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16 great ways to dress up a drab hallway

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Oftentimes overlooked during interior decoration, good old hallways are not merely transition spaces between rooms. They are much more than just an entrance way or a dumping ground for jackets or a storage space for shoes. In the most contemporary apartments, it's the first interior space greeting the visitors. It is, therefore, very important that this space be so bedecked to be visually pleasing & welcoming.

Usually people neglect the hallways, simply looking to fill up the empty space with any old pieces of furniture. But with the changing trends in interior decor & design, the hallways are being given their due importance just like the bedroom, the living room, or any other room in the house. Of late, room decorators, interior designers & their clients are acknowledging the untapped potential of these humble hallway spaces in imparting a jazzy aspect to the interiors as a whole and of course, in making that wonderful first impression on the guests.

With a bit of sophisticated styling, creative thinking, a dash of color, or addition of some elegant furniture, a hallway can be turned into the focal point of the home. Hallways can be beautiful passages that get you from one room to the next, inspiring the decor in some of these rooms as well! This homify article offers you 16 amazing ideas to doll up the hallways, that re-imagine how these long, narrow spaces can be used. From luxurious to muted & simple, there is something for every taste & budget. So, read on & be inspired!

A bright & attractive rear side of the front door makes for a stunning visual element.

 Corridor & hallway by 3deko

Covering the walls with a graceful wallpaper adds personality to the hallway.

The warm, natural & tactile bare brick wall look is perfect, especially in rustic-themed homes.

 Corridor & hallway by NaNovo
NaNovo

Kasia & Arek

NaNovo

Multitude of glazed surfaces ensures ample natural light & hence, plentiful radiant charm!

Mirrored wall panels are a timelessly elegant feature, that ​also make a smaller hallway seem much larger.

Some paint, masking tape & your creativity can do wonders to amp up the small cabinetry adorning your hallway.

 Corridor & hallway by Estudio Reverso
Estudio Reverso

Proyecto de interiorismo residencial en Marbella

Estudio Reverso

Go regal with gilded mirrors & a plush velvet bench seat!

This adorable hall bench with useful storage is indeed a delightful utility item.

country Corridor, hallway & stairs by Rectory Blue
Rectory Blue

Hand Painted 4' Monks' Bench

Rectory Blue

Display-cum-storage like this also serves for smartly utilizing the vertical space AND extending the grab n go convenience!

 Corridor & hallway by dwarf

A soothingly painted brick wall as a photo-gallery of your loved ones in the hallway sings homey melodies.

How about the chic allure of neutral hues for a truly fashionable hallway?

 Corridor & hallway by 3deko

Displaying art pieces enhances the aesthetic poise alongside forming a spectacular first impression on the guests!

Blending a vibrant pop of color with the soberness of black exudes oodles of playful poise.

 Corridor & hallway by unikat:lab
unikat:lab

miniszyk

unikat:lab

Palliative greens in big planters fetchingly create a tranquil Zen feel.

Adding a fresh floral complement rings in soft romantic vibes & injects cheery hues of warmth.

What do you think of this accent wall replete with the uncomplicated singularity of stone?

 Corridor & hallway by Spazio3Design
Spazio3Design

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