Decorating Ideas For Rooms With White Walls
Emphasize contrasts to prevent an all-white decorating scheme from looking washed out and boring. A paneled wall treatment envelops this bedroom with texture and cottage-inspired style, and contrasts with the sleek banks of windows that surround the room.
Paint all four walls: Whether you love the freshness of white, the moodiness of blue, a trendy shade of gray or something bright, a fresh coat of paint is an immediate room brightener.; Go dramatic on just one wall: If you want to try dark or bright color on the wall, but aren't quite ready for that much drama, go for just one accent wall at the head of the bed.
White decor looks anything but basic in a living room filled with antique finds. Instead of family photos, hang mirrors of various sizes in a stairwell to reflect the light palette.
Traditional Design in a Welsh Bedroom. In a Welsh country home, blue-and-white cotton toile saturates this guest bedroom—from the upholstered walls and the drapery panels to the bed skirt, table skirt, and quilted cover of the eiderdown that tops the painted caned bed. See the rest of this beautiful home here. Photo: James Merrell
Use a variety of shades of white in the room to help it feel comfortable and fresh, rather than rigid and sterile. In this living room, white shifts from the palest of grays on the walls, to a warmer white on the loveseat slipcovers and into creamery tones on the woven basket coffee table and other accents.
The wall mounted flat screen TV has become a contender for the feature wall of our living room, in place of a fireplace, so how do we decorate the space it occupies? Check out this collection of inspirational ideas on how to decorate an entertainment wall.