Two types of wallpaper in one room is still a fairly popular design move. Of course, not as popular as in the 90s, when everyone tried to make a “European-style”, but still widespread. Our tips site has collected for you designer tips on the correct use of different wallpapers in the interior..
If you are planning to combine different wallpapers horizontally, be warned – this option is outdated! In the overwhelming majority of cases, today the wallpaper is aligned vertically, keep in mind.
Option one – focus on a niche. If there is a niche for a TV panel in the living room or if the bed is in an alcove in the bedroom, it will be logical to highlight and emphasize this feature of the room with the help of different wallpapers. Moreover, you can use a variety of combinations, because a niche or alcove initially looks separate. In the same way, it will be logical to choose other wallpapers for decorating the attached loggia.
A good old accent wall. Yes, the wallpaper, which the portal wrote about gluing in detail, is also in demand. Most often it is a cute landscape or an urban view of a big city. In the case of an accent wall, different wallpapers are most often joined in the corner. That’s the right decision. But it is quite possible to use a different type of wallpaper, always brighter, more noticeable, to create a panel in a frame of moldings. Typically, this decor is placed behind the head of the bed or the back of the sofa, emphasizing the main piece of furniture in the bedroom or living room..
A good solution, according to the designers, is to use wallpaper of the same color, but with a different pattern and pattern. Or wallpapers of very similar shades. So the difference will not be too intrusive, and the combination will turn out to be harmonious, while allowing you to experiment with the design of the space..
It is more difficult to combine two types of wallpaper directly on one wall, designers warn. In this case, the joint is not in the corner, but in a very noticeable place, the wall is visually divided into zones. Therefore, it is safer to use ready-made combinations. Many wallpaper manufacturers offer such solutions. As an option – use wallpaper close or deliberately contrasting shades.
Of course, wallpaper can be combined with painted walls, use imitation brickwork. The main thing is to adhere to a reasonable principle – bright wallpapers with a noticeable pattern should be combined with more neutral, calm ones. Otherwise, the decor of the room will be annoying, too aggressive. Experiment! In the end, the wallpaper will not be so difficult to re-paste..