You may think that picking your bedroom wall decor is the final finishing touch. However, the design you select for your walls can set the tone and style for the entire room – from calming and minimalist to dramatic or fantastical.

Awaken your bedroom’s look with these twenty great wall decor ideas, making it a heavenly space to sleep, read your favourite book or chat for hours with your loved ones.


alpine bedroom wall decor
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Forestry scenes evoke a cool calm alpine freshness that can dissipate the staleness of a much used bedroom. Wallpaper or murals depicting a fresh landscape scene work equally well for the heights of summer or the depths of winter.

white bedroom wall decor
EVER HOPEFUL: ‘Make A Wish’ for a sleep in!

Artwork that is soothing in both palette and subject sets the scene for a restful slumber. For a cohesive look, use tones from the artwork to define the colour palette for the space. Think linen, soft furnishings, curtains and rugs.

bedroom wall decor art print
GENTLE: ‘Fragility’ depicts the sleep state well

This dandelion pappus mid spread is an artful representation of the fragility that nature embraces as a lovely way of survival. And who doesn’t want to gently drift away into dreamland?

bedroom wall decor plants
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As humans, our love for plants is well documented and celebrated. But the constant maintenance of keeping them alive can be all too much for most of us. Entwine with the beauty of greenery (minus the upkeep!) with foliage inspired wall design.

bedroom wall decor curtains
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If you’re a fan of functionality meets aesthetics when it comes to master bedroom design, why not dual purpose some curtains to decorate your walls? A blackout or brownout pair make a strong statement and colour block that you can use as a backdrop.


bedroom wall decor mirror
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Mirrors are not only timeless, they can be placed anywhere to make a room seem bigger and filled with character. As decor, this combination of function and beauty is anything but garden variety, so for dramatic feels go big like Gatsby!

summer bedroom wall decor
ADD A DASH OF DRAMA: with ‘Summer Evening’

Creating drama in your decor isn’t always about being bleak, nor is it simply black or white. A cacophony of colours make for stunning and eye-catching bedroom wall decor.

dreamy bedroom wall decor
IN YOUR DREAMS: go stargazing ‘Under The Milky Way’

Are you one to dream of the moonlit sky or get caught up in the whimsy of a magical evening? Your bedroom is the ideal place to let your personality shine, so fortify your fantasies with a pictorial tale. Show, don’t tell!

bedroom wall decor wallpaper
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There’s no denying that wallpaper used to be daggy. But these days you can source exquisite and striking wallpaper designs to add a dash of drama to your sanctuary with style and flair.

floral bedroom wall decor
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Think floral patterns in the bedroom are just for grannies? Think again! The new style of floral wallpapers and murals are bang on trend, creating dramatic and dreamy vibes without a hint of chintz.


whimsical bedroom wall decor
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Balance the grind of everyday life by creating a fantastical escape in your bedroom. For lovers of make believe, there’s never been a better time to trick up your room with whimsical elements like fairy lights, tulle and unusual wall decor.

bedroom wall decor blackboard
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You’ll want to treat this one like a fun art project that the whole family can get involved in. The best thing about using blackboard paint as bedroom wall decor is that as soon as you get bored with it, you can rub it out and start all over again!

fantasy bedroom wall decor
BED READY: drift away on the ‘The Dreamboat’

Want to drift away in a boat of your fancy to a land where your troubles can’t bother you?  The haven of a bedroom tailored to your every whim is just what you need.

art deco bedroom wall decor
EVENING PREENING: create an atmospheric escape with ‘Flamingo Moon’

Evoking twilight moods, this art print is great for the art deco lover as well as the fantasy art enthusiast. Particularly if you love a bit of a brooding atmosphere in your bedroom.

boho bedroom wall decor
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If this boho inspired scene sets your senses alight, try replicating it with your own indoor tented features to make your bedroom feel like you’re on vacation every night!


bedroom wall decor planters
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Lots of people love the minimalist look when it comes to their personal retreat. Encourage a good night’s sleep with bedroom wall decor that embraces simplicity and an uncluttered feel. For example, these cute little wall planters are divine for real or artificial plants without taking up valuable floor space.

bedroom wall decor ideas
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For a look that’s truly out of the box, some wire caging makes an interesting backdrop for your bed. As well as adding to the minimalist vibe, it also offers sturdy hanging space that can be dressed up with lighting, art prints, postcards, mirrors, fabric and more. Have fun playing with different shapes – circles and triangles work wonderfully against the squares!