This month I have been fortunate enough to guest blog for Wayfair. Giving my expert advice on how to decorate with Geometric Patterns at home.
In particular geometric wallpaper, because even though we love a geometric design. It can be difficult to involve within your interior styling, especially if you’re not sure how.
Involving Geometric Wallpaper within your interior style is a great way to bring colour and depth into your home.
Especially if you are inspired to have a fresh modern look, when you come to decorate. Geometric wallpaper patterns can bring in lovely prints and texture to your room. Whilst creating a luxury feel to the space.
As well as this type of design being involved within your home in a variety of ways.
The beauty about geometric wallpapers is there are a variety of styles within this modern and fresh pattern design. From bold, colour filled designs, to subtle and linear patterns with satisfying symmetry.
Each geometric pattern has a place in your home depending on your style. As well as the room you are decorating.
Here are my tops tips to help you decorate with geometric patterns within your home;
You can create a stunning statement feature within your room, by going bold and beautiful.
Create a vibrant statement feature wall with striking geometric shapes, with extravagant colours.
Try introducing jewel tones, such as teal, royal blue, emerald green. Whilst some involving metallic finishes can give a sense of luxury for your interior décor scheme.
Metallic features within geometric wallpapers are also a great way to brighten up your room. The metallic features will reflect your natural and artificial light throughout the day and evening, giving the perception of a larger interior space.
Simple metallic linear lines, or small metallic highlighted areas, are a perfect way to introduce metallic colours within wallpaper.
Would you rather decorate your whole room with geometric wallpaper? Try a subtle geometric pattern design instead, because they are most effective for this.
Choose simple lines and shapes, but play with colour within the design to keep your interiors feel chic and sophisticated.
Top tip: Select an accent colour within the wallpaper print and match it with your wall paint colour.
This will bring the whole of your interior decorating scheme together. As well make your room feel bigger as well.
Geometric pattern possibilities in your home are endless, depending on the style outcome you want achieve. Specific rooms that can work most effectively with geometric wallpaper features are;
1) Small rooms like your downstairs bathroom/cloakroom. This is a great place to go bold and have fun when it comes to decorating.
Dare to go a few colour shades darker or brighter within the wallpaper print, for the ultimate dramatic geometric effect.
2) Create stunning feature walls with geometric pattern in your living areas. Including your living room and open kitchen & dining space, are wonderful ways to. Especially if these rooms are purpose built, defined spaces.
Wallpapering a small area or recess with a geometric pattern will revive and give division to these areas. Whilst providing a function.
3) Children’s bedrooms are a great way to involve geometric wallpaper, to create a fun yet timeless effect.
Try choosing a geometric wallpaper with more than one colour scheme within the design.
This means you can change other accessories in the room round instead. To prevent having to redecorate regularly as your child grows up.
4) Entrance hallways are a wonderful way to create an impression with geometric wallpaper.
Therefore be sure to use subtle geometric prints, which are perfect for this type of area. This will help to create a chic and sophisticated look. Without feeling overwhelming as soon as you walk through the door.
Make sure you head over to Wayfair to browse their gorgeous geometric wallpapers. You’ll be sure to find plenty of inspiration to help you decorate with geometric patterns within your home.
Further advice to decorate with geometric patterns…
Do you need any further advice on how to decorate or style with geometric wallpaper or home furnishings? Please do get in contact to enquire with how I can help you with your interior styling needs.