10 Eye-Catching Entryways With One Simple, Stylish Thing in Common

published Jun 17, 2016
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By now, you should know that there are no miracle cures in decorating. But this idea might be as close as they come. If you want a shortcut to giving your entryway serious style, there’s just one answer…

Patterned Wallpaper

No matter your taste, you can find a wallpaper that suits your style. And the entryway, being such a small room that it is, is the perfect place to go hog-wild with it. Think of your entryway like the foreward of your home’s story, letting people know what to expect as they go deeper on.

These 10 homes from the Apartment Therapy archives each make smart use of pattern in the entryway. See a look you love? Click through to the tour and check out the resource list.

(Image credit: Alicia Macias)

Tropical and Moody

(Image credit: Photos by Cory Holland)

Graphic and Architectural

(Image credit: Jacqueline Marque)

Classic Yet Creative

(Image credit: Lauren Kolyn)

Chic and Polished

(It’s actually painted on)
From Holly & Ryan’s Modern, Vintage Mix

(Image credit: Emily Johnston)

Modern Meets Rustic

(Image credit: Monique Larroux)

Gorgeous and Glam

(Image credit: Elissa Crowe)

Black and White and Bold All Over

(These are actually vinyl decals)
From David & Bethany’s Abode in the Woods

(Image credit: Rebecca Bond)

Charming & Historic

(Image credit: Bethany Nauert)

Nautically Mod

(Image credit: Raquel Langworthy)

Sunny and Simple