10 Ways to Gain Wallpaper Inspiration

The range of patterns and colourways available makes wallpaper the perfect material to create something unique in your home. Feature walls and even whole rooms decorated using wallpaper can look wonderful, and there are also some clever things you can do with those half rolls and off-cuts left over.

Here are ten of our favourite ideas for wallpaper inspiration:

 

1. Create a wallpaper headboard

Wallpaper headboard using Silvergate BP852

Wallpaper headboard using Silvergate BP852

 

2. Make merry with bunting

How to make wallpaper bunting

How to make wallpaper bunting

3. A wallpaper feature wall

Feature wall in Crivelli Trellis wallpaper design by Farrow & Ball. Walls in Pigeon.

Feature wall in Crivelli Trellis wallpaper design by Farrow & Ball. Walls in Pigeon.

4. Brighten up a lampshade

Make a wallpaper lampshade

Make a wallpaper lampshade

5. Create art with a panel

Art with a wallpaper panel using Peony BP 2301

Art with a wallpaper panel using Peony BP 2302

 

6. Beautify a drawer

Line a draw with colourful wallpaper

Line a draw with colourful wallpaper

7. Add contrast above dado rails

Wallpaper above the dado rail

Wallpaper above the dado rail

8. Revive a wardrobe

Wallpaper a wardrobe in Renaissance BP 3209

Wallpaper a wardrobe in Renaissance BP 3209

 

9. Impress with gift wrap

Use wallpaper as gift wrap

Use wallpaper as gift wrap

 

10. Transform a whole room!

Wallpaper a whole room (Renaissance BP 2808)

Wallpaper a whole room (Renaissance BP 2808)

 



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