographs of fresh spring flowers. It's also available with a background in five other colors if black isn't your thing.

  • Type: Removable wallpaper tiles
  • Washable: Yes
  • Price: $44 for a 4ft roll, $88 for a 8ft roll
  • Samples: $5 for a 12" x 12" piece
(Image credit: Murals Wallpaper)

Murals Wallpaper

This UK shop has quite a few oversize florals, including Purple and Pink Dark Floral (pictured above) and Dark Vintage Floral.

  • Type: Paste to wall
  • Washable: Wiple clean
  • Price: Starting from £25.00 /m2
  • Samples: Available upon request
(Image credit: Ashley Woodson Bailey)

Ashley Woodson Bailey

Ashley Woodson Bailey's range of wallpaper includes quite a few luscious, oversize florals: one of my favorites is the Dutch Love print pictured above.

  • Type: Paste to wall
  • Washable: N/A
  • Price: $14 per square foot: minimum order is 35 square feet, and orders under 200 square feet incur a $75 setup fee.
  • Samples: $14 for a 8" x 12" piece
(Image credit: Anewall)

Anewall Decor on Etsy

Their wall murals, including this dark floral, this bouquet of peonies, and the floral still life pictured above, are quite large and would make a stunning focal point for any room.

  • Type: Paste to wall
  • Washable: N/A
  • Price: Starting at $339 for a 108" x 60" mural
  • Samples: Not available
(Image credit: Surface View)

Surface View

This UK company reproduces vintage prints, photographs and paintings as wall murals. Some notable florals include this photograph of peonies, this oil of a vase of flowers, and oil painting of summer flowers.

  • Type: Paste to wall or self-adhesive
  • Washable: N/A
  • Price: Varies depending on the size of the mural
  • Samples: Sample packs (to give you an idea of the texture of the materials, but not in a particular print) are available for free.
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