Splash-Of-Color Roundup: 14 Accent Walls (And 1 Accent Ceiling!)

updated Mar 11, 2020
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Painting an entire room teal or mustard or charcoal can seem like a lot: a lot of color, a lot of work, a lot of paint, and a lot of repainting if you hate it. But just one wall? One wall is totally manageable. Bold accent walls are perfect for those of us who love color- just not too much color. Here are some of our favorite examples from Apartment Therapy’s House Tours.

6. Alexandra & Mike’s Bright & Colorful Family Nest
7. Anne’s “A Shot of Red” Room
8. Lauren & Kevin’s Urban Jungle Oasis
9. Ashley & Kevin’s “Kind of Blue” Dining Room
10. The Alice Cooper Loft

11. Painted Pattern: Art Deco-Inspired Mural
12. Adam & Daniel’s “Boclectic Craftern” Loft
13. Amy & Todd’s Mod Chicago Home
14. Shalyn’s “Paint It Gold” Workspace
15. Lisa and Clay’s Artsy and Calm Collaboration