The entryway is the first impression people get of your home. You want it to feel welcoming and give people a taste of what to expect through the rest of the home. It’s also a fabulous opportunity to make a statement and show off some of your personality.
A great entryway not only feels inviting but also reflects the style of the person who lives there. It’s a wonderful opportunity to express yourself. One way is to make a bold statement that will instantly catch someone’s eye and delight them as soon as they walk in. Another option is to go more subtle by infusing the space with character and capturing the spirit of what you want people to feel when they are in your home.
Here are 10 inspiring examples of entryways that either opted for a bold statement or successfully captured a particular vibe right from the get-go.
This entryway captures an artsy glamour that instantly makes a statement.
Source: Elle Decor
A white surfboard and bohemian touches serve up a chic, casual first impression.
Source: My Domaine
A turquoise door, colorful rug, and lovely patterns are a cheerful ‘hello’ to guests.
Source: House of Turquoise
This entryway looks like it has been curated over time thanks to the antiques and relaxed, casual vibe.
Source: One Kings Lane
Small touches like the patterned piece hanging from the hook and the variety of plants make this mid-century modern vignette feel lived in.
Source: Rue Magazine
Bright colors, a starburst chandelier, and a metallic wallpaper on the ceiling bring fun and charm to this entryway.
Source: In Site Designs
A large mirror makes quite the statement while books bring charm and personality to the table.
Source: How to Decorate
A large piece of art is another great way to make a statement, along with a bold rug and unique console table.
Black and white create a chic first impression.
Source: Elle Decor
A beautiful collection of decor gives this space a feminine yet rustic vibe.
What are some ways you could infuse more personality into your entryway?