25 Ideas To Make Your Entryway More Welcoming

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Your entryway is the first space your visitors see when they come in, and it should be welcoming and eye-catchy. Hint on the style of your home that they will see after, and make your entryway cozy to inspire the guests to come in. What are the easiest ways to make your entryway welcoming? Let’s consider some of the simplest and don’t forget that if you take up a couple of ideas, all these elements should be in harmony with each other.

Use Bold Wallpaper

Use eye-catchy wallpaper for the walls of your entryway, interesting printed wallpaper walls have become a huge trend and using this idea for your entryway is a win-win one. geometric wallpaper will fit most decor styles, floral and botanical print wallpaper is a hot trend (especially realistic prints), arrow prints look boho. Add artworks, furniture and a mirror that fit in style and voila – your gorgeous space is done!

sophisticated mid-century modern entryway with Dolmatin print wallpaper and gilded touches

sophisticated mid-century modern entryway with Dolmatin print wallpaper and gilded touches

just one arrow print wall will add a cool boho and rustic feel to your space

just one arrow print wall will add a cool boho and rustic feel to your space

black wallpaper with botanical prints will make your entryway special and eye-catchy

black wallpaper with botanical prints will make your entryway special and eye-catchy

bold green wallpaper with a floral print and matching cushions on the benches

bold green wallpaper with a floral print and matching cushions on the benches

geometric wallpaper is a stylish choice that fits most decor styles

geometric wallpaper is a stylish choice that fits most decor styles

go for black and white geo print wallpaper for a mid-century modern space

go for black and white geo print wallpaper for a mid-century modern space

Add A Bench

Coat racks and shoe cabinets are a must for an entryway but if you have enough space, a cool bench is what you need. First of all, it’s comfy for sitting and taking off or putting on your shoes or boots. Second, it may feature some storage space – inside or under it. Third, it will highlight the style of your entryway – glam, modern, boho, rustic or any other, just find a proper piece!

a great little entry bench with baskets for storage brings that farmhouse feel to the space

a great little entry bench with baskets for storage brings that farmhouse feel to the space

a modern glam entryway is nailed with a mauve upholstered bench and cool abstract artworks

a modern glam entryway is nailed with a mauve upholstered bench and cool abstract artworks

a mid-century modern space with a comfy bench and a large round mirror

a mid-century modern space with a comfy bench and a large round mirror

a farmhouse entryway with a vintage wooden bench and baskets for storage under it

a farmhouse entryway with a vintage wooden bench and baskets for storage under it

a refined vintage mustard-colored upholstered bench and an exquisite mirror for a vintage space

a refined vintage mustard-colored upholstered bench and an exquisite mirror for a vintage space

a minimal entryway with a metal and cork bench that is perfectly cozy and comfy

a minimal entryway with a metal and cork bench that is perfectly cozy and comfy

brign an industrial feel to your space with a hairpin leg and leather bench in the corner

brign an industrial feel to your space with a hairpin leg and leather bench in the corner

a bold glam space with a framed mirror collage and a comfy white leather bench on gilded framing

a bold glam space with a framed mirror collage and a comfy white leather bench on gilded framing

Hang Bold Artworks

A bold or oversized artwork will be a chic and cool statement for entryway decor, it can define the whole space. Find a proper piece for your style and colors, an oversized one or a whole combo of artworks. It may be your own photo from a holiday to remind you of that awesome time. Hang it over the bench or a console table if there’s any, or just on the wall and voila – a stylish statement is ready!

a bold colorful artwork makes a statement in this entryway

a bold colorful artwork makes a statement in this entryway

an oversized abstract artwork makes a bold stylish statement in this entry

an oversized abstract artwork makes a bold stylish statement in this entry

why not hang a glam and fun artwork in a girlish entryway

why not hang a glam and fun artwork in a girlish entryway

your own oversized photo can be the artwork you need to remind of the cool vacation

your own oversized photo can be the artwork you need to remind of the cool vacation

a combo of watercolor corals for a beach home entryway

a combo of watercolor corals for a beach home entryway

Get A Unique Chandelier

Every space needs some light but if we take an entryway, it’s usually a small space that requires just one lamp or light. A unique chandelier or pendant lamp can be a nice idea for making a statement in the entryway. Choose a piece of a couple of pieces that fit your space – glam, modern, art deco, rustic or any other. Don’t be excessive – just one statement lamp is enough for a small entryway.

an oversized artwork  a matching navy and gold entryway bench are a chic combo

an oversized artwork a matching navy and gold entryway bench are a chic combo

a creative geometric metal chandelier with modern candles for an art deco space

a creative geometric metal chandelier with modern candles for an art deco space

an oversized crystal ball chandelier to add a glam feel to your entry

an oversized crystal ball chandelier to add a glam feel to your entry

cool pendant lamps for an entryway

cool pendant lamps for an entryway

a couple of glam and super shiny crystal and metallic chandeliers for a refined modern space

a couple of glam and super shiny crystal and metallic chandeliers for a refined modern space