Carol Hicks Bolton wall art and wooden bench

Small Entryway and Foyer Ideas & Inspiration

This photo appeared several years ago in Country Living, back when the magazine was heftier and meatier. I loved this display style then, and still love how it resonates. An oak church pew would substitute for the pricey Windsor bench.

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Painted Ceilings Ideas

7 Spaces for Built-In the white walls, color on ceiling, and shelves. Cozy little reading nook.

Painted Stripes: White Dove and Edgecomb Gray by Benjamin Moore at The Wood Grain Cottage

Home Paint Colors

Painted Stripes: White Dove and Edgecomb Gray by Benjamin Moore at The Wood Grain Cottage, love walls and entry

I am no fortune teller BUT.....a leopard stair runner is in my future!

Striking stairway with black handrail and white spindles alongside a Cheetah print stair runner with an eclectic gallery wall along the stairs.

modern entry by Michelle Hinckley

horizontal stripes from room to room; I love the angles of the hallway/rooms and the length the stripes give; might have put the flooring at a 45 degree angle, though

green pattern

Speaking of entryways, (or back entries, in the case above) maximize style in small spaces with stenciled or papered walls in a large pattern. This overscale wall covering (Michael Devine's Fretwork) is reminiscent of latticework.

Your foyer makes the important first interior impression of your home. Our 38 entryways of all sizes and styles offer inspiration for your decorating.

38 Welcoming Foyers

Fashionable nook love these colors, love the cute plant love love love

dark paint color still looks light

Love the carpet runner up the stairs Classic Coastal Colonial Foyer - traditional - staircase - newark - Michael Robert Construction

thin gold frames gallery wall, and oh the orange door (change the door to yellow and the frames to silver)

Great entryway by Lauren Liess Interiors. Love the gallery wall and the orange front door!

Fun way to "decorate" a staircase without using a runner!

The Rise of Risers {10 Ways to Get Creative!}

Walk a stylish line with dressed-up stair risers embellished with paint, wallpaper, or decoupage. The vertical stripe motif is sure to take an often-overlooked portion of the home from boring to soaring. Watch your step!

What my breakfast nook will be transformed to in a couple of weeks. B/W striped walls!

How To Add Interest to Long Narrow Hallway without Feeling Claustrophobic?

black and white stripes in the hallway - photo gallery walls - awesome chandelier and ceiling = awesome! Definitely doing something similar in the new hallway!