Dare To Be Different: 19 Accent Wall Ideas

Whether you’d like to define a living space or spotlight a treasured piece of artwork or architectural feature, an accent wall can create a striking, unique design element. Accent walls can also help you create color flow. By using the same color in fabrics, finishes, accessories, and furnishings in adjoining rooms, you can create a seamless transition from space to space. A showcase accent wall is a wall specifically designed to highlight a cool piece of decor in your room. The color should complement your piece and draw attention to it. An accent wall naturally draws the eye, so why not draw the eye to architectural features? Walls with a fireplace, large windows, vaulted ceiling lines, etc., are great options for a simple and bold accent wall. An accent wall can be a perfect way to break up a large room, to emphasize a particularly great architectural feature, or to instill a sense of the extraordinary in an otherwise completely ordinary space. This article contains 20 wonderful accent wall ideas – some you can do yourself, others might simply serve as inspiration. Take a look!

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