7 Blank Wall Design Inspirations

I have a common design dilemma — what do you do with a long windowless wall?   Especially when it’s the first one you see when you enter the house?

Relative to the open floor plan..

Relative to rest of room

Fireplace not mounted yet, it will be a bit further to right..

The 13 ft. run of blank white wall.  Fireplace not mounted yet, it will be a bit further to right.  (Ignore table)

So I went searching for a little inspiration – any excuse to surf the net ‘n drool over hot designs!  Here are some found options:

1)  Textured 3D wall panel

3dwallpanel

Instant texture and visual interest!

www.diytrade.com

2)  Wallpaper mural

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Very cool and definitely makes an impact.

Brooklyn-Black-and-White-Wallpaper-Mural-Room

http://www.improvisedlife.com/2013/08/07/cool-tiled-black-and-white-wall-mural-wallpaper/

www.muralswallpaper.co.uk

3)  Faux stone

fauxstone

Cozies up the room…

www.polyurestone.com

4)  Wood

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The rustic would be a nice contrast against the white and metal contemporary look I have going on right now…

http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/diy-scrap-wood-pallet-wallmom-140108

5) Gallery Wall

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Elegant and lovely. Unique as well since it’s your collection that can be added to over time. Plus, minimal work in the immediate – just paint single light color, and start adding framed art and photographs!

http://www.askthedesigndiva.com/

6) Removable wallpaper

removable wallpaper

Who knew? Peel and stick wallpaper!!

https://www.thewallstickercompany.com.au/products/Curio-and-Curio-removable-wallpaper-%252d-herringbone.html

7) Last, but not least, the affordable designs with paint:  stencils, stripes, chevrons, and the abstract

stencils

Stencils are a fantastic alternative to wallpaper – easy, inexpensive, and you can choose any color combo you want.

http://www.sears.com/cutting-edge-stencils-wall-stencil-vision-reusable-wallpaper/p-SPM6396345108P?PDP_REDIRECT=false

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These stripes are gorgeous.

http://www.shelterness.com/10-ideas-for-painting-stripes-on-walls/pictures/8072/

Home interior with fireplace and sofas 3D rendering

Such a classic pattern..

http://www.decorgirl.net/the-chevron-is-the-new-stripe/

abstract wall

Creative!

http://feng-shui-miracles.com/extreme-makeover-home-edition/

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