Many people consider that the guest won’t pay attention to the entry way so they don’t believe it is important to accessorize this area of the house. The 2014 decorating trends brought a fresh air in home decoration and with it the call of smartly accessorized entry ways.
On the Inside
In case you have a large hallway you can place near the entry an animal printed sofa or ottoman. Place a narrow, rustic looking table near the wall and put a spending orchid in bloom on it. Vintage looking boxes and a beautiful painted china vase can complete the look.
A vanity near the entry can not only be an elegant accessory but also a functional storage place. A dresser with an incorporated mirror can fit a country style entry . Place a vase of flowers between two small nightstand lamp on top of it, and you will also have a glim light to welcome the guest in the evening.
A Classic Look
A half-moon table leaned against the wall can be decorated with candles and a flower bowl filled with seasonal blooms. You can place an elegant mirror above to completed the elegant look.
Covered Storage Place
The entry of the house can be accessorized with pretty but practical things. A table with a long slip cover can double as a shoe storage space. Choose neutral colors for the cover and add a large lamp and a flower bowl on top . A simple mirror is ideal for this type of entry décor.
From the Outside
In case you have a rustic looking deck , place a wooden bench near the entry way. During warm season this can be the place to draw your breath while enjoying the shade. You can simply add a damask patterned pillow and a tiny vase with seasonal flowers to decorate the bench. Consider choosing a rough finish for the wood to add a cottage feel to this entry way decoration.
You can always place beautiful potted plants next to the entry. In case you have room, the plants can pave the way to the front door. Consider aromatic plants for a scented air during summer.
A Touch of Color
In case you have a colorful front door you should think about placing a neutral bench next to it. Rattan furniture is perfect for this purpose. To create a cozy sitting space adds throw pillows in the same color as the front door.