This inviting foyer welcomes guests into a bright open living room that is dripping in character. White wainscoting lines the walls, while metallic foil gray silver cork wallpaper add a touch of color to the niches and the ceiling. A subtle custom bench hugs the walls with a dark blue and gold fabric adding seating to the space. Finally, a custom marble medallion sets the tone for the rest of the home.
Pick powerful patterns - Bold wallpaper, often sporting a graphic pattern, is a classic ingredient of an eclectic room. A niche can be a practical and eye-pleasing architectural addition as well as functional in your entry.
A bed with a bookcase headboard fits perfectly in the niche under the angled ceiling in this girl's contemporary bedroom. An accent wall of colorful butterfly wallpaper adds extra color to the white space.
A teen bedroom designed by Niche Interiors features richly patterned black-and-white-paisley wallpaper, an ornate chandelier, and bright pink walls. Black-and-white-striped curtains and a white shag rug add even more fun to the room.
Bold pattern abounds in this modern, open-concept living room, which blends textures and design styles to create a visually interesting mix. The fireplace is framed by a pair of niches that are fitted out with wallpaper and window seats, a fun alternative to traditional built-in bookshelves.
A mix of textures, like stacked stone and grasscloth wallpaper, create a visually interesting space, while recessed niches add a bit of drama this modern living room. A gallery wall of ocean inspired art incorporates nautical elements while keeping with streamlined modern design elements.
A tucked-away niche in the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2014, Dad's Honey Hole is designer Sunny K. Merry's nod to the private bar of days gone by. Inspired by a veteran of foreign walls, the room includes wallpaper depicting pin-up girls, an Art Deco-era mirror from Paris and a Japanese puffer fish pendant light.