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37 inspiring ideas for decorating your entrance hallway

Ritika Tiwari Ritika Tiwari
Mediterranean corridor, hallway & stairs by Alessandro Corina Interior Designer Mediterranean
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The entrance hall is a space that all the houses have despite their size. There is always an area adjacent to the entrance door where we leave the house keys, wallet, coat, and even the shoes. Depending on the size, this space can indeed be a dream. Usually, it is the division that least concerns the residents and which is always left to the end when it comes to decoration. 

However, it is also a space that surprises us the most when adequately arranged. There are times when you enter a friends house and are surprised at first sight itself without even seeing the rest of the place. It is the same purpose we want you to apply within your home. Through this ideabook, you can see 37 amazing pictures of entrance hallways that will surely inspire you.

1. Central decoration

In case you have a wide entrance hallway then a central decoration is also worth a shot.

2. Hooks

If you want to save floor space than opting for wall mounted hooks is also a great idea.

3. Paintings

Large size paintings can add a decorative touch to your entrance instantly.

4. Marble floor

By using marble, you can create a sophisticated looking floor for your entrance hallway.

5. Lamps

If possible, you can also add table lamps to your entrance to make it look beautiful.

6. Bench

A sleek looking bench is also a great option to consider for your hallway.

7. Bright colors

Using bright colors can make even the most simple spaces look lively and vibrant.

8. Sideboards

The sideboard is another piece of furniture that comes in handy especially when placed in entrance hallways.

9. Floor rugs

Instead of carpets, you can also opt for floor rugs to decorate the space.

10. Vintage table

To incorporate a classic charm within your entrance hallway, you can opt for vintage tables.

11. Wooden floor

Instead of marble, you can also use wood for creating your entrance floor.

12. Light fixture

Creative looking light fixtures can make your entry stand out. These can also be made as a DIY project by you.

13. Open shelves

Open shelves can also be used for displaying decorative elements near your entrance.

14. Side tables

In case you have small side tables in your home you can place them in your entrance hallway to make the space more functional.

15. Mirror

Mirrors are an ideal decorative feature for small hallways, as they can make the area look bright.

16. Tiled floor

To create different patterns on the floor, you can consider using tiles as the construction material.

17. Open cabinet

Open cabinets when placed near the entrance can be used for storing your daily essentials.

18. Sleek bookcase

In case you have little more space than placing a sleek bookcase is also worth considering.

19. Flowers

Modern and spacious hall in a villa on Cote d'Azur. Modern Corridor, Hallway and Staircase by NG-STUDIO Interior Design Modern
NG-STUDIO Interior Design

Modern and spacious hall in a villa on Cote d'Azur.

NG-STUDIO Interior Design

Flowers can make your entrance look colorful and fresh.

20. Potted plants

Another alternative to flowers is potted plants that can be used for covering the available area as well.

21. Crystal vase

If you want a chic look for your entrance, then you can invest in crystal vases and decorative pieces.

22. Glass table

For a modern look, you can add transparent glass table to your entrance hallway.

23. Mixing elements

Mixing different decorative elements in a small space can also give you excellent results. Hear the designer has opted for a little-potted plant, painting, along with a beautiful table to complete the decor.

24. Shoe rack

The ideal place for incorporating shoe racks within your home is near your entrance hallway. Moreover, you can even conceal them with doors to make them look discrete.

25. Floor cladding

In case you want wood like feel for your entrance hall without spending a lot then consider using floor cladding.

26. Regal frames

Regal looking frames can be used for incorporating different objects like mirrors, paintings, and even family pictures.

27. Multifunctional furniture

Hear this piece of furniture can be used for two different purpose that is storage and seating.

28. Creating contrast

Color contrast is the most crucial factor while decorating any space. Here the use of color black gives a beautiful contrast against the wooden floor.

29. Candle stands

Another simple element that you can use to decorate your entrance hallway is candle stands.

30. Partition

You can create a see-through partition using geometric figures to separate your entrance from the rest of the house.

31. Sleek storage

A custom made sleek storage unit is ideal for narrow hallways.

32. Indoor garden

Here the designer has created a small indoor stone garden to make the place look amazing.

33. Creative walkway

Instead of a simple walkway, you can also customize it using pebbles and round stone slabs like seen in the picture.

34. Natural decoration

To add a more natural ambiance in your home consider using bamboo sticks.

35. Floor to ceiling windows

For making your hallway look bright and airy adding a floor to ceiling window is a great idea.

36. Framed pictures

Frame pictures of your family can even be used for decorating the walls of your entrance.

37. Natural wood table

Here the designer has used a natural slab of wood to create a unique looking table for the hall.

For more designs check out our ideabooks

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