Modern WallPaper Ideas

Hey Guys! For a long time I was contemplating whether we should fully paint our guest bedroom one neutral colour, or fully paint it and have one accent wall or then combine paint and wallpaper and use the wallpaper as an accent wall.  After lots of research and pinning through a gazillion images, I think I’ve decided on wallpapering!

Up until  a few years ago, wallpapers were considered old fashioned or tacky but they have made a huge comeback in modern day home decor and rightly so! Wallpapers have extensive uses- they come in a large variety of designs, colours and materials and more importantly, there are so many temporary and budget friendly wallpapers that almost anyone can use it to enhance their living space

When used correctly wallpapers can transform your home from bog standard builder-grade to luxe interiors. It not only provides a big pattern that creates impact but also makes the rest of the room easier to design by creating a focal point and tying in a design, colour or motif that leads to the rest of the room.

Below, I have listed my favourite wallpaper ideas for different areas of the house and hopefully it will give you the inspiration to ditch the paint cans and try wallpapering for a more trendy home.

Clean & Modern Bathroom from The Other Side of Neutral 
Wallpaper from Milton & King
Baby Boy Coastal Bedroom by Monika Hibbs
Wallpaper from Serena & Lily 
Play Room Wallpaper from Waltopia (Etsy)

Bright Laundry Room by Ryland Witt 
Wallpaper from Christopher Farr Cloth 

Dramatic Wallpapered Ceiling
Source: Unknown

Rustic Bedroom by Oh Eight Oh Nine 
Wallpaper from Scandinavian Wallpaper Decor 
Subtle & Beautiful Dining Area by Design Devotee 
Wallpaper from  Scandinavian Wallpaper & Decor 

I hope you all enjoyed looking through the vast uses of wallpaper and consider it’s practicality and ease of use to enhance your living space! If you already have a wallpaper installed anywhere in your home, please share the images in the comments section- I would love to see it! xoxo

5 Comments Add yours

  1. Mansi says:

    Oh wow!! These look amazing especially love the rustic wallpaper and the play room one. Can’t wait to see many more creative ideas


  2. Sona says:

    Loved reading this wallpaper blog! You have really inspired me to make my home trendy and chic with wallpaper instead of paint – thank you Remaking Ivy!


  3. Avishikta Banerjee says:

    The geometric patterns which you have used as examples are so chic and trendy! For sure I am going to be ditching paint cans for these amazing wallpaper ideas!


  4. Sarita says:

    Love the idea of a wallpaperedceiling! So unique & makes a great statement! I’ll be sure to try and find a place for that idea in my home.

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